What can you take to a UCAT (previously UKCAT) test?
Thread Starter What can you take to a UCAT (previously UKCAT) test? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by AzureCeleste Empty handed Calculator is the one on the computer They give you what you need You get paper/whiteboard to write on ...
Source: The Student Room - June 28, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Junaki Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Ukcat books
Thread Starter Ukcat books Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Hey guys what books do i use to study for the ukcat exam?? Thank you in advance ! (: (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 28, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GUMBALL77 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine
Thread Starter Medicine Follow 12 minutes ago 12m ago So I’m going to study medicine at 2020 entry, I live in the South West and don’t want to go much further than London. The unis I’m looking at are: Oxford UCL Imperial Kings Queen Mary I’m fond of old fashioned places which I&rs...
Source: The Student Room - June 27, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: IHaveTakenOver Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Can I apply to medical school?
Thread Starter Can I apply to medical school? Follow 10 minutes ago 10m ago Thank you so much! This was really helpful! :) Quote: Originally Posted by junior.doctor There will be plenty of medical schools that will accept your GCSEs. Read the minimum requirements fo...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: wavines.s Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

5th Year Medic @ Imperial; AMA
Thread Starter 5th Year Medic @ Imperial; AMA Follow 27 minutes ago 27m ago Is it super cliquey? Does everyone know each other / get along? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: unsomberal Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Good Websites/Resources for UKCAT Revision?
Thread Starter Good Websites/Resources for UKCAT Revision? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago I actually would! It has loads of questions for starters with varying difficulties (that they state tend to be a bit harder than the actual ones?) so actually kept me busy for a really long time. It also always explai...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Lucario_Moon Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Imperial or UCL?
Thread Starter Imperial or UCL? Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago If you don’t mind me asking, how did your friend get an offer at UCL with CCC? Quote: Originally Posted by ShafTJB See, I see the opposite. On a general perspective, I know far more students with AS gra...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Sherrzz Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Funding Post-Grad Medical School
Thread Starter Funding Post-Grad Medical School Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago First question: why was a science degree cheaper than medicine? Was it because it was at your local uni? Some sources/considerations (inevitably there will be some patronising here): 1) Get cheaper accommodation. Its amazing ho...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: nexttime Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

I fainted on work experience
Thread Starter I fainted on work experience Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago I briefly worked with some surgeons who each week would take 5 new medical students to theatre with them. For most of them it was the first time they had been in theatre. I made a game of standing behind them and trying to guess who ...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: nexttime Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

What percentage of medical students take a gap year before uni?
Thread Starter What percentage of medical students take a gap year before uni? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Voxxia Asking out of curiosity I can't tell you that - in fact I'm not sure there is any body that holds that data. Wh...
Source: The Student Room - June 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: nexttime Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Any Contextual Medicine Offers A*AC
Thread Starter Any Contextual Medicine Offers A*AC Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago I got preditictions A*AC (in maths). I am struggling to find contextual offers other than Bristol for medicine. I got 8A* and 2A's at gcses. Any suggestions are hugely appreciated!! (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: leahnj Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is it too late to consider applying for medicine
Thread Starter Is it too late to consider applying for medicine Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Quote: Originally Posted by GymBeast31 I've had mixed feelings on if I wanted to apply for medicine but now, I want to. I'm in year 12 and have no work experience and we have t...
Source: The Student Room - June 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Relentas Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

decide to change course to medicine after results day?
Thread Starter decide to change course to medicine after results day? Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago There is an big section of TSR about Applying for Medicine - read it ALL : https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki/Medicine (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: returnmigrant Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Writing a Personal Statement without Motivation
Thread Starter Writing a Personal Statement without Motivation Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago There is a whole section of TSR about 'Applying for Medicine, with advice/info about PS, work experience etc etc : https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki/Medicine (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: returnmigrant Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

surgical trainee vs surgical care practitioner
Thread Starter surgical trainee vs surgical care practitioner Follow 54 minutes ago 54m ago Hi so I didnt manage to get into medicine twice due to grades and so I have no choice but to look for plan B. I have taken interest in the role of a SCP but I want to know the clear difference between a trainee...
Source: The Student Room - June 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: geniequeen48 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How often do unis such as St George's take Med offer holders if they miss a grade?
Thread Starter How often do unis such as St George's take Med offer holders if they miss a grade? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Title. Feel like I'm gonna get a grade one short of AAA and was wondering if I have any chance of still being accepted? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: XxxvatxxX Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

University
Thread Starter University Follow 25 minutes ago 25m ago Hey guys how you all doin in A levels? Now, it's time for selecting uni. It's hard for me . I just came here in uk from other country did gcse somehow on my own, no school in just a year. And I have a year for A levels, also studying privately for A...
Source: The Student Room - June 18, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Malik leo Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

UCAT q
Thread Starter UCAT q Follow 23 minutes ago 23m ago Just curious but how much better do you think you would have done in the ucat with 25% extra time? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 17, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lightningspeed Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

