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  • Getting to grips with the new Medical Licensing Assessment

    • 10 Jan 2024

    The way doctors join the UK medical register will change from 2024. This guide tells you everything you need to know.

  • BMJ's Guide To Planning Your F3 Year

    • 13 Aug 2022

    A foundation year 3 (F3) is a colloquial term referring to junior doctors who have completed their foundation programme but have not transitioned to another formal training programme.

  • What Is A Medical Licensing Assessment (MLA)?

    • 12 Aug 2022

    With an approximate 338,000 doctors listed on the General Medical Council (GMC) register, its existence confirms that those named have the training, skills and experience needed to meet the standards for good medical practice.

  • A Guide To The Foundation Programme For Doctors

    • 11 Aug 2022

    The Foundation Programme (FP) is work-based training for new MBChB graduates. It facilitates the transition from university by allowing doctors to enhance knowledge and skills, behaviours, and attitudes acquired as undergraduates and develop clinical and professional competencies in a supportive environment that is also safe for patients.

  • BMJ Careers: Top Tips for the SJT

    • 11 Aug 2022

    All medical students who wish to proceed to the UK Foundation programme must sit the Situational Judgement Test (SJT). This is an important exam in a junior doctor’s career, and it is not an easy one to prepare for. Here are some useful tips to help you ace your SJT!

  • Tips For Choosing Your Medical Specialty

    • 11 Aug 2022

    As a doctor, you have a large variety of options when it comes to your career. All medical careers have their own pros and cons, and it is often difficult to choose which specialty is for you.

  • Which Are the Most Competitive Foundation Schools?

    • 11 Aug 2022

    What comes after medical schools is often a mystery to medical students. This article will cover the foundation programme application system, the different deaneries foundation programmes and the different foundation schools in the UK.