UCAT 2023 Test Dates

UCAT 2023 testing has ended.  Dates for UCAT 2024 will be updated in January 2024.

These are the key dates and deadline for the 2023 test cycle. We do not make exceptions to our deadlines.

It is your responsibility to book and sit your test within the testing window.  We strongly advise candidates to test as early as possible.

If you choose to book a late test date and then encounter illness or other issues which prevent you from attending your test appointment you may not be able to reschedule within the testing window.

16 May (09:30 BST)

UCAT Account creation opens

Bursary and Access Arrangement applications open

20 June (06:00 BST)

Booking opens

10 July

Testing starts

19 September (12 noon BST)

Access Arrangement application deadline

21 September (12 noon BST)

Booking deadline

UCAT Account creation closes

28 September

Last test day

29 September (16:00 BST)

Bursary Scheme application deadline

16 October

UCAS deadline

Early November

Results delivered to universities

You may find this UCAT 2023 step-by-step guide helpful in planning for your test.  You can print it off as a reminder of the important steps in completing your UCAT journey.