Medicine and Surgery MBChB (Graduate Entry)

Key information

  • Course length: 4 years
  • UCAS code: A101
  • Year of entry: 2021
  • This programme does not accept applications from international students.

Entry Requirements

Graduates applying for the A100 or the A101 programme must meet specific minimum criteria as defined in our guidelines and are required to sit GAMSAT. 

Please note: There are no places for overseas students on the Graduate A101 programme.

Degree level offer

A level requirementsCurrently, students should have attained or expect to attain at least a good 2:1 degree in a Biomedical/Health Science subject and a minimum of BBB at A level (to include Chemistry together with either Biology, Physics or Mathematics) and a third academic subject. Minimum GCSE requirements of a grade C in English and Mathematics apply. (this is the typical entry requirement) for this course.

General Studies is not considered for this course.

Subject requirementsMust include Chemistry together with either Biology, Physics or Mathematics at A level at a minimum of grade B. Third A level cannot be General Studies, Citizenship Studies or Critical Thinking.

Only one of Maths or Further Maths will be considered.
The University of Liverpool now requires a GAMSAT result as part of the entry requirements for graduates applying for the 4 year programme. See for more details.

For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaNot acceptable in lieu of A level requirements
International BaccalaureateInternational Baccalaureate at a minimum of 32 points, offering 6 independent subjects; which must include Chemistry and either Biology, Physics or Maths at a minimum of grade 5 at Higher Level (HL) together with a third academic subject at HL. No less than grade 3 accepted in any HL or SL subject.
Irish Leaving CertificateAcceptable only when combined with other qualifications
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherAAAAA-AABBB Highers plus AB Advanced Highers. A in Biology and Chemistry
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedNot accepted
AccessSpecified Access to Medicine courses acceptable, please see here.
International entry requirementsThis programme does not accept applications from international students.
International entry for this course

This programme does not accept applications from international students.

Work Experience Requirements

No formal work experience is specified but healthcare experience is a prerequisite and applicants will need to address our non-academic criteria and include the demonstration of healthcare career awareness/insight, a caring contribution to the local community and a critical, coherent and informative approach to communication.

EU Entry Requirements

EU Qualifications

Duty Of Care Requirements

Applicants to programmes in the School of Medicine should be aware that the professional body governing the practice of medicine (The General Medical Council) has specific requirements relating to the protection of both staff and patients. Students will be required to undertake an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check, undergo an occupational health check and be tested for and/or immunised against a range of infectious diseases prior to patient contact. See the General Medical Council website and the archived Department of Health guidance document.

Alternative entry requirements