Undergraduate Medicine at Dundee Medical School

Dundee Medical School: Shaping the Future of Medicine Worldwide

Ranked 1st in Scotland and 5th in the UK for Medicine: Guardian University League Table 2017

With around 160 medical students in each academic study year, Dundee’s five year curriculum prepares doctors for the greatly increased pace of change in medical knowledge and practice.

The emphasis is on learning - how to learn, so as to keep knowledge and skills updated throughout an individual's working life.

Our exciting, focused structure produces well-rounded graduates who are equipped with the skills and knowledge to work within as well as go on to shape and lead healthcare delivery in the 21st century.

Dundee medical graduates are consistently rated first among newly qualified UK doctors in their preparedness for their new clinical posts.

As for the learning environment, our Medical School is integrated with Ninewells Hospital in Dundee’s west end which is one of Europe’s largest teaching hospitals and boasts internationally renowned research facilities.

The University of Dundee has also invested around £11 million on upgrading the learning and teaching facilities.

So our students not only benefit from working with superb teaching staff and being in close contact with patients, they learn in what is arguably Europe’s most technologically advanced educational facilities.

Undergraduate: News & Press

Best and brightest come together prize-giving ceremony for years 1- 4
Launch of Tayside Institute for Global Health
Dundee is ranked No.1 for Medicine in Scotland