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Register and apply for the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) Program

Follow the steps to register your interest and apply for the AGPT Program. Find out what happens after you apply.

Application intake

We accept applications for the AGPT Program through the colleges.

Applications for 2023 will open 10 am (AEDT) Monday 21 March 2022 and close 11:59 pm (AEST) Tuesday 19 April 2022.  Please contact your preferred college/s for more information.

Register with a college

Before applications open, you can register your interest in the program at any time with either the:

You should receive a confirmation email after you register. If you don’t receive an email after several hours, contact the college. Don’t register again unless your college asks you to.

Apply for the program when applications are open.

Apply for the program

The college you apply to will let you know how to apply and what you must give them.

Complete and submit:

Application assessment

The GP college you apply to will assess your application.

Each college has its own assessment process.

Learn more about the RACGP’s assessment process and the ACRRM’s assessment process.

Next steps

If the college finds you eligible, someone will contact you to schedule an interview..

If you are successful in the interview, you will be offered a placement in your training region.

Contact the ACRRM or RACGP to find out more about the interview process. You can also contact your preferred RTO.

Find out what happens after you apply.

Contacts

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) – AGPT contact

ACRRM provides Fellowship training, professional development and standards for rural and remote general practitioners.

Free call
International
selection [at] acrrm.org.au

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Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) – AGPT contact

The RACGP provides Fellowship training, professional development and standards for both urban and rural general practitioners.

Free call
International
agpteligiblity [at] racgp.org.au

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Last updated: 
16 March 2022

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