MRCPCH Overseas Face-to-Face COVID Adapted Clinical Examination - information hub

This is a hub for all updates, FAQs, candidate resources and revised documents related to the overseas adapted face-to-face exam.

We are working on preparing all of the materials listed below and as they become available, they will be posted here. We thank you for your patience as we develop these resources.

Recent updates on MRCPCH Clinical Exam

Webinars and online resources

  • Podcast discussing the COVID Adapted Clinical exam changes as well as the experience of registrars who assisted with the first pilot of the adapted exam (20 October 2020) - Please noteThis was created for the online adapted exam which has a different circuit than the normal face-to-face exam however it has relevant information about the description of examinations and cues.
  • Development MOCK station video - this is a video recorded in MS Teams (not Practique) that shows what it is like within the Development station in the MRCPCH Covid Adapted Clinical Exam.  It is useful to see how the station runs on a scenario with no patients and to see how cues are delivered.

Face-to-Face Normal Circuit - No Patients

The resources in this section are intended only for overseas candidates taking a face-to-face exam running our normal circuit without patients. This would include Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore.  As we complete the guidance below, we will update this page and you will see more links become available.

Face-to-Face Adapted Circuit - No Patients

The resources in this section are intended only for overseas candidates taking a face-to-face exam running our adapted circuit without patients.  This includes Malaysia and Hong Kong (although Hong Kong has a different circuit).  As we complete the guidance below, we will update this page and you will see more links become available.

Candidate resources for both circuits of exam