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Medical School Interview Course - Delivered by Doctors!

Our one-day Interview Course equips you with top techniques to help you tackle traditional, MMI and Oxbridge interviews – you will also receive a full length mock and 22,500-word comprehensive workbook.

In our 2018 survey, 87.99% of TMP users who said they had an interview went on to get an offer. And 92.06% of people said TMP helped with this outcome! (Survey size: 900+)

Please note our Interview Courses are now sold out for this season. To be the first to hear about our Interview Courses 2019-20, sign up to our waiting list below.

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Medical School Interview Course Overview

The Medic Portal’s one-day Medical School Interview Course has been created by practising doctors. It is designed to ensure that you know exactly what to expect and how to excel at your medical school interview.

The Medical School Interview Course covers all interview types. This includes traditional, MMI and Oxbridge interviews. We pride ourselves on our detailed approach to medical ethics – key to standing out in both panel and MMI interview formats.

The Medical School Interview course is taught through a mixture of interactive lectures and small group teaching. We also provide a 22,500-word workbook, as well as a full mock Medicine interview. Our organisation is an official partner of the Royal Society of Medicine.

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What You Need to Know About Our Medical School Interview Course

Medical School Interview Course – The Mock Interview

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Medical School Interview Courses

During the medical school interview course, you will be privately interviewed by doctors and/or medical students. Their questions aim to be similar to the ones you’ll face in your actual interviews.

Your mock medical school interview will last around 20 minutes. Afterwards, your interviewer will give you constructive written and verbal feedback. This will cover how well you did and, importantly, where you can improve.

Medical School Interview Course – What’s in the Workbook?

Medicine Interview Course Workbook
Medical School Interview Course Workbook

The 22,500-word workbook comes free with the medical school interview course. It includes:

There is plenty of space in the workbook for you to jot down notes from lectures, classes and group sessions throughout the day.

Medical School Interview Course – Timetable

10:00 to 10:10Welcome and Introductions
10:10 to 10:50General Techniques and Approaching Interviews: Panel, MMI and Oxbridge
10.50 to 11:30Motivation for Medicine
11:30 to 11:45Break
11:45 to 12:05Work Experience
12:05 to 12:30Teamwork, Leadership and Conflict Resolution
12:30 to 13:00Self Reflection: Strengths, Weaknesses and Managing Stress
13:00 to 14:00Lunch
14:00 to 15:30Moral and Professional Reasoning: Ethics, GMC and NHS Values, Group Interviews
15:30 to 15:45Break
15:45 to 16:35Empathy, Communication Skills and Video Stations
16:35 to 17:05Problem Solving and Oxbridge Skills
17:05 to 17:25Medical School Specific and Training Pathways
17.25 - 17.30Questions, Feedback and Close

Additionally, each student will have a one-on-one mock interview during the day.

Medical School Interview Course – Reviews

We think it’s a really great course, and others do too…

“I found The Medic Portal’s Interview Course extremely useful, informative and engaging. We were given an important insight into what admission tutors were looking for and the chance to practise with other students really boosted my confidence! I would highly recommend the course to anyone interested in pursuing a career in medicine or entering a related profession.”

Beatrix (Interview Course Attendee – received offer from Oxford)

“Having attended an interview preparation course with The Medic Portal, I have no doubt that my success in the admissions process is largely due to their guidance. The team were always engaging and encouraging, and I left feeling more confident in my abilities. Their brilliant attention to detail resulted in a thorough preparation that left me ready to answer any question posed, whilst their resources provided information that proved useful in each of my interviews. I would highly recommend The Medic Portal to anybody applying for medicine at university.”

Rishil (Interview Course Attendee)

“My daughter has gone through the complete training package offered by The Medic Portal, including UKCAT, BMAT and interview. And she landed three offers – from Imperial, Bristol and St George’s University of London. International applications are notoriously competitive, so the result speaks for itself!”

Eric (Parent, Singapore)

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Medical School Interview Course – Logistics

This year, we are holding courses in the following locations:


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