Medical Council of Canada

Test your knowledge

Test your knowledge

The full-length Preparatory Examination (PE) is now available within our Practice Test Portal. This unique preparatory resource is intended to replicate the exam experience, and also provides a full answer key.

Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQ) and Clinical Decision-Making (CDM) Practice tests are also available.

These Practice tests align with the new Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination (MCCQE) Part I Blueprint and content weightings.


These new Practice tests are designed to provide you with a sample of questions you could encounter on the MCCQE Part I. You’ll gain an understanding of the MCCQE Part I content areas and get a sense of how the exam is structured. You’ll also discover the testing platform features, such as flagging a question and highlighting options.



Did you know?

Practice test content is created by physicians and experts who have experience with the MCC’s content development process.

How to access Practice tests

A new Practice Test Portal, that offers many user-friendly features, has been developed to allow test takers to complete practice tests anytime, anywhere! Visit to create an account within our Practice Test Portal.

Frequently asked questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions about our Practice tests and the Practice Test Portal.

Practice test results

Your results will be presented according to the new MCCQE Part I Blueprint. Instructions on how to interpret your results are provided when completing a Practice test.

Cost of Practice tests

MCQ and CDM Practice test forms are $102.
The PE form is $500.

Interested in purchasing a group of Practice tests?

Representing an organization and want to purchase a group of Practice tests? Please visit our organization bulk purchases page.

Technical requirements

For an optimal user experience on desktop and laptops, please use a recent version of:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer (Windows)
  • Safari (macOS)

On tablets, please use a recent version of:

  • Safari (iOS)
  • Google Chrome (Android and Windows)

The use of cell phones and similar small-screen devices is not supported. Some features such as hover text and highlighting are not available on touch screens.

To ensure the system performs as expected, please verify that the time on the device you are using is properly set to your current time zone and local time.

If you experience any issues and need our support, please send an email at: