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RCGP exam results reveal narrowing gaps between UK and overseas graduates


I find it hard to believe there is racism. I am a UK trained asian graduate and scored highest in my VTS in the CSA despite sitting it very early. The second highest score in my VTS was also obtained by a asian UK graduate. Before someone states oh the rest of your colleagues must be IMGs. The answer to this is NO. We scored far better than any of our 'white' UK graduate colleagues. The exam is based on communication skills, medical knowledge and clinical ability. Having practised with some IMGs I can understand why they would fail the exam and cannot blame racism as the cause.

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23 Jan 2015

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