Application Preparation Day Overview

During the Application Preparation Day students spend a full day with our doctors perfecting their medical school application before October 15th. 

Through interactive and detailed sessions our doctors will go through each step of the medical school application process and provide advice and guidance on how to improve your medical school application. The aim is to ensure your application is as effective as possible to help secure a place at medical school. 

This Course Includes:

  • Welcome and introduction session with our NHS doctors

  • Detailed overview of the medical school application process

  • Choosing the right universities for you

  • Key qualities of a good medical student and doctor

  • How to evidence the key qualities

  • Personal statement structure

  • Framework to reflect on your experiences

  • Framework to analyse your experiences and work experience

  • How to maximise your work experience in the application process

  • Preparation for medical school interviews

  • All students are provided a workbook to complete and take home

  • Sandwich lunch and refreshments

Application Preparation Day Timetable:

9:30am - 10:00am

10:00am - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:00pm

5:00pm onwards

Welcome and introduction

Workshop 1 - Medical school application process and university selection

Workshop 2 -  Personal statement structure

Workshop 3 - Analysis of experiences, volunteering, work experience etc


Workshop 4 - Using reflection models to maximise your experiences

Workshop 5 - How to maximise work experience in your application

Workshop 6 - Preparing for medical school interviews

Q&A with our NHS doctor

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Course Summary

Course Name: Application Preparation Day

Course Length: 1 day

Who is this course suitable for: This course is designed for students aged 15-19 who are interested in a career in medicine. We have a maximum capacity of 24 students per course so early booking is advised.

Course Dates: 

  • Sunday 30th September 2018 (FULLY BOOKED)

  • Saturday 29th September 2019

Course Fees:

The Application Preparation Day costs £175 per student.

For school and group courses please see our School and Group Trips page.

Course Location:

The course takes place at Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE.


Why join the Application Preparation Day?

  • Review every element of your application before October 15th

  • Gain expert advice and guidance from UK doctors

  • Personal statement advice and guidance

  • Learn how to maximise your experiences

  • Learn how to demonstrate your key skills such as leadership, communication and teamwork

  • Develop your framework for university selection

Book Your Place:

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Course Dates:

  • Sunday 30th September 2018 (FULLY BOOKED)

  • Saturday 29th September 2019