immigration guide on Canadian Immigration for doctors.

Here's a simple step-to-step immigration guide on Canadian Immigration for doctors.

Step 1.

Find out if your medical degree is listed in the World Directory of Medical school:

Check here: cutt.ly/feOkARB

Hint: Input your country, select 'Yes' for Operational and search. 

Step 2.

Apply and qualify for a 'Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada'.

To qualify, you must:

- Pass the Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examinations (MCCQE I and MCCQE II)

- Complete a 12 months postgraduate training.

For more info:

Visit : Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada (LMCC)

RE: Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examinations (MCCQE I and MCCQE II):

MCCQE I: This can be written outside Canada. Check to see if there is a "Prometric" Test Centre in your country that facilitates this.

MCCQE II: Can only be written in Canada. 

Step 3:

Once Step 2 is completed you receive official certification from any of the below:

- The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
- College of Family Physicians of Canada;
- The College des Medecins du Quebec 


Read also : Scholarships & Jobs in Canada.


If you are busy & would rather outsource the whole process of:

- Applying for exams & medical registration.
- Sharing credentials with medical regulatory authorities & other organizations.
- Transitioning to practice in Canada, 

physiciansapply is your best platform. 

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Updated on 7:00-pm May 29, 2023