Clinical oncology examinations

The RCR sets and runs the FRCR examinations in clinical oncology. A range of information regarding the First FRCR, Final FRCR (Part A) and Final FRCR (Part B) examinations, including entry requirements, fees, examination formats, venues and results publication can be found in this section.

Autumn 2020 examinations

Please see the autumn schedule for clinical oncology examinations, which includes details of the exam dates, eligibility and relevant FAQs

Online applications for all Autumn 2020 exams are now closed.

Important COVID-19 guidelines

Please ensure you have read our latest statement on COVID-19 and RCR examinations before applying for or attending an examination. Should any candidate feel unwell or display symptoms they should not attend the examination.


Please direct any examinations queries to or 020 7406 5905

Autumn 2020 examinations

Dates, eligibility and FAQs

First FRCR Examination

Information about the First FRCR Examination

Final FRCR Part A Examination

Information about the Final FRCR Part A Examination

Final FRCR Part B Examination

Information about the Final FRCR Part B Examination

Examination results and pass rates

Results and pass rates of all clinical oncology examinations will be published here when available

Examination policies

Important information for all examination candidates

Examiner recruitment

Find out about becoming an examiner