Medicine: it’s a Science

Applying to Oxbridge: Striking the right balance between clinical and academic Something I was worried about when applying for medical school at Cambridge was whether to take the clinical-based approach or the science-based approach. Do you claim that, “I have wanted to study medicine since the day I saw a 5 year old crying with…

Medical Work Experience

What’s The Point? Applying to Medical School can be a daunting task: high grade requirements, pre-admissions tests, personal statements and notoriously difficult interviews. Add to this the requirement for work experience and you’re probably left in a mild panic. But don’t worry- done the right way, work experience can be an invaluable addition to your…

Applying for Medicine

So you want to be a doctor?  Here’s our step-by-step guide to making a great application to medical school: Step 1 – Decide! Training as a doctor is a long and difficult process – and once you reach the end, it only gets harder!  This is not a decision to take lightly.  It might seem…