Personal Statements

Top tip and example statements from current medical students.

//Personal Statements

Writing your personal statement can be a hellish affair – but it can also be a painless process if you just follow a few simple rules. Give yourself plenty of time to write it: most students start in the summer after their exams whilst preparing for their UKCAT.

Read through some of our sample personal statements and articles on how to bring out the best of your experiences and life in your writing. We’ve collectively read, marked and edited hundreds of personal statements in the last few years, so we might know what we’re talking about.