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Which Admissions Test Do I Take?

There are lots of university Admissions Tests, which one do I need to do? Admissions Tests are used to determine a candidate’s potential to achieve in an academically demanding undergraduate degree course. The tests are designed to challenge applicants to allow admissions tutors to differentiate effectively between able applicants, including those who may have achieved…

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BMAT 2020 Exam Technical Issues

The 2020 BMAT sitting faced many technical issues due to the change in format from previous years. Last year, students sat the BMAT, and based on the number of students who had applied to university ahead of the October 15th deadline for medicine and Oxbridge, it looks likely that number will grow to around 15,000…

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2020 BMAT Results Explained

BMAT 2020 results have finally been released by Cambridge Admissions Assessment! The BMAT (Biomedical Admissions Test) 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 go through the 2020 BMAT scores…

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Sitting The UCAT in 2020 (COVID-19 Update)

UCAT 2020 COVID-19 updates 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. Source: https://www.ucat.ac.uk/ucat/ucat-2020-update/ What is changing…

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September 2020 BMAT Cancelled

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. Source: https://www.admissionstesting.org/campaigns/coronavirus/ What if I was planning on booking…

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Student Success: Applying To Oxbridge from A State School

Even in 2021, the myth that only privately educated students belong in Oxbridge exists. We’re here to dispel that myth. No matter who you are, the transition from school to university is exciting and nerve-wracking in equal measure. But for state-school students, the prospect of going to university – particularly a socially-accepted ‘good’ university, like…