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Hospital Work Experience Programme

Are you in Year 12 (aged 17) and interested in becoming a doctor?

Are you interested in gaining work experience in a hospital setting?

The University of Southampton are offering opportunities for two day work experience placements at University Hospital Southampton for students interested in pursuing a medical career.

This Hospital Work Experience programme will provide you with information about careers in medicine, help you to develop transferable skills and provide you with information to support your application to study medicine at university.

If your application is successful, you will need to commit to attend both workshops and the placement at University Hospital Southampton. Placements may be two full days, or four half days, or a combination. Please keep all dates free to allow maximum flexibility placing you with Consultants.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must provide a statement about why they are interested in participating in the Hospital Work Experience Programme.

Applicants should meet a minimum of two Widening Participation eligibility criteria:

To apply:

To register your interest for the Hospital Work Experience Programme please email

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