Updated version of the alternative certificate for application to Group 1 specialties in 2022


The alternative certificate for trainees who wish to enter a group 1 medical specialty in 2022 has been available on the ST3 Recruitment website for some weeks. An updated version is now... more

ST3 2021 R1 Application closed


As of 4pm, Thursday 17 December 2020, applications for ST3 round 1 2021 have now closed. Please be aware applications cannot be amended once submitted.  For further information on the... more

ST3 2021 R1 - Applications Open


As of 10am, Thursday 26 November 2020, applications for ST3 2021 R1 have now opened. Please be aware applications cannot be amended once submitted and late applications will not be accepted... more

ST3 Recruitment website updated for 2021


The ST3 website has just had an update of information to be relevant to 2021 recruitment. Additionally, we have published the Applicants’ Guide for round 1, which is available to be... more

‘Alternative Certificate to Enter Group 1 Higher Physician Specialty Training 2022’ published


Further to our recent news item about the alternative certificate for entry into Group 1 higher medical specialties at ST4-level from 2022, we are pleased to confirm that the certificate... more

ST3 2021 timeline published and information about specialties recruiting


Timeline The timeline for applying for higher specialty training posts has changed for 2021 recruitment and will open for applications earlier than in previous years.  The application... more

Alternative Certificate for entry into Group 1 Higher-Specialty Physician Training


Recruitment to ‘Group 1’ higher medical specialties from 2022 will require completion of Internal Medicine training stage 1 (IMS1) capabilities. While the preferred entry pathway... more

IMY3 stand-alone recruitment - guidance added to website


Further details about the new IMY3 stand-alone recruitment process are available. This process is for those who have undertaken, or are currently undertaking, core medical training (CMT) or... more

Physician recruitment in 2021 - indicative guidance regarding changes


The introduction of the new internal medicine curriculum means that early (previously “core”, now stage 1) stage training for medicine is changing from two to three years in... more