Applying to Specialty

Applying to specialty training is highly competitive and will involve a considerable amount of planning and research.

The NHS Medical Careers website ( has case histories showing what life is like in different specialties as well as up to date information on competition ratios.

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges website also contains a useful list of royal college websites which will provide you with further specialty information.

The process for applying to speciality training varies slightly throughout the four UK health departments. See below for more details. Digg Reddit Facebook Stumble Upon Follow UKFPO on Twitter