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Medicine Decision: Buckingham (UK) vs 2nd Faculty of Medicine (Prague)

I got an offer from both Buckingham University at the Buckingham campus (around 1 hour 30 minutes away from London) as well as the Second Faculty of Medicine at Charles University in Prague. I am not sure which one to pick. Buckingham has very high fees but it is a 4.5 year degree whereas Charles University is a 6 year degree but considerably cheaper (around £100,000 difference), however I have to learn a language. I was wondering if anyone had any advice/shed some light on what would be best to pick.
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Original post by ray06
I got an offer from both Buckingham University at the Buckingham campus (around 1 hour 30 minutes away from London) as well as the Second Faculty of Medicine at Charles University in Prague. I am not sure which one to pick. Buckingham has very high fees but it is a 4.5 year degree whereas Charles University is a 6 year degree but considerably cheaper (around £100,000 difference), however I have to learn a language. I was wondering if anyone had any advice/shed some light on what would be best to pick.

Hello! I'm an international student currently studying at Buckingham. Even I had received offers from Charles University 1st faculty and Debrecen but I chose Buckingham since 1. The course is shorter(4.5 years) meaning I can graduate earlier and 2. Being a UK graduate school I do not need to write PLAB, and allocation for foundation years is guaranteed for all UK medical students. Additionally the curriculum is also well structured, and we get clinical exposure right from the first term in 1st year.

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