How to write your personal statement

Quintessential Guide   How to write your personal statement Writing the personal statement can be one of the most challenging tasks among those required for university admission. This task requires you to reflect upon your life and determine the experiences leading to your desire for study in your chosen field. Read more…

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America (Part I) : The Good.

America (Part I) : The Good.   Diversity There is a huge variety in the kinds of people you meet in the States. From East to West, North to South, all sorts of individuals with different values and belief systems. Honestly, the US feels like a continent made up of Read more…

MMI Mark Scheme

Our Quintessential Medicine Tutors share some of the common mark schemes for MMI ( Multiple Mini Interviews). Note to pass, you must have good discussion of both sides of the issue with regards to the MMI scenario. MMI Mark Scheme 

Medicine in UK – FAQs

Here are the common FAQs Quintessential Medicine Tutors have kindly compiled for our Pre-U students 🙂 Deadlines Top UK schools Requirements Deferrment policy BMAT UKCAT Essay Practice Referee Interview practice Submission help Matriculation Tip Deadlines 15 October, 18:00 (UK time)– any course at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, or Read more…

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Medicine in UK – UKCAT

UKCAT Guide Our friendly medicine tutors would like to share more about the UKCAT. So where are the resources? Apart from individualized lessons,  you need to know about all the available resources for UKCAT UKCAT Test period: 1st July to 6 Oct, test dates are weekly, result released on the spot Read more…

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US Universities – Part 1 (Duke)

Duke University FAQs University: Duke University Subject studied: Engineering, Economics What subjects did you do at IB/A levels and what were your CCAs? Subjects: Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, 2 ‘S’ Papers CCAs: Students Council How does the workload of universitiy compare with IB/A levels? Comparable; you can choose your own pace. Read more…

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Medicine – Part 1 (Glasgow Medicine)

Glasgow Medicine FAQs University: University of Glasgow Course: 5-year medical degree (MBChB) What subjects did you do at IB/A levels and what were your CCAs? I did Triple Science in Hwa Chong Junior College – Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Advanced Mathematics; and my CCAs included Basketball, the Health and Fitness Club, Read more…