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Opps Watch: Year 12 Medicine and Dentistry Summer School

  • Queen Mary University of London (map)

Applications open Friday 9 February and close Monday 19 March 2018

Two week-long, non-residential Summer Schools. 

This summer school is for year 12 students who are interested in studying Medicine or Dentistry at university and wish to make an informed decision, prepare a successful application and understand what these degree subjects and careers involve. 

The Summer Schools includes: 

  • Roughly 50% sessions focused on Medicine, 25% on Dentistry and 25% on sessions applicable to all  
  • Clinical skills workshops
  • A 'problem based learning' research project and presentation (including presentation training)
  • Discussion with current QMUL students
  • Admissions, Alternatives to Medicine and personal statement a sessions
  • The winning presentation groups will be awarded a day at the Bart's Medical simulator on 30th July 2018!


  • Achieved AAABBB at GSCE (777666 for GSCEs taken from 2015) including Maths, English Language, and either Biology and Chemistry or Double Science
  • Predicted a minimum of AAA at A level, including Biology or Chemistry plus another Science or Maths (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, or Maths)
  • Unfortunately students who are studying for BTEC qualifications are not eligible to apply for this summer school
  • Meet one or more widening participation criteria
Later Event: July 9
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