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

Top 10 Study Tips | General Advice

Start early and plan well. This one seems obvious, but there are so many times when we forget about exams or tests and leave studying until the last minute. I would recommend starting to study for tests about two weeks before, and exam about 1-2 months before. Know what kind of learner you are. Each person will … Continue reading Top 10 Study Tips | General Advice

Why You Should Go Paperless At University

Everything in one placeThis is one of the main reasons why I decided to go paperless at university. I love switching up where I’m studying and end up spending some time in libraries, cafes and my bedroom when I need to study for an exam. Having everyone on my iPad means that I don’t need … Continue reading Why You Should Go Paperless At University

Thoughts About Starting Second Year of Medical School

First year seems to have gone by in a blur. The summer after first year seems to have gone by even quicker. In just a few short weeks, I'll be starting my second year of medical school and I have many thoughts about it. I'm excited. I can't wait to be back in the university-student routine … Continue reading Thoughts About Starting Second Year of Medical School

My Top 5 ANKI Add-Ons for Medical School

If you're a medical student, you've probably heard of ANKI. In fact, you're probably using it to study already. ANKI has been my most used app/resource throughout my first year of medical school and I would recommend it to everyone, whether they are studying medicine or not. One of the best things about this app … Continue reading My Top 5 ANKI Add-Ons for Medical School