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As the leader in test preparation, Kaplan have helped prepare over 70,000 aspiring medical students. Our 2017 teachers have over 65 years of combined experience teaching the UKCAT.

Nearly all of our courses come with the Online Study Centre, providing you with 3000 practice questions , 6 practice tests, the brand new UKCAT Channel, and more!

Prep Until You're Ready- Guarantee:
Kaplan is also committed to ensuring you perform at your best on test day. If for any reason you do not feel ready to take the UKCAT® test after your course, you can study again with Kaplan for free! Terms and conditions apply.

Ultimately, our UKCAT course gets results! Our students are provided with all the guidance and tools needed to get great scores on the UKCAT exam and stand out on their UCAS applications. Don't just take our word for it, take a look at what our students thought.

Our 2017 Classroom Course Locations:


Our 2017 Course Location in Ireland:


Self Study

Live Online

Classroom Express

2-day Classroom

Most popular option!

UKCAT® Private Tutoring





From $1900

Online course with expert video instruction and practice materials.

Interactive online tuition with the classroom experience.

Streamlined tuition from our expert teachers.

Comprehensive tuition from our expert teachers.

Tailored prep ideal for students looking for one-to-one tuition.

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Course Lessons 10 hours of recorded video lessons 10 hours across 2 or 4 days of interactive lessons via our virtual classroom 1 day of class, available at 6 locations across the UK 2 days of class, available at 30 locations 10 and 15 hour packages available
UKCAT Strategy Book [?] Includes:
- ALL Kaplan proven methods & strategies
- Exclusive to Kaplan course students
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
On-going Teacher Support No Until Test Day Until Test Day Until Test Day Until Test Day
Online Study Centre          
NEW! UKCAT Channel [?] Over 20 hours of extra live and interactive sessions. Providing additional UKCAT tuition and Medical School application guidance! Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Recorded Video Lessons Yes Yes No Yes Yes
500 Mastery Questions Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Practice Tests with over 1300 questions 6 6 2 6 up to 9
30 Section-focused Quizzes with over 700 questions Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Access [?] This should be more than enough time to fully prep for the exam. Although extensions are available should you require more time. 2 months 2 months 1 month 2 months 2 months
 Only at Kaplan    
2017 Test Change Adapted [?] Kaplan's 2017 course materials and methods are adapted to ensure you are ready to score your best. Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Personalised Score Reports Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kaplan Teachers [?] Kaplan teachers:
- have scored in the top 10% of the exam
- are usually current med students or practicing doctors
- undergo a rigorous training programme to meet the Kaplan standard
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Why prepare for the UKCAT with Kaplan?



Comprehensive UKCAT Instruction
Master our proven strategies that cover all new UKCAT question types. You will also improve your problem solving and critical thinking skills.



Teacher support until test day
You will receive full support on your UKCAT questions, even after your course has finished, with email access to our teachers.



Access our Online Study Plan 
Receive access to your Online Study Plan, including the new UKCAT Channel, 6 practice tests, 30 quizzes and 500 mastery questions (a total of over 3000 questions!) with our renowned test-like interface.



The Kaplan UKCAT Strategy Book
This UKCAT revision guide will help guide you through our methods and strategies, including practice questions, tips for test day and full explanations to hundreds of practice questions.



Add more practice 
Classroom Complete students have the option to add UKCAT Plus to their prep. This includes 3 additional practice tests, 4 hours of extra video lessons and an additional UKCAT Plus ebook.



Interactive classes  
Our classes take place in classrooms with a maximum of 25 students, not lecture style. This means that students benefit from one-to-one guidance with their teacher and the discussions generated from small group exercises. 



Save £20
On this course when you enrol on a BMAT® or UKCAT® course!*

*Terms & Conditions apply.

Introducing Medical School Interview Preparation!

Kaplan's brand new Medical School Interview Preparation Course will help students successfully navigate the challenges of their Medical School interviews, with the guidance of experts in the medical profession. This 1-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of interview mastery techniques, a mock one-to-one interview and MMI circuits with practising doctors and current medical students. You will also be provided with a Medical School interview coursebook.

To find out when these classes will be taking place, view our Medical School Interview Schedules.

What you can expect to learn:


Medical industry insights
Learn critical content for common interview topics, and effectively discuss key information on topics such as the NHS, medical ethics and medical education in an interview setting.


Interview mastery techniques
Get Kaplan strategies to prepare yourself for the most challenging interview situations and gain comprehensive and knowledgeable answers to traditional and popular interview questions.

Panel interview and MMI circuit familiarity
Learn to navigate the fast-paced dynamics of the MMI format with poise and focus, and manage unfamiliar situations in interviews.

Understand your interviewer
Pinpoint what interviewers are looking for from the perspective of current medics, and understand how to present yourself professionally and eloquently to interviewers.