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hello, I’m doing the UCAT next year and I was wondering how to prepare for it. (I know it’s a bit early but I wanna make sure I have all the resources). Also when is the best time to sit it? (Like September or summer). Many thanks.
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Original post by Melissa200
hello, I’m doing the UCAT next year and I was wondering how to prepare for it. (I know it’s a bit early but I wanna make sure I have all the resources). Also when is the best time to sit it? (Like September or summer). Many thanks.

I got 3210 B1 - use Medentry (not Medify), take notes from Kaplan UCAT book, take it late summer before school starts (test takers statistically get lower marks i suspect bc they're prepping UCAS and school.) Practice is about quality not quantity. Find a study buddy or community to hold you accountable. Learn keyboard short cuts and skim reading. LMK if you need more help
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I did a mock exam a day, and then the following day I would review the section that I got the lowest score in the previous day. I would also recommend taking your UCAT in August, to ensure that you have a solid length of 3/4 weeks before your UCAT to prep, but also time to reschedule your UCAT if you want.
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Original post by toothysmile
I got 3210 B1 - use Medentry (not Medify), take notes from Kaplan UCAT book, take it late summer before school starts (test takers statistically get lower marks i suspect bc they're prepping UCAS and school.) Practice is about quality not quantity. Find a study buddy or community to hold you accountable. Learn keyboard short cuts and skim reading. LMK if you need more help

Thank you! How many weeks should I revise for the UCAT? Also what medentry programme do you recommend?
Original post by Melissa200
Thank you! How many weeks should I revise for the UCAT? Also what medentry programme do you recommend?

Just the Q bank andI did 8 weeks, also don't due the programmes they cost sm and are not worth it, if you need help join the UCAT discord or a study group or tutoring...
Original post by toothysmile
I got 3210 B1 - use Medentry (not Medify), take notes from Kaplan UCAT book, take it late summer before school starts (test takers statistically get lower marks i suspect bc they're prepping UCAS and school.) Practice is about quality not quantity. Find a study buddy or community to hold you accountable. Learn keyboard short cuts and skim reading. LMK if you need more help


Why not use medify?

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