THE MEDICINE APPLICATION PROCESS!

The Medicine Application ProcessApplying for Medicine is a long and complicated process of entrance exams, voluntary work, interviews…and if you’re just deciding you want to go for it and apply, it can seem like you’ve got a long road to travel. Applying to university isn’t the most straightforward of things and choosing Medicine adds another whole layer of complication to it. In today’s post I’m going to be breaking down the application process and summarising the different things you need to check off at various stages.

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NATIONAL MEDICAL SCHOOL EXAMS – FOR NEWBIES!

This is a guest post written by Diana, an intercalating medical student at UCL.

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So you want to be a doctor? Today we will be breaking down the exams that final year medical students take. Although it may seem like a long way away it is important to know about these exams, as without them you can’t practice medicine in the UK. But don’t worry today we will break down these exams and help you understand what they are and why medical students take them.

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5 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO OVER EASTER TO GET THOSE GRADES

5 things you should do over Easter to get those grades!The Easter holidays are always a marker of exams looming over us. Whatever stage you are at, these upcoming exams are important and these two weeks are the only break you’ll get to sort your workload out.

It’s time forget about your med school application, put away any distractions and get ready to make the most out of this time you’ve got. Here are five things you should be doing this Easter to get those grades…

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TYPICAL TIMETABLE OF A FIRST YEAR MEDIC!

Typical timetable of a 1st year medical student

One of the things I always wondered when I was applying for Medicine is what a typical timetable would look like. It’s a simple enough question, but one for which the answers I found were never quite sufficient. They tended to be too vague or just simply not easily presented. So I thought I’d create my own version of this that hopefully many of you will found useful or even just enjoy reading…

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5 THINGS I WISH I KNEW BEFORE APPLYING TO MEDICAL SCHOOL

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Applying to Medical School

When applying to Medicine, plenty of things will be running through your head. From the best work experience, the pressure to perform well in assessments and even the standing of your GCSEs. It’s easy to get carried away worrying about being perfect, or overestimating the difficulty of getting into Medicine. Not to mention, it can be difficult to know what you’re missing.

To help give you some perspective, here are five things I wish I’d known before applying to Medicine…

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