Higher Qualifications

Applicants for general registration can be exempt from the Pre-Registration Examination System (PRES) if they have been awarded one of the qualifications listed below

And they must also fulfil one of the following criteria;

  • Have undertaken an internship of at least twelve months which comprised of a minimum of three months in medicine in general and three months in surgery in general. OR
  • Completed a minimum of three years in an accredited training programme. Applicant should provide a letter confirming satisfactory completion of a three year programme from the body responsible for overseeing the training programme eg a post graduate training body. Only one single training programme will be considered for this purpose.”