Royal College

Who is RCCI?

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is the national professional not-for-profit association that oversees the medical education and training of specialists in Canada.

Who we are, What we do


The Royal College accredits the university programs that train resident physicians for specialty practice, and administers the examinations required for specialist certification to ensure that all specialists practice under a common standard of competence to improve the health and care of Canadians.

Royal College International is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Royal College that has charitable status.

Royal College International was created to promote and deliver programs and services on behalf of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.