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Your first steps to a career in

Medicine / Veterinary Medicine / Life Sciences 

Our unique pre-university International Summer School can offer you direct entry onto a range of our undergraduate degrees

How to apply

Applicants should provide the following, by email, to the International Summer School - rio-internationalsummerschools@glasgow.ac.uk

1) A letter of motivation -

  • Specifying which track (BVMS, Medicine, Life Sciences) they are applying for and why they are interested in this track Please note that student must only apply for one track and that applications are not transferrable.
  • What attributes they will bring to the programme  
  • Why they would like to study at the University of Glasgow  

2) A letter of recommendation from a mentor 

3) A letter of academic suppor -

  • Outlining that the student is in good academic standing and is expected to meet the entry requirements for the degree track they are wishing to pursue by the time they complete high school
  • As this is the equivalent of a transcript, we ask that those writing the letter detail what they are basing their recommendation on, the student’s academic ability and expected grades
  • Supplementary evidence of academic achievement should also be included to support this letter