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Myth Busting: Expectations vs Reality of Medical School

July 22, 2019

The road to medical school can be long and tiring, so getting in might seem like finally reaching a promised land of sorts. While it is definitely a satisfying end-point, it’s only the beginning of a journey. As a result, it might be helpful to get a little insight into what you’re actually signing yourself…

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Your Guide to the Multiple Mini Interview

July 18, 2019

With most universities opting for this format, the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) is commonly encountered come interview season time. After working hard to maintain grades and getting through the UCAT relatively unscathed, the medical school interview is the last lofty hurdle to clear. That is why it’s so important to know what to expect in…

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Five Ways to Get Involved at Medical School

July 15, 2019

Medical school provides lots of new experiences and opportunities, both academic and socially. Here are five ways to make the most of your degree and get involved! Sitting the UCAT? Access our online UCAT Course! 1. Explore your interests A great way to explore your medical interests is by joining student groups and societies. Every…

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What Volunteer Work Will Build Skills for Medical School?

July 12, 2019

Volunteering is a popular option to build skills and boost your resume before applying to medical school. Here are some ideas to get you started on your search for volunteer work. Sitting the UCAT? Access our online UCAT Course! Where should I look for volunteer work? Finding volunteer work can be tricky and takes a…

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Five Ways to Improve Your UCAT Verbal Reasoning Score

July 5, 2019

It can be hard to know where to start when studying for the UCAT verbal reasoning section. Read on to discover some common concerns and preparation tips you could try! Sitting the UCAT? Access our online UCAT Course! 1. Mix it up There are a few different ways you can approach the UCAT verbal reasoning…

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Have I Studied the Right Subjects for Medical School?⠀

June 17, 2019

Applying to medical school can be an exciting but also a very stressful time. The process can be made worse by worrying about whether you have the right qualifications to gain admission into the specific med school you’ve got your heart set on. There are steps you can take during your time at school and…

6 Different Study Techniques to Try

June 7, 2019

Are you having trouble staying focused and being time efficient enough to cover all of that key study material? Whether you’re studying for Year 12 exams, the UCAT or University exams – here are some new study techniques to try out! 1. Focus on the task Studying for exams can be overwhelming and stressful. Knowing…

Undergrad vs Postgrad: What’s the Difference?⠀

May 23, 2019

Are you applying for medical school and struggling to understand the difference between undergraduate and postgraduate entry methods? Here is an overview to give you an insight into what the different courses involve. Once you understand the general process it’s easier to look at specific universities you might like to apply to. Undergraduate 1. What…

Is Medicine the Right Choice For Me?⠀

May 21, 2019

Embarking on a career in medicine or as a choice for further education is exciting and brings many great opportunities for the future. Though, it can be difficult to know ahead of time if it’s the right choice. Here are some questions you may be pondering, which might help you decide! Does the medical school you’re…

5 Ways to Prepare Academically For Medical School

5 Ways to Prepare Academically Before Medical School

May 16, 2019

Many budding medical students want to do their best to prepare for medical school. Here are five ways you can prepare academically before your studies formally begin. 1. Start looking over recommended textbooks Once you are accepted into the course, often the university provides a list of recommended textbooks. These textbooks will provide a good…

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