Preparing for the exams
This section will help you learn more about what you need to do
to prepare for each exam.
Preparing for Paper A and B
For information about the length of each test, the subjects
covered, sample questions and the marking scheme, see:
For information about CASC, including the format of the
assessment, videos giving examples of sample stations, and a range
of other advice, see Preparing for
For many trainees, the MRCPsych exams can be
daunting and anxiety-provoking. ‘Passing the MRCPsych
Exams – an insider’s Guide’ aims to help!! This complements the
guidance in the exam section of the website and contains advice and
tips both on preparing for and sitting the written exams and CASC.
The guide is written by members of the Psychiatric Trainees’