Important Notice for China-Based Testing Candidates:

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak and as a precautionary measure against the spread of the outbreak, Pearson VUE is temporarily closing its China-based testing centers and suspending exam delivery through our third-party, China-based test center network effective January 27, 2020 to ensure the health and safety of testing candidates and Pearson VUE employees.

Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations

Intercollegiate Specialty Board Examinations (FRCS Specialty)

The Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations (JCIE) is responsible to the four Surgical Royal Colleges of UK & Ireland for the professional conduct and delivery of the Intercollegiate Specialty Examinations (FRCS Specialty). The JCIE is supported by ten Intercollegiate Specialty Boards (ISB).

Exam Registration

Eligibility to enter the JCIE (Section 1) examination (FRCS Specialty) is granted and confirmed by the relevant Board. Further details regarding eligibility are available on the JCIE website.

Once eligibility has been granted, JCIE will send candidate details to Pearson VUE, who will schedule your examination for you.

Scheduling

Once your examination has been scheduled, candidates will receive a booking confirmation from Pearson VUE to their email address, provided to JCIE by the candidate at registration.

*Test Cancellation — JCIE Published Fees & Penalties will apply. If you wish to cancel your test, you must do so by notifying the JCIE immediately by emailing enquiries@jcie.org.uk

Last updated 2018-05-23