Sample Written Papers

Below are a list of sample exam papers from various membership exam subjects.  Some of the previous/older sample examinations will not be applicable to the current subject guidelines learning outcomes or examination structures, therefore candidates are advised to refer to/study from the learning outcomes and examination structure as outlined in the current published subject guidelines on this website.

NB:  All Membership Examination papers appearing on this page are subject to Copyright.

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Sample examination paper for new subject 2023:

Sample examinations from 2022:

Sample examinations from 2021:


Sample examination paper for new subject 2020:

Sample examinations from 2019

Sample examinations for new Veterinary Practice subjects

Sample examinations from 2018

Sample examinations from 2017

Sample examinations from 2016

Sample examinations from 2015

Sample examinations from 2014

Sample examinations from 2013

Sample Exams from 2012

Sample Exams from 2011

Sample Exams from 2010


If there is not a subject examination sample listed in the above that you are studying towards, please contact the College Examinations Officer: