Studying for exams?

Did you know that the Library and Knowledge Service can provide you with access to a wide range of revision tools to help you prepare for your exams? As well as practice questions there are features such as revision tips, key learning points and performance analysis. These online preparation tools are available to doctors working for, or training with, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals.

Here’s what our last year’s trainee doctors had to say:



Which exams are covered?

Resources are available from most of the royal colleges and include FRCA, MRCGP AKT, MRCP and FRCS. You can see a full list on our website:


How do I apply?

You can fill in a request form on our website or in person in the libraries. You will need to tell us the date of your exam.

What about mobile access?

All of the resources will work on mobile devices, BMJ OnExamination and Medical Masterclass have app versions which can be downloaded for free from the App Store or Google Play Store. To login to the app you will need the same username and password we have given you for the web version.

app 1
App Store
Google Play
app 2
Medical Masterclass
App Store
Google Play

Do you have any other resources to help me pass my exams?

The libraries have lots of revision guides to help you prepare for exams which you can find on the library catalogue

We also have study skills books for a wide range of roles:

Good luck!