Top Medical Schools in the UK

The decision to pursue medicine as a career is not a decision that medical hopefuls take lightly. After all, their work will directly impact the lives of everyone they come into contact with. In order to prepare for this incredible responsibility, proper education must be considered. There are dozens of incredible institutes all over the world to choose from that have intense programs to transform mere students into doctors and medical professionals. If you’re looking to stay in the UK to attend school and practice medicine, your choices are plentiful, as the UK is home to some of the most prestigious programs in the world. Here, we’ll take a look at some of the top medical schools in the UK to help make your decision a bit easier.

The decision to pursue medicine as a career is not a decision that medical hopefuls take lightly. After all, their work will directly impact the lives of everyone they come into contact with. In order to prepare for this incredible responsibility, proper education must be considered. There are dozens of incredible institutes all over the world to choose from that have intense programs to transform mere students into doctors and medical professionals. If you’re looking to stay in the UK to attend school and practice medicine, your choices are plentiful, as the UK is home to some of the most prestigious programs in the world. Here, we’ll take a look at some of the top medical schools in the UK to help make your decision a bit easier.

 

Newcastle University

Founded in 1834, The Newcastle University Medical School takes pride in being the only English university that began as a medical school. Being the first of its kind is not the only thing that Newcastle can be proud of, however; the school currently has a sister campus in Malaysia as well. This innovative institution is known for its incredibly tenacious students, as the admission process is very competitive.

 

Imperial College (London)

The Imperial College of London in its current form may have only been established in 1997, but the College’s roots date back all the way to the early 1800’s. One of the school’s founding establishments, St. Mary’s Hospital, is quite famous for being the institute where Sir Alexander Fleming first discovered penicillin. This innovative spirit has expanded over the years to make Imperial College of London one of the best medical schools in the UK today.

 

University of Cambridge

It should come as no surprise that this institute tops the lists of nearly every major publication when ranking the top medical schools in the UK. Not only is it one of the top schools here…

 

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Author: Thorsten Hagemann

Thorsten Hagemann is medical professional, entrepreneur, and cycling enthusiast. He is the Founder of MedAdvise Ltd., a consultancy company focused on preventative medicine. Hagemann graduated in medicine in 1998 and earned his Doctor of Medicine in 2002. He went on to specialize in Internal Medicine, Haematology, and Medical Oncology.

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