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Exam dates for 2014-2015

Printable Version 2014 - 2015 Examination Dates

Important examination application information

Potential applicants for the Membership and Fellowship examinations are advised that the College will be moving to electronic applications in the spring of 2015.

The first examination will be the Membership part A for June.  Applicants should note that there will be a fixed window of application -  there will be no opportunity to apply via paper applications and there will be no allowance for late applications.

Schools of emergency medicine have been informed so that they can support applicants. 

The fully completed application forms must be submitted, at the latest, on the closing date by 5.00pm. Any application forms received after this will not be accepted.



Closing Dates

SAQ (CA & Clinical) DATES



Autumn diet 2014

4th July 2014

4th September 2014 - City Temple, London

13th – 19th  November 2014 - Mary Ward House, London

13th  – 17th October 2014 -  Town Hall Bethnal Green

Spring diet 2015

8th December 2014

19th March 2015 -
City Temple, London

20th – 24th April 2015 - Mary Ward House, London

11th – 15th May 2015 - Bream’s Buildings, London

Part A

Closing Dates


Autumn diet 2014

3rd October 2014

4th December 2014 - City Temple and Mary Ward House, London, Leeds (venue to be confirmed), Dublin Ireland (limited places) and Scotland, Edinburgh (limited places)

Spring diet 2015

10th April 2015

4thJune 2015 - City Temple and Mary Ward House, London, Leeds (venue to be confirmed) and Dublin Ireland (limited places)and Scotland, Edinburgh (limited places)

Part B

Closing Dates


Autumn diet 2014

11th July 2014

9th October 2014 - City Temple and Mary Ward House, London

Spring diet 2015

5th December 2014

5th March 2015 - City Temple and Mary Ward House, London


Closing Dates


Autumn diet 2014

11th July 2014

20th – 28th November 2014 - Mary Ward House, London

Early Spring diet 2015

5th December 2014

13th – 17th April 2015 - Mary Ward House, London

 *The Part A examination will be held simultaneously in India, Egypt and Singapore.
The dates for the Parts B and C being held in these Countries are yet to be confirmed.

The closing date for FCEM and MCEM B & C resit applications will sometimes be different to those quoted above.  Candidates will be notified of the closing date when the results are published.

Candidates who wish to sit the examinations must send in the intention to sit form for the FCEM.  If the intention to sit form has not been submitted for the appropriate sitting the examination application form will not be accepted.

2014 - MCEM Parts B and C - India

There will be two sittings of Part B and C in India:

Week commencing 2nd June 2014 - Hyderabad

Week commencing 1st December 2014 - Chennai

FCEM SAQ Examinations (Critical Appraisal and Clinical)

The Critical Appraisal and Clinical SAQs are held on the same day.

Before every sitting we invite each Deanery to apply to host these examinations locally.

We will email candidates asking where they would like to sit the SAQ examinations (subject to availability) approximately 4 weeks before the examinations.

MCEM Examinations - Overseas Centres

Any candidate who wishes to sit the examination in an overseas centre must contact the relevant administrator (see details below):

Overseas Examinations

The College runs Membership Part A examinations overseas (Egypt, India and Singapore) in collaboration with our overseas Emergency Medicine Colleges and organisations. These are scheduled for the same dates as the UK examinations. Overseas candidates should complete the same application forms and fees.

Examination Fees

MCEM Spring 2013 onwards

  • Part A MCQ - £310.00
  • Part B Short answer question paper - £305.00
  • Part C Objective Structured Clinical Examination - £440.00

FCEM Spring 2013 onwards

Fee for first time applicants:

  • All parts of the examination - £1,475.00 (£500.00 deposit already paid must be deducted, therefore balance required with application form is £975.00). If the Critical Appraisal SAQ has already been passed the fee of £240.00 must also be deducted.

Fees for each section of the FCEM examination:

  • Clinical SAQ - £300.00
  • Critical appraisal SAQ - £240.00
  • CTR viva - £220.00
  • Management viva - £295.00
  • OSCE - £420.00