Dates and fees - DCH Clinical

Information about dates and fees of the DCH (Diploma of Child Health) Clinical examinations.

DCH-button-advert-web.gifRequirements before applying

To be eligible to apply for the DCH Clinical exam all candidates must first:

UK DCH clinical and Foundation of Practice examinations

2017 exam weeks/dates

  • November 2017 UK DCH Clinical
  • October 2017 FOP examination  

Further 2017 DCH Clinical and Foundation of Practice (FOP) exam dates

  • 2017.3 FOP examination date: 3 October 2017 
  • 2017.2 UK DCH Clinical examination week: Monday 20 November - Saturday 25 November 2017  201 

2017.2 FOP application periods opens: 20 March 2017 2017.2 FOP application periods opens: 20 March 2017 Application period for April 2017 UK DCH Clinical closes: 20 January 2017

Find out how to apply

India DCH Clinical (UK)

The next India DCH clinical examination will be held on 17 January 2018. The examination will be held in Nagpur. 

There will be a maximum allocation of 32 places available. Applications will be secured on a first come first serve basis so please apply quickly to secure your place.

The application period will open on 23 October and close on 3 November.

The exam fee for DCH Clinical in India for 2018 is £650.

DCH Clinical - in Hong Kong

The next Hong Kong DCH clinical examination will be held on 26th October 2017. If you are based/working in Hong Kong and wish to apply for the DCH, including the FOP or DCH Clinical, please contact the Hong Kong exam centre on enquiry@paediatrician.org.hk.

Egypt DCH Clinical (UK)

The next Egypt DCH clinical examination will be held on 5th March 2018. The examination will be held in Cairo. 

There will be a maximum allocation of 32 places available. Applications will be secured on a first come first serve basis so please apply quickly to secure your place.

The application period will open on 8 January 2018 and close on 19 January 2018.

The exam fee for DCH Clinical in India for 2018 is £650.