Medical Council of Canada


About us

At the Medical Council of Canada (MCC), we strive to achieve the highest level of medical care in Canada through excellence in the assessment of physicians. We assess over 14,000 international and Canadian medical students and graduates every year through our examinations, offered in both official languages in Canada and in 80 other countries. Our ongoing support for research and development ensures that we remain at the forefront of innovation in medical assessment.

Route to Licensure

Discover the pathway to obtaining a licence to practise medicine in Canada, and how the MCC fits into the route to licensure.

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Test committee resources

Check out the resources our test committees use to create and validate exam content. Review information on examination objectives, item development, competency frameworks and other materials.

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