Admission to programs in the UK

The process of applying for admission to the graduate-entry programs is separate from the process of registering to sit GAMSAT.

To apply in 2020 for a program commencing in 2021 ONLY the following GAMSAT results can be used: March 2019, September 2019, May 2020, September 2020.

If you wish to apply for any programs listed below you must apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

Cardiff A100, A101 or A104

 Cardiff A102

institution code: CARDF C15

institution code: CARDF A102

*Exeter (Medicine) A100 institution code: EXETR E84
*Keele A100 institution code: KEELE K12
Liverpool A100 or A101 institution code: LVRPL L41
Nottingham A101 institution code: NOTTM N84

Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine & Dentistry A100, A206

institution code: PLYM P60
St Andrew’s/Dundee A101 institution code: STA S36
St George's A101 institution code: SGEO S49
Sunderland A100 institution code: SUND S84
Swansea A101 institution code: SWAN S93
Ulster A101 institution code: U20

* Applicants to these programs should refer to the universities’ information pages regarding eligibility.


To apply in 2020 for a course commencing in 2021 ONLY the following results can be used: March 2019, September 2019, May 2020, September 2020.
By 15 October 2020: Submit UCAS application form (except Ulster A101 which is the 31 March 2021)
Late November 2020: GAMSAT results released
December 2020 - April 2021: Interviews for admission
March - June 2021: Offers made to successful applicants
August - September 2021: Programs begin

In order for your results to be forwarded to the institutions of your choice, you must have indicated on any of your current registrations (March 2019, September 2019, May 2020 and/or September 2020 that you are an applicant to a UK program. You must have completed this step by 31 October 2020 by logging into your account and ensuring that ‘UK’ has been ticked in the course application section of your registration/s.

You must also have provided your UCAS Personal ID number (UCAS PID) and indicated to which institutions/courses you are applying to (candidates were contacted by the GAMSAT office in mid-October when this form becomes available through their account). Changes to your selections could be made at any time until 31 October 2020 via your account. Your results were then forwarded to the universities for inclusion in your application.

If you did not indicate you are a UK applicant, provide your UCAS PID and course selection information by 31 October 2020, or if you provided incorrect information, this may have affected the delivery of your GAMSAT results.

PLEASE NOTE: It is the candidates’ responsibility to ensure they are vigilant about which GAMSAT sitting they register for by keeping themselves informed via their GAMSAT account and the GAMSAT website as to any changes to those sittings and taking prompt and appropriate action to ensure their expectations concerning the University admission deadlines are met. ACER will not be responsible for candidates failing to take the appropriate action to keep themselves informed which results in them being unable to have their expectations in respect of university admissions met.