UCAT Delay & Online Testing In 2020

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As if there aren’t enough hurdles for medical school applications – the UCAT registration has been delayed! With the changes to BMAT, school disruptions and general panic, it’s a stressful time to be applying to med school. Maybe you’re even starting to annoy your family less with random medical facts?! (Tip: save the bacterial facts for dinner time) Instead, have a … Read More

UCAT Success – The Final Weeks

James ChoiGeneral Advice4 Comments

This was posted for 2015 applicants We’re nearly into the final month of UCAT testing, with the deadline for the last exam on the 6th of October. For those taking the test in the last few weeks of this UCAT season, a portion of you will have only recently decided to go for medicine upon receiving a set of surprisingly … Read More

How I got 825 in the UCAT

Ram AswaniGeneral Advice2 Comments

I’m a second year medic at UCL and one of the instructors at UCAT Crash Course. A popular question that many of my students ask is how I achieved the score that I did. I hope to offer some more general UCAT advice for each section and share some of my thoughts and experiences of taking the UKCAT on this … Read More

The Parent’s Guide to the UCAT

James ChoiGeneral Advice, Homepage3 Comments

This is undoubtedly an exciting, yet also intense time for parents with children applying to medical school. The UCAT is an important part of the admissions process, and we regularly get phone calls and emails from parents who want to know more about the UCAT and what we teach on our course. If you’re a parent, this short article should … Read More

When should I take the UCAT?

James ChoiGeneral Advice6 Comments

This is a question we get asked time and time again, so we thought we’d devote a blog post to it. The long version of the answer can be found below in the two categories “If you (might be) taking the BMAT” and “If you’re definitely not taking the BMAT”. The short version is as follows: Take the UCAT in … Read More

Top UCAT Tips

Duranka PereraGeneral Advice, Homepage, Uncategorized, Verbal Reasoning7 Comments

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Our first UCAT Preparation Blog post contains what we feel are the top tips you need to know if you’re taking the exam. We’ll be adding more section-specific articles over time, but we thought we’d start with the very basics. So without further ado, here are our “Top UCAT Tips”. Enjoy!