Academic Foundation Programme (AFP) in NCTFS
The Academic Foundation Programme (AFP) is a two-year programme that consists of one academic research placement in the second year of training.
Academic recruitment is managed via the national online recruitment system and foundation schools join together to form Academic Units of Application (AUoAs). For full details, please go to the Academic/How to Apply page on the UK Foundation Programme Office (UKFPO) website. This also contains a recruitment timeline plus links to all the relevant documentation.
For F1 entry in August 2016, NCTFS will be offering the following 21 academic research F2 placements:
- Virology x 2
- Neurology and Neuroscience x 2
- Cellular Pathology x 2
- Nuclear Medicine x 2
- Medical Education
- Primary Care and Population Health x 3
- Women's Health
- Clinical Pharmacology/Cardiovascular
All applicants should note that: