ABU Certification Testing

Coordinated through the American Board of Surgery (ABS)

The American Board of Urology is organized to encourage study, improve standards and promote competency in the practice of urology. The objective of the Board is to identify for the public’s knowledge those physicians who have satisfied the Board’s criteria for certification and recertification in the specialty of urology.

ABU 2014 Pediatric Subspecialty Exam:

  • First registration date: 14 January 2014
  • Last registration date: 4 June 2014
  • Examination delivery window: 5 & 12 June 2014
  • ABU 2014 Female Pelvic Medicine Reproductive Surgery Exam:

    • First registration date: 14 January 2014
    • Last registration date: 19 June 2014
    • Examination delivery window: 20 June 2014

    ABU 2014 Qualifying (Part 1) Examination:

    • First registration date: 01 May 2014
    • Last registration date: 13 July 2014
    • Examination delivery window: 14 & 15 July 2014

    ABU 2014 Maintenance of Certification Examination:

    • First registration date: 01 July 2014
    • Last registration date: 21 October 2014
    • Examination delivery dates: 24 & 29 October 2014

    ABU 2014 Recertification Examination:

    • First registration date: 01 July 2014
    • Last registration date: 21 October 2014
    • Examination delivery dates: 24 & 29 October 2014

    Program Information

    Computer-Based Testing Tutorial and Practice Exam

    Obtain general information about computer-based testing and answers to frequently asked questions, as well as practice taking an exam using the computer-based test tutorial.


    First-time test takers must create a Pearson VUE web account. Please note that account creation may require up to 24 hours. You will be notified by email when your account is activated. Appointments may be made up to one business day in advance.

    • Schedule Test Online
    • Schedule Test Over the Phone

    After you schedule your test, Pearson VUE will send a confirmation letter listing your test date, your testing time, the address and phone number of the test center, and directions to the test center.

    Last updated 2014-06-09