If you are applying to Basic Specialist Training programmes you may experience problems submitting an application. We advise you to try again to submit your application. We have extended the closing date to 4pm Monday 18 November 2019.
The MRCPI in General Medicine examination is accredited by the Medical Council of Ireland as the foremost knowledge-based assessment for internal medicine in Ireland.
The qualification of MRCPI in General Medicine shows potential employers that you have advanced knowledge of General Medicine - You can effectively take a patient's history, perform clinical examinations and formulate investigation and management plans.
If you are undertaking Basic Specialist Training in Ireland, achieving MRCPI means you are ready to apply to enter Higher Specialist Training, the final stage of training before independent practice.
There are three 'Parts' to the MRCPI in General Medicine exam:
Each Part is taken separately and must be passed before you can progress to the next stage.