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The BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT) is an admissions test for applicants to Medicine, Biomedical Science and Dentistry courses at certain universities.
BMAT is a 2-hour, pen-and-paper test divided into three sections. You can see what is in each section and also a list of courses that require BMAT below.
Please note, the information in this section relates to the BMAT test session in October. To find out about the September test session, visit our BMAT – September section.
Section 1: Aptitude and Skills
Section 2: Scientific Knowledge and Applications
Section 3: Writing Task
For more detailed information about the format of BMAT, see the BMAT test specification.
The courses below accept results from the October session. If you have any queries about which BMAT session you should take the test in, check the specific institution’s website to confirm their requirements.
* Please note, international applicants (those who are not ordinarily resident in the UK or EU) to Brighton and Sussex Medical School are not required to sit BMAT.
** If you’re applying to Thai universities, please visit their websites to check application details, as nationality or other restrictions may apply.