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How to become an examiner with RCEM

Become an Examiner

The role of being a College Examiner is a privilege that carries with it the responsibility of maintaining the highest standards, as expected by patients, candidates, Members and Fellows.

The College welcomes applications from all members of the College who meet the eligibility criteria. There are four grades of examiner:

  • FRCEM & MRCEM Examiner
  • MRCEM Examiner (UK)
  • MRCEM Examiner (International)
  • Question Writer

Full details of the roles and responsibilities of each grade of examiner, as well as the person specifications, are available in the Examiner Regulations Pack .

Once you have read the regulations, and confirmed you meet the requirements, please complete the Examiner Application Form using your member login.
Applications are typically processed within 20 working days, though this period may be longer around OSCE exams.

Upcoming Examiner workshops


At present, the remaining 2023 UK workshop dates are in the process of being scheduled and will be confirmed in due course.

Please note, you must be approved as an examiner prior to attending the workshop. Workshops are only run in the UK, India and Malaysia.

To register your interest, please click here.

If you require any further information on examiner roles, please contact

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