Medical school applications

Tips & Tricks from a UK doctor

Sunday 12th June, 1-2 pm UAE time

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Getting into Medical School 
The best tips&tricks for applying to Medical School, what to expect as a medical student and doctor, plus reflexions of UK doctor.


  • Delivered by the UK doctor Bogdan Chiva Giurca, author of the the best-selling book Unofficial Guide to Getting into Medical School

  • Uncovering the Medical School application process step-by-step

  • An overview of work experience, personal statements, entrance exams, and the medical school interview and what you need to ace them all

  • Maximising chances by understanding medical school selection 

  • Top tips and tricks from the inside 

  • A glimpse into what it takes to be in the top 10% of applicants 

  • Dedicated Q&A session for students, parents, and teachers 

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The harsh reality is that applying to medicine is highly competitive and challenging process. Places are limited and truth is, only the top applicants will get in. But what do successful applications have in common? How do you stand out from the crowd? How do you absolutely ace your personal statement, master entrance exams, shine bright in your interview, and obtain that desired medical school offer.


During this short talk, students, parents, and teachers will have the opportunity to have a glimpse into what is required for applying, and a chance to put this into practice during a few hands-on activities. This unique talk is being delivered by the authors of the international best-selling book 'Unofficial Guide to Getting into Medical School'.

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This online event will be delivered by a world-renowned UK doctor who has tutored more than 3,000 applicants who have successfully obtained a place at medical school 

who is delivering this course?

Dr. bogdan chiva Giurca
BMBS, clin. Ent fellow

Dr Bogdan is not only a London based doctor, but also author of the international best-selling book ‘The Unofficial Guide to Getting into Medical School’. Professionally and outside medical school mentoring, Dr Bogdan is a world-renowned healthcare leader with research and work impacting on national and international healthcare policy. His work has been recognised through over 50 national and international prizes and awards, including three community impact awards and being invited to meet His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales on three occasions. He has worked with several high-profile clinicians, scientists, Harvard academics, National Healthcare System leaders, and has had an impact on healthcare policy making on a global scale.

Dr. Bogdan has sat on several interview panels and has tutored over 3,000 applicants who have successfully obtained a place at medical school in the UK. He is currently working as a Paediatrics Doctor in London (South Thames), a Clinical Entrepreneur Fellow, and a Collaborator at the Harvard Global Health Institute.


Delivered by UK doctor and bestselling author

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Are you ready to hear the best tips and tricks for getting into Medical school?

Book your free place

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Looking for a Medical INTERNSHIP?

You have the option to attend 3 online work experience events (Surgery + General Medicine + Emergency Medicine) and get a 3-day INTERNSHIP certificate.

Attend 3 online work experience events (SurgeryGeneral Medicine + Emergency Medicine online work experience events) and get a Medical INTERNSHIP certificate that you can add to your medical school application.


  • have a follow-up session upon completion of the 3 placements with a team of doctors and surgeons

  • Consolidate knowledge and specifically gain practical tips on how to implement your internship into your CV and medical school application

  • A three-day internship certificate will be provided, signed by doctors and surgeons.

Please note: recording will also be provided in case you cannot attend the full length of all 3 events.

Included in the 3-day internship:

Online Work Experience

Surgery: Online work experience <this event>

Follow a LIVE patient pathway: from admission with an acute illness to the operating table.


Online Work Experience

General Medicine: Online work experience

Discover which medical speciality is right for you! Join the doctors across 

paediatrics, cardiology, psychiatry and learn how to diagnose your first patient!

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Online Work Experience

Emergency Medicine: Online work experience

Open the best-kept Secrets of Pre-Hospital Medicine | LIVE Emergencies, Blue Lights - Medicine ‘On the Road’


Explore upcoming events below
work experience and iNternships):

Work Experience

General Surgery Work Experience LIVE Online

Step in the surgeons' shoes, learn the ins and outs of surgery, practice key surgical techniques and knots.


Work Experience

General Medicine

Work Experience LIVE Online

Discover which medical speciality is right for you!Join doctors across paediatrics, cardiology, psychiatry and diagnose your first patient!

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Work Experience

Emergency Medicine: Work Experience LIVE Online

Open the best-kept Secrets of Pre-Hospital Medicine | LIVE Emergencies, Blue Lights - Medicine ‘On the Road’!



Medical INTERSHIP: attend 3 events 

Attend 3 work experience events online: surgery + general medicine + emergency medicine and get an INTERNSHIP certificate!

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“Thank you so much for organizing such a wonderful event yesterday! I’m so glad to have been a part of it and it was extremely informative and useful, not just for my medical application but has significantly motivated me to become a part of this profession in the future. 

—  A.Z., Hong Kong