Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine in Singapore

The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) offers a five-year undergraduate programme leading to a medical degree (MBBS). It is targeted primarily at Singaporean students and is awarded jointly by Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

LKCMedicine’s innovative programme is recognised by the Singapore Medical Council. It has been designed and developed by Imperial in collaboration with LKCMedicine faculty to produce doctors who will meet Singapore’s healthcare needs. It emphasises the clinical relevance of the basic sciences and early patient interaction from the very beginning of the course, training you to put a patient’s individual needs at the centre of all care.

  • You will gain a thorough understanding of the scientific basis for medicine, as well as broader management and communication skills
  • You will benefit from innovative and interactive approaches to learning, including extensive use of simulation, team-based learning and e-learning
  • You will receive career guidance during the course, including guidance on applying for postgraduate medical training

Graduates of this programme will serve a five-year (Singaporeans) or six-year (non-Singaporeans) service obligation, excluding housemanship or first-year residency training.