Coronavirus – information for candidates who are taking PLAB exams

Following the latest advice from the UK government, all PLAB 2 tests from 18 March until at least 1 July 2020 are cancelled. We appreciate the considerable inconvenience this may cause, but your health and safety are our priority.

Currently, PLAB 1 tests are still operating as normal. We’ll continue to monitor the situation and update you. Visit Coronavirus – information for PLAB candidates for the latest information.

PLAB 2 guide

This guide includes information about the PLAB 2 exam.

It explains what the test is, what happens on the day of the test and what you need to do when you get your results.

There are resources and sample questions to help you prepare, information on when and where you can sit part 2 and details on how to book or cancel an exam place.

You will find guidance on what to do on the day of the exam and how you can find out your results afterwards. You can also find the procedures that govern the test within this guide.

Read this guide
To find out everything you need to know to sit PLAB 2.
Next steps
Once you're ready to sit PLAB you will need to book through your GMC Online account under My Tests.