medical-interview

What are medicine interviewers looking for?

Preparing for a medicine interview should be targeted towards the skills and attributes that medical interviewers are looking for. It’s important to note that the different UK medical schools all undertake medicine interview in various formats, from ‘standard’ panels, to Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI) to more academic-style interviews (https://www.medschools.ac.uk/studying-medicine/applications/interviews). What is it that interviewers are…

A Quick Guide to the Main Medical Specialities

Though you will have probably seen one or two medical specialities during your work experience placements, and heard of many in television and films, you might not be exactly sure what they do. This can easily trip wannabe medical students up in interview when faced with questions about a particular speciality they have heard of,…

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…