Medicine of Cats UK


2020 examinations in UK/Europe

Veterinarians in the UK and Europe are invited to register their intention to sit for Membership Examinations in Medicine of Cats to be held in 2020. 

Applications close 31 October 2019  


About the qualification

The ANZCVS Examination in Medicine of Cats leads to Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (MANZCVS) Qualification. The examination has the proud support of ISFM, which has adopted it as its officially recognised postgraduate examination. 

The examination covers all facets of feline medicine, dermatology, ophthalmology, nutrition and behaviour. Subject guidelines have been provided to use as a study guide, with a reading list of recommended textbooks and journals. 

Find out more in the Medicine of Cats subject guidelines here


The ANZCVS examination is available to veterinarians with at least three and a half years of full time or equivalent experience in clinical practice. 

Please note if you have veterinary qualifications not eligible for general registration in Australia or New Zealand, but is recognised in any other part of the world, additional documents are required to be submitted and approved by Council before your application will be accepted. Please click here for more information. 

What does the examination consist of?

  • 1 x 2-hour written paper concerning basic sciences and pathophysiology
  • 1 x 2-hour written paper concerning more clinical and practical aspects of feline medicine
  • 1 x 45 minute (approx) oral examination  

examination dates and location

The written examination will be held in early June 2020 (dates and venue to be confirmed)

The oral examination will be held in early August 2020 (dates and venue to be confirmed)

examination cost

The approximate cost of sitting the examination is $2800 AUD

The administration component of the fee is 25% and is non-refundable.

Closing date for applications: 31 October 2019. 

Applications received after 31 October and before 30 November will be charged an additional $A50 late lodgement fee.

Candidates withdrawing from the examination less than 100 days prior to the written examination will forfeit the entire fee.

How do I apply?

Fill out the membership application form here.

Further information

Sharon Tinsley - Assistant College Manager
Telephone: +61 (7) 3423 2016    Email: