International Medical Graduates (IMGs) who meet the postgraduate training requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (the College) may be eligible for a provisional licence to practise medicine in British Columbia.
Applicants must have a medical degree plus two years accredited and approved postgraduate training with a basic core of 44 weeks consisting of:
Rotations of eight weeks in:
Plus rotations of four weeks each in:
- emergency medicine (A&E)
- family/general practice.
Medical Council of Canada (MCC) examination – Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Exam (MCCEE) will be waived with reciprocity for those candidates with MRCGP, MICGP, ABFM, FRACGP, or FACRRM.