Divisional Written Examination

The Divisional Written Examination is made up of 2 papers to assess your understanding of basic science and clinical knowledge. Questions are based on topics and concepts detailed in the Knowledge Guides.

Find out more about previous exam pass rates and how the exams are marked.


Key dates

The next exam will be on Monday 15 February 2021. Check back later in the year for more details.


Australia:  AUD$1986.00
Aotearoa New Zealand: NZD$2283.90

If you have outstanding training fees, you’re ineligible to sit the exam. See College Fees Terms and Conditions (PDF).


To find out if you are eligible to sit the Exam:

You can still apply for the Exam even if you haven’t yet completed all your training requirements for the year by the application deadline. To be eligible by the Exam date, submit all PREP requirements, including your Annual Progress Report by the dates specified in the key dates section.

Are you not currently in an accredited training position? You are eligible to sit the Exam but must have registered your interruption of training with the College.

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