Applying to Medicine – Step 3 (Personal Statement)

So, you've picked your universities, you've sat the entrance examinations and now you're tying up all the loose ends with your application... which leaves the personal statement. Applying as a postgrad, I think universities are highly concerned with the amount of experience you've got and how that's changed you, so bear that in mind if … Continue reading Applying to Medicine – Step 3 (Personal Statement)


Choose your friends wisely…

This post is slightly off topic, but I feel like it was a HUGE part of my university experience, so I'm going to ramble on about it a bit in this post. They say your university years are the best years of your life: honestly, after the disappointment I had had on A-level results day, I … Continue reading Choose your friends wisely…

The most stressful two years of my life so far…. Part II

Picking up from where I left off; I was in Pakistan, had just finished my incredible internship at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, and it was my 17th birthday. Incidentally, my birthday fell on the same day as AS results day... Remember in one of my first posts when I was talking about how … Continue reading The most stressful two years of my life so far…. Part II