EBSQ Examination

EBSQ Examination in Emergency Surgery

The European Board of Surgery Qualification in Emergency Surgery consists of a 2-stage process involving an Eligibility assessment and a formal Examination. 

The Examination comprises a written multiple choice test (MCQ) with 100 items and an OSCE circuit with 6 stations.

Details of the Eligibility assessment and the curriculum (including an outline of the knowledge and required skills) can be downloaded from this page.

The list of required skills has been updated for 2018 onwards, but candidates who fulfil the original eligibility requirements will still be eligible to take the exam in 2018.  Click on these links to view the original or revised version of the document.

Details of how to apply can be found here.