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Year 12 MaD Days

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MaD Days (Medicine and Dentistry at Newcastle) are entering their fifth year in 2016/17 and so far we have welcomed almost 2500 students from across the area to the Medical School at Newcastle to explore the exciting world of Medicine and Dentistry. The days are an aspiration awareness raising experience aimed students with the desire and potential to study Medicine or Dentistry at University in the future. All students are welcome to apply but should the events be oversubscribed, places will be allocated using certain criteria related to widening participation information.

The year 12 Days allow students to explore either Medicine OR DentistryStudents choose their desired subject area and then spend the morning in interactive lectures exploring the subject, application process and the interview and then spend the afternoon in the Clinical Skills Lab of their chosen subject.

Students can book their place here and then will be allocated a date.

Relevant subjects Type of activity Suitable audiences
  • Medicine and Dentistry
  • Events on Campus
  • Y 12