United States Medical License Examination
There are 308 multiple-choice questions
USMLE – Step 1 – can be taken during medical studies or after graduation. The purpose of this step is to assess the student`s basic science knowledge and the scientific principles required for an individual to continue learning throughout a medical career.
Included in the programme
What you get
Medically oriented education
USMLE Step 1 is a one-day exam, and it takes about eight hours to complete. All in all, students get breaks in between after finishing with each section.
There are 308 multiple-choice questions. These are divided into seven blocks, each block has 44 questions. You get 60 minutes for each block. Once you are finished with a block, you can not return to it.
Medical school graduates and U.S or Canadian MD students can register for the exam here – https://www.nbme.org/students/examfees.html
If your medical school is outside of the US or Canda, you can register here – https://www.ecfmg.org/fees/index.html
Find a test centre on the Prometric website and look for availability for Step 1 and Step 2 CK.
The USMLE Step 1 exam can be taken at Prometric test centres across the world.