What It’s Really Like To Study Medicine At Imperial

For those of you that don't know, I'm a medical student at Imperial College London. As part of the virtual open day over on LifeOfAMedic's blog, I wrote about my experiences including the teaching methods, a typical timetable, pros and cons of studying here, the non-medical stuff and my top tips for applying to Imperial! … Continue reading What It’s Really Like To Study Medicine At Imperial

Medicine Reading List – Best books for Medical Students

A lot of wider reading around your chosen subject is a huge part of many successful university applications, especially when applying to the top universities. As such, many prospective students may choose to read a few books that they can discuss in their personal statement, or in the case of medics, in the interview. Mentioning … Continue reading Medicine Reading List – Best books for Medical Students

UCAS Personal Statement for Medicine | Medical School Guide

Are you writing your personal statement for medicine and have no idea where to begin? Maybe you’re staring at a blank word document, waiting for the words to come pouring out of you. Maybe you’ve already written a draft and have no idea where to cut words from. Whichever stage of the personal statement writing process you are at, it’s never easy, but I’m here to help you out.

How to Learn New Material – IB Revision

Read the material once first (Pre-read) Note down any questions you have and things you don't understand In the margins, on post its, etc. Find solutions to these questions - go to teachers, friends, internet Make detailed notes Don't write things you already know Use different methods based on the subject (Biology = diagrams Condense … Continue reading How to Learn New Material – IB Revision