Posts Tagged ‘Medical schools’

DH will fund just a third of promised extra medical school places next year

Only 500 of the extra medical school places pledged by the Government to ensure 'self-sufficiency' in homegrown doctors will come on stream in 2018, it has...

Consultation launched on increasing medical student numbers in England

The government has released plans to increase the number of student places at medical schools in England by 1,500. The first 500 places will be allocate...

First UK private medical school opens with 36k fees

The UK's first private medical school has opened, with students paying annual tuition fees of £36,000. The first intake of 67 students is beginning thi...

Med school link to specialist exam pass rate

Doctors’ performance in professional exams is linked to the medical school from which they graduated, research reveals. The study’s authors assessed...

Medical schools better at getting students ready

Medical graduates are now more likely to say their medical schools prepared them properly for work than in previous years. A study by researchers at the U...