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    How long would you recommend to spend preparing for each test? And can you book your test for any date or is there a long wait? If you know of any good resources for either feel free to post them, it is much appreciated.
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    (Original post by HopelessMedic)
    How long would you recommend to spend preparing for each test? And can you book your test for any date or is there a long wait? If you know of any good resources for either feel free to post them, it is much appreciated.
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    Different people will give different opinions for how long you should spend preparing. I think 2-3 weeks is enough for the UKCAT and about two months or so for the BMAT.

    For the UKCAT, I'd recommend the 1000Q book and medify. For the BMAT, use the science course guide they've posted online and past papers, also have a look at TSA past papers as they're quite similar to section 1 (but a bit easier IMO).*
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    Different people will give different opinions for how long you should spend preparing. I think 2-3 weeks is enough for the UKCAT and about two months or so for the BMAT.

    For the UKCAT, I'd recommend the 1000Q book and medify. For the BMAT, use the science course guide they've posted online and past papers, also have a look at TSA past papers as they're quite similar to section 1 (but a bit easier IMO).*
    I am doing questions followed by bit of reading around. I have found that Mensa Quizzes are very useful tool to sharpen brain so ordered many from amazon ! If my scores get better I will let you know. So far stuck round 700(overall). Call me paranoid but I am trying to do as many books as I can and might go on a course or two (not decided one as yet). Will also grab online resources.

    This is my first chance I will put in all the effort that I can will give it my best go. I would encourage every one to do so. My logic is I may spend a lot on books/courses but after finishing UNI, I will start earning early too so it balances out.
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    (Original post by HopelessMedic)
    How long would you recommend to spend preparing for each test? And can you book your test for any date or is there a long wait? If you know of any good resources for either feel free to post them, it is much appreciated.
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    Hi HopelessMedic

    How are you getting on with your UKCAT and BMAT prep?

    Ideally you should be setting aside a few hours per day in the weeks leading up to your UKCAT (4+ is a good aim). Obviously because this comes first, I would focus your time on this for now and then start working properly on your BMAT once you have done your UKCAT.

    I hope that helps.

    Give me a shout if you would like any advice on resources... always happy to help!

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