Oriel system maintenance - Wednesday 1 November 2017


The Oriel application system will be taken offline for essential maintenance between the hours of 08:00 and 13:00 (UK time) on Wednesday 1 November 2017. As such you will not be able to... more

Changes to rules for demonstrating core competence in 2018 recruitment


There are a few changes to the rules for demonstrating core competence which will affect candidates: completing core medical training (CMT) more than three years prior to the advertised... more

Developments in medical training


A new internal medicine (IM) curriculum has been developed in response to Shape of Training and other drivers. The IM stage 1 curriculum has been submitted to the GMC and an approval... more

2017 ST3 round 2 applications now closed


As of 4pm today, Thursday 17 August 2017, applications for ST3 round 2 2017 are now closed, and no further applications will be accepted. As noted throughout... more

2017 ST3 round 2 open for applications


As of 10am this morning Tuesday 1 August 2017, ST3 recruitment round 2 is now open for applications through the Oriel website! The window for applications... more

ST3 2017 round 2 provisional post numbers published


The majority of provisional post numbers for the 19 participating specialties in round 2 have now been published to the website. There are still some regions within some specialties... more

Leadership and management section added to application scoring


A new point scoring section for leadership and management has been added to the application form for round 2 in 2017. Details of the options, points that can be scored and guidance on what... more

Oriel system downtime - Thursday 27 July 2017


The Oriel application system will be taken offline for essential maintenance all day on Thursday 27 July 2017. As such you will not be able to access, register with, or sign in to the... more

ST3 round 2 applicants’ guidance published


Ahead of round 2 opening on Tuesday 1 August, a short addendum to the applicant guide has been published in the document library of the website. The addendum contains information which is... more

Medical ophthalmology now participating in ST3 2017 round 2


Following on from the news item published on 30 June 2017, we have now recicved notifcation that medical ophthalmology will be participting in round 2 of ST3 recruitment 2017. The... more