BMAT Biomedical Admissions Test

BMAT Biomedical Admissions Test


Only international students can apply to our university by taking the BMAT exam. #MedUNAV considers students international if they complete the 2nd year of Baccalaureate (or equivalent) in an academic centre based outside of Spain, regardless of nationality.

Candidates can find more information about the test and registry process in Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing.

Exam dates that are acceptable for applying to the 2023/2024 academic year are the following:

• October 18, 2022.

• March 4, 2023.

The University of Navarra has previously been a test centre for students presenting the BMAT in February. For more information, please visit the BMAT website


•The students that wish to obtain a resolution from the School of Medicine of the University of Navarra must complete their application through Portal miUNAV.  

• The Medical School will only accept one BMAT score, the first score that is shared with University of Navarra through BMAT’s web portal.

What is the BMAT exam? The BMAT exam is the Cambridge University Biomedical Admissions Test. This exam is divided into three sections that evaluate problem solving, critical thinking, the science and mathematical knowledge of the students and writing and communication skills. 

How to prepare for the BMAT exam? Here you can check out some free resources for preparing to take the test and if you have any questions about the BMAT you can check the FAQs for the test-takers or contact us.