Following a Pre-Med programme at the University of Aberdeen gives you the opportunity to study at one of the top ten Medical Schools in the UK. With a wide range of options we offer the maximum flexibility in course choice allowing you to tailor what you study to match your personal requirements.

We have been welcoming visiting students for over four decades and have a dedicated team to assist you through the entire process, from the initial application, through to registering for classes and providing a transcript of your courses for your home university.

The Pre-Med Study Abroad programme has been specifically designed for North American students, informed by the University’s existing connections with North American institutions.

Student Perspective:

Watch Olivia’s video to hear more about her experiences as a Study Abroad student at the University of Aberdeen.


A Global Reputation

  • Ranked in the world's top 200 universities (QS World Rankings 2019 and Times Higher World University Rankings 2018)
  • One of the top ten medical schools in the UK (Guardian, 2015)
  • 76% of our research is world leading or internationally recognised (REF 2014)
  • Top Ten most beautiful historic universities in the UK (QS Top Universities)


Why Study Pre-Med at the University of Aberdeen?