The MRCGP Applied Knowledge Test (AKT) is a crucial evaluation of foundational knowledge that is required for independent general practice within the UK National Health Service. It assesses candidates' ability to apply their clinical knowledge at a high level, demonstrating a level of competence that is sufficient for independent practice.
The 3 hour computer-based examination, which is administered at 150 Pearson VUE testing centres throughout the UK, is designed to challenge candidates' problem-solving skills, rather than simply testing their memory of basic facts. The exam questions are structured as follows:
The MRCGP exam consists of 3 parts: the Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA), Workplace Based Assessment (WPBA), and Applied Knowledge Test (AKT). Our online revision resource, which contains 1495 MCQs and EMQs, is designed specifically for the Applied Knowledge Test (AKT) component of the MRCGP exam.
Our online course consists of both an extensive question bank and timed mock exam, making it suitable for those looking to enhance their AKT exam revision and GPs seeking CPD points. For those preparing for the AKT exam, we strongly advise you complete our question bank before attempting the mock exam in order to optimise your revision and have the best possible experience.
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