Writing your personal statement
So, what should you write about then?
In your personal statement you can write about a variety of experiences you have had. We have written some of the key topics you should definitely try to include.
Work experience / Volunteering
How have you explored Medicine as a career?
Do you have any regular commitments?
How have your subjects interested you or influenced you?
The skills that you have learnt and put into practice (or will)
From the skills you have gathered so far, how will these help you to become a great medical or dental student and subsequently a doctor or dentist?
You want to focus on showcasing all the experience you’ve had which proves that you have all the right qualities to be a doctor.
It is hard to fit it all in and if you need some advice send us your personal statement and we can advise where appropriate.