MCAT Resources

MCAT Guide

The majority of U.S. medical schools, as well as many Canadian schools, require you to submit exam scores for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) as part of the application progress; our MCAT Guide will provide you with all the information you need for registering, preparing for and completing the MCAT exam.

September 29, 2022

Differences Between the MCAT and UCAT

The application process for medical school can vary considerably depending on where you’re applying to study, including the type of admission exam you’re required to complete; the following compares two prominent medical school entry exams and the differences between the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) and the University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT). This guide provides you with information regarding who requires the MCAT or UCAT, their level of difficulty and key information about the format of the exams.

September 29, 2022

What is a Good MCAT Score?

The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), developed and administered by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), is a standardized, multiple-choice examination. As it’s used by the majority of U.S. medical schools and many Canadian ones, as part of their admission process, you may be wondering what a good MCAT score is, or have other queries relating to MCAT scoring, before you apply. This guide will provide you with all you need to know about the MCAT scoring system, including the score range, MCAT percentiles and the old scoring system.

September 29, 2022

MCAT Checklist

Developed and administered by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a standardized, multiple-choice exam, used by the majority of U.S. medical schools and many Canadian schools as part of the admissions process. If you’re planning to undertake the exam, this MCAT Checklist will provide you with all the information you need for registering and preparing for the exam.

September 29, 2022

Citric Acid Cycle: MCAT

The citric acid cycle is one of many MCAT subjects that you need to be aware of for the MCAT exam. It forms part of the Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems MCAT section and is essential to revise as part of your MCAT preparation. To support you, we’ve prepared a comprehensive overview of the citric acid cycle for the MCAT exam.

August 31, 2022

Membrane-Bound Organelles and Defining Characteristics of Eukaryotic Cells: MCAT

Having a good understanding of membrane-bound organelles and being able to define the characteristics of eukaryotic cells is vital for the MCAT exam if you want to achieve a good score. This comprehensive guide will provide you with an overview of the key subject information based on the MCAT syllabus.

August 31, 2022

Circulatory System: MCAT

The circulatory system is one of the most well-known systems of the human body. It also forms part of the MCAT syllabus – within the Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems section – and therefore it’s essential that you have a good understanding of the circulatory system for the MCAT exam. This guide provides a comprehensive overview of the circulatory system to help you achieve a good MCAT score.

August 17, 2022

CARS for the MCAT

The Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills (CARS) is one of four sections that make up the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)’s Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). Using a range of passages and related questions, the CARS section tests your ability to comprehend what you have read.

June 28, 2022

Protein Structures: A guide for the MCAT

What do I need to know about Protein Structures for the MCAT exam?

June 15, 2022

Amino Acids for the MCAT

Amino acids form part of the MCAT syllabus, so it is important you revise this area thoroughly when preparing for your MCAT exam.

June 6, 2022