UKCAT Key Dates

UKCAT Dates and Fees

Candidates taking the UKCAT in 2017 for entry to university in 2018 will be subject to the following deadlines and key dates:


Registration opens   

2 May 2017

Bursary scheme opens

2 May 2017

Testing begins

3 July 2017

Registration closes

19 September 2017 at 5pm

Bursary deadline

19 September 2017 at 5pm

Booking/Rescheduling closes

2 October 2017 at midday

Last testing date

3 October 2017

UCAS application deadline

15 October 2017

Results delivered to universities

Early November 2017

The following UKCAT test fees apply in 2017: 

Tests taken in the EU between 3 July and 31 August 2017


Tests taken in the EU between 1 September and 3 October 2017


Tests taken outside the EU


Tests are the same regardless of which month they are sat in and the price difference is simply a reflection of demand.

Some candidates are eligible to sit the UKCAT without paying the fee - full details of eligibity and application are available on our bursaries page here:


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