Medical School Open Days 2017

Comparison Tool to help choose medical schools:  https://www.themedicportal.com/application-guide/choosing-a-medical-school/ Key dates:     UCAS - Early deadline for medicine 15th October BMAT - 2nd November http://www.admissionstestingservice.org/for-test-takers/bmat/ UKCAT - 3rd July to 3rd October http://www.ukcat.ac.uk Please check the websites for the latest updates on admissions tests and open days. You need to book online for most of them. … Continue reading Medical School Open Days 2017

#TahmeenaTalks ft. Purple Chick – PKD/PLD, Dialysis & Organ Donation

During my first year in college, we had a 'Higher Education Conference Day' where guest speakers were invited in to deliver talks about their experiences or something that they are interested in or passionate about. One of the talks I attended was delivered by ‘Purple Chick’ on her organ transplant story - I remember finding it … Continue reading #TahmeenaTalks ft. Purple Chick – PKD/PLD, Dialysis & Organ Donation

Coming Back from Rejection – Reapplying for Medical School

Hi everyone! Today's post is a guest blog by TheDepressedMedStudent on reapplying to medicine after being unsuccessful the first/second/even third or fourth time round. I'm sure it will be of use to fellow medical applicants like myself, as well as future medical applicants. Of course, rejection can be crushing, but as TheDepressedMedStudent and his experiences … Continue reading Coming Back from Rejection – Reapplying for Medical School