Why Study Graduate Entry Medicine at New Vision University UK (Derby Campus)?
No entry exams
From 5,250 per year
October & March
Up to the last 3 years
- BSc graduates can now study for an MD degree in the UK through New Vision University (NVU), a Georgian-based University.
- The graduate entry programme is just four years in duration.
- You can customise the course to suit you; giving you greater flexibility in terms of tuition fees and the programme itself.
- The New Vision University is well-staffed and is fully-equipped with laboratories and medical equipment.
- The university has developed excellent relationships with a network of NHS Hospitals in the UK who allow NVU students to make use of their premises and local staff of consultants (senior doctors). These same university hospitals teach students from UK medical schools.
- This programme is split into pre-clinical and clinical years. During the pre-clinical year, students will study at the NVU Georgian campus. The clinical years consist of lectures and clinical rotations at British and Georgian Hospitals.
- Intakes for this programme take place in October and March.
- New Vision University features state-of-the-art labs and medical equipment and is staffed with the finest teaching professionals.
- New Vision University is a recognised medical institution and is featured in esteemed medical directories and associations such as the WDMS and FAIMER.
This programme is divided into pre-clinical and clinical years.Pre-Clinical Year
- The 4-Year Graduate Medicine Programme is taught entirely in English with students studying on-campus for the first year in Derby, UK then completing three years of clinical rotations in medical facilities and hospitals.
- This programme is open to graduates who hold a Bachelor’s Degree (BSc) in a science-related field such as Biomedical Science.
- From Years Two to Four, students complete medical training and lectures in clinical settings.
- Graduates are qualified with a global medicine degree and trained in professional medical facilities and hospitals.
- Students will complete the majority of the studies in Georgia.
- New Vision University (NVU) graduate entry students will have the option to study their pre-clinical modules on-campus in Derby in the UK.
- NVU has commenced developing and converting a 44,000 sq. ft. building that will be a modern UK Campus with pre-clinical learning facilities.
- The building will open to students in late 2021 with digital and traditional teaching spaces, scientific laboratories, and professional medical training equipment.
- Lectures will give students the chance to get hands-on experience with medical practicing equipment while also providing training on how to measure, read and evaluate results.
- Lectures will also offer practical training and up-skilling in operating the machines.
- They will include a variety of mandatory training with as resuscitation and anaphylaxis management equipment.
- Attending clinical ward rounds, presentations and teachings.
- Learning patient disease management with consultants and senior training registrars.
- Hands-on experience with patient disease clerking.
- Hands-on clinical examination.
- Attending errands related to patient disease management, pathology testing, taking bloods, and other investigations.
- Attending and learning other ward procedures such as catheter change.
- Attending outpatient clinics.
- Learning to write discharge letters and admission notes.
- Learning clinical skills and communication to patients and families
- Participation in on-call duties and learning on-call procedure with the assigned doctor.
|Fee for the UK campus||10,000 per year|
|Fee for the Georgian campus||7,000 per year|
|Tuition Fees for UK-based Clinical Rotations||320–360 per ECTS|
|Living Costs||Monthly ()||Annually ()|
Applicants must provide the following information:
- An application which includes the following details: bio, education history and course for which you are applying.
- A copy of your secondary education results with subjects studied.
- Documents from your home country confirming that you are authorised to study in Georgia.
- Two small photos of 4-5cm.
You will need to provide the following:
- Valid immigration status (i.e. you should be able to stay in the UK without a Visa)
- DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service)
- Medical Screening (this is a report with vaccinations etc.)
- Occupational Clearance (i.e. a local GP will need to issue a letter that the student is fit to study)
- Register with a local GP practice
- Indemnity Insurance
- An up-to-date CV
- Valid transcript from previous years
- Prove financial capability (bank statement or a letter from parents)
- UK address and contact details
- The name and contact details of your next of kin
- Mentor in charge
- Many of the world’s Medical Councils require that the Medical School that awarded the Doctor of Medicine degree (MD) be listed on the World Directory of Medical Schools (WDMS.
- Additionally, each region has its own requirements:
- The General Medical Council (GMC) expects a medical degree to have a minimum 5,500 Clock Hours over a minimum period of three years.
- The Educational Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) requires a medical degree to have a minimum duration of four years.
- The Australian Medical Council (AMC) maintains an additional database of Recognised Medical Schools.
- It also requires a medical degree to have a minimum duration of four years.
- Online studies (distance learning studies), are not currently recognised by any of the world’s Medical Councils.
- Online study is not offered as a study option.
- In the UK, the General Medical Council (GMC), requires the following for international medicine:
- A minimum of 5,500 Clock Hours.
- Clock hours consist only of Lectures, Tutorials (Seminars) and Clinical Training.
- This does not include Distance Learning, Exams or Individual Work.
- In the US, the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG):
- Approves medical schools that have a physical campus, and,
- Whose main educational operations are conducted in the country of registration.
- When medical graduates apply for registration, all Medical Councils assess the evidence of studies, including online study:
- Students are advised to have a formal explanation prepared, if requested, including evidence and exception documentation for online studies completed during Covid-19.