For general eligibility requirements, applicants must:
ENT-specific Eligibility Requirements:
The selection process uses three selection tools, each contributing a weighted score as:
Only the top ranked suitable applicants will progress to the interview stage. The number of applicants interviewed will be based on estimated number of positions available in 2023.
Compulsory 6 months paeds surg, 6 months head/neck surg
Placements / Courses / Research / Assessments; managed by ASOHNS
Clinical Exam – must be passed within first 2 years of training – max 4 attempts
Specialty Surgical Exam in OHNS (120 MCQs, 2.5 hours) – may be attempted at same time as GSSE.
Must be passed within first 2 years of first rotation/research. Max 4 attempts
Competency-based (Novice / Intermediate / Competent) – trainees need to meet requirements to progress.
ASOHNS Member Fee: AUD $1425-$1520; $365 joining fee
SET training fee: AUD $3590 for RACS + $525 for OHNS
GSSE: AUD $4,650.00
Clinical / OSCEs: AUD $3,270.00
Specialty Surgical Sciences exam: AUD $2,150.00
Fellowship exam: AUD $8,950.00
AUD $575 + $810 (for ASOHNS)
PGY Intake Year (earliest)
Training Duration (minimum)