Admissions timescales: 2017 entry
1st September 2016
Registration opens for the Biomedical Admissions Test (BMAT).
1st October 2016
Registration deadline for the BMAT: Standard fee
15th October 2016
Late registration deadline for the BMAT: Late fee
15th October 2016
Deadline for applications for the Medicine and Surgery programme. Applications received after this deadline will not be considered.
15th October - end-November
Stage 1: Academic screening of all applicants. Only those who meet our minimum academic entry requirements will progress to Stage 2.
2nd November 2016
Biomedical Admissions Test date
25th November 2016
Biomedical Admissions Test results become available
Stage 2: Applicants ranked according to BMAT score. Top-ranking applicants progress to Stage 3 of the selection process.
Stage 3: The personal statements of the top-scoring applicants will be checked to ensure that they meet our non-academic entry requirements. To be invited for interview, applicants must have a competitive BMAT score and demonstrate that they have met our non-academic entry requirements.
January – February 2017
Stage 4: Interview period. Applicants who meet our academic entry requirements (stage 1), have a competitive BMAT score (stage 2) and demonstrate that they fulfil our non-academic entry requirements (stage 3), are called for interview.
After all interviews are completed, all applicants are ranked according to their MMI score. Offers are made to those with the highest MMI scores.
Conditional and Unconditional offers are confirmed on UCAS track
Unconditional Firm (UF) and Conditional Firm (CF) applicants are sent information about accommodation, finance and registration.
A-level results are published.
CF applicants who have achieved the required grades become UF.
All UF applicants are sent further information about beginning their studies at Lancaster Medical School.