|EXAMINATION||OPENING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS||CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS||DATES|
|Refraction Certificate||19th December 2016||13th February 2017||11th April 2017 - 13th April 2017 Birmingham|
|Part 2 Oral FRCOphth||2nd January 2017||27th February 2017||24th April 2017 - 28th April 2017 London|
|Part 1 FRCOphth *||16th January 2017||13th March 2017||8th May 2017|
|Refraction Certificate||6th February 2017||3rd April 2017||13th June 2017 - 15th June 2017 Kuching, Malaysia|
|Laser Certificate||20th February 2017||18th April 2017||26th June 2017 - 28th June 2017 London|
|Part 2 Written FRCOphth *||13th March 2017||8th May 2017||3rd July 2017|
|Refraction Certificate||20th March 2017||15th May 2017||10th July 2017 - 12th July 2017 Glasgow|
|Part 1 FRCOphth *||19th June 2017||14th August 2017||9th October 2017|
|Part 2 Oral FRCOphth||24th July 2017||18th September 2017||13th November 2017 - 17th November 2017 Bournemouth|
|Part 2 Written FRCOphth *||14th August 2017||9th October 2017||4th December 2017|
|Refraction Certificate||21st August 2017||23rd October 2017||18th December 2017 - 20th December 2017 London|
* The Part 1 FRCOphth Examination and Part 2 FRCOphth Written Component will be held in London, Sheffield, Glasgow, Cairo (Egypt), Chennai (India), Dubai (UAE) and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). Candidates successful in the Part 2 FRCOphth Written Component will be required to sit the Part 2 FRCOphth Oral Component in the UK or Singapore, the locations for which are detailed above.
Users may also access a PDF detailing Examination Dates for 2017.