Paediatricians become full members of the RCPCH and achieve the designation MRCPCH once they have passed four separate postgraduate medical exams - find out more
19 September 2019
This newly updated course is built to support trainees in their preparation for passing their exam. The course boosts delegates' confidence through highly interactive workshops, small group work, discussions and role play with professional actors.
This autumn we introduce some changes to the exam's structure and marking scheme. If you plan to sit MRCPCH Clinical from August/September 2019 onwards, please review our guidance on these changes.
This page is for doctors interested in applying to become RCPCH examiners/senior examiners. It provides guidance on the key requirements and criteria related to the application and appointment process, and it highlights the key duties and responsibilities of RCPCH examiners for both MRCPCH and DCH c...
Provides essential background preparation for the MRCPCH Theory and Science exam. It contains an up-to-date review of the application of science to everyday paediatric clinical practice, whether it is interpreting clinical signs or investigations, prescribing drugs or identifying best management.
MRCPCH Clinical is the final element of the MRCPCH (membership exam). It assesses whether candidates have reached the standard in clinical skills expected of a newly appointed Specialty Trainee 4 (ST4). It is held in hospital sites across the UK and in a number of countries overseas. This page gi...
If you are taking the MRCPCH Clinical in the UK or another country, find out when and how to apply, how places are allocated and what to expect after you submit your application. You will find the application process is similar to the theory exams.
This is the regulatory guidance and policy relevant to exam candidates preparing for the MRCPCH (membership) and/or DCH (Diploma of Child Health) examinations. These include general regulations and rules, plus a series of appendices detailing our policies related to: malpractice in exams, reasonable...