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The Oxford Law Entry Requirements

The Oxford Law entry requirements are made up of 3 elements: your grades, admissions test results and your performance at the interview. Oxford University suggests that their admissions tutors look for: academic achievement, reasoning ability, good communication skills both on paper and verbally, a capacity for hard work, and an interest in Law. We’ll take…

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How is the Cambridge Law Test marked?

The Cambridge Law Test (CLT) is used alongside a number of other aspects in your application in order to assess your suitability to study Law at Cambridge. To compare candidates across different colleges, it is necessary to standardise the process of assessing candidates. Admissions tutors will be looking for a number of features of students’…

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What is the Cambridge Law Test?

The Cambridge Law Test (CLT) consists of an essay question designed to assess your aptitude for the law by testing your comprehension and exposition skills. The University of Cambridge state explicitly in their pre-release material (and when they’re communicating with potential applicants) that you don’t need to have any prior knowledge of law to be…

What are Multiple Mini Interviews?

What are Multiple Mini Interviews? Why MMIs are Used and Example Scenario Questions Multiple Mini Interviews (aka MMIs) are a fairly recent edition to the medical school admissions process, but they’re a great way for the medical school to test a wide range of skills in a more creative way. WHY ARE THEY USED? There…

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A Review of Cambridge Medical School

What is Cambridge Medical School Like? A Review As you would expect, the teaching standard at Cambridge Medical School is very high. The medicine course focuses on the academic rigour of Science. It is challenging both in terms of the content of the course and the volume expected of undergraduates.   The one major difference…

PBL versus traditional learning – Which is best?

PBL Versus Tradtional Learning Methods: Which works best? Medical schools operate largely in two camps : Problem based learning (PBL) versus traditional learning. The schools that focus on traditional syllabus emphasises the scientific basis behind medicine as taught by lectures and seminars. Other universities opt for a problem based learning (PBL) approach. This involves a…

The Complete List of MMI Schools

What is the complete list of MMI Schools? Before we ask which are the registered MMI schools, we will first check that you understand what an MMI actually is. Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI) is an interview format being increasingly used by several UK medical schools as an alternative to standard medicine interview styles. First developed…

Medicine Interview Top Tips

The Top Tips to Survive your Medicine Interview Preparing for a medicine interview can be an intimidating prospect, but ultimately the interviewers are just looking to see that you are going into medicine for the right reasons. In this article, we’ll break down the medicine interview, discussing top tips to help you feel prepared going…

The Law University Entry Requirements 2019

What Are the Law University Entry Requirements 2019? If you’re looking to study Law at University, then you need to thoroughly read through and remember the law university entry requirements 2019. Lucky for you, we’ve put together this article to talk you through the courses, changes to the system, and what steps in the admissions…