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Self assessment check to determine which pathway

to apply for – for IMGs wishing to practise medicine in
Australia

I have completed my primary medical qualification in a
country other than Australia or New Zealand
Yes
I have been issued a primary medical qualification by a
training institute listed in FAIMER IMED
Yes
  I have been issued with a specialist medical qualification
Yes

No

I intend to undertake further training in
Australia for a short term only to gain advanced
specialist skills

I intend to undertake further training in Australia
for a short term only to complete my specialist
training

No

Yes

I have an offer for an area of need
position in Australia
Yes
I am eligible for
the Specialist
pathway
(specialist
recognition and
area of need)

No
I am eligible for
the Specialist
pathway
(specialist
recognition)

Yes

I have an offer
for a specialist
training position

No
I have completed the requirements
of a MBA designated competent
authority

Yes

No

I am eligible for
the Specialist
pathway – short
term training

I am eligible for
the Standard
pathway

Yes

I am eligible for
the Competent
Authority
pathway