Delivering excellence in surgical and emergency medicine training through innovative, structured and supervised training programmes, at RCSI we offer:

  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Internationally recognised programmes
  • Opportunities to pursue world-class fellowships
  • A suite of trainee supports
  • A multidisciplinary training environment


The National Surgical Training Programme will prepare you for independent practice in a particular specialty, enabling you to enter the specialist register and be eligible for appointment as a consultant in the Republic of Ireland.

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Emergency medicine

EM training

Complete the comprehensive National Emergency Medicine Training Programme and become a consultant in emergency medicine within seven years.

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Fellowship opportunities

Gain international experience in your chosen specialty with a fellowship, present a lecture at a major national surgical conference or promote gender equality in surgery – explore the many opportunities at RCSI.

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