Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

Exceptional clinical learning. Strong social engagement. World-class research.

Study: Driven by our three core principles we’ll guide your studies in medicine, dentistry and biomedical science. If you are highly motivated and talented then join our programmes to become part of the next generation of doctors, dentists and biomedicine research scientists.

Research: Organised within the Institute of Translational and Stratified Medicine overlapping with Healthcare Services and NHS partners, our research brings together world class strengths and trans-disciplinary collaboration through a “bench to bedside and back” research strategy. 

Healthcare showcase

The University has showcased how it is at the forefront of ground breaking research in addressing global health challenges to an audience of national health influencers, and guest of honour, Rt Hon. The Lord Willetts.

The University’s Health Research Showcase was hosted by its Chancellor, The Lord Kestenbaum at One Great George Street, London on Thursday 19 October.

It was an opportunity to see and discuss some of the University’s internationally-leading research that is making a real difference to people’s lives, the research crosses work enabled by the University of Plymouth’s interdisciplinary Institutes spanning the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and Faculties of Health and Human Sciences, Science and Engineering, Arts and Humanities, and Business.

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Student Insight Blog

What does it feel like to be a fresher at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry?

What happens in your first term?

Ever wondered what your first PBL might really be like?

How easy is it to make new friends? 

Our Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Student Insight blog gives you a first-hand insight into life at Plymouth as our bloggers venture into student life. In their own words, learn about their trials, tribulations and advice for making the most of student life.

Meet our student bloggers


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