by Dukes Medical Applications
For most aspiring medical students, taking the University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT) is the first step in their application. As the UCAT is taken early on, you will already have the results when you choose which universities to apply for. This means that you are able to tailor your decision to your UKCAT score, and choose medical schools where you will have the best possible chance of being interviewed or receiving an offer—whether your score is high or not so high. Because different top universities place different emphases on the various elements of your application, a disappointing UKCAT score is by no means the end of the road, nor does a high score guarantee you an interview at all medical schools. Below, we tell you where to consider applying based on your UCAT score.Read more
The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) exam, rather than testing scientific knowledge, examines candidates’ cognitive abilities and clinical aptitude.Read more
The UKCAT test is one of the most widely used medical admissions tests. It is two hours long and consists of five sectionsRead more
We’ve provided you with a ‘mini mock’ – a UCAT practice test you can sit in 15 minutes, which gives you a chance to fit in some practice for the exam.