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Applying smart to Medical School: university choices
June 21, 2017 - Faiz Jabbar
Where should I apply? The question every would-be medical student asks themselves. It is a tough one and is the most important decision you will make on your UCAS form. Where you apply really does make or break your application and the chances of getting an interview. You already have it harder than others, by only being allowed to apply to four medical schools, it is therefore vital that you are well informed of every medical school so that you find the one that is perfect for you...
How I prepared for my MMI as a prospective medical student
June 12, 2017 - By Aisha Chowdhury
MMI stands for Multiple Mini Interviews. They are a circuit of stations that are generally around five to ten minutes long. Each of the stations has an interviewer and you are asked different questions in each. MMI stations can vary from ethical questions to acting stations to data interpretation.
My priorities before my interview
I carried out my MMI interviews in year 13, which was an extremely busy year. However, looking back at my time at school, I must say that it was my favourite year...
The UKCAT season starts at the beginning of July each year running throughout the summer until early October. There are many factors to take into account when selecting your test date, which will then have a knock-on effect as to when you should start your UKCAT preparation. In this article we discuss factors to consider as well as tips based on our over 10 years of experience in working with UKCAT students.
UKCAT Test Change Update: The Official Announcement Edition
May 12, 2016 - By Brian Holmes
The UKCAT Consortium have now offically released information and sample practice material regarding this year's upcoming test change. We have taken all this information and provided a summary, so you can adjust your preparation accordingly.
Get the latest information about the UKCAT 2016 test change and the new test section Decision Making. We will take you through what we know about the new section so far and how we plan to address this new section in our UKCAT preparation courses in 2016.
Learn about the 2016 UKCAT test change, implications for this year's test takers and the details of the realease so far. Also learn how to determine between preparation materials that are adapted to the 2016 test taker and those that are not.