Plan your career and train with GPEx, view our Applicant Prospectus here.

Key dates

Selection Timeline
Applications open10am AEDT Monday 22 March
Applications close11:59pm AEST Tuesday 20 April
Applicants advised of eligibility by this dateTuesday 25 May
Candidate Assessment and Applied Knowledge Test (CAAKT)Tuesday 15 June - Thursday 17 June
CAAKT results releaseThursday 8 July
Preference change periodThursday 8 July - Tuesday 13 July
Applicants advised of interview allocationsThursday 15 July
GPEx interview are scheduled with applicantsFriday 16 July – Friday 23 July
GPEx interviewsSaturday 24 July – Sunday 8 August
Training offers are madeMonday 9 August – Thursday 19 August
Training offers finalisedFriday 20 August

Application Process

Step 1: Apply online

If you wish to apply through the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners you can do so by applying via their website during the application period here.

Step 2: Pay application fee and participate in stage 1 assessment

Application fee: $725

Due date: Payable upon registration for CAAKT – Tuesday 25 May 2021

Stage 1 assessment

  • Candidate Assessment and Applied Knowledge Test (CAAKT)

Selection Timetable

  • Eligible candidates enrol and pay the application fee and book in CAAKT stage 1 assessment – Tuesday 25 May 2021
  • Candidate sits CAAKT assessment – Wednesday 16 June – Thursday 17 June 2021

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Step 3: Participate in stage 2 assessment with GPEx

Stage 2 assessment – Panel interview with GPEx

  • GPEx will notify candidates of the interview date and time Interview with GPEx representative
  • Second intake offers sent and acceptances due within 7 day

Selection Timetable

  • GPEx to notify candidates of interview date and time – Friday 16 July – Friday 23 July 2021N.B. Interstate based candidates will be invited to interview remotely.”
  • Interviews conducted with GPEx – Saturday 24 July – Sunday 8 August 2021
  • GPEx to notify candidates of selection outcomes. Offers and acceptances due within 7 days of offer – Monday 9 August – Thursday 19 August 2021

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Do you have questions about the process?
Our Selection Team are here to help

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Information sessions and webinars

GPEx hosted a range of information sessions and webinars in 2020. To ensure you have all the information you need, catch up here.

RACGP webinars can be found below.

NameDateTimeRegistration Link
RACGP – Application and selection processThursday 18 March6pm AWST (9pm AEDT)Register here
RACGP – Rural Pathway and FARGPThursday 25 March7.30pm AEDTRegister here
RACGP – Application and selection processTuesday 6 April12pm AESTRegister here
RACGP – Candidate Assessment and Applied Knowledge Test (CAAKT)Thursday 3 June6pm AESTRegister here