BST Clinical Examination (open)

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Clinical Exam

The Summer 2021 BST Clinical Examination will take place online on FRIDAY, 21st May (CFME), Thursday 27th and Friday 28th May (OSCE)  2021.  Applications will be accepted from 09:00 a.m. on Friday, 15th January 2021.

You can apply online for the Summer Exam by clicking the link below. The closing date for applications is 5:00 p.m. on Friday,5th February 2021.

NOTE: We no longer accept paper applications 

The curriculum and syllabus for this clinical exam will be the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Curriculum and Syllabus and is the same as for the continuous assessment process.

Please read the BST Clinical Exam Proposal for further information on the structure of the Exam and the Regulations for Basic and Higher Specialist Training for information regarding Examination processes and procedures.

To view the Chief Examiner’s presentation introducing the Clinical Exam CLICK HERE (Moodle Login)

For Examination queries, please contact Linda O’Connor via