Seize the opportunity to experience university life with UCD’s Summer School for secondary school students entering 6th Year or (Year 13 A-Level) in September 2022.


Medicine Summer School

Tuesday June 7th, 9.00am-4.30pm (Irish Standard Time)

Have you always wanted to become doctor? Maybe you are more interested in medical research? Our you could have questions about what a career in Medicine looks like? Our Summer School will aim to give you a taste of the courses that we offer here in UCD and to hopefully answer any questions you might have about your area of interest.

What happens on the day?

During the UCD Medicine Summer School, you will attend sample lectures from leading experts connected with the programmes, participate in interactive workshops, take a campus tours while also receiving information on the wide ranging career opportunities available to graduates.

Who can register?

The Summer School is for students who are going into 6th year or Year 13 (A Level) in September 2022.

What does it cost?

The UCD Medicine Summer School costs €35 and includes a sandwich lunch and tea/coffee. A reduced rate of €15 is available for applicants whose families are in receipt of job-seekers or disability payments. If you wish to avail of this discount rate please email susan.mcalinden@ucd.ie for a discount code before booking your course.


Enquiries in relation to the UCD Medicine Summer School can be made to study.medicine@ucd.ie

Where will the UCD Medicine Summer School take place?

The UCD Medicine Summer School will take place in the UCD Health Sciences Centre. The building is number 29 on the  UCD Map

Time Activity
9.00 Registration
9.20 Dean of Medicine Welcome Address
9.30 Medicine Programme Overview
10.00 Radiography Programme Overview
10.30 BHLS Programme Overview
11.00 Break
11.30 Specialty Focus – Paediatrics
12.15 Specialty Focus – Surgery
13.00 Lunch
14.00 Thinking Like a Medical Student
14.30 Current Medical Student Perspective
15.00 Campus Tours

Have a Question?

If you have any queries in relation to booking a UCD Summer School please submit your query here. Thank you.

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