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How to apply

To access and download the applications forms you will first need to login to the Members’ Area using your login and password – (contact ABDO Membership Services if you have any problems with your login). Then:

  • Click on the Examinations page link on the left hand side
  • Click on ‘How to Apply’ on the left hand side
  • Click ‘Download exam forms here’ on the left hand side – if you are logged in the forms will then be located in the middle section
  • Download the relevant form(s) and information sheet

2015 Syllabus

Applying for ABDO dispensing examinations
The next available examination session is Summer 2019 and examination applications will are available now for download. The closing date for applications for the Summer 2019 session is 01 March 2019.

Once logged in to the Members’ Area you can download the dispensing examination application form.

ABDO College overseas students wishing to sit theory exams at an ABDO approved overseas venue should also download the ‘Request for Overseas Theory Venue Form’, complete and submit with the exam application.

 

2008 Syllabus

Applying for ABDO dispensing examinations

If you studied under the 2008 syllabus and still have FQE exams to complete, please contact ABDO Examinations on 01227 732921 for a bespoke application form – If you apply using the 2015 Syllabus exam application on the website, you may well be entered for the wrong exam.

Applying for ABDO Contact Lens examinations
The next available examination session is Summer 2019 and examination entry forms are available now for download. The closing date for submission of the examination entry form with full payment for the Summer 2019 session is the 01 March 2019.

Once logged in to the Members’ Area you can download the contact lens examination entry form.

 

All Summer 2019 practical examinations will be held at the ABDO National Resource Centre.

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