The University of Exeter: UCAT and Medical Course Entry Information

Are you thinking about doing a Medicine degree at the University of Exeter? Are you still confused about your entry requirements? Well, this article explains everything you need to know about University of Exeter's UCAT and course requirements!

In this article, we’re going to give you an overview of The University of Exeter and the medicine courses it offers which require UCAT for admission.

An overview of The University of Exeter

The University of Exeter was established in 1955 and currently has 22,085 students from more than 130 countries.

The University has six Academic Colleges spread out across three campuses.

The College of Medicine and Health is located on the St Luke’s Campus.

Exeter offers students over 200 societies to choose from (including Baking, Medical Society, and Theatre), sporting facilities (including a health and fitness studio and an indoor heated swimming pool), and a range of volunteering opportunities.

The University also offers a wide range of accommodation options for students including both self-catered and catered options, and of a varied price range.

 

Rankings

Times Higher Ed RankQS rankingsAcademic Ranking of World Universities
146163151-200

 

The University of Exeter Medical Courses offered that require UCAT

Medical CoursesCourse CodeEntry RequirementsLength of CourseCampus Taught
Bachelor of Medicine/ Bachelor of SurgeryA100ATAR (for NSW):

  • NA

IB (International Baccalaureate):

  • At least 36 points overall

A-Level:

  • Applicants must receive a AAA at A-Level.

BTEC Students:

A minimum of DDD.

Prerequisites:

For IB:

  • IB Biology and Chemistry at HL6.

For A-Level:

  • GCE A-Level Biology and Chemistry at grade A.

For BTEC:

  • GCE A-Level Biology and Chemistry at grade A.

NOTE: General Studies is not included in any offer.

Entry Requirement: 

Acceptance is based on student’s meeting the minimum academic results, UCAT results, and their interview.

UCAT:

There is no minimum threshold mark required for the UCAT. However, a score lower than 2500 will generally not be invited for an interview.

Application Process:

  • Students are required to apply through UCAS.
  • Students are required to achieve the minimum academic standards covered above
  • Students also need to sit the UCAT exam and score a high mark
  • If selected, students will need to attend an interview between December and March.

Interview Criteria and structure:

  • Criteria: The interview assesses:
    • Ability to think critically and flexibly
    • Your work experience
    • Communication Skills
    • Ability to work in a team
  • Structure:
    • The interview is structured as Multiple Mini Interviews.
    • There are 7 stations with each station assessing a specific criterion.
    • Students must be awarded a ‘Yes’ judgement to at least 5 of their stations to be considered for an offer.
5 years full-timeSt Luke’s Campus

 

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