Scotland Deanery Map

Foundation Programme (FP)

Scotland Foundation School is part of Scottish Medical Training.

FP doctors must group preference areas within Scotland before preferencing programmes. 

Popularity, lowest entry score and size of the foundation school can be seen below.

Academic Foundation Programme (AFP)

Scotland Academic Foundation Programme is managed by Scottish Medical Training.

AFP posts vary depending on the region they are located in. These posts all have a clinical F1 year and an academic component in the F2 year.

Vacancies, applications and competition ratios can be seen below.

Hospitals in Scotland Foundation School

Scotland is split into four regions: North, East, South East and West. Once someone has been accepted into the Scotland Foundation School, they then apply for a specific region.

Scotland - North

Aberdeen Maternity Hospital

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Belford Hospital

Caithness General Hospital

Dr Gray’s Hospital

Gilbert Bain Hospital

Lorn and Islands Hospital

Raigmore Hospital

Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital

Royal Cornhill Hospital

Western Isles Hospital

Woodend Hospital

Scotland - East

Ninewells Hospital

Perth Royal Infirmary

Scotland - South East

Borders General Hospital

Royal Hospital for Sick Children – Edinburgh

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

St John’s Hospital

Victoria Hospital

Western General Hospital

Scotland - West

Ailsa Hospital

Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre

Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Gartnavel General Hospital

Glasgow Royal Infirmary

Inverclyde Royal Hospital

New Stobhill Hospital

Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

Royal Alexandra Hospital – Paisley

Royal Hospital for Children – Glasgow

University Hospital Ayr

University Hospital Crosshouse

University Hospital Hairmyres

University Hospital Monklands

University Hospital Wishaw

Vale of Leven District General Hospital