Category Archives: Dundee

UCAS Guidance on Personal Statement Writing

Find it here. From a quick glance, it looks like some pretty sound advice! On a side note, anyone coming to the Dundee open day this week? It’s on the 20th!

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1st Year Survival Guide

Another one in the ‘Starting Medical School’ series – This was a topic suggested by Simon.   Do’s Do learn to cook – This I could not emphasise more! Learn from your parents, or look something up on youtube, or … Continue reading

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Things to take to Med school

This was a post suggested by Eva. Ask and you shall receive! Here, I thought I’d post a few things that might be useful to bring to uni with you when you first start medicine. 1)¬†Stethoscope Some people say not … Continue reading

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Dundee = Best Student Experience in the UK

Check it out! More detail from the Times Higher Education website here… The student union was the best in Scotland and 3rd in the UK. Not bad, eh?

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Why do a BMSc?

I’ve been asking myself this question for the last wee while now – why the heck did I do a BMSc?! It’s a whole bunch of hard work, and at times, I kind of regret doing it. But why did … Continue reading

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Christmas Ball

I haven’t made a post in far too long… Just before the christmas holidays, DUMS put on the Annual Christmas Ball. For ¬£15 you get about 3-4 hours of ceilidh dancing, a free bar, nibbles, a bus down from ninewells … Continue reading

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Revue

I’m excited, because tonight I’m going to see the revue! The revue is a sketch show put on by the medical students at Dundee, taking the piss out of lecturers, the course and medical students a like. This, coupled with … Continue reading

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