National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) OSCE for Entrance into Postgraduate Training in Canada

This examination is an Objective Structured Clinical Examination used to assess International Medical Graduates (IMGs) for entry into training programs. It has been developed by the National Assessment Collaboration of the Medical Council of Canada. Its purpose is to enable IMGs to undertake one assessment which will be recognized by all IMG training programs in Canada as well as the Canadian Residency Matching Service (CaRMS).

NAC examination application for March 2014
Application for the March 2014 National Assessment Collaboration (NAC) examination will open from Nov. 5 to Dec. 3, 2013. Candidates can apply through their account. For more information, visit or

Examen de la CNE – Demandes pour la session de mars 2014
Les demandes à l’examen de la Collaboration nationale en matière d’évaluation (CNE) seront acceptées du 5 novembre au 3 décembre 2013. Les candidats peuvent s’inscrire par l’entremise de leur compte Pour de plus amples renseignements, veuillez visiter ou

NAC examination for September 2014
For candidates (and other interested parties) wishing to be informed when the registration opens for the NAC September 2014 examination, please see the links to the two NAC webpages (MCC website) where this service is offered.

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