Left to right: Dr Shade McClymont, Dr Zhong Ren Ong, Sarah Boyd

Left to right: Dr Shade McClymont, Dr Zhong Ren Ong, Sarah Boyd

IMG Registration Pathway Details

On entry to the South Australian health care system, IMG’s must prove that they meet the requirements of the Medical Board, Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) to hold medical registration.

The Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency issues international Medical Graduates with various types of registration dependant on their prior experience which include the following registration pathways:

  • Competent Authority pathway
  • Standard pathway, or
  • Specialist pathway

The assessment process assesses the knowledge and clinical skills of IMG’s seeking to qualify for medical registration in Australia.

Left to right: Dr Yee Min Kong, Dr Yee Ching 'Olivia' Ong

Left to right: Dr Yee Min Kong, Dr Yee Ching 'Olivia' Ong

General Practice Experience Pathway

International Medical Graduates (IMG) can gain fellowship in Australia through the General Practice Experience pathway via Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and without the requirement of doing specialist general practice training (vocational training) in Australia.

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