NOTIFICATION: the True/False MCQs in the Part A examination are being phased out gradually and the Part A examination will consist solely of Single-Best type MCQ's from the September 2023 diet onward. 


Next Part A Exam Dates

8 September 2023 

Registration 7-24 July 2023

Registration process

Step 1: Go to your MyEUSEM account or create one here and log in with your credentials.

Step 2: Enter the application via button “Exam A preregistration and application form”

Step 3: Fill in the form and pay pre-registration (€100)

Step 4: Use the link in your confirmation email or the button “Overview of the registration” and submit the required documents

Step 5: In case your application is successful, you will receive an email after the deadline, with instructions how to pay the exam fee and how to attend the exam virtually.

Part A Virtual

Part A is being held virtually. This means you can take the exam remotely from any private area with a good and stable internet connection.

Part A assesses the knowledge basis for Emergency Medicine practice including basic sciences applied to Emergency Medicine. The exam consists of a knowledge test in multiple choice format with 120 questions, some of which are multiple true false format (5 items each true or false) and some are single best answer (5 items - one best answer). 

PLEASE NOTE: the True/False mcqs in the Part A examination are being phased out gradually and the Part A examination will consist solely of Single-Best type mcq's from the September 2023 diet onward. 

The examination lasts 2.5 hours and is held remotely. The examination is held online, with candidates being given an individual log-in to a special link, which is available only for the duration of the examination. Candidates can take the exam from home or any private place with stable internet connection.

How can I apply?

Please apply by clicking on the registration button.

A non-refundable pre-registration fee of €100 must be paid when submitting your application. If your application is successful you will then be required to pay the examination sitting fee (see details on fees here).

IMPORTANT: Before applying please read carefully all the information about eligibility requirements, regulations and terms and conditions and preparation guidance.

You must complete the form in one sitting, as your information will not be saved if you close it. Please be sure to have all documents ready before beginning your application.

Please note: 

Candidates will be entitled to re-apply for the examination for six (6) attempts, each Part A and B, including the first attempt.

The Part B exam should be completed within 4 years of successful Part A completion.

Resit and Transfer Candidates

If you have sat the EBEEM Part A within the past 12 months, or have been approved to sit the exam in the past 12 months but have failed to do so, you are allowed to submit a simplified application, please inform EUSEM staff at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you sat the examination more than 12 months ago you will be required to submit your full application again.

Candidates must apply using the email previously used at your Part A exam location (email used for correspondence). 

The same fees apply to resit candidates as "normal" candidates.