Spring 2022 Examination Dates

Applications will open in the last week of November 2021 and close Friday 7 January 2022. The withdrawal deadline is Monday 24 January. The examination period will be from Monday 21 March to Friday 29 April. 

Results will be issued on Friday 20 May. 

While we aim to have all exam dates finalised ahead of the closing deadline, for some examinations this will be dependent on the number of candidates and so the dates for these may only finalised after the application closing date. Once known, dates will be published below:

Certificates and Diplomas

  • Certificate in Medical Genetics: Monday 21 March
  • Certificate of Higher Autopsy Training (CHAT): Friday 22 April
  • Combined Infection Certificate (CICE): Monday 21 March
  • Dermatopathology Diploma (written): Monday 21 March

Part 1 

  • Clinical Biochemistry Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Haematology Part 1: Tuesday 22 March
  • Histopathology Part 1: Friday 25 March
  • Immunology Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Infection Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Medical Microbiology and Virology Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Oral Pathology Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Toxicology Part 1: Monday 21 March
  • Veterinary Clinical Pathology Part 1: Monday 21 March

Part 2

  • Clinical Biochemistry Part 2 Module 1: Thursday 28 April
  • Clinical Biochemistry Part 2 Module 2: Friday 29 April
  • Forensic Pathology Part 2: Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 April
  • Genetics Part 2 Practical: Wednesday 27 April
  • Genetics Part 2 Oral: Thursday 28 April
  • Haematology Part 2: Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 April
  • Haematology Clinical Science Part 2: Monday 25 April
  • Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics Part 2 Practical: Tuesday 29 March
  • Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics Part 2 Oral: Wednesday 30 March
  • Histopathology Part 2: Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 April
  • Immunology Part 2 Practical: Tuesday 12 April
  • Immunology Part 2 Oral: Wednesday 13 April
  • Medical Microbiology Part 2: Friday 8 April
  • Neuropathology: TBC
  • Oral Pathology: Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 April
  • Paediatric Pathology Part 2: Monday 28 to Thursday 31 March
  • Toxicology Part 2: Friday 8 April
  • Transfusion Science Part 2: Thursday 21 April
  • Veterinary Clinical Pathology Part 2: TBC
  • Virology Part 2: Thursday 31 March and Friday 1 April