Medical Training Initiative - applicant information

Medical Training Initiative - applicant information

Key details for International Medical Graduates (IMG) considering applying to the MTI scheme in Anaesthesia 

Applicants that are successfully appointed to the MTI scheme will be offered sponsorship for a Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange visa for a maximum of 24 months. Successful applicants can also obtain full GMC registration.

Before an IMG can be appointed to an MTI post, the College must have approved the post in question for MTI.

Before applying for MTI, you must be aware of the following:

  • MTI posts are offered for a maximum of 24 months and the expectation is that upon completing your placement in the UK you do return to your home country
  • you must meet all of the eligibility criteria

We would encourage you to read all the information on the web pages carefully, and contact us if you have any queries.

If you have any queries or require further information please contact us via or call us on +44 (0)207 092 1559.