Wondering where to apply with a low UCAT score in 2023? In this guide we’ll work through how different UK universities use the UCAT, and what your options are if you’ve performed poorly in the test. We’ll cover universities that make little use of the UCAT, and a second option – taking the BMAT. Which
This article focuses on the UCAT test, and where to apply if your score wasn’t as strong as you had hoped. Remember that the majority of universities that use the test as part of their admissions process do not rely on it entirely or as a certain threshold – but that you must be careful
In this article we will consider the UCAT test, and which UK medical schools make the most use of it during their admissions processes – in other words, which medical schools are particularly worth applying to if you do well in it. What is the UCAT test? The UCAT is a widely used admissions test
The BMAT Test: Overview and Format The Biomedical Admissions Test (BMAT) is an aptitude test used as part of the admissions process for some medical, dental, and veterinary schools in the United Kingdom, Europe, and Asia. The exam is designed to assess an applicant’s scientific knowledge and critical thinking skills, which are essential for success
A large part of success in the UCAT will come down to use of time, and how well a student can organise the – relatively short – duration of the test. Here, we will work through tips on time management, how to prioritise questions, how to plan for the test, what makes for an efficient
The UCAT Verbal Reasoning section is relatively simple for some students – often those who are more inclined towards the humanities, or have studied English or Modern Languages – whilst other students who tend more towards the Sciences often find it to be a rather more difficult section. Here, we will consider how to master
A strong UCAT score can single handedly unlock a medical school interview – some universities use only this test for their ranking, rather than making use of grades. As such, it’s absolutely vital that you secure as high a score as possible. Here, we will work through core strategies and tips to improve your score.