The College sets the standard for the postgraduate pathology examinations in the UK. It also has a number of Part 1 overseas examination centres to meet the demand from international medical graduates who aspire to become Fellows of the College.
The College develops and delivers the FRCPath, Diploma and Certificate examinations which are offered across 17 pathology specialties, relying on the ongoing support of our Fellows.
EXAMINATIONS BY SPECIALTY
The College offers examinations across 20 pathology specialties. Information about each of these specialties and the content and format of the examinations is available on these pages. Candidates should note that this information is intended as guidance only and must also read and agree to the general and specialty specific Regulations and Guidelines before applying for an examination.
EXAMINATION NEWS AND DATES
Any changes to the timing, content or structure of an exam will appear below. Examination dates, where known, can be found in the relevant dates page for each session: