CT1 Core Psychiatry Training Recruitment Current Round


August 2021 Intake - Round 1 2021 (Coming Soon)

The application window for Round 1A 2021 for posts commencing from August 2021 will open in New Oriel (https://new.oriel.nhs.uk/Web/) for applications at 10am UK time on Thursday 5th November 2020 and will close at 4pm UK time on Tuesday 1st December 2020. Applications must be made via New Oriel. No applications will be accepted after this time.


Please note, due to COVID-19 restrictions there will be no face to face or other form of interview taking place for this specialty for this recruitment round. Applicants meeting the eligibility criteria will be required to sit a Multi Specialty Recruitment Assessment (details of which can be found in the Guidance Documents section). 


Applicants meeting entry eligibility criteria will be invited to book their MSRA test slot following completion of the longlisting process (expected between 8th - 22nd December 2020). The MSRA will be delivered between 28th January - 12th February 2021 at Pearson VUE test centres in the UK and globally. Further details regarding the MSRA test will be issued when invitations are made.
ALL eligible applicants will be required to sit the MSRA test (scores from previous recruitment rounds will not be carried forward).


Applicants will be ranked based on their MSRA total score and Offers will be made on this basis.


  • February 2021 Intake - Round 2 Re-Advert

The application window for Round 2R 2020 for posts commencing from February 2021 has now closed.





Last Reviewed: 28th October 2020