If you’re thinking about a career in medicine or you’re a medical student studying at university, there are lots of options for you to consider. NHSScotland offers medical practitioners a wide choice of opportunities. There are over 50 recognised specialities, including general practice, acute medicine, oncology and paediatrics.

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Thinking about becoming a doctor?

Do you have the desire to help and care for others? Perhaps becoming a doctor is your dream job?

At medical school?

If you’re currently studying medicine, you may be considering the next steps in your training to become a doctor when you gradu...

Your career as a doctor

Regional diversity within Scotland allows doctors to choose between working in small rural communities or in urban areas.