MRCPsych Paper B
MRCPsych Paper B - Critical review and the clinical topics in
Paper B will be three hours long, containing
200 marks. The paper will comprise of approximately two-thirds MCQs
and one-third EMIs.
The critical review component will make up
one-third of the paper, with the remaining two-thirds covering
clinical topics (of which approximately 30% will be General Adult
Paper B will cover the following sections of
6) Organisation and Delivery of Psychiatric
7) General Adult Psychiatry
8) Old Age Psychiatry
10) Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
11) Substance Misuse/Addictions
12) Forensic Psychiatry
13) Psychiatry of Learning Disability
14) Critical Review
The current syllabus can be found
The current critical review syllabus can be
holding a valid pass in Paper 3 do not need to sit paper B.
For more information please see the changes to
This breakdown is intended as a general guide to the content of
Paper A and is subject to change.