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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
  • Another Series of Webinars Delivered

    As the restrictions caused by Covid-19 continue the Medical Doorway team are still supporting students globally. While we...

  • Webinar Success- Study Medicine in UK/Europe

    On Wednesday 7th October 2020, Ben Ambrose led a series of Webinars for students based in the Asia/Pacific region. Hundreds...

  • 2020 Medical Futures Conference

    Ben Ambrose delivered the Study Medicine in Europe presentations On Saturday 29th February 2020 Ben Ambrose presented to...

Selection & Enrolment
  • 2021 exams get off to a successful start – Debrecen University

    The Debrecen University Entrance Exam took place on 26th February 2021 Friday 26th February saw Medical Doorway kick off...

  • All 2021 entrance exams are being held online

    In 2021 all our entrance exams will be held online Despite the challenges faced during on the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic a...

  • Online and in-person entrance exams for Palacky University

    In 2021 we are aiming to return to in-person entrance exams for Palacky University Every year we assist hundreds of students...

Media & Articles
  • International Student of the Year in Bulgaria

    Medical Doorway student, Prasidha Rai, was the recipient the 2020 International Student of the Year in Bulgaria award. International...

  • Record number of offers for St George’s University Grenada

    Multiple pathways to graduation are available at SGU Recently we reported an increase in applications to the University of...

  • Huge increase in Mediterranean medical school applications

    University of Nicosia Medical School in Cyprus A knock-on effect of the record increase to UK medical schools is the larger...

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