UCAT Frequently Asked Questions

UCAT 2020 Registration and Booking

How will the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic affect the 2020 UCAT?

Why won’t the Pearson VUE system let me register and create a web account?

I have forgotten my username and/or password

My registration email has not arrived

Why do you collect information about my parent(s)/carer(s) when I register?

How can I pay for my test?

Why is the test fee higher for the September/October UCAT?

Can my school register me for the test and can I sit it at my school?

Access Arrangements

What should I do if the access arrangements on offer do not meet my needs?

Bursary Scheme

My bursary application has been rejected but I think I should be eligible, what should I do?

Do bursary vouchers expire?

Can I apply for a bursary if I have already paid for my test?

Can I apply for a bursary after I have tested?

Where do I enter my bursary voucher?

Practice Materials

Are there any practice questions or preparation materials available?

Do I have to pay for these preparation materials?

I’ve been told I should pay for a coaching course in order to do well in the UCAT, is this true?


How do I make a complaint about my test?


How do I get a copy of my score report?

Why are results not displaying properly on my online score report?

Do I need to tell you my UCAS PID or the universities/courses I have applied to?

When do you deliver my results?

How do I know my ranking?


What is the UCAT ANZ and do I need to sit this test?

What if I want to apply to universities in Australia / New Zealand and in the UK?

Can I sit both the UCAT and UCAT ANZ?