What is the purpose of the UCAT, and how should I prepare for it?
“The test helps universities to select applicants with the most appropriate abilities and professional behaviours required for new doctors and dentists to be successful in their clinical careers.” - UCAT Consortium
Read that quote carefully!
UCAT preparation isn’t about memorisation, doing heaps of practice or learning groundbreaking techniques. To succeed, you truly need to develop the “abilities and professional behaviours” of a good doctor or dentist.
However, a quick Google search will show you dozens of UCAT prep companies & tutors promising “unethical secrets,” “99th percentile shortcuts,” and “forbidden hacks” which you apparently can’t find anywhere else?
At Contour, we don’t want you to waste your potential by falling into these traps.
So, we’ve embarked on a mission to realign UCAT preparation with the true purpose of the exam.
We don’t try to “beat” the UCAT Consortium, instead, we do exactly what they want us to.
You read the purpose yourself. You know there are no shortcuts. It can’t be crammed, and there’s no secret or hack to success!
We take pride in genuinely developing the exact mental abilities being as