A levels/Medicine
Thread Starter A levels/Medicine Follow 2 minutes ago 2m ago Hi, I have been independently studying A levels since the start of last year as I am too old for free education (although I'm only 23 so not too old haha). I have always wanted to be a doctor but unfortunately my life didn't pan out the way I w...
Source: The Student Room - May 28, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ben215 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How do rotations work in medical school?
Thread Starter How do rotations work in medical school? Follow 17 hours ago 17h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Democracy I'll assume since you're posting in the medicine forum you mean medical school, not media school :p Full time rotations typically start in thir...
Source: The Student Room - May 26, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Erinlsmithhh Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medify/ Medical Interviews
Thread Starter Medify/ Medical Interviews Follow 16 minutes ago 16m ago check out the medic portal ;) and you should have a thread like this https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=6182960 for 2021 entry (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: stereotypeasian Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How to get into Specialty training (ST1)
Thread Starter How to get into Specialty training (ST1) Follow 16 minutes ago 16m ago I am British Medical student , studying abroad in Bulgaria I am in my final year , i graduate with Full GMC registration , my course is 6 years. my plan is to apply directly to standalone FY2 , then get into Cardiotho...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medicalstudent20 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

GCSE resits for Medicine
Thread Starter GCSE resits for Medicine Follow 29 minutes ago 29m ago I didnt quite get good grades to do medicine because i was going through a bit of a rough time during y11 and couldnt cope with the stress. Im wondering if universities allow retakes for GCSEs. I got Cs for the majority of them and im ...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Stormy6063 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

With these grades is it possible to get into medicine in the uk?
Thread Starter With these grades is it possible to get into medicine in the uk? Follow 13 minutes ago 13m ago Tariff points are allocated to all the prerequisites to determine who gets an interview. Each Uni is different in how they score applications. However, if your qualifications are borderline, it m...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tajag Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical school bad A levels
Thread Starter Medical school bad A levels Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Which medical schools could I apply to that don't look at A level grades? (Either graduate or undergraduate) (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: z1401 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Interview AMA
Thread Starter Interview AMA Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Fave interview question? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SweetSexySavage Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Non-science Grad Med applicants 2021
Thread Starter Non-science Grad Med applicants 2021 Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Hey I am just wondering if anyone is having a hard time getting work experience for 2021 entrance. I have some but my shadowing got cancelled due to rona. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Queen_SashaB Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Open University degree into GEM?
Thread Starter Open University degree into GEM? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Hi all, just wondering has anyone taken this route successfully? I'm hoping to do my degree with the OU due to my current circumstances (young child, currently working full time and paying off moderate amount of debt, and I can'...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Courtney235 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Certificate of HE
Thread Starter Certificate of HE Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Would a 'certificate of HE' ever be accepted for entry to medicine if it covered enough biology & chemistry? Because 'access to HE' is sometimes. I would be a mature student (26- eek) and it would be more convenient for me to study a 'cert o...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: M. I. A. Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

PA to medicine HELP BAD A LEVELS
Thread Starter PA to medicine HELP BAD A LEVELS Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Aygee Thank you so much for your answer! I appreciate you taking the time out. Do you think it’s worth resitting Chem A-level or just focus on UCAT and GAMSAT...
Source: The Student Room - May 16, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GANFYD Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is medicine the hardest (and prestigious) degree out there?
Thread Starter Is medicine the hardest (and prestigious) degree out there? Follow 17 minutes ago 17m ago Aa Quote: Originally Posted by solarplexus Not all law/engineering postgrad MBA and Oxbridge/Ivy League/MIT/Stanford/Caltech degrees are that hard to get into.....
Source: The Student Room - May 14, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 161BMW Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Anyone know any good books linked to medicine??
Thread Starter Anyone know any good books linked to medicine?? Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Sorry I can't be of much help because I only honestly don't read very many books. I also don't think it's majorly important to have read books that link A levels with medicine. Not sure why your teachers are pushing ...
Source: The Student Room - May 13, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: document35 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Intercalated degree advice please!
Thread Starter Intercalated degree advice please! Follow 1 minute ago now Quote: Originally Posted by FriendlyMedic Hey, I'm a third year medic intercalating this Sept. I've received 2 offers to two very different unis and courses; One is an iBSc at UCL (amazing ...
Source: The Student Room - May 12, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SweetSummerx Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Anyone attending Semmelweis from 2020?
Thread Starter Anyone attending Semmelweis from 2020? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago I recently accepted my offer to Semmelweis University for General Medicine in English! I'm an international student and I would REALLY like to get to know more students!!!! Hit me up if you are joining Semmelweis!!!!! ...
Source: The Student Room - May 12, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lackinglogic Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

