MRCPath examinations in oral pathology
1 Part 1 examinationThe Part 1 is a written test of core knowledge. This can be sat after a minimum of 2½ years training, which must include one year of experience in general histopathology. The examination will comprise two papers with a combination of essay questions and short notes.Paper 1 will cover general pathological principles and will include aspects of general histopathology relevant to oral pathology.Paper 2 will be slanted to oral pathology.
2 Part 2 examinationThe Part 2 examination can be taken after a minimum of 4½ years of training. It comprises practical and oral components. The examination will be conducted as specified in the following guidelines.