MFDS Part 1

1st October 2012

To Be Arranged
Closing Date
20 July 2012

General Notes

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The College runs revision courses for this Examination.  Further information on the revision courses can be found at the following page of our website:

The number of places for MFDS Part 1 to be held in Manchester is limited to a maximum of 70 places. 

Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis. All candidates applying after the maximum numbers have been reached will be offered the opportunity to sit the examination in Edinburgh.

This examination is conducted in English.

Candidates applying for an examination far in advance of the closing date should be aware that examination fees are subject to change.

In the unlikely event that the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has to cancel the examination, the examination fee shall be reimbursed, but the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh shall incur no further liability.


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