The HYMS offers a variety of activities for young people to help raise aspirations and encourage progression into medicine.

Given the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we’ve postponed all on-campus activities and events until further notice.

Interested in studying medicine at university? Join our MediCafé online chat. Live every Wednesday at 12 noon, chat with staff and current students at Hull York Medical School and find out more about how to apply, student life, work experience, interviews and more - new topics every week!

HYMS is a joint medical school between the Universities of Hull and York. Activities take place at both the Hull and York campuses.

Some examples of the activities we offer include work placements, summer residentials, interactive workshops to develop students' Problem Based Learning (PBL) and clinical skills, talks given to students in schools and mock interviews. Book your place and find out more about our activities for aspiring medical students (

Pre-16 activities

We also offer a range of pre-16 activities for aspiring medicine students.

Excellence Hub (Years 7 to 13)

Students can also take part in a range of medicine-themed events through the Excellence Hub for Yorkshire and Humber, a collaboration between the universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York.