Training in the UK - IMGSS


A Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh International Medical Graduate Sponsorship Scheme (IMGSS) is open to suitably qualified international medical graduates to come to the UK for a limited period of training in a surgical specialty.


The scheme offers sponsorship to doctors for the purposes of registration with the General Medical Council (GMC) without taking the PLAB test and for sponsorship under the Department of Health's Medical Training Initiative Scheme (MTI).

The Clinical Lead for the scheme is Mr Euan Munro, Consultant Vascular Surgeon and Regional Surgical Adviser.


Click on the links on the left for further information, or contact:

Mrs Celia Mackie
IMGSS Administrator
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Adamson Centre
3 Hill Place
Edinburgh EH8 9DS

Tel: +44 131 668 9205


International MRCS Examinations