The exams section has information on the College's Certificate, Fellowship & Diploma exams.
Status of FRCPath
Recent changes to the timing, content or structure of an exam are at:
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Before applying for an exam please read the general & specialty regulations and guidelines. Applicants NOT in the UK should also read the specialty curriculum as the exams are designed around the relevant UK training.
The deadline to apply for an Spring 2015 exam has now passed. The application process for Autumn 2015 will open towards the end of May 2015. It will be announced on the website once applications are being received.
All candidates are allowed four attempts at each exam. Any candidate who would like to resit an exam more than four times must get their Educational Supervisor (or equivalent) to complete and submit the forms below for the College Council.
Application to Council for Additional Attempt
Appendix to application
Candidates who have a complaint or would like to make an appeal should read the below:
Candidate appeals procedure
If you have a question about an exam that is not in the regulations and guidelines or the candidate information please browse the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) before contacting the Exams Department. The Exams Department does not comment on eligibility before receiving an application form.