The program began in 2006 . The first batch (76 students) graduated in 2012. Six batches have been graduated from the program until December 2017. The number of graduates so far 763 students 82% of other nationalities and 18% Egyptians. The number of students in the program is now 1747 students, other nationalities represent 53.5% (of 14 different nationalities) and Egyptians represent 46.5%.
Teaching methods in the program depends on problem solving which is considered as one of the modern methods in studying medicine. The student has an important and effective role in the educational process and in searching for medical information. The program is based on teaching in small groups and uses modern methods of teaching and evaluation. Curriculum content is taken from the Manchester University in accordance with the contract between them and Mansoura University with some additions and modifications by the University of Mansoura to fit with the study of medicine in Egypt. Mansoura Manchester graduate cannot work in England except after passing the Plab UK Exam and fulfilling their requirements for work.
The number of years of study is six and a half years for students enrolled in the program and in accordance with the current bylaws of the program.
The number of years of study for new students in the next academic year 2018-2019 will be only 5 years according to the new regulations and bylaws approved by the Ministry of higher education with a credit hours system.
Dear student how to join the program?
I wish you all the best,
Prof. Alaa Mosbah
Professor of obstetrics and gynecology - Mansoura Faculty of Medicine
Deputy Director of Mansoura Manchester Program, 18-4-2018