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What is PLAB?

The PLAB test is the main route by which International Medical Graduates (IMGs) demonstrate that they have the necessary skills and knowledge to practise medicine in the UK.

PLAB Recommended Online Courses

PLAB online courses are excellent way for junior doctors preparing for their PLAB exam to effectively revise Single Best Answer (SBA) and Extended Matching Questions (EMQ) which follow the exam format. View our recommended PLAB online course.

PLAB Recommended E-videos

Don't have enough time to attend classroom courses? PLAB e-videos are a great revision tool which allows you to watch interactive teaching sessions through the internet at a time that suits you best. has reviewed a few e-videos that are available. View more PLAB e-videos.

  PLAB 1 Examination Date    
3 February 2009 1 May 2009 27 August 2009 2 November 2009
  Application Closing Date (UK)    
27 January 2009 24 April 2009 20 August 2009 18 November 2009
  Application Closing Date (Overseas)    
9 December 2008 No Exam 2 July 2009 No Exam

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