Test Dates & Arrangements


IMPORTANT:
Candidates are advised to book their assessment as early as possible and should note that all assessment places may be filled some time before the booking deadline.

Travel and accommodation

Candidates are responsible for their own travel and accommodation arrangements. Please ensure that these are in place prior to the assessment, taking into account the assessment date and registration time.

There is a restricted amount of storage space available at assessment centres. Candidates are requested to bring no more than one small bag to the assessment centre.

Candidates who arrive late for an assessment will not, under any circumstances, be permitted to take the assessment.

MCT

Candidates who attempt to register and/or book close to the relevant deadlines risk finding that that the assessment is already full or that the range of assessment centres available is severely restricted.

Candidates must register with Kaplan QLTS by the registration deadline shown below in order to be able to book a place on the MCT through Pearson VUE. All bookings (including payment) must be made by the booking deadline shown below.

Exam Date Location Fee

MCT

13 January 2021

Registration with Kaplan QLTS for the January 2021 sitting is now open. If you have previously registered for the MCT exam, you are not required to submit a new registration form unless you have been granted exemptions or are applying for reasonable adjustments.

The Registration deadline with Kaplan QLTS is 17:00 UK Time on 10 November 2020.

Bookings for the January 2021 sitting are now open.

The booking deadline with Pearson VUE is 17:00 UK Time on 2 December 2020.

It is possible to sit the MCT in a number of locations and these are indicated during the booking process. Candidates are advised to register and book early for the widest choice of locations.

£588 + VAT where applicable (at the local rate)

MCT

7 July 2021

Registration with Kaplan QLTS for the July 2021 sitting will open after the January 2021 MCT has taken place.If you have previously registered for the MCT exam, you are not required to submit a new registration form unless you have been granted exemptions or are applying for reasonable adjustments.

It is possible to sit the MCT in a number of locations and these are indicated during the booking process. Candidates are advised to register and book early for the widest choice of locations.

This will be the last QLTS MCT – please see the SRA website for details on the transitional arrangements to the SQE.

£588 + VAT where applicable (at the local rate)


IMPORTANT:
Please note that the MCT is a computer based assessment and if there are technical difficulties or other reasons why candidates cannot sit, such as adverse weather conditions, candidates may be recalled. Any recalls will be arranged as soon as possible. Every effort will be made for any recall to be scheduled at a time and place that is convenient to the candidate but this cannot be guaranteed.

OSCE

All candidates (except those who have already passed either the old OSCE or the TLST who are subject to transitional provisions) must sit OSCE Parts 1 and 2 at the same sitting.

Candidates are advised to book their assessment as early as possible and should note that all assessment places may be filled some time before the booking deadline.

November 2020 sitting

Please note that we are now fully booked for all Part 1 dates and we are now running a waiting list for these dates. To request a place on the waiting list, please submit a booking request form through our Booking page.

The booking deadline for the November 2020 sitting is 17:00 UK Time on 6th October 2020.

Exam Date Location Fee (for Parts 1 & 2 together)
OSCE Part 1 10 - 12 November 2020
(FULLY BOOKED)
Central London £3,042 +VAT
(Total £3,650.40)
OSCE Part 1 14 – 16 November 2020
(FULLY BOOKED)
Central London
OSCE Part 2 18 – 20 (21) November 2020 Central London
OSCE Part 1 23 – 25 November 2020
(FULLY BOOKED)
Central London

Upcoming 2021 OSCE sittings

Given the uncertainty faced by many candidates as a result of the global pandemic, we are conscious of the high levels of demand for OSCE assessments. To address this we are increasing our capacity and in 2021 we will be holding three sittings of the OSCE.

The provisional dates are in April, July and November 2021 as listed below.

Candidates are advised to complete the booking request form as soon as possible when the booking opens for each sitting. We will confirm dates for these assessments as soon as possible.

April 2021 sitting

Due to the recent government COVID-19 updates, we will now open the April 2021 booking window after successfully completing the November 2020 OSCE.

Exam Date Location Fee (for Parts 1 & 2 together)
OSCE Part 1 14 - 16 April 2021 Central London £3,042 +VAT
(Total £3,650.40)
OSCE Part 2 20 – 22(23) April 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 1 25 – 27 April 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 1 29 April – 1 May 2021 Central London

July 2021 sitting


Exam Date Location Fee (for Parts 1 & 2 together)
OSCE Part 1 17 - 19 July 2021 Central London £3,042 +VAT
(Total £3,650.40)
OSCE Part 1 21 – 23 July 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 2 28 – 30(31) July 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 1 1 – 3 August 2021 Central London

November 2021 sitting


Exam Date Location Fee (for Parts 1 & 2 together)
OSCE Part 1 20 – 22 November 2021 Central London £3,042 +VAT
(Total £3,650.40)
OSCE Part 2 23 – 25(26) November 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 1 27 – 29 November 2021 Central London
OSCE Part 1 1 – 3 December 2021 Central London