Information for exam applicants

Maximum capacity for the exam in 2019 has been reached. In January and February all submitted applications will be reviewed by the Embryology Certification Steering Committee. By the end of February, all applicants will be informed whether their applications to sit the exam have been accepted.

The next exam will be held in Vienna, Austria on Saturday 22/06/2019 (15:00-17:15).

By the end of May, all accepted applicants will receive a confirmation letter with their seat number. Participants need to bring this confirmation letter to the Exam badge pick-up desk on the day of the exam. The desk will be open from 10:00 until 13:00. Participants without an exam badge will not be admitted to the exam room. 


Applicants will be expected to have a good knowledge of the following aspects of clinical embryology.

Literature list

Suggested reading list

The Embryology Certification Committee does not organise or endorse any preparatory course for the ESHRE Embryology exam.