Clearing for Medicine/ medical schools

Clearing Tips for Medicine (or any other course you had in mind) | A level Results Day 2020

If your heart is set on medicine but you have missed your grades on results day, things aren’t over yet. I know it feels like the chances of you finding a Medical school in clearing is near enough impossible. A bit like spotting a unicorn. I definitely use to have this exact mindset, but I’m …

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How to Secure Work Experience (with email template)

Want to secure the best work experience for your medical school application? Read on for all my best approaches that are sure to help. Work experience is a key component for medical school applications. It’s pretty obvious that it’s the only real way for prospective students to see if medicine is right for them. Another …

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4 approaches to answering ‘Why Medicine?’

Whether you’re writing your personal statement or gearing up for a medical school interview, you are probably trying to figure out how to answer the dreaded question, “Why medicine?”. To make matters worse, it always seems to make room for itself in the conversation. Throughout your whole application process, they may never ask you “why …

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The Pros and Cons of studying at Lincoln Medical School

Hi guys, welcome to another blog post! This one is all about my university which is Lincoln Medical School; what I love about it and what not so much. The University of Lincoln Medical School (LMS) only just opened in September of 2019. And I realised that there isn’t that much information out there on …

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What is the UCAT?

The UCAT stands for the University Clinical Aptitude Test. It was previously called the UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT). Despite the name change, the content of the exam is the exact same. It is a 2-hour test used in the UK, Australia and New Zealand for entry into Medicine and Dentistry degrees.There are 5 sections …

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