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Approval of foundation programme training and new programmes for provisionally registered doctors outside the UK

This statement confirms that UK medical schools, in partnership with the deanery, local office or foundation school, are responsible for an individual’s training, and sets out criteria for approval of:

  • Foundation Programme training outside the UK (training as a provisionally registered doctor in foundation year 1, or a fully registered doctor in foundation year 2, and
  • New programmes for provisionally registered doctors outside the UK.


Who is this document for?
This document is for medical schools, foundation schools, deaneries, and local offices dealing with the subject matter.