Courses for University of Hong Kong students

We are delighted to offer third-year MBBS students from the University of Hong Kong the opportunity to intercalate with the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at Manchester.

Available courses

Students meeting the entry requirements will be able to enter the final year of any of the following degree programmes at Manchester. Click on a link to see full information about that course.

There is also the option to study on one of the above courses with an additional entrepreneurism element. This will enable you to develop the entrepreneurial skills required to develop, produce and market a biomedical product or therapy during your time at Manchester.

Entry requirements

You will need to be ranked in the top 30% of your cohort of medical students at the University of Hong Kong.

You should also have one of the following:

  • an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component;
  • an IELTS score of 6.0 or higher in each element for entry via the six-week pre-sessional English course offered by the University Language Centre;
  • Grade B/6 in GCSE English;
  • HKDSE 4 in English Language;
  • an equivalent English language qualification recognised by The University of Manchester.

Fees and accommodation

Visit the general information page for details of fees and accommodation, as well as information about life at the University and in the city of Manchester.

How to apply

You should apply via UCAS and select 3 as your point of entry. We will contact you via email to provide you with a detailed list of the documents we require for your application.

You will be required to send scanned copies of your up-to-date academic transcript and English language certificate to You will receive acknowledgement emails from UCAS and The University of Manchester.

You will be interviewed by a member of staff from Manchester. This may be via Skype or a representative in your country. If successful, you will receive an offer through UCAS.

Finally, you will be contacted again by the University once it is time to select the units you would like to study on your course with us.

At this point, you will also be sent detailed information about settling in, accommodation and the support available to you here in Manchester. 


A degree in biosciences can help you develop skills you can use in a wide range of careers. Your chosen course will help you build knowledge in your specialist area, which could be applied across a number of sectors, from education and research to producing documentaries and roles in technology. The University also delivers bespoke careers events for Chinese students to help you in your chosen career.

Contact us

You can get in touch with us if you have any questions about studying at Manchester.

Tel: +44 (0)161 529 4539