The University of Oxford, the University of Cambridge and many other UK universities conduct admission tests to enrol students in various courses. The application deadline for most universities in the UK was on the 16th of October 2023 as per UCAS. The university admission tests are now to be held on the 19th and 20th of October 2023.
One must choose and register for an admission test as per their course. Moreover, one will have to register separately for the tests the last date for which was the 29th of September 2023, the registration is not automatic with the UCAS registration. These tests can be taken at your own schools or at open test centres.
List & Dates of Tests
The tests will be majorly conducted on 3 dates in October the 18th, 19th and 20th. Most of the tests are completely online except MAT and PAT which are conducted in a hybrid manner. Here is the list of exams in each section.
18th October 2023
19th October 2023
20th October 2023
*For further details one must check the UCAS official website.
Courses Eligible for an Admission Test
There are many courses that require an admission test some of them are mentioned below;
Thinking skills assessment
Admission Tests Available at Various Universities
Here are some popular admission tests available at Cambridge and Oxford University.
Tests Available at Cambridge University
University of Cambridge pre-registration assessments
BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT)
Sixth Term Examination Paper (STEP)
Cambridge Law Test
Other course-specific admissions tests
Tests Available at Oxford University
Classics Admissions Test (CAT)
English Literature Admissions Test (ELAT)
Geography Admissions Test (GAT)
History Admissions Test (HAT)
Mathematics Admissions Test (MAT)
Modern Languages Admissions Test (MLAT)
Philosophy Test Physics Admissions Test (PAT)
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