AFRM Fellowship Clinical Examination (General)

The Fellowship Clinical Examination (General) tests your clinical knowledge and skills in rehabilitation medicine in a hospital setting. You must perform a competent clinical examination, and analyse and interpret findings to manage patient outcomes.


The postponed 2020 Fellowship Clinical Examination (General) has been combined with the 2021 Examination.

Key dates

Applications open Monday 16 November 2020
Applications close 5pm AEDT, Friday 27 November 2020
Pre-exam special consideration requests close
(for provisions on exam day)
Friday 27 November 2020
Saturday 1 May 2021
Exam day special consideration requests close
(for technical and procedural issues)
Thursday 6 May 2021
Results released From 3pm AEST, Thursday 10 June 2021
Dates are correct as of 7 September 2020 and are subject to change due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Contingency plan

If the rescheduled 2021 exam can’t go ahead, the following contingency plan will be put in place. The safety of all participants is at the core of this plan.

Plan B | We run the exam virtually on the scheduled date.

Our aim

All candidates eligible to sit the 2021 exam will be able to meet their required annual assessments by the end of 2021. If this requires an alternative format to the current exam, we’ll make this decision 3 months before the exam date.


To be announced.


Australia: AUD$2972.00

See College Fees Terms and Conditions to learn more about paying your exam fees.

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