European Board of Neurology Examination.
The European Board Examination in Neurology is a joint development of the UEMS Section of Neurology and the European Academy of Neurology. Successful candidates from all over the world are conferred with the title “Fellow of the European Board of Neurology (FEBN)”
The 13th UEMS European Board of Neurology Examination will be organised online.
The written exam will be on 18.06.2021 online.
The oral examination will be on 28/29.05.2021 via ZOOM teleconference.
Participation in the Congress of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN) is not required for participation in the EBN examination.
- Early bird application deadline: January 15th, 2021
- Final application deadline: March 10th, 2021
- Deadline for submitting workpieces (CAT, Essay) for the oral examination: March 15th, 2021
- Deadline for submitting workpieces (CAT, Essay) for the oral examination for candidates from the cancelled Paris exam: Monday, January 11th, 2021
By applying for the European Board exam, one agrees to take the exam in the form and structure described and acknowledges that cancellation is only possible in accordance with the cancellation policy.
An application must be made by March 10th, 2021 at the latest by filling out the application form (see link to the secure server at the bottom of the page).
It is essential that the application form is filled out correctly with personal data (especially first and last name and, if desired, only a title), as these data will be used for the certificates, which will only be changed at a later date against payment of an additional fee.
The application must be confirmed by payment, the application date is the date of transfer to our bank account.
In the event of failure, there is no restriction on participation in follow-up examinations, provided that a (reduced!) examination fee is paid. Registration for the exam requires that the candidate accepts that the result of the exam is final. A legal debate about the final decision is not possible.
The European Board of Neurology will not require any certificates but it is assumed that the candidates have completed their basic training in general medicine and a national postgraduate training programme with at least 3 years of training in clinical neurology in order to pass the exam.
Only identification documents are required on the day of the examination.
Please transfer the fee free of charge for the beneficiary.
|Admission Fees (in EUR)||Early bird fees
|Group 1 3 associated members of the EAN||600||650|
|Group 2 3 associated members of the EAN||350||400|
|Non European low and lower-middle-income countries 4||350||400|
|Other non-European countries||700||800|
1 Admission fees depend on the country of work (not on the country of birth or passport)
2 Payment and subscription via the website should be completed before the early bird date (see deadlines).
3 Group 1: EAN – Associate Member societies from Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, United Kingdom
3 Group 2: EAN – Associate Member societies from Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Egypt, FYRO Macedonia, Georgia, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Palestine, Romania, Serbia, Syria, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and additionally Irak;
4 To confirm the classification of low and lower-middle-income economies please find the following link:
In the year when taking the exam, the following discounts on the congress registration fees apply:
20% for the EAN Resident and Research Fellow Section members and/or Full/Corresponding EAN members (https://www.ean.org/Members.2669.0.html)
10% discount for exam participants who are not full members of EAN.
Upon payment of your exam registration fee, you will receive a discount code on the congress registration fee.
In the event of irregularities requiring further administrative steps, an additional handling fee of €100 may be charged after notification.
For cancellations made before May 1st applications for 2022 and 2023 will be possible for a considerably reduced charge
For further information please visit the UEMS EBN website here