UCAT Consortium News

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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...



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...



Decision Making in 2017

After a successful pilot in 2016, Decision Making will be introduced as a scored subtest in the 2017 UKCAT.  This part of the UKCAT focuses on the problem solving, dealing with uncertainty and managing risks.  It explores these through the...



New SJTace test launched for 2018 entry

Having been approached by the Universities of St Andrews and Dundee, we are now offering a standalone situational judgement test, the SJTace (SJT for Admission to Clinical Education). The two Medical Schools, in partnership with Universit...



10 Year Anniversary of UKCAT

2015 saw a momentous event for UKCAT, our 10th year of testing candidates, so we thought we’d take a look back at how the test first came about, look at how many candidates have taken the test over the last 10 years, and also see what the ...



Record Candidate Score in 2015

23,565 candidates tested over summer and autumn of 2015. Once again test scores for all candidates were delivered to Universities in the first week of November, providing our members with timely access to candidate’s scores.  An increased...