News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 15 No. 44 2002. December 01, 2002

Royal College of Ophthalmologists: examination calendar 2003 (UK and overseas)

17 Cornwall Terrace, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4QW, UK

UK Examination Dates

Part 1 MRCOphth Exam

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

9 December 2002

20-21 January 2003

None

17 March 2003

28-29 April 2003

None

1 September 2003

13-14 October 2003

None

Part 2 MRCOphth

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

22 April 2003

2 June 2003

2-6 June 2003

22 September 2003

3 November 2003

3-7 November 2003

Part 3 MRCOphth

The Part 3 Examination will be changing in September 2003 – for details please contact the Exams Department. Any changes in any of these dates will be posted on the website and within application packs.

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

20 January 2003

3 March 2003

3-7 March 2003

4 August 2003

15 September 2003

15-19 September 2003

Diploma in Ophthalmology(DRCOphth)

From November 2001, there has been no practical refraction section in the Diploma Examination

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

6 May 2003

16 June 2003

16-18 June 2003

6 October 2003

17 November 2003

17-19 November 2003

India Examination Dates

Overseas Location:Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, South India
Provided a minimum of six candidates are booked to sit, the Parts 1,2 and 3 Membership Examinations are scheduled to be held on the following dates

Part 1 MRCOphth Exam

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

17 March 2003

28-29 April 2003

None

1 September 2003

13-14 October 2003

None

Part 2 MRCOphth

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

1 September 2003

15 October 2003

15-16 October 2003

Part 3 MRCOphth

Applications and Fees Due

Essay and/or MCQ Papers

Clinicals/Orals/OSES**/OSCES**

1 September 2003

16 October 2003

16-17 October 2003

** Objective Structured Examination and Objective Structured Clinical Examination

Information, Exams syllabi, Application Forms: Examinations Department at the above address

Or Tel: 00 44 (0) 20 7935 0702
Or Fax: 00 44 (0) 20 7487 4674
Or E-mail: RCO.EXAMS@BTINTERNET.COM
Or visit the College website www.rcophth.ac.uk

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