The Fast Track Pharmacy School Group Interview Course

Fast Track Pharmacy run the UK’s number one Pharmacy School Interview Courses.

  • We make sure you are prepared - We have a 95% success rate..
  • Parents and students say: “We are so glad we found you.”
  • 98% of our students come by personal recommendation.
  • Our courses are run by experts.

Our Pharmacy Interview Courses are Unique:

  • We get to know you and support you until you get your offer.
  • Maximum 15 participants in our workshop to ensure plenty of interview practice.
  • Because we have only 15 people on each course, you will be able to raise any concerns and issues you wish to address.
  • Our courses are perfected by our leading team of experts who are specialist in training students for pharmacy school interviews.
  • We have in depth knowledge of each pharmacy school interview process.
  • Our course is unique and outweighs any other course available because we focus on the individual pharmacy schools.
  • You learn about and practice a wide range of the latest MMI stations.
  • Our students email us the latest questions and topics asked at their real interviews. We will focus on these questions on our course. You will gain all the tools you need to tackle any question.
  • The course covers all aspects of pharmacy school interviews, including questions on: personal statement, work experience and motivation, communication, team playing, leadership, the group interview, ethical questions, maths and chemistry questions etc.
  • We will read your personal statement in advance and cover questions on your personal statement.
  • We address any issues you may have.
  • You will enhance the knowledge you need for that crucial interview.

These are some of the questions we will be covering:

  • What does MRSA stand for?
  • Name three ways we isolate/discover drugs?
  • Name a prescription only medicine (POM) and what it does?
  • Why does insulin have to be administered intravenous only?
  • If the pharmacy was closing and someone came in needing emergency medication. What would you do?
  • Tell me about ibuprofen?
  • Name some drugs which you will find exclusively in a hospital pharmacy?
  • What is insulin?
  • If a patient wants to take insulin orally, what must be done to the drug? (Tell us about the course structure here?)
  • What is antibacterial resistance?
  • How does it occur?
  • What can one do to prevent resistance?
  • Would you prescribe a patient who is suffering from flu antibiotics? Why?
  • What functional groups give certain properties to a molecule?
  • Name three ways a pharmacist helps to promote health in the community.
  • Have you read anything interesting in the news recently related with pharmacy?
  • Why do you want to study Pharmacy?
  • What skills does a pharmacist need/have?
  • What particular subject in pharmacy interested you?
  • Where in the profession do you see yourself in 10 years time?
  • What's the difference between Medicine and Pharmacy?
  • Matters currently affecting pharmacy.
  • The future of pharmacy.
  • Practise the most common interview questions and model answers including MMI style questions.
  • Communication skills and body language.
  • How to deal with different stations.
  • What are the challenges of pharmacy?
  • How are the recent changes in the NHS affecting pharmacists and patients?
  • What was your greatest mistake?

The Structure of the Fast Track Pharmacy School Group Interview Course:



9:30 to 11:00

Up To Date Interview Questions With Model Answers
Why pharmacy? Why us? What are the challenges of pharmacy? What did you learn from your work experience? What is the course structure of this pharmacy school? What surprised you? Why not medicine? What is the difference between pharmacy and medicine? Questions about team work, leadership, how you cope with stress, your strengths and weaknesses, your greatest mistake and your greatest challenge.

11:00 to 12:30

Knowledge Station
We cover numeracy, fractions, units, long division, algebra, conversions, calculations, chemistry questions which were asked last year and more.

12:30 to 13:30 


13:30 to 14:30  

We cover situational questions that have been asked at recent interviews. For example, dealing with an angry person, difficult colleagues, situational judgement tests. A girl comes into the pharmacy wanting to pick up a prescription for her grandmother. What would you do? Dispensing the contraceptive pill to under 16s, how you feel about testing on animals, your views on rationing of drugs and who should be given them. How to behave in a group interview: we cover questions asked in last year’s group interview. Questions include: ethical dilemmas, personal skills, communication and knowledge questions.

14:30 to 16:00

Mock Interviews

16:00 to 17:00

Hot Topics
Questions asked last year with model answers, matters currently affecting pharmacy, the future of pharmacy, current issues and hot topics. Where do you see yourself in ten years time, the different areas of pharmacy, how to answer awkward questions, etc. Students will discuss the most recent issues and changes in the NHS. We will show students how to structure and how to demonstrate an understanding of the arguments for and against an issue, how to evaluate the merits and faults in each argument and how to demonstrate tolerance for an opposing point of view.

17:00 to 18:00

Personal Statement
Answering specific questions, body language and other questions.




Upcoming Dates - Fast Track Pharmacy School Interview Group Course:

Course Venues:


The Conference Suite, 9 Oakleigh Park South, Whetstone, London, N20 9JS

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Tube: Totteridge/Whetstone Northern Line British Rail: Oakleigh Park


Europa Hotel Belfast,
Great Victoria St,


Dubai Hilton Hotel
The Walk
Jumeirah Beach

Course Cost: £140, all-inclusive (Course, hand-outs and lunch)


Please contact us for information about our upcoming courses by either telephoning us on 0770 835 2315 or emailing us:


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