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Oxford University Medical School have maintained their top place in the National Student Survey, 2013 with the highest ever score recorded for a medical course.

Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences oversee a large proportion of the teaching with students joining in both the 1st and 3rd years of the clinical course.  99% of students reported that they were satisfied with the quality of the course; by far the highest proportion in any UK medical school.

This is an online survey offered to all final year students in all degree courses in UK Higher Education Institutions and consists of 22 questions which are answered on a five point Likert scale (definitely disagree to definitely agree).

 

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