Membership of the FPH Exams

The MFPH consists of the Part A and the Part B Objective Structured Public Health Examination (OSPHE) examinations.

Part A

The Part A examination is intended to test a candidate's knowledge and understanding of the scientific basis of public health. Success in the Part A examination leads to election into Diplomate Membership.

Cyprus Part A pilot

This summer the Faculty will be holding the Part A examination in Cyprus as well the U.K. and Hong Kong. This is a pilot with a limited number of places available and will take place on the 10 & 11 June 2019, in partnership with the University of Nicosia, Medical School.

To find out how to apply please click here for information.

For frequently asked questions regarding taking the exam in Cyprus please click here.

Part B

The Part B examination is designed as a 'show how' assessment of the candidate's ability to apply relevant knowledge, skills and attitudes to the practice of public health. Success in the Part B examination leads to election into Full Membership of the Faculty of Public Health.

We welcome applications from anyone with a university degree, it is not necessary to have a medical qualification or to be enrolled in a training course.

Useful Documents relating to both the Part A and Part B Exams