UCAT Consortium News

News

13-11-2019

More people than ever want to be a doctor

This week UCAS have published statistics from the October 2019 applications deadline.  This shows that a record 23,710 people have applied to study medicine at university next September, up 6 per cent on last year.  The increase is reflect...

News

21-10-2019

A record year for UCAT

UCAT results for 2019 have now been released showing that this has been a record year, with more candidates than ever before taking the test.  Over the summer months a total of 29,375 candidates sat the test, an increase of 18% from last ...

Announcement

16-09-2019

2019 Preliminary Test Statistics

Preliminary test statistics are now available on the website https://www.ucat.ac.uk/ucat/results/test-statistics/

News

02-07-2019

UCAT Summer 2019 Consortium Meeting held

Our summer Consortium Meeting was held last week on Friday 28th June 2019 at the Royal Over-seas League in London, a great location overlooking Green Park in the glorious sunshine. The meeting was well attended, with a number of our new m...

News

30-04-2019

UK Medical Applicant Cohort Study (UKMACS)

The UK Medical Applicant Cohort Study (UKMACS) is an academic research study led by Dr Katherine Woolf at the University College London (UCL) Medical School. The study (funded by a National Institute for Health Research Career Development...

Announcement

23-01-2019

UKCAT rebranded to UCAT as the test is launched in Australia and New Zealand

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....

Press Release

27-08-2018

New admissions test announced for future Healthcare students

A group of leading universities in Australia and New Zealand are embarking on an exciting new collaboration with similar universities in the UK.  From 2019 students interested in studying Medicine, Dentistry and some other Clinical Scienc...

Announcement

27-08-2018

UCAT Website Launched for Australia and New Zealand

Our new UCAT website launches today for candidates applying to our Australia and New Zealand consortium universities.  The website contains all the information that candidates need to know at this early stage, and will be added to later in...