BMAT is a subject-specific admissions test taken by applicants to certain medicine, veterinary medicine. The BMAT is owned and administered by Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing.

The BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT) is a 2-hour test divided into three sections:

Section What does it test? Questions Timing
Section 1: Thinking Skills Generic skills in problem solving and critical thinking.  32 multiple-choice questions 60 minutes
Section 2: Scientific Knowledge and Applications The ability to apply scientific knowledge typically covered in school Science and Mathematics by the age of 16. 27 multiple-choice questions 30 minutes
Section 3: Writing Task The ability to select, develop and organise ideas, and to communicate them in writing, concisely and effectively. One writing task from a choice of three questions 30 minutes

Download the BMAT test specification HERE

Download the BMAT Section 3 marking criteria HERE


Dates and Fees

Date Description Remark
1-29 September 2021

Standard entries

Fully booked
3 November 2021

Test date

26 November 2021
(16:00 Bangkok Time)

All results are released via  Metritests System


Test venue: Bangkok only (To be confirmed in the confirmation email one week prior the test date)


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