This site was created by me to help Overseas graduates planning to come to the UK for training in Anaesthesia.
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Last Updated on : 20 October 2015
Immigration and Tier2
recruitment process: a quick guide
NHS Employers Website : Details of Tier 1 and working in the UK are on this link.
Current immigration rules can be seen on this page.
Iimmigration rules for international medical graduates are constantly changing. For latest rules in existence,
please click HERE for the UKBA website.
Several changes have been implemented and go through the UKBA website categories carefully to satisfy that
your indidividual categorisation is correct! HSMP has changed to a new Points Based Immigration System
For Post Graduate Doctors the UKBA has given the following information:
Special requirements for postgraduate doctors
Questions and answers
The link above contains common questions and answers related to the changes
to immigration rules for postgraduate doctors and dentists. It is about Immigration and International Recruitment in general
MTAs has been abandoned after failing to provide
a reliable system for selecting
the best available trainees and this MMC (Modernising Medical Careers) link gives
information relevant to Post Graduate Doctors' training in the UK.
The MMC website gives information for Overseas doctors. For more details, go to the
MMC website by clicking HERE
Foundation Programme and Overseas Doctors!
Please visit the GMC web site for details of eligibility after PLAB.
F1 and F2 year programmes details are available here
These will have important implications on your eligibility for jobs.
Those who have completed Internship as part of their Medical Qualification (as is mandatory
for most Overseas Doctors), will NOT be eligible for F1 Posts.
F2 posts will be first given to all who satisfactorily complete F1 and an unspecified number
will be available to Overseas Doctors.
It has been reported that many doctors are unsuccessful in the evaluation tests conducted for
F1 trainees leading to potential termination of their training.
PMETB has merged with GMC
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Retired Consultant Anaesthetist and Specialist Medicolegal Adviser.
Examiner for MCAI Examinations of the College of Anaesthetists of Ireland and the IMRCS Examinations of the RCPSGlasgow and RCS England.
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