Part 2 Oral Exam (FO-21)

An exam to test common urological cases in everyday practice

Next up!

Date: Saturday 13 November 2021

Time : 11:00-12:30 CET
Format: Virtual


Type: Case-based exam

Fee: €500 per candidate

Credits: 30

Languages: Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish. NOTE: Due to the high demand applicants for German will be put on the waiting list.

New format and procedure

View our presentation explaining the procedure and technical requirements.

We have set the maximum number of candidates at 500. Registrations are handled on a ‘first-come, first-served’ basis. Once the maximum number of candidates is reached the registration will be closed and is a waiting list put in place.

This exam combines the Oral Examinations 2020 and 2021.
Candidates registered for the Oral Exam 2020 (FO-20) have their participation automatically transferred to the Virtual Oral Exam 2021 (FO-21) and received confirmation by email on 29 April 2021.

Eligibility criteria

Participation is subject to eligibility. Aside from having completed the Part 1 Written Exam between 2016 and 2020, the candidate meets one of the following criteria.

Final-year resident

Trained as part of an official national urology training programme in an EBU member country. The training must be completed before the end of 2021.

Certified urologist

Holds a certificate of accreditation in urology issued in an EBU member country.

Examination regulations 

These regulations apply to all candidates.


  • Fill in personal information and upload the required documents: CV in English, Logbook* and Proof of status.
    Proof of status is either a current final-year resident statement* or copy certificate of accreditation in urology.
    * Use the templates which are provided on the registration website.
  • Complete the payment process. Participation can only be guaranteed when the payment is received in time.
  • Finish the registration and receive an automated confirmation of registration.
  • If the application meets the criteria the candidate receives a confirmation of eligibility once the submission has been successfully processed. Selected candidates receive a confirmation of participation in the first week of August.
    Detailed information about the exam is provided to the candidates by email in October.
    Candidates are obliged to participate in the Technical Test organised by Softwebo.
    Candidates follow the instructions provided to ensure a successful exam.
    The results are announced by email before the end of December 2021.
    Every candidate receive a certificate of participation by email.
    Successful candidates receive the FEBU diploma by registered postal mail early 2022.
    The FEBU title qualifies for 30 credits. EU-ACME members have their account updated automatically.
    In case the registration is made by a registrant other than the candidate (e.g. Pharmaceutical company) the following procedure applies:
  • Online registration: The registrant must have or create a personal account for the registration system.
  • Candidate details: The registrant provides accurate information about the candidate. All information regarding the exam is sent directly to the candidate's personal email address.
  • Payment: The registrant completes the credit card payment.
  • Invoice: Issued in the name of, and sent by email to, the registrant.
  • Result letter and certificate: Issued in the name of, and sent by email to the candidate.
  • Candidates report a cancellation by email.
    €50,00 cancellation fee
    • Cancellation by the candidate received before 15 August 2021.
    • Cancellation by the EBU if the candidate does not meet the eligibility criteria.
    The exam fee will be reimbursed after deduction of the cancellation fee (as applicable).

    No refund
    • Cancellation by the candidate received after 15 August 2021.
    • No-show