Test Centre


Milestone Institute is an approved Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing (CAAT) Centre, and administers the admissions tests and pre-interview assessments required by the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford, as well as the BMAT required for studying Medicine in the UK, and the UGAA required by the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE).

The main testing period is in October/November, with some tests being offered at other times of the year.


UPDATE on the STEP papers from Cambridge Assessment as of 30 April 2020:

“Following the UK government announcement on 18 March that public examinations will not take place, we have been reviewing ways in which candidates can take STEP Mathematics safely, both within and outside the UK.

STEP 1 will not go ahead. For candidates who are required to take STEP 1 as part of their university offer, they are NOT expected to take either STEP 2 or STEP 3. If in any doubt, please contact your university directly for guidance.

STEP 2 and STEP 3 will go ahead, however it will not be run at schools, colleges or test centres.

In the 2019/2020 admissions cycle, the STEP papers in Mathematics are scheduled for

STEP I – 10:00 am CET on Tuesday, 9 June 2020       CANCELLED

STEP II – 10:00 am CET on Monday, 15 June 2020    MOVED ONLINE

STEP III – 10:00 am CET on Friday, 19 June 2020     MOVED ONLINE


Registration for the STEP papers is now directly via the link sent to applicants by their universities. If STEP 2 and/or 3 is a compulsory part of your offer, you should have already received information from your chosen university/ies. In case you haven’t, please contact them as soon as possible.

Tests we offer


AHAA Arts-Humanities Admissions Assessment
  taking the place of ASNCAA, AMESAA, HAA, HSPSAA
BMAT BioMedical Admissions Test – October
CAT Classics Admissions Test
CTMUA Cambridge Test of Mathematics for University Admission (for Computer Science at the University of Cambridge ONLY)
ECAA Economics Admissions Assessment
ELAT English Literature Admissions Test
ENGAA Engineering Admissions Assessment
GAA Geography Admissions Assessment
GAT Geography Admissions Test
HAT History Aptitude Test
LAA Linguistics Admissions Assessment
MAT Mathematics Admissions Test
MLAT Modern Languages Admissions Test
NSAA Natural Sciences Admissions Assessment
OLAT Oriental Languages Aptitude Test
PAT Physics Aptitude Test
PBSAA Psychological and Behavioural Sciences Admissions Assessment
PHIL Philosophy Test
STEP Sixth Term Examination Paper (Mathematics) – June
TMUA Test of Mathematics for University Admission (non-Cambridge)
TSA Thinking Skills Assessment
TSA S1 Thinking Skills Assessment Section 1
UGAA Undergraduate Admissions Assessment (LSE) – March


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