Project London Overview

Project London is the perfect mix of medical work experience and advanced preparation for medical school. Students spend the day in simulations with experienced doctors, building their hospital work experience, and in the evenings students can immerse themselves in the buzz of London life.

This Course Includes

  • 3 days medical work experience in a London hospital

  • Use of the professional medical simulation suite in a London hospital

  • Teaching from NHS doctors and medical students

  • 1 day focused on medical school interviews

  • Mock medical school interview, with personal feedback from NHS doctor and current medical students

  • 1 day focused on developing each element of the university application process

  • Central London accommodation

  • Breakfast and evening meals

  • Oyster cards for all London based travel

  • 24/7 Medical Projects staff supervision

Learning Outcomes

All Medical Projects Courses are planned to cover very specific learning objectives. The teaching sessions are designed in conjunction with experienced teachers and medical professionals.

  • Medical Work Experience

    • Gain medical work experience required for the UCAS application

    • In-depth knowledge of the role of a doctor

    • Hands-on medical experience

    • Experience a range of common medical conditions

    • Understand a range of medical treatments for common medical conditions

    • Understand a framework for patient assessment

    • Be able to reflect on your own performance within a teamwork role

    • Be able to reflect on your own performance

  • Application Preparation

    • Understanding of the medical school application process

    • Understand how to maximise each element of the application process

    • Understanding of the career path of a doctor

    • Have a deeper awareness of the UKCAT and BMAT

    • Develop a framework for medical ethics questions

    • Develop a framework for choosing the right medical school for you

    • Gain hands on experience of clinical skills

  • Medical School Interviews

    • Understanding your reactions under the stress of a medical school interview

    • Understand the different styles of questions

    • Experience a range of real medical school interview questions

    • Develop a framework for reflecting on experiences

    • Understand how to improve your interview technique and answers

Weekly Course Structure

We have a lot to cover in 1 week at Project London and our Student Coordinators are experienced project managers to ensure we cover all the content.

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Student Accommodation

Our students share single-gender dormitory style rooms. Students normally share with 3-4 other students as you would expect for any school trip. Our staff also stay at the same accommodation and we always have a female member of staff on duty at night. Breakfast and dinner are included each day.

Student Social Activities

Whilst learning is our main focus, we also want to ensure students make the most of their time in London and our team arrange great social activities for some of the evenings the students are with us, such as:

  • Tour of London

  • Trips to local restaurants

  • An evening at Covent Garden

  • Escape room challenge

  • Trip to a West End theatre show

Course Dates

Our projects typically fill up around 4-5 months in advance so early booking is required. If you are a school group then please see our Group Trips page.

2018/2019 Academic Year:

  • 7th April - 13th April 2019 (Fully Booked)

  • 14th April - 20th April 2019

  • 26th May - 1st June 2019 (Fully Booked)

  • 14th July - 20th July 2019

  • 21st July - 27th July 2019

  • 28th July - 3rd August 2019

  • 4th August - 10th August 2019

  • 11th August - 17th August 2019

  • 18th August - 24th August 2019

2019/2020 Academic Year:

  • 20th October - 26th October 2019

  • 27th October - 2nd November 2019

  • 16th February - 22nd February 2020

  • 23rd February - 29th February 2020

  • 5th April - 11th April 2020

  • 12th April - 18th April 2020

  • 5th July - 11th July 2020

  • 12th July - 18th July 2020

  • 19th July - 25th July 2020

  • 26th July - 1st August 2020

  • 2nd August - 8th August 2020

  • 9th August - 15th August 2020


Course Summary

Course Name: Project London

Duration: 1  week

Placements Available: Pre-Medical

UK Student Advisor: Shannon Hodge


Course Fees:

Each course requires a £290 registration fee to book your chosen dates. The balance payments are as follows:

  • 1 week - £1595

The registration fee is in addition to the balance payment.

Additional Costs:

Students are required to book their own flights. Lunch and spending money are also not included.

Download Project London Booklet

Ready to apply?

Complete the online application here to book your place at Project London.

Proud AWARD WINNERS AT the British Youth Travel awards 2018 FOR Best educational Product

Proud AWARD WINNERS AT the British Youth Travel awards 2018 FOR Best educational Product