UKCAT Preparation Course, UKCAT Classes in Dubai, Sharjah, Mussafah & Abu Dhabi
UKCAT (UK Clinical Aptitude Test) is conducted for students who are keen to pursue programs in medicine in UK. The test assesses the mental abilities and behavioral attributes of candidates to evaluate how fit they will be as medical students and eventually doctors. These mental abilities include critical thinking as well as logical reasoning and inference.
Brighter Prep Dubai offers highly successful preparatory courses for UKCAT at Sharjah and Mussafah Abu Dhabi. By scoring well at the UKCAT, students can ensure high chances of admission into prestigious medical and dental schools in UK. Brighter Prep focuses equally on UKCAT offered as Group, Individual and Hybrid courses.
UKCAT is now UCAT (University Clinical Aptitude Test)
The UKCAT has been re-launched this week under the new name of the University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT) to recognise that the test is now used in the admissions and selection processes of a growing number of international universities.
The UCAT will continue to be the largest medical admissions test in the UK, and will be used by 30 UK universities in selection for Medicine and Dentistry Degrees in 2019.
The adoption of the test by a Consortium of Medical and Dental Schools in Australia and New Zealand in 2019 is a major development, with an additional 15,000 candidates taking the test. As part of this development They are changing the name of the test from UKCAT to UCAT (University Clinical Aptitude Test).
How Competitive Is Applying To Medicine?
Lots of people apply to study medicine every year —it’s about 9.5% are successful. It’s very competitive. However, we have all the information you need to put together a winning application.
Medicine in the UK (MBBS) is 5 Years of study
Out of the 34 UK Medical Schools, 27 require the UKCAT as part of the application process. Competition for places is tough, last year out of 21,000 applicants only 9,000 were accepted into medical school.
Success on the UKACT depends as much on already existing skills as on the ability to acquire new skills quickly and efficiently. It is not about knowledge or IQ, but about a specific way of thinking which can be learned through enough exposure and using the right strategy.