The application windows for candidates seeking approval to sit the April and November 2020 diets of the FFD Examination are published below:

FFD Examination April 2020
Application window opens: December 1, 2019 – January 1, 2020  

FFD Examination November 2020
Application window opens: July 20, 2020 – August 17, 2020

The Specialist Fellowship Diploma of the Faculty of Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, will be granted to those who are eligible to sit for and pass the examination.

The Faculty of Dentistry will hold the FFD (OSOM) examination annually in April & November at RCSI. All other FFD specialties will only take place in November of each year.

All information pertaining to the FFD RCSI Examination is provided below, however if you have any questions, please visit our FAQs section, or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Once you are sure that you meet the eligibility criteria, please begin your application.

FFD Examination