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Ben Ambrose

Managing Director

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Ben Ambrose - Managing Director

Ben Ambrose is the Managing Director and founder of Medical Doorway. Ben, a Physiotherapist by background, served in the NHS from 2000 – 2005. After leaving the clinical environment Ben became a lecturer in the Faculty of Health at Keele University in Staffordshire, teaching on a variety of topics including, anatomy, musculoskeletal diagnostics, therapeutics and health economics. Ben took a leading role in interprofessional education, facilitating collaborative working between students studying on the full range of professional medical and health degrees.

While at Keele, Ben spent a lot of his time inspiring students from across the world to come to the UK to pursue their medical and health studies. Ben has worked with students from Brunei, Hong Kong, Korea, India, Malaysia, Turkey, Uganda, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and many European Union countries. In 2010 Ben was presented with the Keele University Individual Award for Excellence in Learning and Teaching.

In 2011 Ben founded Outreach Education which pioneered FREE of charge advice and application management for UK students pursuing international education. Outreach Education was acquired by PlattForm and merged with The Student World bringing together the two main actors in the UK international education space.

Students and Universities know Ben for his energy and enthusiasm in opening up places and opportunities for all.

Why did you set up Medical Doorway?

My experience at Keele University, Outreach and The Student World made me acutely aware of the need for a Medicine/Health specific advisory and application management service that puts the students at the centre of operations. I am lucky to have had the chance to pursue such a rewarding career in health education and I was inspired to give other people the same kind of opportunities I have had. Medical Doorway was the logical step to implement a vision and utilise the experience I have had in international medical/health education.

News & Events

Outreach Activity
  • Manchester Grammar School – Study Medicine in Europe Presentation

    Medical Doorway delivered a study medicine in Europe presentation at Manchester Grammar School. Ben Ambrose from Medical...

  • Medical Doorway at The International School of Brussels

    Ben Ambrose (Managing Director) counselled students about the options to study medicine in the UK and Europe. Following a...

  • Medical Doorway at ISR in Germany

    Ben Ambrose at International School on the Rhine On Wednesday 27th March, Medical Doorway were in Neuss, near Düsseldorf (Germany)...

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Selection & Enrolment
  • Masaryk University: 2019 Enrolment

    Medical Doorway students setting up their student bank accounts in Brno. After a record breaking 2019, Medical Doorway were...

  • Palacky University in Olomouc: 2019 Enrolment

    Medical Doorway students following their enrolment at Palacky University in Olomouc. Following our recent enrolments at Poznan...

  • University of Ostrava: Enrolment 2019

    Students got the opportunity to visit the Bolt Tower in Ostrava Medical Doorway kicked off the 2019 Czech Republic enrolments...

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Media & Articles
  • Clearing 2019 with Medical Doorway

    With A-level results being released on Thursday 15th August 2019, students are already searching high and low for their future...

  • Study Medicine in Europe. Get clinical experience in the UK & USA

    The University of Nicosia in Cyprus gives students the chance to attend clinical placements at Barnsley NHS Foundation Trust...

  • University of Rijeka (Croatia) joins Medical Doorway

    University of Rijeka (Croatia) Faculty of Medicine Medical Doorway are delighted to announce that The University of Rijeka...

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