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Student Clubs and Societies

The number of clubs and societies in universities is usually high, these are advertised widely during the freshers week but students also have an opportunity to set up one according …

Pursuing Your Own Interests

Although most of what you study in medical school is prescribed by the GMC, there will also be the opportunity for you to explore topics of particular interest at various …

The Structure Of A Medical Degree

This week our focus is on what happens once you are actually at medical school. To begin with, listen to Professor Matthew Walters (Head of School of Medicine, Dentistry and …

Other Options

If you are in a situation where you have received rejections from all the medical schools you applied to, don’t assume that it’s necessarily all over. This is not an …

Interviews

Due to the volume of applications that the medical schools receive, it’s an achievement in itself to be called in for an interview, so well done! Some applicants regard interviews …

Work Experience

Gaining work experience in a healthcare setting is a great way to test whether you really want a career in medicine and it is an addition to your CV that …

Which Medical School?

Once you’ve made a decision that medicine is definitely the career that you want to pursue, and you know that you are likely to meet the academic requirements for entry, …

Meet the Team

As well as hearing from current and former medical students throughout this course, you’ll also meet a number of staff from the University of Glasgow Medical School and from doctors …

A Brief History Of Medicine

If you’re thinking of applying to medicine it’s probably useful to have an idea of where it all started! So when did the practice of medicine begin? And who were …

Psychiatry

The field of psychiatry is one with which most undergraduates aren’t particularly well acquainted. However the specialty offers a range of unique challenges and rewards. In this video Dr Jo …

Clinical Placement: The Student Experience

Students are exposed to clinical teaching from early on in Glasgow and the integrated nature of the course ensures the students spend an increasing amount of time in clinics as …