The Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board test , also called as PLAB provides the opportunities to the International Medical Graduates (IMGs) to demonstrate that they have the necessary skills and knowledge to practise medicine in the United Kingdom (UK).
PLAB is a two part assessment that overseas doctors need to pass the exam so as to come to UK and do higher studies and also they can legally practise medicine in the UK.
It is conducted by the GMC of the United Kingdom. The test is designed to assess the depth of knowledge and level of medical and communication skills possessed by the international medical graduates.
The PLAB test has 2 parts:
Part 1 : Consists of a multiple choice format examination paper with 200 SBA’s lasting 3 hours, This part is conducted in a number of countries including Bangladesh, Ezypt, India ,Pakistan ,Nigeria and Srilanka.
Part 2 : Consists of an objective structured clinical examination (OSCE). This Part is available only in the city of Manchester. It consists of 18 clinical stations. All the stations are eight minutes long, plus two minutes reading time. For more information please contact
Dr.Ashok Kapoor MD,DM CEO- WWW.ABMACADEMY.COM or Getwell Medical Center, Dubai. Tel no 00971504505865. Email firstname.lastname@example.org