About Ali Abdaal

I'm a medical student at Cambridge University, and one of the co-founders of 6med. I created the BMAT Crash Course and Interview Crash Course, and helped code BMAT Ninja and UKCAT Ninja. If you need a hand with anything, feel free to give me a shout!

BMAT Section 2 [The Definitive Guide]

2022-05-03T09:36:36+00:00Admissions Tests, BMAT|

It's time to take a look at Section 2 of the BMAT! Section 2 frequently causes pain and strife for students, and it’s often the section that students email us about afterwards saying it was horrendous. This guide will give you an introduction to what you need to know and how you should study for Section 2 of the BMAT.

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BMAT: Scoring & Results [The Definitive Guide]

2022-04-14T15:24:55+00:00BMAT|

Up until now, most of your exams have probably been scored as a percentage, with the aim of getting 100% (or as close as you can). The scoring of the BMAT is slightly different, and this guide will help you decipher how this works and how to interpret your results.

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BMAT: Section 3 [The Definitive Guide]

2022-04-11T15:26:00+00:00Admissions Tests, BMAT|

Section 3 of the BMAT is where the test really shows its differences from the other medicine admissions test, the UCAT. Unlike every other section of both exams, this section is NOT multiple choice but a short writing task. Let's see how you can prepare your writing skills in time for the big test!

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BMAT Section 2 Biology [The Definitive Guide]

2022-04-19T11:17:19+00:00Admissions Tests, BMAT|

This guide takes you through everything you need to know about the biology questions in Section 2 of the BMAT, along with a chance to practice your skills with some BMAT style questions and worked solutions!

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BMAT: Section 2 Mathematics [The Definitive Guide]

2022-04-14T15:46:49+00:00Admissions Tests, BMAT|

Section 2 of the BMAT is known for being the easiest section to prepare for, but also has the most content to learn and has the most time pressure in the exam. It is based on GCSE knowledge of Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Mathematics; however, in practice, they are much harder than GCSE level so don't be tricked into thinking the BMAT will be easy.

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BMAT: What You Need To Know [Introductory Guide]

2022-04-14T13:58:51+00:00Admissions Tests, BMAT|

If you’re in the initial stages of your Medicine application, you might have heard of the BMAT but may not be sure what this strange acronym means. This guide will help demystify what you need to know about the BMAT (or indeed whether you even need to concern yourself with it at all) and help set you up on the road to preparing for and sitting the test successfully.

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Common Medicine Interview Questions & How To Answer Them

2022-04-06T11:51:56+00:00Interview Practice questions, Interview|

Your medical school interview is the last hurdle between you and that all important offer. It's essential you make a great impression in this relatively short period of time and persuade the interviewers that you would be a great fit for medicine at their university.

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