MedEntry

Trusted UCAT prep.

Interview Tips and Advice (Part 1)

In preparing for something as mammoth as a medical school interview, there are a lot of things to consider. When preparing you have to understand what type of language the interviewers might use, what to include in your answers and how you can respond both verbally and through your body language.   General advice for medical interviews • Walk into the room with a big smile. • Be confident, honest, friendly, understanding, respectful and empathic. • It doesn’t matter which side of the argument you decide to adopt, take your stance and defend your arguments until the end. Give reasons to...
Read More
interviews_144677900720x480

One on one with a medical school interviewer

I was fortunate enough to have jumped through the hurdles that lie on the way to medical school, and there are quite a few benefits on the other side. One of these is being able to talk to doctors, health professionals or community members that have had previous experience as interviewers. The following is an excerpt from a conversation I had with a past interviewer to understand what they are looking for in medical interviews.    1. As a community member are you concerned about the medical/dental focus of some of the scenarios? “The scenarios in the MMI (multiple mini interview)...
Read More
interview_one_on_one_197430302720x480

MEDICAL INTERVIEW TIPS: WHAT ARE THEY LOOKING FOR?

Delivering coherent answers in a medical interview is no easy feat, but unfortunately, that is only half the battle. The interviewer is trying to see if you have the qualities that would make a good medical student and more importantly, a good doctor. These qualities can include being resilient, motivated and self-aware. And thus, the questions and/or activities they ask of you are all trying to assess if you possess these qualities. The first step in you presenting desirable qualities to your interviewer is you being aware that they are looking for them instead of blindly answering each question. A good...
Read More
interviewshandshake_524180092720x480

Receive the latest UCAT news and tips in your inbox

Sign up for the MedEntry Newsletter

MedEntry Community Page UCAT Free Trial UCAT Preparation English Video Blog ucat motivation UCAT Calculator UCAT Video Guides Medicine at Monash Probability UCAT Exam Tips Pearson VUE Bond Psychometric tests Interview UCAT Experience UCAT exam Counting Problems Medical Interview Training UCAT Practice UCAT Venue UCAT Test Venue Active learning LMS Update UCAT Health Bond University Medicine Careers Teachers UCAT Test Tips Process of Elimination Percentage questions UCAT Exam UCAT Tips Work Experience Coronavirus MedEntry Skills Trainer University Entrance GAMSAT MedEntry Calculator mmi sample answer UCAT Skill Trainers Medicine at Melbourne LMS Updates Forums mmi ethical dilemma LMS Forums Graduate entry medicine UCAT VR UCAT Course Venn Diagrams Free UCAT Prep UCAT Test Date USyd ucat tutoring mmi scoring UCAT Stress UCAT Key Dates UCAT Prep UCAT Study UCAT Noteboard HPAT Preparation HPAT UCAT Booking UCAT Training UCAT advice UCAT Anxiety UCAT Books AR Trainer mmi sample question UCAT 2021 Medicine Application advice ucat secrets 2020 UCAT Registrations Time Management UCAT Question Bank UCAT Scores Ethical Dilemma Questions UCAT Results Sample MMI UCAT Preparation Courses Rural Students Charity OLP Updates Future UCAT Students Bonded Medical Program UCAT Memes ucat tuition UCAT 2020 Registrations University Rankings Year 12 UCAT tips UCAT Trainer UCAT medical entry Multistation Mini Interviews UCAT weekly classes COVID-19 Distributed Practice University fees ucat mindset MMI UCAT 2019 UCAT Forums MedEntry Free Trial UCAT Advice UCAT speed reading Provisional Entry UCAT Registration Discrimination UCAT 2020 Resilience Interview Questions TAC Application Studying Medicine UCATSEN UCAT 2020 Tips Applications UCAT Situational Judgement Test Psychometric tests UCAT App UCAT Abstract Reasoning UCAT Test MedEntry UCAT workshop Study Tips News Medical Interview UNSW Medical Entrance MedEntry LMS Update Multiple Choice Medicine preferencing Situational Judgement Test ucat Decision making Medicine Charity Partner UCAT Tutor ucat mindet UCAT Coaching Which Uni? UCAT Practice Test Sample Interview Questions Free UCAT Practice Exam Speed Reading in UCAT ucat guessing UCAT Timing UCAT Date

trhdtre tre