Assessments and Examinations Candidate Handbook

Part 2: RACGP Fellowship Examinations

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Last revised: 16 Feb 2023

The RACGP Fellowship examinations consist of:

  1. Applied Knowledge Test (AKT) – a multiple-choice format
  2. Key Feature Problem (KFP) – a combination of short answer questions and selection lists
  3. Clinical Competency Exam (CCE) – a real-time assessment of the candidate by multiple examiners across multiple clinical scenarios.

The RACGP Fellowship exams assess a candidate’s competency for unsupervised general practice anywhere in Australia. Each exam has a unique and targeted approach to assessing a candidate’s knowledge and ability.

For more information about each exam, including format, preparation, development, standard setting and results, refer to the Examination guide.