How to choose which medical schools to apply to

How to choose which medical schools to apply to

How to choose which medical schools to apply to  This blog goes through how you can decide which medical schools to apply to, in order to maximise your chance of gaining admission and finding the best course which works for you. Why am I writing this blog? The reason...
Top Tips for the UCAT

Top Tips for the UCAT

Taking on the UCAT This blog aims to explain how to prepare for the UCAT, using strategies I used to achieve 3190 (average of 798). The UCAT is an important discriminator amongst medical school applicants and it can be extremely daunting. This series of blogs will...
Finding Medical Work Experience

Finding Medical Work Experience

Top Tips for Medical Work Experience If you are planning to go to medical school – work experience is essential to make sure the career is right for you. See below for advice on what sort of experience is useful and the benefits of community and hospital based...
What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Medical School

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Medical School

What I wish I Knew Before Starting First Year   Why am I writing this blog? Starting medical school is huge milestone and having the right mindset can make the transition so much smoother. Here are my top 5 things I wish I knew before starting first year. These...
A Guide to Approaching Medical Interviews

A Guide to Approaching Medical Interviews

A Guide to Approaching Medical Interviews The process of applying to medical school is a journey with plenty of hurdles, which can be an anxious and overwhelming experience. This blog explores how to approach one of the last hurdles: the medical interview.   Why...
Extra-curricular activities in Medical School

Extra-curricular activities in Medical School

How to do Extracurriculars in medical school  Balancing studying in medical school with a social life and extra-curriculars can be very tricky. This blog explores time management from the perspective of a medical student competing for their country in hockey.  ...