Changes to the MRCP(UK) requirements for Group 2 specialties


The JRCPTB have announced a change to the entry criteria for Group 2 specialties this round.The requirement to have completed the full MRCP(UK) diploma by the advertised post start date (3... more

Application score matrix for 2023 recruitment


A document with the planned application scoring matrix for recruitment to posts starting from August 2023 has been published to the Document Library of the website. There are... more

PHST 2022 Round 1 applications are now closed


As of 4pm, Thursday 9 December 2021, applications for PHST round 1 2022 have now closed. Please be aware applications cannot be amended once submitted.  For further information on the... more

PHST 2022 Round 1 applications now open


As of 10am, Thursday 18 November 2021, applications for Higher Specialty Training round 1 2022 have opened and are scheduled to close on Thursday 9 December 2021 at 4pm. Please... more

Stroke Medicine R1 2022 - applications now open


As of 10am on Thursday 11 November 2021, applications for Stroke medicine round 1 2022 have opened and are scheduled to close on Thursday 2 December 2021. Please ensure you complete and... more

Physician HST website updated for 2022 recruitment


The Physician Higher Specialty Training website has just had an update of information to be relevant to 2022 recruitment. Additionally, we have published the Applicants’ Guide for... more

2022 Recruitment – timeline published and update on the 2022 process


The information below is further to our previous news item with details about the 2022 recruitment process. Timeline The timeline has been published to the website with the general dates... more

2022 Recruitment – provisional information about the process


Details about the recruitment process for 2022 are being finalised over the next two months. Below is provisional information that we are able to publish at this stage. Timeline The... more

‘Alternative Certificate to Enter Group 2 Higher Physician Specialty Training 2022’ published


We are pleased to confirm that the Group 2 specialty version of the alternative certificate has been agreed and is available to download from the Document Library. Trainees using the... more

Changes to MRCP(UK) alternative rules for 2022 recruitment


In recent years, higher physician specialty recruitment has operated ‘EEA alternative’ rules, which allowed EEA nationals who trained in an EEA country to apply without the... more