Table 1

Comparison of cost between popular UK entry-level postgraduate exams*

ExamTotal cost (£)
Part 1 FRCOphth560
MRCP Part 1419
MRCS Part A526
Part 1 MRCOG460
MRCPCH FOP310
Primary FRCA MCQ325
  • *As of the academic year 2018–2019.

  • FOP, Foundation of Practice; FRCA, Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists; MCQ, Multiple choice questions; MRCOG, Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; MRCP, Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians; MRCPCH, Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health; MRCS, Membership of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons.