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Exam dates


​OSCE dates by stream

The Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) is typically offered twice a year:

  • Spring: Family and Pediatrics
  • Fall: Family and Adult

The application deadline for the OSCE is approximately 10 weeks prior to the writing date.

Please note: The OSCE date and location is subject to change based on availability at the exam facility.

Please note: Exam dates may be postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Family and Pediatric strea​m

Date

Application deadline

Withdrawal deadline

Location

May 9, 2020 (postponed to Sept. 26, 2020)

               closed

Aug. 26, 2020

Ambulatory Care Building,
BC Children's Hospital
4480 Oak Street, Vancouver BC

Family and Adult stream 

Adult exam

Date

Application deadline

Withdrawal deadline

Location

 Sept. 27, 2020

 July 3, 2020

 Aug. 26, 2020

Ambulatory Care Building,
BC Children’s Hospital

4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC

Family exam

Date

Application deadline

Withdrawal deadline

Location

 Sept. 26 and 27, 2020*

 July 3, 2020

 Aug. 26, 2020

Ambulatory Care Building,
BC Children’s Hospital

4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC

*Family candidates will be randomly assigned to either September 26 or 27. Candidates will be notified of their exam date in mid-July.


Withdrawal policy

A candidate who has applied to take the OSCE, but who then withdraws from the examination on or before the withdrawal date will be assigned a “did not write” status and is entitled to a 75% refund of the examination fee.

After the withdrawal date there will be no refund granted to candidates who withdraw from or do not complete the OSCE.

 Preparing for the OSCE