Most Recommended Online UCAT Courses in 2019

online ucat courses

The UCAT is a computer-based exam so online UCAT courses that provide practice tests are a must-have in preparing for the exam. After reviewing 12 of the highest rated practice tests, I’ve shortlisted my final picks to prepare for the UKCAT 2019.

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The Medify UKCAT Online course is my pick for the year to attempt UKCAT practice tests, it includes over 4000 UKCAT practice questions, video tutorials, 7 full mocks, in-depth explanations and helpful performance tracking metrics to assess progress. I was particularly impressed with the interface of the course as it mimics closely to the real test, making it a great tool for attempting practise tests. The authors also include mini-mocks for  each section of the UKCAT for a more targeted preparation. 

PROS

  • Over 10,239+ practice questions
  • In-depth explanations and analysis
  • Free demo (Click here to access)
  • Performance Tracking
  • Great interface that mimics the testing environment
  • 8 Full Mocks and 18 mini-mocks
  • Mini-mocks for each section
  • Very Flexible pricing packages – From 1 week (£30) to 12 months (£95)
  • They also offer extensions on their course, might come in handy if you reschedule your UCAT.
  • It is UKCATSEN Supported

CONS

  • Video tutorials could be more in-depth
  • Not as many Decision Making questions compared to the other sections
  • Would have loved to see more lessons on the Situational Judgement section.

kaplan ukcat course review

The Kaplan self-study UKCAT Online Course  is another great self-study course for UKCAT practice tests. The course offers extensive preparation material covering a free live channel for extra UKCAT lessons from Kaplan experts, 10-hr video lessons covering all sections of the exam, 6 full-length practice tests and more.

PROS 

  • Thousands of practice questions including 6 practice tests.
  • 10hrs worth of video lessons
  • Focused quizzes for targeted preparation & “Mastery questions” to work on understanding of each subtest
  • New UKCAT Channel – extra UKCAT prep streamed whenever you want
  • Great preparation content on the Decision Making subtest
  • 2 months access to course
  • Extensions are available if you would like additional access.
  • Personalised reports to assess progress over time
  • ‘Prep till your ready’ guarantee – which means if you do not feel ready after completion of course you can opt-in again for FREE.

CONS

  • 2 month is the minimum duration of the course if you are looking for a short course. so wont be ideal if your test is in 2 – 4 weeks.

medic portal ukcat course

The Medic Portal UKCAT Online Course is another good online course for attempting UKCAT practice tests,  the course includes 7 hours of video lessons split into bite-size modules that cover in-depth strategies and exam techniques for each section of the UKCAT. Have a look at a sample tutorial from one of their abstract reasoning lessons. The course is heavily focused on exam techniques such as time saving techniques and pattern finding strategies.

PROS

  • Thousands of UKCAT Practice questions for each section of the UKCAT
  • Free demo (Click here to access)
  • Video Lessons for each section
  • Great interface that mimics the testing environment
  • 2 fully timed mocks
  • Performance tracked over time
  • UKCATSEN supported

CONS

  • Not much flexibility in pricing, only 4 weeks and 6 weeks
  • No extension package if you decide to re-schedule test.

Online UKCAT courses are a great way mimic the testing environment and put exam strategies to practice.