Exam dates and fees

Specialty Certificate Examination dates and fees

Examination dates for the 2019 and 2020 Specialty Certificate Examinations are below.

Fees for 2019 and 2020 are below.

Details are correct at the time of publication, however MRCP(UK) reserves the right to change these at any time.

 

Examination dates for 2019

Specialty Exam date UK registration period Pearson VUE UK booking window International registration period Results release Certificates posted
Acute Medicine 13 November 2019 24 July - 16 October 2019 21 August - 17 October 2019 24 July -21 August 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Dermatology 10 October 2019 20 June - 12 September 2019 18 July - 13 September 2019 20 June - 18 July 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Endocrinology & Diabetes 12 June 2019 20 February - 15 May 2019 20 March - 16 May 2019 20 February - 20 March 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
ESEGH 10 April 2019 19 December 2018 - 13 March 2019 16 January - 14 March 2019 19 December 2018 - 16 January 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Geriatric Medicine 27 February 2019 7 November 2018 - 30 January 2019 5 December 2018 - 31 January 2019 7 November - 5 December 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Medical Oncology 4 September 2019 15 May - 7 August 2019 12 June - 8 August 2019 15 May - 12 June 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Nephrology 27 February 2019 7 November 2018 - 30 January 2019 5 December 2018 - 31 January 2019 7 November - 5 December 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Neurology 8 May 2019 16 January - 10 April 2019 13 February - 11 April 2019 16 January - 13 February 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Palliative Medicine 13 November 2019 24 July - 16 October 2019 21 August - 17 October 2019 24 July -21 August 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Respiratory Medicine 25 September 2019 5 June - 28 August 2019 3 July - 29 August 2019 5 June - 3 July 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Rheumatology 26 June 2019 6 March - 29 May 2019 3 April - 30 May 2019 6 March - 3 April 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released

 

Examination dates for 2020

Specialty              

Exam date        

UK registration period                            

Pearson VUE UK booking window                              

International registration period                            

Results release          

Certificates posted                          

Acute Medicine

11 November 2020

22 July  - 14 October 2020 19 August - 15 October 2020 22 July - 19 August 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Dermatology 08 October 2020  18 June - 10 September 2020 16 July - 11 September 2020 18 June - 9 July 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released

Endocrinology & Diabetes 

10 June 2020 19 February - 13 May 2020 18 March - 14 May 2020 19 February - 18 March 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
ESEGH 22 April 2020 18 December 2019 - 11 March 2020 15 January - 12 March 2020 18 December 2019 - 15 January 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Geriatric Medicine 26 February 2020 6 November 2019 - 29 January 2020 4 December 2019 - 30 January 2020 6 November 2019 - 4 December 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Medical Oncology 9 September 2020 13 May - 5 August 2020 10 June - 6 August 2020 13 May 2020 - 10 June 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Nephrology 26 February 2020 6 November 2019 - 29 January 2020 4 December 2019 - 30 January 2020 6 November 2019 - 4 December 2019 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Neurology 27 May 2020 5 February - 29 April 2020 4 March - 30 April 2020 5 February - 4 March 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Palliative Medicine 11 November 2020 22 July  - 14 October 2020 19 August - 15 October 2020 22 July - 19 August 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Respiratory Medicine 30 September 2020 3 June - 26 August 2020 1 July - 26 September 2020 3 June - 1 July 2020 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Rheumatology 24 June 2020 4 March - 27 May 2020 1 April - 25 May 2020 4 March - 1 April 2020 4 weeks after exam date

8 weeks after results are released

 

Examination fees:

Centre Fee
UK £665
International £833

Candidates who have requests to transfer from a UK centre to an international centre will then be liable for the difference between the two fees, £168.00.