Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Medicine
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code A100
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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Applications for admission to full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses at the University should normally be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Full information can be obtained from the UCAS websi...

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Duration 5 years
Qualification Letters MB, BCh, BAO
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements

All applicants will be ranked on cognitive performance, and a proportion selected for interview. Interviews will take place between January and March in Belfast for home and EU applicants. Staff from the Medical Sc...

Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content


Queen’s is an exciting place to study medicine with our students experiencing clinical practice in a variety of hospitals, general practices and healthcare settings throughout Northern Ireland from first year onwards.

The School of...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 and 2
During the first two years of the degree you learn about the scientific basis of medical practice. You gain knowledge about each body system, focusing on the mechanisms of cellular structure and function. You also study pathology, micro...

Assessment Method

Expand+The ways in which students are assessed will vary according to the Learning Outcomes of each module. Details of how each module is assessed are outlined in the Study Guides which are provided to all students at the beginning of the academic year.


Careers or Further Progression

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At the end of the undergraduate course you will receive your MB ChB BAO degree, which is a primary medical qualification (PMQ). Holding a PMQ entitles you to apply for provisional registration with the General Medica...

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