Key Dates

These are the key dates and deadlines for the UCAT 2021 test cycle.  We strongly advise candidates to test as early as possible.

2 June 2021 at 9am (BST)

Registration (web account creation) opens
Bursary Applications open
Access Arrangements Applications open

28 June 2021 at 9am (BST)

Test Booking opens

26 July 2021

Testing begins

22 September 2021 at 12 noon (BST)

Registration closes
Web booking closes
Access Arrangements application deadline

28 September 2021 at 12 noon (BST)

Final Booking deadline

29 September 2021

Last testing date
Bursary application deadline (4pm BST)

15 October 2021

UCAS application deadline

Early November 2021

Results delivered to universities

* The above dates are provisional and may be subject to change.  

The test fee is payable at the time of booking by major credit card or UCAT bursary voucher. 

  • Tests taken in the UK: £75

  • Tests taken outside the UK: £120

Our Bursary Scheme enables UK candidates in financial need to sit the UCAT for free.  To see if you are eligible for a UCAT Bursary visit the Bursary Scheme page.