Exam Dates

The Knowledge Assessment of Pharmaceutical Sciences (KAPS) and Competency Assessment of Overseas Pharmacists (CAOP) exams are offered regularly throughout the year.

Please note that applications to sit an examinations can only be accepted when registrations open for that examination session. 

Knowledge Assessment of Pharmaceutical Sciences (KAPS) examination dates

Australian Examination Date

Overseas Examination Date

Registrations Open

Registrations Close

5:00pm AEDT/AEST

2 April 2017

3 April 2017

1 February 2017

1 March 2017

4 June 2017

5 June 2017

4 April 2017

15 May 2017

3 December 2017

4 December 2017

17 October 2017

13 November 2017

Competency Assessment of Overseas Pharmacist (CAOP) examination dates

Australian Examination Date

Overseas Examination Date

Registrations Open

Registrations Close

5:00pm AEDT/AEST

5 February 2017

7 February 2017

6 December 2016

16 January 2017

6 August 2017

7 August 2017

20 June 2017

17 July 2017

1 October 2017

2 October 2017

22 August 2017

11 September 2017

The advertised dates may change due to unforeseen circumstances. We will try to provide as much notice as possible where a date changes.