Education

We set the standards for providers of medical education and training, and we regularly check to make sure those standards are met. Here you'll find the standards, guidance and curricula we publish along with supporting materials. 

National training surveys results live
The 2018 national training survey results are available now. Find out what you and your colleagues thought about your site or specialty using our online reporting tool. The initial findings report includes national trends and key findings, including this year’s pilot questions on burnout.

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Our standards, guidance and curricula

We set the standards and outcomes for medical education and training in the UK. We regulate all stages of doctors' training and professional development.

Standards, guidance and curricula

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How we quality assure

We're responsible for assuring the quality of education and training, identifying areas of good practice as well as where our standards are not being met.

How we quality assure

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Reports and reviews

We collect annual reports from medical schools and postgraduate bodies. We also collect data from visits, surveys and other sources. We use this to identify trends, concerns and examples of good practice.

Reports and reviews

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How to become a doctor
From education and work experience to funding and support, find out what's involved in becoming a practising UK doctor.