The first cycle of Pre-registration Examination for Pharmacists (PEP) has been scheduled by the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria. According to a communiqué by the HOD, Education and Training, Dr Anthony Idoko, the date for the first cycle of PEP Exam 2022 is on Saturday, March 19, 2022.
The PEP exam is held in two cycles per year -in March and October. It is an examination conducted by PCN to test pharmacists who have finished their one-year internship programme. You must pass this examination before you can complete your registration and acquire your permanent licence to practise as a pharmacist.
The examination is conducted at the centres in all geopolitical zones in the country. It is a computer-based test, with 200 multiple choice objective questions. The areas covered are pharmacology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmacognosy, Forensic Pharmacy, Pharmacy Management, etc.
PCN has also fixed the deadline for registration of PEP Exam 2022 to be Monday, March 07, 2022. Endeavour to register by visiting the PEP examination registration portal. Read Important information about the PEP Exam (Pre-Registration Examinations for Pharmacists) to understand more about the examination.
We also arranged some PEP exam past questions and answers to aid your preparation for the examination
In other news, the application for the first cycle of the FPGOP programme 2022 has commenced. Two universities, Kaduna State University, Kaduna will host in the north, while the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos State will host in the South. Interested candidates are advised to visit the PCN website, the PCN states, and zonal offices nationwide to apply.