GAMSAT 2019-preparation time
Thread Starter GAMSAT 2019-preparation time Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Hi guys! I know you're probably thinking I'm crazy, but just out of curiosity? Has anyone or anyone you know done GAMSAT preparation in 2 weeks? Like 2 weeks hard-core studying, serious cramming. Is it possible do you think? Thank y...
Source: The Student Room - June 16, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Agonda Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

clearing for medicine / medical schools
Thread Starter clearing for medicine / medical schools Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago my predicted grades at the moment are AAB and I have an offer from Newcastle for biomedical for ABB. However, I'm wanting to do medicine and if I get the grades, where/ what universities should I call on clearing day? I have...
Source: The Student Room - June 16, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: anshrahsaqib Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Do Universities assume you have knowledge of a topic?
Thread Starter Do Universities assume you have knowledge of a topic? Follow 1 day ago 1d ago Not really, they tend to try and get everyone up to speed with the same things so cover some things throughout 1st year which others may know If you feel they assume you know something then you should read up on ...
Source: The Student Room - June 15, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: AzureCeleste Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Romania or Bulgaria for Medicine??
Thread Starter Romania or Bulgaria for Medicine?? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Think VERY carefully before you do this. Do not underestimate the language problems you will encounter. Think carefully about living a very different cultural and political environment for 5+ years. Think about homesickness/lone...
Source: The Student Room - June 15, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: returnmigrant Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine in Italy
Thread Starter Medicine in Italy Follow 39 minutes ago 39m ago Hey, I'm trying to find out information about Italy and IMAT, and one thing I'm not seeing anywhere is: What A level requirements do I need for the English med schools in Italy? Or do they not require A levels? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 14, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Incursio Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Graduate medicine
Thread Starter Graduate medicine Follow 22 minutes ago 22m ago Is it possible to go on to do graduate medicine having done biomedical sciences with a foundation year? I have my doubts because it’s medicine and most universities my friend and I have checked out want grades about AAA at A-level. I&rs...
Source: The Student Room - June 12, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Rxnaaa Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Tips for decision making and QR
Thread Starter Tips for decision making and QR Follow 1 minute ago now Quote: Originally Posted by mildhan If you’re not ready yet, reschedule your test date to the end of August. The only advice I can give really is keep practicing, it can take weeks to get...
Source: The Student Room - June 10, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: myra17 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Questions for Radiography
Thread Starter Questions for Radiography Follow 2 minutes ago 2m ago hey guys, in considering medecine at uni but I want to go starught into Radiography as soon as I pick what speciality i go into. I have a few a questions 1) how long does it take to become a radiographer? 2) what's life like as a radi...
Source: The Student Room - June 9, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SincPsyco Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine in UK through NEET
Thread Starter Medicine in UK through NEET Follow 14 minutes ago 14m ago NEET is National Eligibility and Entrance Test for entry into any medical field in India. The MCI, Medical Council of India, has released a list o universities that they recognize abroad. I have qualified NEET and this means that I ...
Source: The Student Room - June 9, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: notmebutme Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Fail to meet conditional offer for medicine?
Thread Starter Fail to meet conditional offer for medicine? Follow 17 hours ago 17h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Mollymed Hi, I'm in the middle of my A-levels at the moment, and was wondering what other routes into medicine students have taken/students are cons...
Source: The Student Room - June 9, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: meddad Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical School Applicants: Change the Future of Medical Admissions
Thread Starter Medical School Applicants: Change the Future of Medical Admissions Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago If you’re applying to a UK medical school for entry in 2020, you can win up to £500 in Amazon vouchers by filling in questionnaires for the UK Medical Applicant Cohort Study – an ...
Source: The Student Room - June 6, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: UCLMedResearch Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How to apply for medicine for students from a non-uk compatible education background
Thread Starter How to apply for medicine for students from a non-uk compatible education background Follow 59 minutes ago 59m ago Hi guys, this is my first time asking a question here. I'm already a medic in Taiwan and just ended my study abroad year here in the uk (it's not the normal year abroad as...
Source: The Student Room - June 6, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Melvynn Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

What do I need to know before medical school?
Thread Starter What do I need to know before medical school? Follow 14 minutes ago 14m ago Honestly? Nothing. They’ll cover whatever you need to know when you get to uni. Just enjoy your free time! (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 5, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: TattyBoJangles Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine Applicant Coaching
Thread Starter Medicine Applicant Coaching Follow 26 minutes ago 26m ago Quote: Originally Posted by Finlay1230 I’ll keep this short, after all it’s about quality not quantity😅. I’m currently coming towards the later stage of my gap year and I h...
Source: The Student Room - June 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: CheeseIsVeg Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Can you F3 in the UKCAT? (command for search bar)
Thread Starter Can you F3 in the UKCAT? (command for search bar) Follow 38 minutes ago 38m ago In Windows, if you press F3, a search bar pops up. I was thinking of pressing F3 in the verbal reasoning section in order to look for keywords. Is that shortcut available in the computers? Is there a ruling...
Source: The Student Room - June 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: tschmauck Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

