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School of Medicine

The School of Medicine is a major international centre for teaching and research, and committed to the pursuit of improved human health.

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Interested in becoming a doctor? We have lots of useful information about studying Medicine at Cardiff University to get you started.

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Open days

We run Open Days throughout the year to give you an opportunity to find out more about Cardiff University and student life.

Science in Health Live


Our engagement activities play a vital role in enhancing research, education and training within the school.

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"One of my favourite aspects of the course at Cardiff is being able to have placements all around Wales. It's such a beautiful place, and it means you get to practice in such a wide variety of different communities - rural, inner city, massively deprived and very affluent. And being on away placements means that you make friends with peers that you otherwise might not have come into contact with, so by the end of the course everyone knows everyone, which makes it a really friendly environment to be in."

Dr Zoe Candlish, MBBCh Medicine graduate
Professor Julie Williams

“Hugely thankful for her vision and leadership”

3 July 2024

Professor Julie Williams, founding director of Cardiff University’s UK DRI steps down after seven years in post

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