All General Practice Specialty Training (GPST) programmes in the UK are recruited to through a national process managed by the GP National Recruitment Office (GPNRO).

The GPNRO does not manage recruitment for Academic Clinical Fellowships (ACFs), Global Health Fellowships (GHFs) or GP recruitment initiatives local to any of the 4 UK nations.

To view information about indicative ST1 vacancy numbers, go to the vacancies page.

Recruitment timelines for 2023 to 2024

This round of recruitment is for posts that start from August 2023.

All times are in UK local time (GMT or BST).

November 2022

Oriel advert appears

Date: 2nd November 2022
Link: Oriel

Applications open

Date: 3rd November 2022
Time: 10am

December 2022

Applications close

Date: 1st December 2022
Time: 4pm

Invitations to Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment (MSRA)

Dates: Expected by 21st December 2022

January 2023

MSRA window

Dates: 5th to 17th January 2023

February 2023

MSRA results expected

Date: By 10th February 2023

March 2023

First offers from

Date: 6th March 2023
Time: By 5pm

April 2023

Hold deadline

Date: 28th April 2023
Time: 1pm

May 2023

Upgrade deadline

Date: 2nd May 2023
Time: 1pm

Page last reviewed: 18 May 2023

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