Urology

    Entry Requirements

    • Australia or New Zealand permanent resident or citizen
    • General medical registration
    • Completion of PGY2
    • Completion of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) Hand Hygiene Learning Module
    • Completed the RACS “Operating with Respect” eLearning module
    • Completion of the Generic Surgical Sciences exam
    • Refer to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons  for further information on selection and/or eligibility

    Total Training Time

    6 years (full-time) sequential training in Urology

    How to apply for a specialist training position in Urology

    Applications will first need to complete Basic Physician training and can apply through the Queensland Basic Physician Training (Adult Medicine Network).

     Queensland Basic Physician Training Network (Adult Medicine)

    The Queensland Basic Physician Training (Adult Medicine) Network is a statewide network designed to support Queensland Trainees over the 3-year course of basic training.

    Queensland Health is responsible for and oversees the Queensland Basic Training (Adult Medicine) network. In Queensland, approval of basic training is limited to medical officers that have been formally selected into one of the 5 Training networks. In order to be eligible for a network position prior to commencement of training, applicants must hold general registration with AHPRA, be eligible for registration with RACP as a basic physician trainee and have a minimum of 20 weeks experience in general medicine or medical specialties further outlined here.

    Applicants who wish to apply for the SET Program in Urology must register in accordance with the RACS Policy available on the RACS website. Applicants must be registered before they can lodge an application for the SET Program. Applications must be submitted via the urology online application form accessible from the USANZ website

    Applicants must register their intention to apply with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)

    In addition to the RACS generic eligibility criteria, further selection criteria for application and selection to Urology is made through the Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand

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    Find out more about Queensland-specific workforce demographics and specialty information.

    If you would like to get more information on training in Urology, please contact us.

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