Application & Selection

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Selection Regulations

Download the SET Selection Regulations for the 2023 intake (conducted during 2022).
Download the list of Journals in the Urology Section of the RACS Library.


Generic Requirements
Any person wishing to apply for the Surgical Education and Training Program in Urology must satisfy the generic eligibility criteria determined by the RACS. All generic eligibility requirements must be satisfied at the time of registration when applicants must also consent to a full criminal history check including the submission of relevant documentation if required. For more detailed information refer to the generic eligibility requirements for 2023 intake (conducted during 2022).

Urology Specific Requirements
Any person wishing to apply for the Surgical Education and Training Program in Urology must also satisfy the urology-specific eligibility requirements outlined in SET Selection Regulations for the 2023 intake (conducted during 2022).

Future eligibility requirement
Successful completion of the RACS Clinical Examination (CE) will be a mandatory eligibility requirement for the 2024 intake (to be conducted during 2023). The number of attempts made at the RACS Clinical Examination may also be taken into consideration in the awarding of CV points.

Access further information about the RACS Clinical Examination (CE).

Application Process

Any person intending to apply for selection to the Surgical Education and Training Program in Urology must first register in accordance with the RACS Registration for Selection into Surgical Education and Training PolicyApplicants who have not registered cannot lodge an application for the Surgical Education and Training Program in Urology.

Registration is completed online on the RACS website. Registration fees apply.

The Registration Period for the 2023 intake (conducted during 2022), is:

  • Registrations Open Wednesday 12 January 2022 at 12:00 noon AEDT
  • Registrations Close Wednesday 9 February 2022 at 12:00 noon AEDT

Late registrations will not be considered.

Applications may only be submitted by registered applicants using the online Urology Application form.

Applicants will be required to pay an application fee to be considered for selection. This fee is non-refundable and must be paid prior to the closing date. Failure to pay the application fee by the closing date will result in the application being withdrawn.

The Application Period for the 2023 intake (conducted during 2022) is:

  • Applications Open Wednesday 2 March 2022 at 12:00 noon AEDT
  • Applications Close Wednesday 30 March 2022 at 5:00pm AEDT

During this time, eligible registered applicants will be able to access an online application form. Late applications will not be considered.

Referee Reporting
The Referee Reporting Period for the 2023 intake (conducted during 2022) is:

  • Referee Reporting Opens - Friday 22 April 2022 
  • Referee Reporting Closes - Friday 20 May 2021 8.00pm AEST

Interviews for all shortlisted applicants will be held on Saturday 18 June 2022. Interview locations will be communicated when finalised.

Announcement of offers
Further information about the Announcement of Offers will be communicated when finalised.

For any inquiries regarding selection into the SET Program in Urology please email the SET Urology Helpdesk. Please note, no advice will be provided over the phone.

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