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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 discuss ...

 

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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 im ...

 

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SITTING UCAT UK 2020 ONLINE? HERE ARE 3 TIPS

28th August 2020

SITTING UCAT UK 2020 ONLINE? HERE ARE 3 TIPS

Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, and for the first time, candidates sitting UCAT UK 2020 have the option of sitting UCAT online, rather than at a UCAT testing centre. If you have chosen to sit UCAT UK 2020 online, here are three top tips to ensure the experience goes smoothly. 1. Organise your space Unlike sitting UCAT UK 2020 in a testing centre, when you sit UCAT online, ...

 

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UCAT UK 2020: SHOULD I USE THE SCRATCH PAD?

27th August 2020

UCAT UK 2020: SHOULD I USE THE SCRATCH PAD?

For the first time ever, UCAT UK candidates will be able to sit their test either in a testing centre, or at home, online. This is as a result of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Because the UCAT Consortium is allowing students to sit UCAT online, they recently developed an online ‘Scratch Pad’ feature in lieu of the usual ‘Noteboard’ that is provided in UCAT testing centres. Shortly afte ...

 

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SHOULD I SIT UCAT UK 2020 AT HOME, ONLINE?

19th August 2020

SHOULD I SIT UCAT UK 2020 AT HOME, ONLINE?

For the first time ever, students sitting UCAT UK 2020 will be able to decide whether to sit UCAT online or at a testing centre. This choice is available due to the COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic. The actual content of the UCAT test will be the same regardless of where you choose to sit the test. Deciding where to sit UCAT UK 2020 is an important decision. You will need to weigh up the advanta ...

 

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TRACKING YOUR UCAT PROGRESS: GRAPHS AND STATISTICS

18th August 2020

TRACKING YOUR UCAT PROGRESS: GRAPHS AND STATISTICS

MedEntry has developed a sophisticated series of graphs enabling you to see how your performance in full-length UCAT practice exams has changed over time. You can access them on the Simulate page of the online UCAT platform: The graph has two modes: UCAT Percentile Rankings: This graph displays your overall cognitive percentile ranking for each UCAT exam you have completed. There is an op ...

 

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30 day pass for only £30!

13th August 2020

30 day pass for only £30!

Obtain access to the most innovative, comprehensive and personalised UCAT online learning platform for a month for just £30! Purchasing a 30 day pass will provide you with: Over 10,000 high quality UCAT questions from all five UCAT subtests 11 full length UCAT exams provided on a platform which exactly replicates the live UCAT. 25+ mini mocks for each UCAT subtest Interact ...

 

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