can i get into med skwl
Thread Starter can i get into med skwl Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by tecna my gcse grades are really bad 97776666 7 in eng lang and 6 in maths i came to the uk in year 9 so didnt really know the importance of gcses now im fluent in engl...
Source: The Student Room - May 12, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Research
Thread Starter Research Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago examples of Darwinian conditions today are women preferring taller men on average, people dying of cancer, people dying of rare/incurable diseases etc (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 10, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Toscana Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Ụkcat test
Thread Starter Ụkcat test Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Hey everyone ! I would like to buy a course for Ukcat in medify for 2 months with about 55 pounds . I dont have a lot of money so i need to share with someone . Is anyone interested in ? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 9, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: conangxinhdep Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

how to become a surgeon in the uk.
Thread Starter how to become a surgeon in the uk. Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Hey everyone, I still don't completely understand the system , i understand that you have 5-6 years of medical schools ( I'm final year medical student btw) , 2 years of foundation then 2 years of core training , but after that...
Source: The Student Room - May 9, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medicalstudent20 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical school in the United Kingdom
Thread Starter Medical school in the United Kingdom Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago You have to apply via UCAS for medicine (as with any other degree in the UK), although some GEM courses also require you fill in a separate application form and send it to them directly. The deadline for applying to medicine vi...
Source: The Student Room - May 7, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: artful_lounger Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Whiteboard
Thread Starter Whiteboard Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Hi there.Are we given whiteboard and marker for all sections or just QR section? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 7, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Mohebi Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is medicine my only option with these a levels?
Thread Starter Is medicine my only option with these a levels? Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Best thing to do is make a table of all the courses you want to do and see university requirements for each. Don't worry though, you're young and you're intelligent you can always slightly modify things later on (alt...
Source: The Student Room - May 7, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: document35 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

RAF Medical Officer
Thread Starter RAF Medical Officer Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago What are u doing now? Did you follow through and become a RAF medical officer? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 4, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ahmedjumeh Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How to find/secure work experience for medicine
Thread Starter How to find/secure work experience for medicine Follow 51 minutes ago 51m ago I'm in Y10 and want to be a doctor. Obviously, to be accepted at any university, I must have work experience. Where are the best places to apply for work experience? I have read that hospitals are notoriously ...
Source: The Student Room - May 3, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: AI073 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

what is General Internal Medicine (GIM)?
Thread Starter what is General Internal Medicine (GIM)? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by wildstar9 Help https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/exp...ernal-medicine https://www.jrcptb.org.uk/specialtie...l-medicine-gim It's a bit of a co...
Source: The Student Room - April 30, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Sutton Trust 2020 Cardiff University Medicine
Thread Starter Sutton Trust 2020 Cardiff University Medicine Follow 1 day ago 1d ago It might be worth looking on the Sutton Trust 2020 thread - most people have been posting on there when they have received news (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 29, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Becca216 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Nottingham Foundation Medicine (A108) 2020 entry
Thread Starter Nottingham Foundation Medicine (A108) 2020 entry Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago hey, so I was wondering if theres a facebook or snapchat groupchat or something for foundation med students, I know theres a straight med one, but I was just wondering? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 27, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lee_18 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Can you apply for UK FY training as well as Canada/US residency??
Thread Starter Can you apply for UK FY training as well as Canada/US residency?? Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by insert-username I'm originally Canadian, I moved to the UK in 2011 with my family. After medical school (manchester) and getting my...
Source: The Student Room - April 27, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: myra17 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

applying strategically
Thread Starter applying strategically Follow 34 minutes ago 34m ago hi, im reapplying to do medicine, I didnt get any offers the first time because I didn't apply strategically. does anyone have any sources to help with applying strategically? thanks (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 26, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: libbyab Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Will I be able to get into a medicine course?
Thread Starter Will I be able to get into a medicine course? Follow 3 minutes ago 3m ago It would be a struggle without having a chemistry a level, ideally a biology a level too. Your GCSE subjects don't matter too much - only the grades do. However, would highly recommend looking into foundation medici...
Source: The Student Room - April 26, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ZombieTheWolf Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

