The UCAT has published the 2021 provisional results, how do yours compare? For those of you who sat the UCAT at the end of July, it must have seemed like an eternity to finally know how you have fared compared to other candidates. Why else would you be interested in seeing the newly released provisional scores? Have a look!
There are many university entrance tests. Admissions Tests determine a candidate’s potential for an academically demanding course. The tests challenge applicants and allow admissions tutors to differentiate between able applicants and those with the highest grades in school exams. We have compiled a list of Oxbridge and Medicine undergraduate admissions tests. Find the best one for you!
Ever wonder what life would be like studying Medicine at Oxford university? In this series, we asked current and past students what a day in their student life is like. This particular article is all about life as an Oxford Medicine student, courtesy of Daniela. Hello, my name is Daniela and I am currently studying…
The 2020 BMAT call faced many technical problems due to the change in format from previous years. We surveyed more than 900 students, of which more than 96% took the exam online at the test centres, and only a few took the exam in its traditional paper format.
The BMAT 2020 results have finally been published by Cambridge Admissions Assessment. The BMAT is an admissions test required to apply to certain medical schools in the UK, such as Cambridge, Oxford and Imperial. The BMAT 2020 results have been released and, in this article, we will review the BMAT 2020 scores for Section 1, Section 2 and Section 3.
Episode 10: Medical Personal Statement for Oxford, Sheffield, Bristol and Edinburgh. Medicine is one of the most competitive careers a student can apply for. Applicants to Medicine can only choose from four options, leaving the fifth option for a (usually) medical-related career. We will cover the statistics from the UCAS Statement, and delve into expert commentary from our tutors.
If you are sitting the UCAT in 2020, you’ll be aware that UCAT have been delaying registration and booking dates due to COVID-19.
As of an update on 01/06/20, UCAT have announced that registration and booking for the exam will open on the 1st of July 2020.
Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing have announced that the September BMAT test session will not be going ahead as of new information provided on 01/06/20. This is a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and keeping students and other candidates sitting the test’s safety as a top priority.
Gaining work experience in the field of medicine is a vital component of applying to medical school. Having relevant work experience will help you decide whether a career in medicine is right for you, and more importantly, gaining work experience in medicine demonstrates to admissions tutors that you are truly committed to the field.
Writing a Medicine Personal Statement for Cambridge? If so, you’re in the right place! In this post, we go through a REAL Personal Statement submitted to UCAS for a candidate wishing to study Medicine at Cambridge. UniAdmissions will be posting the different Personal Statement each week for the next four weeks so watch this space.
If you’re wondering what the minimum age requirement is for studying medicine in the UK, you’ve come to the right place. The age requirements for studying medicine differ from university to university, as they have different policies. If you are under 18 when you start your course, you should check with your medical school before applying.
The Faculty of Medicine is, and always has been, extremely competitive. It consistently attracts the best students from all schools. Oxford and Cambridge do this regardless of subject, so getting in is doubly difficult. These two medical schools have to make very difficult choices.
WHAT IS PROBLEM-BASED LEARNING (PBL)? Problem-Based Learning (PBL) is a teaching style just like lectures or seminars that some universities use to teach. Read on to know if. Problem Based Learning (PBL) will suit your style of learning at medical school.
Even in 2021, there is a myth that only privately educated students belong at Oxbridge. No matter who you are, the transition from school to university is both exciting and nerve-wracking. For public school students, the prospect of going to university – particularly to a socially accepted ‘good’ university, such as Oxbridge or a Russell Group – has its own set of challenges.
5 things you can do to strengthen your medical school application and be a cut above the rest. With applications to medical school becoming more and more competitive, it’s important to do everything you can to make your application strong. We’re all guilty of signing up to things just so that we can put it…