Why Choose Medical Universities in the UK (Derby Campus?
No entry exams
- Medicine: From 5250/ year
October & March
Up to the last 3 years
Students enrolling at medical universities can study an undergraduate 6-Year medicine route and a graduate 4-Year medicine route for a Doctor of Medicine (MD) qualification.
Undergraduate 6-Year Programmes
This programme consists of the following medicine study routes to choose from:
- Students study partially on-campus in the UK for pre-clinical modules then study the third year of pre-clinical modules on-campus in Georgia.
- Studies in the UK in Derby at a state-of-the-art university campus.
- In the final three years of clinical modules, students complete lectures and clinical rotations at hospitals and facilities in Georgia.
- Students on this route will enrol in a BSc degree in a relevant science area (e.g. Pharmacy, Nursing etc.) at an accredited university based in the UK, EU or further abroad while also studying summer medical modules for two months for the first three years at NVU Georgia.
- Following this, students will commence their practical study modules including lectures and clinical rotations at Georgian hospitals.
Undergraduate 5-Year Programme
- Students studying the UK undergraduate dentistry degree complete five years of pre-clinical and clinical modules.
- Students complete partially pre-clinical modules in the UK at a new dentistry campus in Derby then study on-campus in Georgia.
- For the final three years, students undertake clinical training and attend lectures, studying clinical modules and dentistry procedures in dental clinics and practices in Georgia.
- Students who complete part of their dentistry studies in the UK are qualified with a world-class degree and are highly trained in European and British medical settings.
- The 4-Year Graduate Programme is an accelerated course with students studying a rigorous course.
- Students enter the medicine programme in the third year of the six-year degree and are eligible to apply based on their prior Bachelor’s Degree (BSc) in a science-related area such as Biomedical Science at an accredited university.
- The graduate medicine programme is divided into pre-clinical and clinical years in the relevant study modules.
- In the pre-clinical year of the UK graduate programme, students study preclinical modules on both UK and Georgian campuses.
- Students then complete the final three years of their medicine programme on-campus with on-campus studies including lectures and clinical rotations at medical facilities and hospitals in Georgia.
- The Graduate Entry Dentistry Programme qualifies graduates with a world-class, internationally-recognised degree in Dentistry.
- To apply, candidates must hold a science-related Bachelor’s Degree (BSc) such as Biomedical Science and applicants must submit academic transcripts.
- The programme has a structure of one year of pre-clinical modules and three years of clinical modules.
- Graduate programme students complete partially pre-clinical modules on-campus in Derby, UK with lectures and seminars.
- For the final three years, students then complete clinical modules with lectures and practical dentistry training in dental practices and facilities in Georgia.
- Part of the on-campus pre-clinical studies will be offered in the UK by New Vision University (NVU).
- The university has secured a 44,000 sq. ft. building in Derby that is being converted to a modern UK Campus with pre-clinical medical and dentistry facilities including teaching spaces and digital zones.
- Students will begin studying on-campus in Derby in the latter half of 2022.
- Candidates from EU and non-EU countries may apply for the undergraduate medicine and dentistry programmes in the UK.
- You will not have to complete any entrance exams.
- To be eligible for graduate entry, applicants are required to hold a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in a science-related field such as Biomedical Science or Pharmacy.
- Candidates are not required to sit entrance exams.
- Below is a list of costs for the Medicine and Dentistry Programmes:
|Medicine Programmes||UK Campus Route||10,000 per year|
|Fee for the Undergraduate BSc Route 2-Month Summer Study (UK Campus)||5,000|
|Fee for the Undergraduate BSc Route 2-Month Summer Study (Georgian Campus)||3500|
|Accommodation Fees the 2-Month Summer Study Period in Georgia||500–600|
|Tuition Fees for UK-based Clinical Rotations||320–360|
|Dentistry Programme||Fees for the UK & Georgia campuses (availability of a 25% discount at both campuses)||7,000 per year|
|Tuition Fees for UK-based Clinical Rotations||320–360 per ECTS|
- Please note that intakes for these programmes take place in October and March.
- If you do not need a visa, the deadline to apply is the start of the September and February.
- Please note that the academic year is split into two semesters.
- The timetable will be structured as follows:
|Teaching Period||Early October||Late December|
|Vacation time||Late December||End December|
|Exams||Early January||Late January|
|First retake examination||Early February||Mid-February|
|Teaching Period||Early March||Early May|
|Vacation time||Early May||Mid May|
|First retake examination||Mid-June||Late June|
|SUMMER VACATION / SUMMER TRAINING PRACTICE|
|Second retake examination||Early September||Mid-September|
- 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.
- Prior to application for the Overseas Registration Exam, international dental graduates must submit a record of their clinical experience and dental degree.
- The General Dental Council (GDC) in the UK specifies a minimum of 1600 hours of clinical experience which:
- Comprise hours spent completing appropriate investigations and/or administering dental treatment
- Do not comprise time spent observing dentists or assisting other dentists/dental students
- The 1600 hours of clinical experience can be:
- From during the dental degree,
- During post-qualification experience, or,
- A combination of degree and post-qualification experience