Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists TEST

The British Fellowship of Radiologists (FRCR) is a necessary professional qualification for career advancement in the field of Clinical Radiology

British Fellowship of Radiologists
FRCR – Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists

The British Fellowship of Radiologists (FRCR) is a necessary professional qualification for career advancement in the field of Clinical Radiology within the United Kingdom. The Royal College of Radiologists works with its members to improve the level of practice in the fields of radiology and oncology.

The FRCR exam plays a fundamental role in the overall educational experience and the continuing professional development of physicians in the UK. It is a prerequisite for physicians seeking training in a medical specialty in the UK.


    • It is the most powerful certificate in the radiology field, also it has great acceptance in many countries of the world.
    • Qualifies you to work in England after obtaining an IELTS or OET certificate.
    • It opens the way to work in the Gulf countries with better opportunities than Egyptian certificates.
    • It can be equivalent to an Egyptian Ph.D. without having to prepare a Ph.D. letter.
    • It helps you to gain more experience, skills, and knowledge, which makes you able to accurately diagnose and deal with the most accurate and difficult cases.

What does the exam include?

FRCR is a three-part test that includes both theory and practical assessment:

The FRCR CR1 test includes dissection papers and physics, both of which must be passed independently.

    • Anatomy paper consists of 100 multiple-choice questions (MCQs), which are based on identifying anatomical structures with arrows on images from a range of imaging techniques.
    • The physics paper consists of 40 true/false questions, each containing a statement and a question with five questions.

It covers the principles of ultrasound, membranes, tomography, MRI, and nuclear medicine, as well as radiation safety and protection that includes legislation for ionizing radiation (medical exposure).

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The FRCR CR2A test includes a six-part standard assessment test that is relevant to the key elements of the radiology curriculum.

It is a single SBA test with two two-day sitting papers, each consisting of a 3-hour examination containing 120 questions.

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The FRCR CR2B test has three components:

    • Rapid reporting session.
    • Longcase reporting session.
    • The structured evaluation has two parts.
    • The rapid reporting session lasts for 35 minutes as the candidate is asked to review 30 radiographs. Cases are chosen to repeat the ones usually encountered during the preparation of the daily reports of the emergency department and general practice exams.

The longcase reporting session lasts for 60 minutes with the candidate writing a report for six individual cases according to a standard format. Each case may include radiography, computerized tomography, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, or MRI.

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What does Connect Academy do for you to help you pass this exam?

After a careful analysis of the performance of the tests and the feedback from students who preceded the exam, we at Connect Academy divided the problem into two main issues that most students face, namely the lack of understanding of the basic theories, and the failure to focus on preparing for the form of the test. Narrowing options to determine the correct answer is more difficult than expected.

We know that it is easy to get lost in the classroom with many students so to ensure that you get the personalized education you need all of our classes are taught by the most qualified lecturers who have already successfully passed all parts of the fellowship you wish to obtain.

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Course details:

The course consists of 3 parts that include both the theoretical side and practical evaluation, and for each part of the exam there is a separate course eligible for the exam:

24 lectures at the rate of 6 training hours/week 24 training hours/month for 3 months
19 lectures at a rate of 10 training hours/week 40 training hours/month.
3 days of practical training similar to the original exam environment

The course covers all aspects of the exam, and you can easily get scientific books and study materials once you register for the course!

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“We encourage the growth of doctors in an effort to make the world a healthier place, to reduce the problems that affect patients because of the inefficiency of doctors”.

Working hours

Monday 10 am:6 pm
Tuesday 10 am:6 pm
Wednesday 10 am:6 pm
Thursday 10 am:6 pm
Friday closed
Saturday 10 am:6 pm
Sunday 10 am:6 pm

What will you achieve in this course?

    • Financially beneficial for students with a limited budget.
    • Increase your knowledge and understanding of the FRCR exam.
    • Intelligent and innovative study plans to maximize knowledge.
    • Training to solve questions on each topic.
    • Providing scientific materials and resources to help you with your studies.
    • Providing previous exams and examples for exam training.
    • There are few participants inside the classrooms to ensure students receive personal attention.
    • Get a comprehensive daily study plan and high-quality lectures.
    • Review and analyze with the lecturer and the participants until the day of the exam.
    • WhatsApp or Telegram group for easy communication with the lecturers.
    • Facilitating the registration of the examination procedures.
    • The availability of a service to record all live sessions and download them automatically via the Internet for students “available for 7 days so that they can review them whenever possible.”
    • The course is available online and inside the Academy.

How can I register for the exam?

You will register online through The Royal College of Radiologists website, and to learn how to register you can visit:

Note: Please visit the RCR website to access updated practice materials and to view announcements, regarding changes in test delivery software.

You must obtain the most recent information before taking any FRCR examination.


What are the exam dates?

The exam is held in the following months of each year:

Part 1 (March – June – September).

Part 2  (April – October).

Part 3 (depending on the location of the exam)

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