PLAB Test Exam dates 2017 [ PLAB Updates ]

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Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board (PLAB) test is the main route by which International Medical Graduates (IMGs) determine that they have the necessary skills and knowledge to practice medicine in the UK.

  • PLAB test is organises for doctors.
  • Who have qualified abroad and wish to practice medicine in the UK under limited registration.
  • This test evaluates your capability as a doctor to work safely as a senior house officer (SHO) in a UK NHS hospital.

Parts of PLAB test:

There are two parts:

  • Part-1:

    • 3 hours.
    • 200 single best answer (SBA) questions.
    • Around 30 % of the examinations are SBA questions and the remainder is EMQs.
  • Part-2:

    • 14- Station objective structured clinical exam (OSCE).

How many times can I attempt the test?

  • After you apply for the test and once the deadline for application is over, you will receive an email from the GMC for confirming your:

    • Registration
    • Your place
    • Venue
    • Starting time of the test

PLAB 1 Exam Dates

Table Contain Shows PLAB 1 Exam Dates

Table Contain Shows PLAB 1 Exam Dates

Part 1 test Date

Overseas closing date

UK closing Date

16 March 2017*

16 February 2017

9 March 2017

27 June 2017*

No exam

20 June 2017

6 September 2017*

No exam

30 August 2017

2 November 2017*

5 October 2017

26 October 2017

PLAB 2 Exam Dates

Table Contain Shows PLAB 2 Exam Dates

Table Contain Shows PLAB 2 Exam Dates

Date

Closing date

Available for booking?

21 February 2017*

26 January 2017

No - fully booked

22 February 2017*

26 January 2017

No - fully booked

23 February 2017*

26 January 2017

No - fully booked

1 March 2017*

2 February 2017

No - fully booked

2 March 2017*

2 February 2017

No - fully booked

21 March 2017*

23 February 2017

No - fully booked

22 March 2017*

23 February 2017

No - fully booked

23 March 2017*

23 February 2017

No - fully booked

5 April 2017*

9 March 2017

No - fully booked

6 April 2017*

9 March 2017

No - fully booked

11 April 2017*

16 March 2017

No - fully booked

12 April 2017*

16 March 2017

No - fully booked

13 April 2017*

16 March 2017

No - fully booked

24 April 2017*

30 March 2017

No - fully booked

25 April 2017*

30 March 2017

No - fully booked

26 April 2017*

30 March 2017

No - fully booked

3 May 2017*

6 April 2017

No - fully booked

4 May 2017*

6 April 2017

No - fully booked

9 May 2017*

13 April 2017

No - fully booked

10 May 2017*

13 April 2017

No - fully booked

11 May 2017*

13 April 2017

No - fully booked

18 May 2017*

20 April 2017

Yes

19 May 2017*

20 April 2017

Yes

22 May 2017*

27 April 2017

Yes

23 May 2017*

27 April 2017

No - fully booked

24 May 2017*

27 April 2017

No - fully booked

5 June 2017*

11 May 2017

Yes

6 June 2017*

11 May 2017

Yes

7 June 2017*

11 May 2017

Yes

8 June 2017*

11 May 2017

Yes

Changes to the PLAB test will affect the candidates taking the test from September 2016 onwards.

For the preparation of PLAB exam Books, Past year Papers and Study material, more information Visit www.examrace.com

- Published/Last Modified on: January 29, 2017