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UCAT VIDEO GUIDES

29th May 2019

UCAT VIDEO GUIDES

MedEntry understands that every student learns differently. This is why our UCAT Guided Curriculum offers several options for UCAT preparation. Work through the comprehensive strategy guides for each UCAT subtest, review guided video solutions covering each type of UCAT question, or watch animated videos which illustrate important UCAT principles. Now you can access all of your UCAT videos wi ...

 

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PERSONALISED UCAT PREP: CONTINUE PRACTICING FEATURE

24th May 2019

PERSONALISED UCAT PREP: CONTINUE PRACTICING FEATURE

As part of our commitment to providing high quality, personalised UCAT prep, MedEntry is delighted to launch our ‘Continue Practicing’ feature. This feature uses LMS data collected from your UCAT preparation to date to suggest where to focus your future UCAT prep efforts. This will help you prepare for the UCAT effectively and efficiently. Once you have completed a UCAT drill, subtest mock o ...

 

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WHAT IS UCAT 2019?

24th May 2019

WHAT IS UCAT 2019?

UCAT stands for University Clinical Aptitude Test. Unlike traditional school and university exams which assess knowledge, UCAT 2019 assesses generic skills, including verbal aptitude, mathematical understanding and abstract reasoning. Students who wish to study medicine or dentistry in the United Kingdom in 2020 will need to sit and succeed in UCAT 2019. UCAT 2019 is comprised of five separa ...

 

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What is covered in MedEntry’s UCAT Courses?

15th May 2019

What is covered in MedEntry’s UCAT Courses?

MedEntry’s UCAT Courses are offered in two main forms: A two-day, in-person UCAT Course An online UCAT Course The Platinum Package, which is the most popular UCAT Course, includes both of these services. Two day UCAT Course The two day UCAT Course provides comprehensive preparation for UCAT in a fun, engaging and interactive manner. MedEntry’s UCAT Courses are run by doctors and acade ...

 

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How To Choose The Best UCAT Prep Course

9th May 2019

How To Choose The Best UCAT Prep Course

UCAT is an extremely important, ‘high stakes’ test. That is, the results of UCAT have the potential to determine whether or not you will be a doctor. It makes sense that you should choose the best UCAT preparation course to give yourself the greatest chance of success. UCAT courses vary considerably in quality. This blog outlines five key factors you should look for when choosing the best U ...

 

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UCAT UK 2019: REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

2nd May 2019

UCAT UK 2019: REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Registrations and bookings are now open for UCAT UK 2019. Registrations close on 18 September at 5pm. MedEntry strongly recommends that students register and book a UCAT test date as soon as possible.   Candidates must complete a two-step process using the Pearson VUE online registration system to register and then book a test. Step 1: Register and create an account You must register and ...

 

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I want to start my Medical degree in 2020: When do I need to sit the UCAT (UKCAT)?

11th April 2019

I want to start my Medical degree in 2020: When do I need to sit the UCAT (UKCAT)?

If you wish to study medicine in the UK, most universities will require you to sit and succeed in UCAT (previously known as UKCAT). You must sit the UCAT between July and October of the year BEFORE you intend to enter medicine. For example, if you want to begin your medical degree in 2020 you must sit the UCAT between 1 July 2019 and 2 October 2019. You are permitted to sit the test only ONC ...

 

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UKCAT to UCAT: Why the Change?

29th March 2019

UKCAT to UCAT: Why the Change?

In 2019, UKCAT (United Kingdom Clinical Aptitude Test) was renamed UCAT (University Clinical Aptitude Test). So why did this change occur? The simple reason is that Australia and New Zealand have adopted UCAT for entry into medicine and dentistry courses. As the UKCAT is no longer solely used in the UK, the name has been changed to UCAT. Although the name of the test has changed to UCAT, the ...

 

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UCAT UK 2019: KEY DATES

8th March 2019

UCAT UK 2019: KEY DATES

If you wish to study medicine at most universities in the United Kingdom you will need to sit UCAT 2019 (previously known as UKCAT). The UCAT 2019 testing period runs from 1 July 2019 until 2 October 2019. Registrations to sit UCAT 2019 will open on 1 May 2019 and close on 18 September 2019. The table below outlines key dates for UCAT 2019.     R ...

 

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MedEntry’s UCAT Practice Exams are optimised for UCATSEN!

28th February 2019

MedEntry’s UCAT Practice Exams are optimised for UCATSEN!

What is UCATSEN? UCATSEN (University Clinical Aptitude Test Special Educational Needs) provides certain students sitting UCAT with 25% extra time when sitting the test. UCATSEN is available to students with a medical condition that impacts upon their ability to perform in testing settings such as UCAT, for example, those with learning disabilities. How do I apply for UCATSEN? If yo ...

 

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