Updated: Dec 24, 2018
Getting into medical school is challenging - of thousands of medical school applicants, only a fraction are invited to interview. Apex Medicine have found a way to GUARANTEE a UK medical school interview. Interested? Find out more below!
At Bellerbys College, an international boarding school in the UK, high achieving students have the advantage of being guaranteed an interview at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. Their Elite Medics Pathway is an A level programme tailored to top students aiming to study medicine - the course is tailored to ensure that students are prepared for entry into Oxbridge and other top UK universities. Bellerbys College offer an opportunity that put their students ahead of the pack.
What are the benefits of the Elite Medics Pathway?
Bellerbys College's experience in guiding students into medical school has led to the creation of a bespoke A Level course that ensures that students are well prepared for medical school. In addition to a guaranteed interview at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, the course includes:
UKCAT and BMAT preparation - one to one coaching as well as group workshops focused on understanding question technique and reinforcing knowledge needed to ace these entrance exams
Personal statement workshop
Medical school interview course - Traditional, MMI, Oxbridge
Medical interview practice with current medical students to allow applicants to put into practice tips learned during the interview course
PBL workshop to introduce students to the teaching technique used in many UK medical schools
Classes on patient-doctor communication
Support with arranging medical work experience
Length: 5 or 6 terms
Qualification: A levels
Subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)
Preparation for Medicine
Introduction to BSMS / getting into Medical School
Introduction to Anatomy; living anatomy activity
How to take a history
Cardiovascular: blood pressure, hypertension, design a drug activity
The patient journey through the NHS
Pathogens: designing a pathogen, discovery and diagnosis
Primary care & General Practice
How to choose medical schools through UCAS
Career paths in Medicine
Mock interviews and Multiple Mini Interviews
Age - 15.5 years old
Grades: 5 GCSEs at A*-B, including an A or A* in Chemistry and Maths
200 words personal statement explaining why they want to become a doctor
How to apply
The Elite Medics Pathway has several entries every year. Apply here!