medicine course or a different course
Thread Starter medicine course or a different course Follow 53 minutes ago 53m ago Quote: Originally Posted by elrose122 I would love to perform autopsies and find out the decomposition stages etc. But is medicine the right course for this career interest? ...
Source: The Student Room - June 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Am I able to take an osteopathy course without biology a level?
Thread Starter Am I able to take an osteopathy course without biology a level? Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago I want to do osteopathy in future and am wondering can I get onto a course with just psychology a level and not bio or PE??? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - June 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Nabi11 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Volunteering for medicine
Thread Starter Volunteering for medicine Follow 11 hours ago 11h ago Yeah that sounds OK to be honest:p Make sure you have a lot to write about in terms of what you learned Is there any volunteering that you've done long term (i.e. 6 months) because that looks good. Maybe during the summer go to your l...
Source: The Student Room - May 30, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: algebra123 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical University question!
Thread Starter Medical University question! Follow 41 minutes ago 41m ago OK, thank you so much! Quote: Originally Posted by meddad Did you look at the link about minimum academic requirements? My guess is that you would meet that ok with most Uni's, but you can che...
Source: The Student Room - May 30, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: pancakesbob7 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Have your say: How well would you do on the UCAT?
Thread Starter Have your say: How well would you do on the UCAT? Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Here's where you can post a comment about our How well would you do on the UCAT? article. Read the full How well would you do on the UCAT? article and join in the discussion by posting a message below. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 29, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: discobish Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Do medical schools accept retakes?
Thread Starter Do medical schools accept retakes? Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Undefinedd Hi just wondering if medical schools consider students with resits? I did look up on this but my situation seemed to be a bit different because i tak...
Source: The Student Room - May 29, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SarcAndSpark Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Too old, Too late?
Thread Starter Too old, Too late? Follow 49 minutes ago 49m ago I don’t doubt it’s competitive and I know it’s not going to be a case of “yup you fulfill our super basic criteria: welcome!” but I wanted to know if it was possible : ) Quote: Originall...
Source: The Student Room - May 29, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Skruggle Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Help please! (Mainly Scots)
Thread Starter Help please! (Mainly Scots) Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago So I’m a Scottish girl turning 17 in a few weeks,I’m in S5 just finished my exams (thankfully) but now I have a rough idea of what I want to do So for Glasgow Caledonian university I’m thinking of either the radiology...
Source: The Student Room - May 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: BRH123 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Interview
Thread Starter Interview Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Hello Guys I applied for the international foundation program (IFP) for medicine at Cardiff university and I am having a Skype interview after 2 weeks from now... is this different from the medicine interview as it's for the IFP course? please answer...
Source: The Student Room - May 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Rittaa Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine AS Level Grades
Thread Starter Medicine AS Level Grades Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Ccea2020 I'm doing my curriculum in northern Ireland so we have to do AS exams, and we get official results in August for them. And i know that Queen's states that if 4As a...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sotor Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Studying medicine
Thread Starter Studying medicine Follow 2 days ago 2d ago Sorry you've not had any responses about this. :( Are you sure you've posted in the right place? :) Here's a link to our subject forum which should help get you more responses if you post there. :o (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: TSR Jessica Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Second degree medicine
Thread Starter Second degree medicine Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by rick2019 Foundation year sounds amazing, I ll ask specific universities for that, thanks! I'm pretty sure you can't get onto any foundation courses if you've alr...
Source: The Student Room - May 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Royal Oak Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

neurologist
Thread Starter neurologist Follow 2 days ago 2d ago I'm happy with my reseaerch ... for now. I'm enjoying it so we'll see how job prospects look afterwards haha Quote: Originally Posted by ecolier Are you going to be an honorary consultant one day? Edited: Spotted ...
Source: The Student Room - May 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SamuelSingleton Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Having doubts about medicine
Thread Starter Having doubts about medicine Follow 25 minutes ago 25m ago I have 3 offers of medicine to start in September of this year, but I just don't know what to do. I'm also on a gap year. Bristol, Newcastle and Southampton have all offered me places on 5 year courses, but I'm not in love with ...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: helpme-dicine Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Sport Science to Medicine
Thread Starter Sport Science to Medicine Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by jd2906 Hi all, I'm a first year SES student and have recently realised that my real passion is medicine. I have read that many universities don't accept applicants th...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: claireestelle Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Graduate medicine
Thread Starter Graduate medicine Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Do you have to go to a Russel group uni for undergraduate degree to be a successful applicant for graduate entry medicine? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: agnes0912 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

career into medicine, lost
Thread Starter career into medicine, lost Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago So, I've been doing my AS exams and haven't been feeling great about them. I need B's to be predicted A's for A levels but I'm worried I may have slipped up in one of my subjects. If so, what other routes can I take? I really don't wa...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: pinkbluex Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums