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    Hi,

    I need an honest opinion whether I have a shot a graduate entry medicine or not. I have ABB at A level (Geography A, Biology B, Chemistry B) and I am currently studying a BSc Pharmacology degree in 2nd year on track for a 2:1. I previously applied to medicine in year 12 and achieved a 690 on the UKCAT but didn't get in due to my A level grades so I initially chose to study pharmacy instead, quickly realised I didn't want to be a pharmacist so swapped to pharmacology to pursue graduate entry medicine. I have lots of work experience doing welfare at festivals over the past few years and I have worked in a pharmacy for an extended period of time. What I would like is for people to evaluate whether with my profile I have much of a chance in getting into graduate entry medicine with my record?

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    Hi,

    I need an honest opinion whether I have a shot a graduate entry medicine or not. I have ABB at A level (Geography A, Biology B, Chemistry B) and I am currently studying a BSc Pharmacology degree in 2nd year on track for a 2:1. I previously applied to medicine in year 12 and achieved a 690 on the UKCAT but didn't get in due to my A level grades so I initially chose to study pharmacy instead, quickly realised I didn't want to be a pharmacist so swapped to pharmacology to pursue graduate entry medicine. I have lots of work experience doing welfare at festivals over the past few years and I have worked in a pharmacy for an extended period of time. What I would like is for people to evaluate whether with my profile I have much of a chance in getting into graduate entry medicine with my record?

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    No one can. If you meet the entry requirements apply.
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    You haven't told us where you intend to apply. Do you have a chance? Sure, you're on track for a 2:1 and doing a degree that will most likely be accepted by all medical schools. But that chance can easily become close to 0% if you apply to somewhere where your application profile is not strong.
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    (Original post by smokeinthewindow)
    Hi,

    I need an honest opinion whether I have a shot a graduate entry medicine or not. I have ABB at A level (Geography A, Biology B, Chemistry B) and I am currently studying a BSc Pharmacology degree in 2nd year on track for a 2:1. I previously applied to medicine in year 12 and achieved a 690 on the UKCAT but didn't get in due to my A level grades so I initially chose to study pharmacy instead, quickly realised I didn't want to be a pharmacist so swapped to pharmacology to pursue graduate entry medicine. I have lots of work experience doing welfare at festivals over the past few years and I have worked in a pharmacy for an extended period of time. What I would like is for people to evaluate whether with my profile I have much of a chance in getting into graduate entry medicine with my record?

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    Your academic profile sounds good for a lot of GEPs.

    Do you have any medical work experience or volunteering? Working at a pharmacy or festival isn't quite the same as actual hospital shadowing.
 
 
 
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