In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the MRCPsych CASC exam is available online for all candidates, both international and UK trainees in 2021.
Here we explore in brief the exam centres, dates, fees and how to apply online for the MRCPsych CASC exams in each venue.
The next MRCPsych CASC Exam dates are 6-17 September 2021.
Results are expected to be published on 8 October 2021.
There are currently no in-person exams scheduled for MRCPsych CASC. Due to ongoing COVID-19 difficulties, overseas candidates who had planned to sit the MRCPsych CASC exam in either Singapore or Hong Kong are also invited to sit the online exam.
Pre-Membership Psychiatric Trainees (PMPT) and affiliates of th College are entitled to a discount.
The cost of the examination is as follows:
PMPT Trainees and affilliates - £1,004
Non-PMPT trainees and affiliates - £1,115
For detailed information on payment, please see the related fees section on the Royal College website.
You can apply for the MRCPsych exam, or indeed the full roster of Royal College of Psychiatry examinations here.
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