RICS APC Lifeline - Help! I'm sitting this Spring...

Posted on 03 / 01 / 18
by Jen Lemen

RICS APC Lifeline - Help! I'm sitting this Spring...

Building a better you 

Property Elite’s sole aim is to build better property professionals - supporting your career every step of the way, whether you are completing a RICS accredited degree course, your RICS APC/AssocRICS or simply seeking engaging CPD. 

You can read what some of our happy 2017 candidates had to say by clicking here.

Our RICS APC Lifeline blog series aims to equip you with the information, knowledge and skills to pass your RICS APC/AssocRICS with flying colours. 

If you are planning to sit your RICS APC/AssocRICS this Spring, you'll want to have your preparation well under way this month. In this article, we'll help you to get it right first time.

If you have any concerns, contact us on 07491 252 025 or email jen@property-elite.co.uk - we offer every candidate a free & friendly 30 minute RICS APC consultation.

Deadlines? What deadlines?!

We recommend going to the RICS APC/AssocRICS final assessment web page for your region, e.g. UK and MENA (at the top left corner of the page, there's a button you can click to change your region). MENA relates to the Middle East and North Africa. This will make sure you are working to the latest deadlines published by RICS. 

Read on though - we have summarised what you need to be doing in the coming months below.


What do I need to do in January?

  • MENA AssocRICS final assessment submissions due in 1st to 15th January 2018
  • MENA APC Senior Professional final assessment submissions due in 1st to 15th January 2018

Final assessment submissions need to be finalised this month for UK APC Land & Property pathway, Senior Professional and AssocRICS and Americas APC candidates! We also still have capacity to review MENA submissions before the final submission day on 15th January 2018 - contact us without delay. Sign up for your submission review & feedback service.


What do I need to do in February?

  • UK APC Land & Property pathway final assessment submissions due in 15th to 28th February 2018
  • UK APC Senior Professional final assessment submissions due in 15th to 28th February 2018
  • UK AssocRICS final assessment submissions due in 1st to 8th February 2018
  • Americas APC final assessment submissions due in 29th January to 2nd February 2018 (please contact RICS to verify, as the website is outdated)

Submissions need to be finalised this month for MENA APC (preliminary review), UK APC Built Environment pathway (final assessment) and Land & Property pathway (preliminary review) candidates! Sign up for your submission review & feedback service.

MENA Senior Professional candidates should be thinking about final assessment preparation, e.g. mock interview, revision quizzes. Check out our support services.


What do I need to do in March?

Submissions need to be finalised this month for UK APC Built Environment pathway (preliminary review) candidates! Sign up for your submission review & feedback service.

MENA APC candidates should be thinking about final assessment preparation, e.g. e-mock interviews, revision quizzes. Check out our support services.


What do I need to do in April?

Submissions need to be finalised this month for Americas APC candidates and MENA AssocRICS candidates! Sign up for your submission review & feedback service.

MENA and UK APC candidates should be thinking about final assessment preparation, e.g. e-mock interviews, revision quizzes. Check out our support services.


What do I need to do in May onwards?

  • MENA APC interviews taking place again in May
  • UK APC interviews taking place in May and June
  • Americas APC final assessment submissions due in 30th April to 4th May 2018 (please contact RICS to verify, as the website is outdated)
  • MENA AssocRICS final assessment submissions due in 1st to 15th June 2018


Do you have any other free advice?

You can read what some of our happy 2017 candidates had to say by scrolling down here.


How can I prepare effectively for my final assessment submission and interview this Spring?

  • Sign up for a complimentary copy of our Ebook Guide to the APC (UK and MENA editions) or AssocRICS. They are full of even more helpful advice and tips to pass your RICS APC or AssocRICS with flying colours first time.
  • Sign up for our bespoke support services, such as our final assessment review & feedback service, RICS APC question packs (c. 1,000 questions/30 pages based on your submission), e-mock interviews and revision quizzes. Don't forget that we offer some great value discounted packages if you purchase more than one support service. 
  • If you're confused about anything, just contact us on 07491 252 025 / jen@property-elite.co.uk. We offer all candidates a free & friendly 30 minute RICS APC consultation with co-founder of Property Elite, Jen Lemen BSc (Hons) MRICS.


Stay tuned for our next blog post to help build a better you

DISCLAIMER! We cannot take any responsibility for missed deadlines - please check directly with your RICS world region via email, telephone or website for accurate confirmation.