The Intercalated BSc Year

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  What is the point of this period in medical school, some might ask? Why not just focus on learning the medical theory behind various diseases, then get straight into applying the knowledge with real patients in the hospital and … Continued

Medicine and Work Experience

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To aspire to study medicine, one would, more than likely, have an interest in the sciences and their practical application. The element of care is also an important factor – being a compassionate individual would also be one of the … Continued

Acing The Exam

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There is no worse feeling than going into an exam fully prepared, and not performing as well as you should, which is why exam technique is so important. In these series of blogs, I will share techniques and strategies I used to … Continued

Oxbridge Interviews

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For any student the decision to study at Oxbridge is a huge one. It means long hours of studying for the interviews on top of maintaining an already ridiculous CV. Everyone has read the annual ’10 bizarre questions asked at Oxford in … Continued

How To Survive At University

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Going to university can be a daunting experience. New subjects, new friends, new experiences. Of course, it can also be very exciting: new subjects, new friends, new experiences. And for some, it might even be the first time away from … Continued

Is Maths Really Difficult?

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For many students mathematics is an ordeal: a subject they struggle to understand to no avail. In many cases, an almost irrational fear of this discipline, unconsciously encouraged by society is what makes it seem so difficult. However, students seldom … Continued

Medical Ethics Toolkit

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  Medical ethics is a subject that strikes fear into the hearts of many prospective medical students. Although you may enjoy debating at school, an ethics-based scenario in the context of a medical school interview can be a really daunting … Continued