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MJDF Part 1

Exam overview

The MJDF consists of Part 1 and Part 2 exams. Candidates will normally be allowed a maximum of five years in which to complete all parts, but will need to pass Part 1 before progressing to Part 2. Part 1 consists of 150 Single Best Answer (SBA) questions within a single three-hour paper.

International candidates

Information on taking the MJDF Part 1 exam in our overseas centres - including fees and venue contact details is provided in this document

*Egypt candidates payment announcement 

  • £522.00
£522.00

Eligibility

*Egypt MJDF Part 1 payment announcement - October 2017

Due to current banking restrictions within Egypt, candidates applying for MJDF Part 1 can opt to pay for the British Council administration fee (the Instalment Fee Package), using the online application system via our website, in order to register for the exam.

The closing date remains 20 August 2017. Once an application has been submitted, a candidate who has yet to pay the examination fee will be required to contact the relevant British Council to arrange payment by 1 September 2017. If payment is not received by this date the candidate will be withdrawn from the examination.

If you have any problems with your booking please do not hesitate to call the Candidate Liaison Team on 020 7869 6281.

This application process only applies for this current diet of examinations.


To be eligible to enter the MJDF exam, all candidates must:

  • possess a primary dental qualification acceptable to the boards of the dental faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England, and should normally be registered to practise dentistry in their country of residence;
  • have passed Parts 1 and 2 of the exam in accordance with the requirements set out in section 3 of these regulations;
  • have complied with all of the exam regulations

Exam format

Part 1 consists of one paper assessing knowledge and applied knowledge. This includes 150 Single Best Answer (SBA) questions within a single three-hour paper. The questions carry equal marks. The exam is not negatively marked and there are no trick questions. 

Specimen questions can be found in the Information for MJDF candidates document.  

Syllabus

The publication Dental Foundation Training Curriculum is the basis for the MJDF assessment. The curriculum can be downloaded from the COPDEND website.

Booking options

UK and Ireland Exams

Application Deadline
Exam date
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18
Feb
2018
Tue
10
Apr
2018
£522.00
UK - Multiple locations

Apply before: 18 Feb 2018

Application for admission to the exam must reach us no later than 5pm on the closing date.

10 Apr 2018

£522.00

Price

£522.00

UK - Multiple locations

Locations:

  • LONDON, United Kingdom
  • BELFAST, United Kingdom
  • STIRLING, United Kingdom
  • MANCHESTER, United Kingdom
  • CARDIFF, United Kingdom

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10
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2018
£522.00
KHARTOUM, Sudan

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Application for admission to the exam must reach us no later than 5pm on the closing date.

10 Apr 2018

£522.00

Price

£522.00

KHARTOUM, Sudan

Location:

Sudan Academy for Banking and financial Sciences
Abu Yousif Hall
KHARTOUM
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18
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Tue
10
Apr
2018
£617.00
ISTANBUL, Turkey

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Application for admission to the exam must reach us no later than 5pm on the closing date.

10 Apr 2018

£617.00

Price

£617.00

ISTANBUL, Turkey

Location:

British Council Istanbul
ISTANBUL
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10
Apr
2018
£560.00
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates

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Application for admission to the exam must reach us no later than 5pm on the closing date.

10 Apr 2018

£560.00

Price

£560.00

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates

Location:

Hotel Holiday International
Corniche St
SHARJAH
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