Skip to main content

Part 3 MRCOG exam

Everything you need to know about the Part 3 MRCOG exam

If you're an exam candidate, please check this section of the website regularly to keep up to date.

Photo of MRCOG examPhoto of MRCOG examPhoto of MRCOG exam

MRCOG Part 3 November 2020 exam

In response to the ongoing global pandemic, the RCOG has taken the difficult decision to run the Part 3 exam in the UK only for solely UK trainees.  To allow for social distancing requirements it will be run from the 02 – 05 November 2020.

This decision has been made in order to protect the health of our candidates, examiners and staff as we continue to follow government guidelines and respond to the continued COVID-19 restrictions both in the UK and overseas.

We are currently reviewing ways to conduct the Part 3 exam whilst ensuring the safety of all those involved.  We will update all stakeholders on the format for the exam in due course but it is important to note the content, structure, standard setting and results calculation will remain unchanged.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter. If you have any questions in the meantime, please read our MRCOG Part 3 November 2020 FAQs  or contact MRCOGPart3@rcog.org.uk.  

Eligibility for the Part 3 MRCOG

To sit the Part 3 MRCOG exam, you must have completed and passed the Part 2 MRCOG and also had your Assessment of Training (AoT) approved.

Part 3 MRCOG expansion plans

December 2019 update on the College's plans to expand places for the Part 3 exam.

Calendar & fees

Part 3 application & exam dates

Exam format

Papers and question types

Syllabus

What you need to know in the exam

Revision resources

Resources & guidance to help you prepare

Candidate instructions

Essential information for taking the exam

Regulations

Important details about booking and taking the exam

FAQs

Questions & answers about taking the exam

Exam results

When & how we publish results

 

Find out more

For more information, please read the Part 3 MRCOG FAQs.

If you have any questions then don’t hesitate to contact us at MRCOGpart3@rcog.org.uk or call us on +44 20 7772 6210.

 

Elsewhere on the site

Specialty training in O&G
Overview of the specialty training programme in obstetrics and gynaecology, including how the MRCOG exams fit in
Curriculum
The full specialty training programme in O&G – core modules, ultrasound, ATSMs, subspecialty and academic