Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of London is a prestigious accolade, held by some of the most innovative and exceptional physicians in the world. It is a mark of your achievement and skill as a doctor and recognises your ongoing contribution to the profession.
Fellowship comes with many benefits, including:
Please download the documents below for a full list of benefits and fellowship fee concessions.
Unlike our membership categories, doctors can not apply to become a fellow but have to be nominated. There are two routes to becoming a fellow:
There is no examination involved in becoming a fellow of the RCP.
Proposers can nominate a fellow via the online proposal form - please see the Fellowship proposal link in My RCP (you must be logged in to access the proposal form)
In any given year, the deadline for submitting a proposal form is 1 September for election to fellowship in March the following year. For example, if a nomination form is received on 20th August 2016, then the candidate’s name will go forward to the election in 2017.