NMC Competence Test Centre (CTC)

NMC Competence Test Centre (CTC) @ Magee

At Ulster University we provide part two of the NMC’s Test of Competence for nurses and midwives seeking registration to work in the UK with a designated test centre at our Magee Campus based in Derry~Londonderry.

Important Announcement from NMC

The Nursing and Midwifery Council have announced that all three Competence Test Centres (CTC) will reopen on Monday 20th July 2020 and bookings can be made from 2nd July 2020.

Please click on the following link to the NMC Announcement: NMC Announcement

We have also developed a candidate information booklet and an online briefing video online briefing video which will help you prepare for your OSCE examination.

Briefing Video

Use the options below to access further information on the OSCE examination.


Northern Ireland has three regional airports all served by the efficient Airporter and Translink bus services; Belfast International, George Best Belfast City, and City of Derry, o ering regular, a ordable ights to the mainland with key airlines including:

There are also a number of ferry options available at poferries.com

NMC Test Centre Location Map View Flight Times

Ulster University Test Centre