University of Buckingham

University of Buckingham

General Internal Medicine

Detailed theory teaching and clinical training is given in all sub-specialities of General Internal Medicine with emphasis on clinically relevant and topical issues. Students will be expected to spend four 10-week placements at other UK NHS Trusts. During the course of the programme, the teaching plans of individual specialities include attendance at a number of internationally recognised speciality medical conferences within the UK. Students will also be encouraged to attend the grand rounds held daily at Ealing Hospital.

Entry requirements

An MBBS or equivalent degree; applicants must have successfully completed 1 year of internship at a hospital and must supply their certificate of completion; an IELTS score of 7.0 or equivalent unless all previous training in medicine has been in English; this must be confirmed in one of the academic references; applicants must have graduated from an internationally recognised medical school; applicants must have completed their undergraduate training and be fully registered with the Medical Council in their respective country.

Course modules

Modules include: cardiology; respiratory medicine; gastroenterology; infectious diseases; emergency medicine; diabetes and endocrinology; critical care including ITU; nephrology; radiology; neurology; dermatology; haematology and oncology; medical opthalmology; rheumatology; medical statistics; ethics and law in medicine; audit and dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MD Full-time £ 50,000 per Whole course (home fees) 2 calendar years
MD Full-time £ 50,000 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 calendar years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
The University of Buckingham Buckingham MK18 1EG South East

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