UKCAT Test

The UK Clinical Aptitude Test is used in the selection process by the majority of UK University Medical and Dental Schools.

Useful Resources

Applying for medicine/dentistry

NHS Health Careers

The Medical Schools Council

The Dental Schools Council

A Journey to Medicine by the MSC.


Other information and guidance 

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Widening Access Courses

Inst. Code

Institution name

UCAS code

Course name

B78

University of Bristol

A108

MB ChB Gateway to Medicine

B78

University of Bristol

A208

BDS Gateway to Dentistry

B80

Aston University

A100

Medicine

C15

Cardiff University

A104

Medicine with a Preliminary Year

C15

Cardiff University

A204

Dentistry with a Preliminary Year

D65

University of Dundee

A104

Medicine (Pre-medical year)

D65

University of Dundee

A204

Dentistry (Pre-dental year)

E14

University of East Anglia

A104

Medicine with a Foundation Year

K12

Keele University

A104

Medicine with Health Foundation Year

K60

King's College London

A101

Extended Medical Degree Programme (6 years)

K60

King's College London

A206

Enhanced Support Dentistry Programme

L34

University of Leicester

A199

Medicine with Foundation

M20

University of Manchester

A104

Medicine (6 years including foundation year)

M20

University of Manchester

A204

Dentistry (BDS pre-dental year entry)

N84

University of Nottingham

A108

Medicine with a Foundation Year

S27

University of Southampton

A102

Medicine - Widening access (6 yr) incl Fdn Yr 0