Provisional registration for European nationals who graduated outside Europe

This guide is for European nationals who graduated outside Europe. It explains how to apply for provisional registration with a licence to practise.

You are eligible for this route if you:

 and you:

  • graduated from a medical school outside of the UK, EEA or Switzerland
  • hold an acceptable primary medical qualification
  • have not completed an internship.

You must have provisional registration with a licence to practise before you start your first year of the Foundation Programme (F1).

Why should I read this guide?
To find out what you need to do to make your application.
Next steps
Once you are ready to apply – make your application online. You can do this up to three months before you start your F1 post.