Have questions about your specialty’s transition to CBD? Find all the important dates, including launch year and exam timing, in this easy-to-read resource.
Canadian and US Residents
Assessment routes for applicants with Canadian or US postgraduate residency training.
International Medical Graduates
Applicants do not have to live in Canada or hold Canadian citizenship to be eligible for Royal College exams.
Become a Resident Affiliate
Earn credits during residency that you can apply to CPD requirements post-certification.
- Writing your exams
Once a year, the Royal College examines candidates who have completed their postgraduate training and wish to be certified in their area of specialty. Watch what to expect on Exam Day.
- Are you eligible to write exams?
- Prepare for your exam
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