Exam dates and fees

Specialty Certificate Examination dates and fees

Examination dates for the 2018 and 2019 Specialty Certificate Examinations are below. Fees for 2018 and 2019 are below.

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

Examinations dates for 2018

Specialty Exam date UK registration period Pearson VUE UK  booking window International registration period Results release Certificates posted
Acute Medicine 14 November 2018 25 July 2018 - 17 October 2018 22 August 2018 - 18 October 2018 25 July 2018 - 22 August 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Dermatology 11 October 2018 21 June 2018 - 13 September 2018 19 July 2018 - 14 September 2018 21 June 2018 - 19 July 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Endocrinology & Diabetes 6 June 2018 14 February 2018 - 9 May 2018 14 March 2018 - 10 May 2018 14 February 2018 - 14 March 2018 4 July 2018 8 weeks after results are released
ESEGH 18 April 2018 27 December 2017 - 21 March 2018 24 January 2018 - 22 March 2018 27 December 2017 - 24 January 2018 16 May 2018 20 July 2018
Geriatric Medicine 28 February 2018 8 November 2017 - 31 January 2018 6 December 2017 - 1 February 2018 8 November 2017 - 6 December 2017 28 March 2018 17 May 2018
Medical Oncology 5 September 2018 16 May 2018 - 8 August 2018 13 June 2018 - 9 August 2018 16 May 2018 - 13 June 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Nephrology 28 February 2018 8 November 2017 - 31 January 2018 6 December 2017 - 1 February 2018 8 November 2017 - 6 December 2017 28 March 2018 17 May 2018
Neurology 2 May 2018 10 January 2018 - 4 April 2018 7 February 2018 - 5 April 2018 10 January 2018 - 7 February 2018 30 May 2018 1 August 2018
Palliative Medicine 14 November 2018 25 July 2018 - 17 October 2018 22 August 2018 - 18 October 2018 25 July 2018 - 22 August 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Respiratory Medicine 3 October 2018 13 June 2018 - 5 September 2018 11 July 2018 - 6 September 2018 13 June 2018 - 11 July 2018 4 weeks after exam date 8 weeks after results are released
Rheumatology 27 June 2018 7 March 2018 - 30 May 2018 4 April 2018 - 31 May 2018 7 March 2018 - 4 April 2018 25 July 2018 8 weeks after results are released

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 fees for 2018 and 2019

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.