Speciality Training in Medical Specialities in the UK

Post-graduate training in medicine related specialties are very coveted by doctors in the UK. It is important to note that 'post-graduate training' and a 'post-graduate degree' are not the same thing. A 'degree' is awarded following an exam; training is what you gain form your work-experience and other necessary courses laid out by your training curriculum. For example: MRCP is a post-graduate degree and acute medicine speciality training is a post-graduate training.

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Jayvardhan
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Jayvardhan

What about Surgical training in core training ?

Umme Salma Salma
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Umme Salma Salma

Hi…there’s no information about Psychiatry

Kossy Agyeman Wamba
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Kossy Agyeman Wamba

Can you please shed more light on how to get the eporfolio name and how to get it.

Shahzad Khan
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Shahzad Khan

Thanks, what about clinical pathology and Histo pathology training, is this same?

Athina Trachalaki
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Athina Trachalaki

Concerning MRCP. There is something called EEA eligibility. A route that recognises MRCP equivalent from EU nations. Do you know how this works??

Shahzad Khan
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Shahzad Khan

Would you please explain my eligibility , MBBS, PLAB 1 passed but expired, done Master in internal medicine 2010 from China and from 2010 to 2019 till date teaching medicine in Medical college as lecturer and attached in Pathology lab in China, but not directly in clinical practice. Now want… Read more »

niran seby
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niran seby

hi ..thank you for your valuable info. I wanted to do family medicine specialty, so after my internship and plab I have to search for non-training posts in ct-1?or is there any other pathway? I wish to know about GP pathway.when should I take mrcgp? Are there any exams before… Read more »

Sashank Chavali
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Sashank Chavali

How to get into pediatrics in UK? After finishing MBBS in India

Dr. Fariha Fairouz
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Dr. Fariha Fairouz

For overseas students, does Honorary training following formal internship outside your Hospital count?

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