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What is the UKMLA AKT exam? Formerly known as PLAB 1

Your UKMLA AKT Preparation Guide. Understand what the MLA AKT is and the best methods to effectively prepare for it.

Hello! If you are planning to sit the UKMLA AKT (formerly PLAB 1) exam then this blog is for you. 

Having been a previous GMC PLAB examiner, and having taught many doctors for both Part 1 and Part 2, I have seen first-hand how a focused and structured approach helps passing this exam in a major way.

– Join the Arora UKMLA PLAB 1 Telegram teaching group here
– Register for our next Free UKMLA PLAB 1 Webinar here
– Start using the Arora UKMLA PLAB 1 Ultimate package here.

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How I Passed PLAB 1 first time: Dr Leticia Spangler

If you are a doctor preparing for your GMC PLAB 1 exam, this blog is a must to help you pass. We are lucky to have Dr Leticia Spangler – an IMG (International Medical Graduate) doctor who recently passed her PLAB 1 exam at first sitting – share her experience of how she prepared and passed…

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How I Passed PLAB 1 first time: Dr Parin Patel

If you are a doctor preparing for your GMC PLAB 1 exam, this this blog is a must to help you pass. We are lucky to have Dr Parin Patel – an IMG (International Medical Graduate) doctor who recently passed his PLAB 1 exam at first sitting – share his experience of how he prepared and passed…

GMC PLAB Exam - MRCGP AKT, RCA, MSRA and PLAB Exam Courses and Revision - Arora Medical Education

What is the GMC PLAB Exam?

If you are considering applying for the PLAB exams in order to work in the UK then this blog is for you. We cover PLAB exam eligibility, PLAB timelines and common questions that we are asked by IMG (International Medical Graduate) doctors.

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How I Passed the PLAB 1 Exam: Dr Zaid Rahman

If you are a doctor preparing for your GMC PLAB 1 exam, this this blog is a must to help you pass. We are lucky to have Dr Zaid Rahman – an IMG (International Medical Graduate) doctor who recently passed his PLAB 1 exam – share his experience of how he prepared and passed…

What to do after PLAB 1 - MRCGP AKT, RCA, MSRA and PLAB Exam Courses and Revision - Arora Medical Education

What to do after PLAB 1?

Congratulations if you have passed your PLAB 1 exam! First of all I hope you take time to celebrate! Passing PLAB 1 is no small achievement – one that you have no doubt sacrificed time, effort and energy in passing.

So what should you be doing next – once the focus shifts back on your goal of coming to the UK?

You may already have looked into the next exam in your journey. If you haven’t then this blog will get things started: What is PLAB 2 and How to Prepare (For IMG doctors the PLAB 2 exam will eventually be replaced by the UKMLA CPSA. So you might also want to check out our introductory article on the UKMLA exams here.)

– Register for our next Free PLAB 2 Webinar here
– Join the Arora PLAB 2 Telegram teaching group here.
– Join the comprehensive Arora PLAB 2 Academy+ programme here.

10 High Power Tips to pass your PLAB 1 Exam 1 - MRCGP AKT, RCA, MSRA and PLAB Exam Courses and Revision - Arora Medical Education

10 High Power Tips to Pass Your PLAB 1 Exam

The PLAB 1 exam is sometimes seen as the ‘smaller’ of the two PLAB exams. Many doctors however find it a bigger challenge than PLAB 2 given the need for precise knowledge and correct application. It is certainly not to be taken lightly – good planning and smart use of time is essential to get the most out of preparation.