BMS Examinations - Histopathology

The Stage A and C BMS examinations are for histopathology candidates in Stage A or C of training.

The examination is designed to test a candidate’s applied knowledge and skills relevant to the curriculum. Candidates should be familiar with the curriculum.

Candidates must be registered with The Institute of Biomedical Scientists before applying for the Stage A examination.

Applications for the Stage A examination on Monday 5 June will open on Thursday 27 April.

Examinations Formats

Examinations formats

Stage A Examination

Stage C Examination

For further information and the curriculum, please see the IMBS website: https://www.ibms.org/qualifications/advanced-qualifications/asd-in-histopathology-reporting/