NCUK IFY (1+5) Medical Route

9 Month


5 Year

Study abroad

NCUK IFY (1+5) Medical Route

Do you want to become a doctor, surgeon, or dentist? Are you an international student wanting to study medicine abroad? Study NCUK’s International Foundation Year and progress to a wide range of medical degrees at leadintg universities in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Malta and the Caribbean
Where can I study medicine?

Queen mary university of london

MBBS Medicine

University of New South Wales

Bachelor of Medical Studies Doctor of Medicine

St. George’s University

Medical Degree Pathway

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

MBBS Medicine

Aston University

Medicine MBChB

University of Bristol


University of Western Australia

Doctor of Medicine Doctor of Dental Medicine

University of Otago

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB) Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

The University of Auckland

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Cardiff University

Dental Surgery (BDS)

What is the International Foundation Year Medicine Pathway?

Maths for Science

The International Foundation Year Medicine Pathway is designed for international students who, like you, need to bridge the gap between their local secondary education and starting a university degree. This qualification becomes the stepping stone to succeeding in your journey towards studying a medical degree at a top university abroad.

Entry Requirements


Pass 4 GED modules which
would come out at a score
close to 700

AP High School Diploma

Completion of Year 12
including good passes
in Maths , Chemistry and

Maw 6 (Year 12)

MAW 6 with a grade of 3.0 or
more in all relevant subjects.

AS Level

50% (for IFY Science or
Engineering must have a
minimum of 50% in Maths)


5 grade B’s of


22 – may have limited
university options

A Level

E – may have limited
university options

Over 70+ Medical Related Degrees

Degree courses that NCUK students can advance to include:

• Pharmacy

• Nursing

• Biomedical Science

• Physiotherapy

• Biochemistry, and more!

What is the International Foundation Year (IFY) ?

How is it graded?

Graded like A levels
(A*, A, B, C, D, E, U)
study 3 subjects

Do I need to take
IELTS too?


Start date

2 October 2023 –
June 2024

How is it assessed?

A combination of both
coursework and exams –
not100% final examination
(coursework 20%, Midterm
10% and Final 70%)


9 months (30 weeks –min 18 teaching hoursper week + self-study)


Prepares you for 1st
year entry to Medical
and related degree
courses abroad

Who designs the

NCUK Universities

Tuition Fee

697,500 THB

Is it comparable with
A-level / NCEA LEVEL 3?


British Academic Center