Please see below the current information about the upcoming admissions testing sessions in 2021. Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 some information and dates may change.
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BMAT February took place on 20 February 2021.
Results will be released at 09:00 UK time on 9 March 2021.
STEP 1 has been discontinued. If you were planning to take STEP 1 as part of your university application, please check with your chosen university to see which alternative option(s) they will accept.
STEP 2: 14 June
STEP 3: 17 June
Candidates wishing to take STEP need to register via one of our authorised exam centres. You can find contact details of authorised exam centres on our Find a centre page.
Registration for the test opens on 15 March.
Registration closes on 7 May at 16:00 BST.
Important: The deadline above is for centres to register candidates and not for candidates to provide their details to the centre. It is possible for centres to have an earlier deadline so they can ensure every candidate is registered. Please contact your chosen centres as soon as possible.
We will not accept any requests for late registration.
STEP 2021 will be paper-based, administered at exam centres.
United Kingdom: £90 per candidate per paper
Rest of the world (including the EU): £125 per candidate per paper
Please note that exam centres may charge an administration fee in addition to the registration fee. This is done at the centres' discretion.
Information about IMAT in 2021 will be added as soon as it is available.
Due to the ongoing challenges caused by the global Covid-19 pandemic, the BMAT – September test session will not go ahead this year.
We will be running the BMAT – November test session, which will take place on 3 November 2021. Further information about this test session will be confirmed soon.
The date for the November test session for 2021 has been agreed for 3 November 2021.