Join the RCPE

We strive to develop standards of medical care and training, and influence health policy throughout the UK on behalf of physicians and patients. When you join us you can support this vital work, access our extensive range of professional support, and become involved in other RCPE activities that will enhance your career.

Our large and vibrant international membership offers opportunities to doctors outside the UK. This includes our high-quality educational programme delivered ‘live’ and online.

Membership categories

Student & Foundation Membership—free for Medical students and doctors up to two years post-qualifying

Associate Membership—for fully registered doctors who do not hold MRCP(UK) or MRCPCH

Collegiate Membership—for doctors possessing MRCP(UK) or MRCPCH

Fellowship—for consultants or equivalent

Retired—we offer reduced subscription rates for retired doctors wishing to maintain their support and interest