Dates & Fees 

2021 examination dates 

Examination  Date  Centres  Application open date  Application
closing date
 Results released
 FRCEM Primary
 24 June 2021  Online invigilation or
computer test centre
 22 February 2021  16 April 2021  13 August 2021
 MRCEM Primary  1 December 2021  Online invigilation or
computer test centre
 26 July 2021  17 September 2021  13 January 2022
 FRCEM Intermediate
SAQ
 9 March 2021  Online invigilation or
 computer test centre
 16 November 2020  8 January 2021  30 April 2021
 FRCEM Intermediate
SJP
 10 March 2021  Online invigilation or
computer test centre
 16 November 2020  8 January 2021  9 April 2021
 MRCEM SBA  14 September 2021  Online invigilation or
computer test centre
 26 April 2021  2 July 2021   29 October 2021
 MRCEM OSCE  8-17 March 2021  Online and
London OR Hyderabad
 CANCELLED  CANCELLED CANCELLED 
 MRCEM OSCE  7-11 June 2021  London  11 January 2021 Window closed  9 July 2021
 MRCEM OSCE - Hybrid Online component: 5-8 July 2021

Face to Face component:
12 - 14 July 2021
London, Chennai, Hyderabad  29 March 2021   Window closed  13 August 2021 
 MRCEM OSCE  11-15 October 2021  India TBC  28 June 2021 30 July 2021   26 November 2021 
 MRCEM OSCE  22-30 November 2021   London  14 June 2021  20 August 20201   8 January 2022 
 FRCEM Final SAQ  30 March 2021  Online invigilation or 
 computer test centre
 16 November 2020  15 January 2021   14 May 2021 
 FRCEM Final CA  31 March 2021  Online invigilation or 
 computer test centre
 16 November 2020  15 January 2021   14 May 2021
 FRCEM SBA  28 September 2021  Online invigilation or 
 computer test centre
 14 May 2021  16 July 2021  12 November 2021 
 FRCEM Final OSCE  17-28 May 2021  Online  21 December 2020  1 March 2021  2 July 2021
 FRCEM Final OSCE  1-10 November 2021 London   1 June 2021   6 August 2021  17 December 2021 
 FRCEM Final QIP (1)*  APPLICATION 
WINDOW
 N/A  4 January 2021  15 January 2021  5 March 2021
 FRCEM Final QIP (1)  SUBMISSION 
WINDOW
 N/A  25 January 2021 29 January 2021  N/A 
 FRCEM Final QIP (2)*  APPLICATION 
WINDOW
 N/A  1 March 2021  12 March 2021  30 April 2021
 FRCEM Final QIP (2)  SUBMISSION
WINDOW
 N/A  23 March 2021  27 March 2021  N/A
 FRCEM Final QIP (3)*  APPLICATION 
WINDOW
 N/A 24 May 2021  4 June 2021   9 July 2021 
 FRCEM Final QIP (3) SUBMISSION
WINDOW 
 N/A  14 June 2021  18 June 2021  N/A
*All diets of the FRCEM QIP will be open to all eligible candidates, 2/12/2020.


Fully completed application forms must be submitted no later than 5pm (GMT) on the stated closing date.
Applications received after this will not be accepted. 

Statement from the Dean of the College regarding examination closing dates (19 December 2018)



Examination fees 2021 

FRCEM Intermediate and MRCEM exams
  • FRCEM Primary - £330
  • FRCEM Intermediate Short Answer Question paper - £335
  • FRCEM Intermediate Situational Judgement Paper - £220
  • MRCEM (OSCE) Objective Structured Clinical Examination - £450.00 (UK and India Centres)
  • MRCEM Primary - £330
  • MRCEM SBA - £335 

MRCEM Examinations - Overseas Centres

Any candidate who wishes to sit the examination in an overseas centre will be required to contact the local administrator to pay the local fee.  Full details will be sent to all candidates allocated a place. 

Overseas Examinations

The College runs a number of examinations overseas (Iceland, India,Oman,and Malaysia) in collaboration with our overseas Emergency Medicine Colleges and organisations.  Candidates wishing to sit examinations at an overseas centre should apply online during the specified application window.  Once entry is confirmed, candidates are required to contact the overseas centre to pay any additional local fees (not applicable for Oman, Iceland and Malaysia, local fee collected at time of online application).

Tax Relief on Examination Fees for UK trainees

The Emergency Medicine Trainees' Association (EMTA) has collated detailed advice for trainees, 'Claiming Back the Costs of Training', which available to download via the EMTA website.