Welcome to the UK Medical Applicant Cohort Study

 UKMACS is an academic research study about applying to medical school. We aim to ensure the NHS benefits from having the best doctors by helping students from all backgrounds apply to medical school. In the long term UKMACS aims to help find solutions to problems facing the UK medical workforce.

Thank you to everyone who took part in Wave 1 of the UKMACS questionnaire study!

To enter the prize draw you need to complete both Wave 1 and Wave 2 questionnaires.

Complete the Wave 2 questionnaire between 25th November 2019 and 15th January 2020.  Find out more.


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UKMACS is led by Dr Katherine Woolf at University College London (UCL), and funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Career Development Fellowship (Grant Reference Number CDF-2017-10-008). The views expressed are those of the researchers and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.

Find out more about the organisations supporting UKMACS.