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DRCOG exam

This section of the website brings together everything you need to know about the DRCOG, the RCOG’s exam for non-O&G specialists who work in women’s health care, especially general practitioners (GPs).

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All the latest news and announcements about the DRCOG will appear on this page. If you’re an exam candidate, please check this page regularly to keep up to date.

Important news - Changes to the DRCOG exam (commencing April 2017)

A revised exam format consisting of only EMQ and SBA questions will be implemented from April 2017.

October 2016 DRCOG exam

Results - view a list of successful candidate numbers (PDF, 220 kb)

DRCOG revision course

  • Booking for the official DRCOG revision course is now closed. Details of 2017 courses will be announced in due course.

Who can sit the DRCOG exam?

All applicants for the DRCOG exam must be registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) or the Medical Council of Ireland (MCI).

For more information, please read:

When and where can I sit the DRCOG exam?

To see when and where the DRCOG exam is being held, please view the exam calendar.

How do I apply for the DRCOG exam?

  • Bookings for the April 2017 DRCOG will commence from 15 November 2016

What does the DRCOG exam involve?

This section of the website contains a range of information about the DRCOG exam, including:

How should I prepare for the exam?

Exam results

Find out more

For more information, please read the DRCOG FAQs.

To contact the RCOG Examination Department, please email the DRCOG Secretary or call +44 20 7772 6282.

Elsewhere on the site

Read the answers to frequently asked questions about the DRCOG exam
MRCOG exams
Find out about the College’s membership exams, the Part 1 and Part 2 MRCOG