Nurse Practitioner Examinations

Everyone who applies to practise as a Nurse Practitioner in Ontario must successfully complete an examination approved by the College‚Äôs Council for the NP specialty in which they are applying to practise. 

You will have three chances to successfully complete an NP exam approved for your specialty. See Repeat Attempts to learn what happens when you have reached your maximum number of tries on an exam. 

Examinations for Ontario NP Graduates
Examinations for Graduates of NP programs outside Ontario


Page last reviewed March 24, 2014