Joining the RSM as a sixth form student

Are you considering a career in medicine or healthcare?

The RSM have introduced a Sixth Form Student Membership which can help you on your way. The membership is designed to give you invaluable guidance, prepare you for when you apply to medical school or similar, as well as useful insights into what a career in healthcare is like.

Below you can find out more about all the benefits you can get with your Sixth Form Student Membership and the eligibility criteria.

Sixth Form Student Membership has a one-off cost of £40.

To join, download the application form and return it to the Membership Department at

Free place at one of our Medical Careers Day conferences

medical careers day conferences

Usually costing £15, get a free place at the day which offers:

  • Practical advice on the university application process
  • Work experience and interview scenarios
  • Insight into life as a medical student and practitioner

Places are subject to availability

Access to The Medic Portal resource

medic portal

As an official partner of The Medic Portal online resource, you can access:

  • Mock preparation questions for UKCAT and BMAT exams
  • Interview practice questions and tips
  • Medical school selection advice
  • Help with writing personal statements for medicine

Use of our world class library

students library

Home to one of the largest medical libraries in the world, make use of:

  • 24/7 opening hours
  • An extraordinary collection of reference books and journals
  • Study areas, which includes access to PCs and free Wi-Fi
  • Private study rooms which are available for hire
  • Free printing and photocopying

Online videos and e-books

online videos

We have an extensive range of online educational material. You can:

  • Access over 5,500 e-journals, 5,500 e-books and comprehensive back catalogue online, anytime anywhere

Discounts to RSM talks and lectures


With over 400 meetings taking place throughout the year, make use of:

  • Free entry to our Medical Innovation Summit flagship events
  • Our public talks covering a wide range of medical and healthcare topics, all which are free to attend
  • Discounts on global health lectures, plus other meetings of interest

price and eligibility

There is a one-off price of £40 for Sixth Form Student Membership and it is open to all sixth form students.

Students must be aged 16 and over to qualify for Sixth Form Student Membership.

For further information, contact the Membership Department on 0207 290 2991 or email

need some advice?

Contact the membership team for further information and advice

T: +44(0)20 7290 2991
Open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

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