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Part 1 MRCOG: exam calendar and fees

Dates, venues and fees for the Part 1 MRCOG exam

Exam dates

  • Monday 20 September 2021
  • Monday 17 January 2022
  • Monday 4 July 2022

Booking process

See full details on How to book the Part 1 MRCOG exam.

Timelines

Exam: Monday 20 September 2021

Part 1 eligibility deadline Friday 7 May 2021
Expression of Interest opens Friday 7 May 2021
Expression of Interest deadline Friday 4 June 2021 
Booking tokens sent to candidates Wednesday 16 June 2021
Booking opens Monday 21 June 2021
Booking closes Wednesday 14 July 2021
Candidates contacted to book into Pearson VUE test centres Friday 23 July 2021

Exam: Monday 17 January 2022

Expression of Interest opens Monday 7 June 2021
Part 1 eligibility deadline Monday 23 August 2021
Expression of Interest closes Wednesday 22 September 2021
Booking tokens sent to candidates Monday 11 October 2021
Booking application window opens Wednesday 13 October 2021
Booking application window closes Wednesday 27 October 2021
Candidates contacted to book into Pearson VUE test centres Wednesday 10 November 2021

Exam: Monday 4 July 2022

Expression of Interest opens Monday 10 January 2022
Part 1 eligibility deadline Tuesday 1 February 2022
Expression of Interest closes Wednesday 9 March 2022
Booking tokens sent to candidates Monday 28 March 2022
Booking application window opens Wednesday 30 March 2022
Booking application window closes Wednesday 13 April 2022
Candidates contacted to book into Pearson VUE test centres Wednesday 27 April 2022

Fees

2021 Part 1 exam fees

Country Fee
UK and Republic of Ireland £493
Band A £571
Band B £493
Band C £394

Fees are banded using the international membership subscription country bandings.
Banding applies to the centre in which you are taking the exam and not the country of residence of the candidate.
See which band your country falls under.

From 1 January 2018, there is an additional administration charge of £10 for those who do not pay their exam fees online, e.g.: pay over the telephone, by cheque or bank draft. If you pay online, there is no extra charge.

 

Find out more

For more information, please see MRCOG Part 1: News and updates and read the Part 1 MRCOG FAQs.

If you have any questions then don’t hesitate to contact us at exams@rcog.org.uk or call us on +44 20 7772 6210.

Please provide your RCOG College account number every time you contact us. This helps us verify who you are and view your history with the College, including examinations and events.

 

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