Applications

Internal applicants

All Leeds medical/dental students wishing to intercalate at Leeds University need to

Make up to 3 choices by clicking on the following link
Then email the
Application Form including any supporting documents to intercalate@leeds.ac.uk

 (It would be helpful if you could include your name and your first choice in the subject line
Eg. Sally Winters Intercalation Application 2018-19 1st Choice BSc International Health)                                      

The deadline for applications is by midnight on the 28 January 2018.

Please note that the application process opens after the Intercalated fair on 7th December 2017.

Application to intercalated programmes is a competitive process based on the student profile both academic and non academic. The number of places available on each course differs yearly and students are not guaranteed a place. It is expected that the majority of students will be given one of their specified choices. If demand for particular programme exceeds the places available a clearing exercise will be initiated for unallocated students who wish to obtain a place on another degree programme. Students will be notified of their allocated choice on 9th March 2018.

A maximum of 150 Leeds medical students will be allowed to intercalate in 2018-2019 after Year 3 (this includes those students intercalating outside Leeds) of the Leeds MBChB program; there is no limit to intercalation numbers following Years 2 or 4 MBChB

Important points to note:

The following programmes require a 500 word statement on why you wish to study the subject, in addition to the application form. 

BSc Applied Health (Medical Education)

BSc Applied Health (Primary Care)

BSc Applied Health (Public Health)

BSc Clinical Sciences (Cardiovascular Medicine)

BSc International Health

BSc Psychology

BSc Sports Science

External Applicants – applications from students from other medical schools

Applications are welcome from students from other medical schools and are considered in addition to those from Leeds Medical students.  Students from other medical schools are strongly encouraged to meet the deadline for applications which is by midnight on the 28 January 2018 so that the merits of all applications can be considered together and external students have the best chance of securing an offer.

Undergraduate programmes

Medical students from other universities may apply for entry to intercalated undergraduate (BSc/BA) programmes of study offered at Leeds; please review individual course entry requirements.

Intercalated programmes process their own applications from external applicants and students should contact the coordinator for the programme they wish to study with any queries.

Applications should be made on a University of Leeds Direct Entry form. (You may encounter browser compatibility issues if using Internet Explorer 9.) If so then please right-click on the link and save a local copy of the form or try an alternative browser.  A transcript of grades you have received so far on your medical programme should be submitted along with the completed application form.

Please send the Direct Entry Form to Undergraduate Admissions 12.68 EC Stoner Building University of Leeds, LS2 9JT or email UG_enquiry@leeds.ac.uk  A transcript of grades you have received so far on your medical programme should be submitted along with the completed application form.

Please also email intercalate@leeds.ac.uk to let them know that you have submitted an application to the University.

 

Important points to note

Some programmes require a 500 word statement on why you wish to study the subject, in addition to the application form.  Please check whether this is required on each programmes’ web page.

There are restricted places on some courses delivered by the Faculty of Biological Sciences. It is anticipated that Neuroscience, Pharmacology and Physiology will take a combined total of students and Sports Science 5 students. It is anticipated that degree programmes in Biochemistry and Microbiology in relation to Medicine will take a combined total of 10 students.

Postgraduate programmes

Medical students from other universities may apply  for entry to postgraduate (MSc/MA/MPH/MRes) intercalated programmes of study offered at Leeds following Year 3 of their Medicine course; please review individual course entry requirements.

Applications should be made on a Postgraduate Direct Entry Form.  Please send paper copies to Taught Postgraduate Admissions, 12.68 EC Stoner Building University of Leeds, LS2 9JT. A transcript of grades you have received so far on your medical programme should be submitted along with the completed application form.

Please also email intercalate@leeds.ac.uk to let them know that you have submitted an application to the University.

Intercalating outside Leeds

Leeds medical students may be permitted to intercalate at another university to study a recognised intercalated degree. Any student contemplating this option should make enquiries with the University/Medical School where the degree is offered and should also contact intercalate@leeds.ac.uk  to discuss approval for temporary withdrawal from the University for the year of study.

Please note a maximum of 150 Leeds medical students will be allowed to intercalate in 2017-2018 after Year 3 (this includes those students intercalating outside Leeds) of the Leeds MBChB program; there is no limit to intercalation numbers following Years 2 or 4 MBChB

Information about intercalated programmes offered at other universities can be found at http://www.intercalate.co.uk/ from individual medical school websites, and from other medical students who have taken an intercalated degree.