MRCGP AKT Exam Dates
For the 2015 - 2016 exam sessions

Includes 4 RCGP exam digests from April 2015 until April 2016. For more information about the AKT exams please read




October 2015
RCGP AKT Exam Dates 


Application opens
8 - 15 September 2015

Test Date
28th October 2015

Results
18 November 2015







January 2016
RCGP AKT Exam Dates


Application opens
24 November - 1 December 2015

Test Date
27 January 2016

Results
17 February 2016









April 2016
RCGP AKT Exam Dates


Application opens
1 - 7 March 2016

Test Date
27 April 2016

Results
18 May 2016




Changes to the MRCGP AKT examination - additional time

The AKT exam was reviewed by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) to assess and address the differential pass rates between UK graduates and their international medical graduate counterparts. They have recommended more time to be given to complete the exam. As a result 10 additional minutes has been given to complete the exam from October 2014 onwards. An on screen calculator has also been offered for the exam.





When can you sit the RCGP AKT exam

There are 2 sessions for each test dates, a morning and afternoon session. The AKT exam is held in Pearson VUE at 150 test centres.