UK training & career development opportunities in surgery for international medical graduates (IMGs)

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COVID-19: Updates & information for ISTP trainees

The Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS) is a global leader in the field of surgical education, training, assessment, research and standards. 

We support and work with our members, stakeholders and international partners to advance the training and professional development of surgeons and surgical trainees all over the world.

Our programmes support the aspirations of international medical graduates (IMGs) who wish to pursue higher specialty surgical training in the UK. 

Learn more: benefits of surgical training with RCS

Calling all NHS Trusts: partner with RCS

RCS programmes have successfully matched and placed over 420 overseas surgeons in more than 135 NHS Trusts and Health Boards around the country.

Learn More: Information for UK Trusts

Events, news & blog

Keep up-to-date with the latest news about our training initiatives and events. Our blog is also a resource of articles and interviews designed to answer common questions or career dilemmas in more detail.

Events, news & blog

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