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PERSONALISED UCAT TUTORING NOW AVAILABLE!

23rd June 2021

PERSONALISED UCAT TUTORING NOW AVAILABLE!

MedEntry is now offering one on one UCAT tutoring as an add on for students with Online and Platinum Packages. UCAT tutoring will be conducted online, from the comfort and safety of your own home. Students will receive personalised UCAT coaching from an experienced tutor/mentor who has performed exceptionally well in UCAT, interviews and school. MedEntry UCAT tutors are the best of the best ...

 

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HOW WILL UCAT UK 2021 BE DELIVERED?

4th June 2021

HOW WILL UCAT UK 2021 BE DELIVERED?

Registrations to sit UCAT UK 2021 opened on 2nd June. With recent Government announcements regarding easing of lockdowns and getting back to a more normal way of life, Pearson VUE is confident that UCAT UK 2021 will be delivered in person, at testing centres. How was UCAT delivered last year? As the COVID-19 pandemic was out of control last year, it was deemed unsafe to sit UCAT in person. Fu ...

 

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Registrations for UCAT UK 2021 Now Open!

2nd June 2021

Registrations for UCAT UK 2021 Now Open!

Registrations to sit UCAT UK 2021 are open. You can now create a Pearson VUE web account. Account registrations will be open until 22nd September 2021. You will need to register for the test personally. If you already have an account with Pearson VUE, you should use that existing account. You will need to register with your legal name, exactly as it appears on the photo ID you intend to ...

 

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Why 6 weeks preparation isn't enough for UCAT

26th March 2021

Why 6 weeks preparation isn't enough for UCAT

UCAT Consortium Universities (UCATCU) claim that intensive, sustained preparation for UCAT is not necessary. They advise that 6 weeks of preparation is sufficient for UCAT. There are many reasons why UCATCU make such claims. To give yourself the best chance of succeeding in UCAT, it is important that you are sceptical of these claims. UCATCU’s claims are designed to discourage students from u ...

 

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UCAT 2021 Update

10th March 2021

UCAT 2021 Update

Following government announcements during these COVID-impacted times, Pearson VUE will be holding the 2021 UCAT in test centres in the UK and abroad. The two-hour computer-based test is best suited to a test centre environment. However, contingency plans have been made should COVID continue to impact test centre availability.Important dates are: 2nd June: Registration for UCAT 2021 begins. ...

 

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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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