Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Your Pathway into Obstetrics & Gynaecology training in North Queensland
- General medical registration
- Completion of PGY2
- Australian citizenship or permanent residency
- Refer to the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) for further information on selection and/or eligibility
Total Training Time
Total: 6 years (full-time)
Training is comprised of:
- Core Training Program: 4 years
- Advanced Training Program: 2 years
How To Apply
Selection to the Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG) Training Program occurs annually in Australia and New Zealand. Prospective trainees applying to the FRANZCOG training program need to submit an application through RANZCOG and also apply to the Queensland Health Resident Medical Officer (RMO) campaign to be issued an employment contract with your allocated Queensland Health facility. Please refer to the Queensland Health preferencing guide for more information.
Disclaimer: The information provided on this website aims to assist medical students and doctors in training with medical career planning. While every effort has been made to ensure the information is current and accurate, all details should be verified through the relevant Specialist College.
NQRTH is an initiative of the Australian Government's Integrated Rural Training Pipeline (IRTP) and is facilitated by James Cook University in partnership with public and private hospitals, Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC), health services, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and GP clinics.