Become a Physician

Physicians perform a unique and vital role in the health-care of communities in Australia and New Zealand. As a Physician, you'll have the opportunity to work in clinical and community health-care settings with a focus in one of 33 diverse medical specialties from public health to cardiology.

This section provides you with what you need to know to become a physician.

Becoming a Physician

Read more about how you can become a physician and the training offered by the RACP.


Annual Fees are set each year by our Finance committee, and this covers membership from Training, Overseas Trained Physicians through to Fellowship.

Training pathways

Find out more about your training pathway to becoming a Physician, as well as choosing a medical specialty.

Prizes, grants, scholarships and fellowships

The RACP Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the RACP that awards prizes, grants, scholarships and fellowships.

Apply for Physician training

Find out more about eligibility and applying to begin Physician training.

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