"Experience is the teacher of all things" - Julius Caesar Work experience is an important part of your application when applying to Medical School, merely being a high academic achiever is not enough anymore. Medicine combines science with humanity, having a love for one and not the other makes it a very difficult career to … Continue reading Work Experience for Medical School – Options!
Writing your personal statement is one of the first of many hurdles you face when applying to Medical School. Your personal statement is what stands between your UCAS application and your medical school interviews which precede your offers. It is your opportunity to show the admissions staff who you are, why you would be a … Continue reading Writing a Medical Personal Statement
“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Isaac Newton 9 Reasons You Need A Mentor! They are experienced with their own success stories and know what it takes to succeed. They provide a different perspective and can see where we need to improve even though … Continue reading The Importance of having a Mentor
The UKCAT (UK Clinical Aptitude Test) is an admission test used by certain universities to select the students with the "most appropriate mental abilities, attitudes and professional behaviours required to be successful in their clinical careers and is committed to fairness in selection to medicine and dentistry and to the widening participation in medical and … Continue reading UKCAT – All you need to know!
There are 33 med schools and you only have 4 UCAS choices. When choosing a med school there are so many things to consider; so I thought I'd put them all in 1 place to make life a bit easier. University League Tables for Medicine http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league-tables/rankings http://www.theguardian.com/education/ng-interactive/2016/may/23/university-guide-2017-league-table-for-medicine Russell Group Universities The Russell Group universities are … Continue reading Choosing a Medical School