Obstetrics and Women’s Health
Calendar for Examinations
What are the opening and closing dates for the Examinations?
Who is given priority for places at the examinations?
Places in this examination are limited. If the number of applications for this exam exceeds the number of places available, priority will be give to doctors on our Basic Specialist Training programme. However please be assured we are working very closely with our exam delivery partner to increase the capacity of our examsWhat documentation is required for applying for an examination?
How long after a closing date for an examination are places allocated?
Verifications are completed up to two weeks after the closing date for applications. Once verifications have
been completed places will be allocated and communications sent. Therefore you will not recieve confirmation of your place until at least three weeks after the closing date for the examination.
Can I transfer to another sitting of an examination?
Exam Format & Criteria
I submitted my application without uploading all of the required documentation what should I do?
Please email your missing documentation including your application number to email@example.comHow many attempts at the Part I Examination do people have?
What form or payments are acceptable for an examination?
The RCPI accept Debit and Credit card payments and paypal. We do not accept American Express.
I am getting an error making my payment online.
If you get a message advising your payment was unsucessful when you enter your card details. Please contact your card issuer to find out when the payment was unsucessful. RCPI cannot see the reason why the card payment was rejected only your issuer can advise about this and resolve it.