Taster Day | A day in the life of a medical student

The taster day will comprise of various sessions including a lecture about applying for medicine, a clinical skills session in which you get to experience hands on activities and a clinically based small group tutorial, as well as an interactive ‘torso challenge’ session.

There will also be an opportunity to talk with current medical students and doctors to get an understanding of what it is like to be both a medical student and a doctor.

The day runs from 9.30am - 5pm on the University of Liverpool campus, ticket cost is £35.00 and includes lunch. 


Our next taster day event will take place on Wednesday the 8th of May 2019.


Admissions tests

All non-graduate applicants applying to the A100 programme are required to sit the United Kingdom Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT).

Graduate applicants applying to A100/A101 will need to sit the Graduate Medical School Admissions Test (GAMSAT).

Details of how these tests are used can be found within our Liverpool Departmental Supplement 2019 entry.


Applicants must also meet the General Medical Council requirements for student doctors and demonstrate that they have completed work experience in a healthcare setting.