University help !!!
Thread Starter University help !!! Follow 15 hours ago 15h ago Anyone do medicine at either Birmingham, Leeds , Glasgow , Nottingham , Manchester or Newcastle ? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 26, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lheighes17 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Masaryk Uni medical entrance exam
Thread Starter Masaryk Uni medical entrance exam Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago hey, can anyone tell me how to study biology for Masaryk uni medical please. I studied bio in A level. thanks (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Krd-Hn8787 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Should I do Medicine? Any alternative degrees?
Thread Starter Should I do Medicine? Any alternative degrees? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Diagnostic Radiography Quote: Originally Posted by Anonymousbihhh Are you doing diagnostic radiography or therapeutic radiography? Also how is the job progression , you would ge...
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: craftywizardboy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine interviews
Thread Starter Medicine interviews Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by _oxange How should I be preparing for medicine interviews Start with getting one?? Lots of info on the thread for this topic https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho......
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GANFYD Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine Alevels
Thread Starter Medicine Alevels Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by skdffksn I'm in year 12 and i want to study medicine in uni. I want to become a surgeon but is it weird that when i watch videos of surgery i feel cringed out and i can almost feel...
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

history or geo for med
Thread Starter history or geo for med Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by jazminmaya2004 which one would be more useful if you wanna do med in the future? (gcses) or does it really not matter? cos ik geography is more scientific and history has som...
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine without science A Levels
Thread Starter Medicine without science A Levels Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by iki03 Hi, I’ve seen a lot of people saying that you can do medicine with a foundation year if you do not study science a levels. I am finding it really hard ...
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GANFYD Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Would Lancaster University accept an undergrad after completing A2M?
Thread Starter Would Lancaster University accept an undergrad after completing A2M? Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by RC1992 Hello, I have reached the stage of my life where i am now secure. I am 28, i have a wife and 3 children and i have finall...
Source: The Student Room - April 24, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GANFYD Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

subjects
Thread Starter subjects Follow 1 minute ago now Does it matter if my third a level subject is a preferred subject / a ‘soft’ subject ? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 23, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: annallee2311 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

COVID-19: Medical School Exams 2020
Thread Starter COVID-19: Medical School Exams 2020 Follow 8 minutes ago 8m ago Hello, I was just wondering what other medical schools in the UK are doing regarding their exams? (Particularly for second year students.) Glasgow, where I study, have made it an online exam, asking it to be closed book...
Source: The Student Room - April 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: esutherlandr Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

GCSE medicine
Thread Starter GCSE medicine Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by _oxange Which unis dont look at gcses that much? For medicine btw I’m Sorry but considering how competitive medicine courses are you’d be hard pressed to find...
Source: The Student Room - April 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: TheOnlyIzzy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine or pharmacy??
Thread Starter Medicine or pharmacy?? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by TheArchitect365 Both are hard but medicine is longer The post you responded to is from 4 years ago! Hope they have worked things out by now :) (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GANFYD Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Gamsat ratio
Thread Starter Gamsat ratio Follow 44 minutes ago 44m ago Does anyone know the total number of people who sit the GAMSAT, interview, then get a place at medical school? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - April 17, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: rgphysio Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Second Degree
Thread Starter Second Degree Follow 3 minutes ago 3m ago Usually A to HE College degree will only considered by local or nearby Universities. So ask the University which college do they prefer could help as well. UCAT has official website you can check on, it is a difficult but not hard exam. Please awa...
Source: The Student Room - April 17, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: YuanG Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Studying medicine at university
Thread Starter Studying medicine at university Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago It's always possible to become a doctor. During my time we had the old gcse style and a-levels. I think at the time only 1 university (Barts) had a direct entry route for some b-tec students from deprived areas. So although it's def...
Source: The Student Room - April 15, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: document35 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Med school stress
Thread Starter Med school stress Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Maryam E So I’ve been watching YouTube videos of evey med school student breaking down and getting endless lectures to go over and never having a moment to relax. I can&rsqu...
Source: The Student Room - April 15, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

If I have a medicine offer, what should I be doing during this time?
Thread Starter If I have a medicine offer, what should I be doing during this time? Follow 9 minutes ago 9m ago Quote: Originally Posted by SudanesePrince Thank you, Its' been kind of crazy and I know I have bothered a lot of people on here with the constant questio...
Source: The Student Room - April 13, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Gluecagone Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How will medicine offers now be processed without exams?
Thread Starter How will medicine offers now be processed without exams? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago I have a conditional offer for medicine at BSMS (my firm choice), but I'm pretty sure my predicted grades will be low due to low assessment attainment throughout Year 13 (because my focus was concentrated...
Source: The Student Room - April 11, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ayaya22 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine University that allows GCSE resit (Help Needed )
Thread Starter Medicine University that allows GCSE resit (Help Needed ) Follow 2 minutes ago 2m ago Quote: Originally Posted by xDdraig Hi, Please, does anyone know any university that allows GCSE resists and requires a UCAT score not a BMAT for medicine? ...
Source: The Student Room - April 10, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: maryam1233 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums