1. Become a GP
  2. How to apply

How to apply

Discover the various pathways to GP fellowship and how to start your journey.

2023 AGPT intake applications

Opening 10am AEDT Monday 21 March 2022, closing 11.59pm AEDT Tuesday 19 April 2022.

There are a number of pathways to achieve general practice fellowship, with the largest and most popular being the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) program. In simple terms, to train as a GP through the AGPT program you need to:

  • Apply to the AGPT program during your intern, hospital or subsequent years – two intakes per year*
  • Select your college – RACGP, ACRRM or both – research to find out which colleges best suits your needs
  • Choose your pathway – rural, rural generalist or general pathway
  • Preference your RTO, such as MCCC, as your training provider
  • Complete assessment exams/interviews with RACGP or ACRRM and if successful;
  • Be placed in an accredited practice to commence your training
Additional resources

For more information, see:

Note: due to the transition to college-led training, this information is subject to change.