Enter a world of general practice; a world where you take pride in your healthy patients, new health problems can be tackled head on and you can foster a healthy work-life balance. 


Applications for the 2017/18 intake closed on 31 March 2017. Please email us at gpep1@rnzcgp.org.nz to express your interest in next year's intake.

Why become a GP

We run through the top five reasons GPs recommend their career path.

GP profiles

GPs are leaders in their communities, forming strong relationships with their patients and living life to the full.

About the GPEP programme

GPEP is your three-year path to a specialist career and vocational registration.

Community Based Attachments

Get a peek behind the curtain of general practice and get a head start by completing a RMO rotation in the community.

Rural Hospital Medicine 

Take a serene step into the rural life of a general practitioner.

Recognition of prior experience and training

Don’t waste time re-training, check to see if your past experience can be used.

Your road to becoming a GP