RCPI » Cancellation and Deferral Policies 


Notice of Cancellation Received from Candidate BEFORE the Closing Date for Applications:

Full refund minus 10% administration fee.


Notice of Cancellation Received from Candidate AFTER the Closing Date for Applications:

Not eligible for a refund but candidates can request a deferral of a written examination to the next available sitting without having to provide a reason. 

An administrative fee of €100 will be charged to complete the deferral. The fee must be paid within 30 calendar days of the deferral request, or the deferral will be canceled and the examination fee will be forfeit. This policy is only for written exams. 

In extenuating circumstances the fee may be waived, you must write to the Examinations Manager to request this along with supporting documents such as a doctor's note.