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Life in Medschool: The Interviews

By Ahmad ibn Hajiri, UP College of Medicine Class 2017 Published in www.anakiluh.blogspot.com
Bismillah It was February of 2012 when I came to Manila for the UPCM Applicants interview. I came all the way from Sulu just to attend the 2 sets of interviews in a day, and I can still remember then how anxious and nervous I was not knowing what to do... For me, the interviews in fact are among the hardest parts of the application to any medschool (well, aside from the NMAT). It’s the last bridge that will bring you to the doorsteps of your dream school or not. Alhamdulillah, upon receiving the white envelope containing my final acceptance as an official student of UPCM, it was indeed a one exhilarating kind of happiness! I still can’t believe that I passed and now here I am trying as much to learn and be a better doctor each day, in sha Allah.
Two years since then, some friends who are eyeing for the 140 slots in the college for the next roll of medstudents are asking me for advises and tip…