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The Personal Statement and UKCAT Test

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A workshop designed to help students considering applying to Medicine and Dentistry write their UCAS personal statements and prepare for the UKCAT test. The session covers what to include in the statement, how to write and structure the statement and tips and practice on the UKCAT test.  

Type of activity



45 minutes

Key outcomes

  • Subject specific knowledge
  • HE awareness
Relevant subjects Type of activity Suitable audiences
  • Progression to HE
  • Physics
  • Medicine and Dentistry
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Events in School
  • Y 12
  • Y 13
  • KS 5