Minimum Entrance Requirements
English and Maths: All applicants must have passes in English and Maths in one of the following: National 5 grade C or GCSE grade C/4
Higher BBBB Essential subjects: Biology or Human Biology at Higher and Chemistry at National 5 Level or better
A Level CCC Essential subjects: Biology or Human Biology at A Level and either Chemistry, Combined Science, Additional Science or Further Science at GCSE Level C or better
Irish Highers H3H3H3H3 Essential subjects: Biology and Irish Ordinary Chemistry at C or better
BTEC Extended Diploma MMM Applied Science or Applied Science (Forensic Science) or Applied Science (Medical Science)
International Baccalaureate 28 Points to include Biology at S5 or H4 and Chemistry in Middle Year programme at 4 or better
AHEAD - successful completion of the relevant stream of our AHEAD programme
SWAP - our Coming from College pages list approved SWAP courses
Advanced Higher: BBB (to include Biology and Chemistry)
A Level: BBB (to include Biology and Chemistry)
BTEC Extended Diploma: DDD Applied Science (Medical Science)
HNC/HND - our Coming from College pages list approved HNC/HND courses
YEAR 3 (standard route only):
HND - our Coming from College pages list approved HND courses
Not sure if you are eligible for entry?
If you have the potential and motivation to study at university, regardless of your background or personal circumstances, we welcome your application.
We know that some people have faced extra challenges before applying to university and that is why we consider the background in which your academic grades have been achieved when making an offer.
If you expect to receive passes in 3 Scottish Highers (grades A-C) and have:
- been in care, or
- participated in a targeted aspiration-raising programme such as LIFT OFF, LEAPS, FOCUS West, or Aspire North
- no family background of going to university, or
- live in an area, or attend a school, where not many people go to university.
We encourage you to submit an application.
Once you graduate, your HCPC registration will require a disclosure check and 'fitness to practice'. You will therefore be required to undergo a disclosure check before being registered for this programme.
EU applicants: Entry requirements can be found on our Europe pages. Overseas (non-EU) applicants: We're currently developing your country pages, so please email us details of your entry requirements.
Alternative Entrance Requirements
Please email us if you have other qualifications/experience not listed here.