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Before the PLAB test

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Am I ready to take the PLAB test?

Am I ready to take the PLAB test?

See our guidance on what you need to know before you apply to take the PLAB test.

When and where can I take PLAB?

When and where can I take the PLAB test?

Learn when and where we hold the PLAB tests.

The PLAB test blueprint

The knowledge, skills and behaviours expected of candidates.

Find out what’s expected in the PLAB test and beyond from its curriculum – the PLAB test blueprint.

How do I prepare for Part 1?

How do I prepare for Part 1?

Everything you need to know about preparing for the Part 1 exam.

How do I prepare for Part 2?

How do I prepare for Part 2?

Everything you need to know about preparing for the Part 2 exam.

Specimen questions and station

Specimen questions and station

See specimen PLAB 1 questions and a specimen PLAB 2 station to help you prepare for the test.

Book and cancel a place

Book and cancel a place

Book your place in the PLAB exams – or learn how to cancel one.

Reasonable adjustments

Reasonable adjustments.

Do you have a disability or particular requirements? Find out about adjustments to the PLAB test we can make for you.

Exam regulations, procedures and guidance

Exam regulations, procedures and guidance

Read the exam regulations.