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New UCAT Exam Review Page

20th January 2021

New UCAT Exam Review Page

MedEntry has developed an innovative new UCAT Exam Review Page that displays detailed feedback in a series of interactive graphs. This blog outlines the key features. Overall UCAT Percentile Ranking This graph shows your UCAT percentile ranking (compared to other MedEntry students who attempted the UCAT exam) as well as an estimated UCAT scaled score. This information is displayed on a curv ...

 

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Tips for Online Medical School Interviews

13th November 2020

Tips for Online Medical School Interviews

Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, many universities will be conducting medical interviews online. An online interview is very different to an in person one, and requires a specific approach. This blog outlines some key tips. 1. Get your set up right Make sure you set up your device in a quiet location, away from distractions, and with a good, stable internet connection. Ideally h ...

 

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Medentry UCAT Question Bank Launched!

29th October 2020

Medentry UCAT Question Bank Launched!

MedEntry is delighted to have launched our new UCAT QBank: the most advanced, personalised and comprehensive UCAT question bank available. The MedEntry QBank has three key sections: Get Practicing: where you can generate UCAT quizzes or drills Performance: where you can easily review your performance in each UCAT subtest and each UCAT question type History: where you can review all your ...

 

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Which Medical Schools are Conducting Online Interviews for 2021 Entry?

28th October 2020

Which Medical Schools are Conducting Online Interviews for 2021 Entry?

With the current COVID-19 / coronavirus restrictions, universities are moving from in person interviews to an online ‘virtual’ style interview. The medical interview will take place on platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft teams or Blackboard collaborate. So, what have specific medical schools said about the process? Read on! It is important to note that in a normal year very little ...

 

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UCAT UK Score to Percentile Calculator

12th October 2020

UCAT UK Score to Percentile Calculator

UCAT Official has released UCAT test statistics to help you see how your UCAT score compares to other candidates. However, the data only shows you your UCAT decile - it does not provide your actual UCAT percentile. MedEntry has released a calculator that will help you convert your UCAT scores into estimated UCAT percentile rankings. You can find the calculator here: https://www.medentry. ...

 

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MEDENTRY FREE TRIAL NOW AVAILABLE!

13th September 2020

MEDENTRY FREE TRIAL NOW AVAILABLE!

Want to get a taste of what you can expect as a MedEntry student? Check out our new complete free trial! This trial is absolutely free, and comes without obligations or the need for a credit card. It provides you with valuable resources to kick start your UCAT preparation, including: A full-length UCAT practice exam covering all five UCAT subtests. Once completed, you will receive ful ...

 

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UCAT UK 2020 REGISTRATION AND BOOKING IS CLOSING SOON!

11th September 2020

UCAT UK 2020 REGISTRATION AND BOOKING IS CLOSING SOON!

UCAT UK Registration deadline Registrations and Online booking to sit UCAT UK 2020 will close this Thursday 17th September at midday BST! If you plan to sit UCAT UK in 2020 and have not yet registered, please do so immediately. Remember that this is your only chance to sit UCAT in 2020. If you have registered but not booked, you can make a booking until 30 September, however it is recommend ...

 

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NEW UK PERSONAL STATEMENT GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE!

9th September 2020

NEW UK PERSONAL STATEMENT GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE!

MedEntry has created a new, comprehensive Personal Statement guide which is available to all students who have an Online, Platinum or Diamond UCAT preparation package. MedEntry students can access the personal statement guide on the online platform, by clicking on ‘University Admissions’ on the left hand panel. Personal statements can be an important criterion for entry into med ...

 

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Work Experience During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Part 2: Making the most of work experience

2nd September 2020

Work Experience During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Part 2: Making the most of work experience

COVID-19 has resulted in several changes to the medical schools admissions process. Work experience is an important part of entry into medicine, however, medical schools have generally removed mandatory work experience from their application process. Obtaining work experience is still important for interviews, and to gain a good understanding of a career in medicine. Our previous blog discu ...

 

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Work Experience During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Part 1: Work experience substitutes

2nd September 2020

Work Experience During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Part 1: Work experience substitutes

Clinical work experience is an essential part of the medical school application process. Obtaining work experience has become significantly more difficult with the recent COVID-19 pandemic and resulting restrictions. In response, medical schools, for the most part, have removed the need for work experience from their application process. In this blog, we will discuss why work experience is ...

 

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