Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing Service (used by the University of Oxford, Imperial College London and some Medical schools) are international tests.
As a result, some candidates in one country may have already completed a test that hasn't yet started elsewhere.
- BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test)
- CAT (Classics Admissions Test)
- ELAT (English Literature Admissions Test)
- HAT (History Aptitude Test)
- MAT (Mathematics Admissions Test)
- MLAT (Modern Languages Admissions Test)
- OLAT (Oriental Languages Aptitude Test)
- PAT (Physics Aptitude Test)
- TSA (Thinking Skills Assessment)
- TMUA (Test of Mathematics for University Admission) - No discussion until start of December
Test-takers should not post test questions or discuss answers, or post the test paper(s). These restrictions will extend to discussions about exams' tested content, specific questions or question numbers and provisional test answers or mark schemes.
This, however, does not mean all discussion about these exams will be restricted: it's okay to talk about having just sat the test, or whether or not you found it difficult. What is not okay is giving away any information that might cause one student to have an unfair advantage over another.
- "I found it hard" and
- "I found question 2 hard" and
- "I found question 2 about <insert subject> hard"
These restrictions will be in place from 09:00 BST on Saturday 9 September until 17:00 GMT 24 November.
In the interests of yourselves and your fellow students, and in the interest of maintaining the fairness of the test, please avoid discussion as outlined above during this timeframe.
PLEASE NOTE: this rule applies to any form of discussion, including, but not limited to, PMs (Private Messages).
If you see anyone breaking these rules, please report them by using the report button.
Good luck to everyone sitting these exams!
Taken in September (Saturday 9 September)
BioMedical Admissions Test – September (BMAT – September)
Taken in November
(Thursday 2 November, with the Test of Mathematics for University Admission, TMUA, being taken on Wednesday 8 November)
- Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic Admissions Assessment (ASNCAA) – University of Cambridge
- Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Admissions Assessment (AMESAA) – University of Cambridge
- BioMedical Admissions Test – November (BMAT – November) – see list of users here
- Classics Admissions Test (CAT) – University of Oxford
- Economics Admissions Assessment (ECAA) – University of Cambridge
- Engineering Admissions Assessment (ENGAA) – University of Cambridge
- English Literature Admissions Test (ELAT) – University of Cambridge and University of Oxford
- Geography Admissions Assessment (GAA) – University of Cambridge
- History Admissions Assessment (HAA) – University of Cambridge
- History Aptitude Test (HAT) – University of Oxford
- Human, Social, and Political Sciences Admissions Assessment (HSPSAA) – University of Cambridge
- Mathematics Admissions Test (MAT) – Imperial College London, University of Oxford and University of Warwick
- Modern Languages Admissions Test (MLAT) – University of Oxford
- Natural Sciences Admissions Assessment (NSAA) – University of Cambridge
- Oriental Languages Aptitude Test (OLAT) – University of Oxford
- University of Oxford Philosophy Test (PHIL) – University of Oxford
- Physics Aptitude Test (PAT) – University of Oxford
- Psychological and Behavioural Sciences Admissions Assessment (PBSAA) – University of Cambridge
- Test of Mathematics for University Admission (TMUA) – Durham University, Lancaster University, University of Warwick, University of Sheffield, and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
- Thinking Skills Assessment: Oxford (TSA) – University of Oxford
- Thinking Skills Assessment: Section 1 (TSA S1) – University of Oxford
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Last edited by She-Ra; 2 weeks ago at 10:24.
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Sorry, are you saying there are test-takers out there who can cheat!? I thought everyone (at least the majority) had to sit them on the 2nd November in the morning? Are you saying there are people can who sit them many days later? WTF they're hard enough as they are without cheaters
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Not looking forward to doing the NSAA first thing.