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International medical graduates and US osteopathic medical graduates

Are you a student or graduate of a medical school outside of Canada and the US, or a graduate of an osteopathic school of medicine in the US? If so, this page is for you.

CaRMS administers the electronic process that matches medical students and residents with residency programs throughout the country. This means that we’ll be an important step along your journey to becoming a practicing physician in Canada.

One of our priorities is to make the residency match process as easy as possible for you. There are several ways you can prepare for entering a CaRMS residency match.

Review the information below to get started.

Match overview

Match overview
View a brief overview of your match year. Read more »

Match timelines

Match timelines
Review the match timeline – an important resource for you throughout the match year. Read more »

Match pages

Match pages
Find out more about our residency match services. Read more »

Your application

Your application
Find out about what your application will include. Read more »

Data and reports

Data and reports
Find out about our research and data activities and access reports and statistics. Read more »

FAQs

FAQs
Frequently asked questions Read more »

Help resources

Help resources
Browse the help resources available to you to help facilitate your match year. Read more »

Match tips

Match tips
View tips on ranking, interviews and more. Read more »

IMG resources

IMG resources
View helpful resources for IMGs seeking information on practicing in Canada. Read more »

Policies

Policies
Learn about the CaRMS policies that will govern your match year. Read more »

Need help?

Need help?
CaRMS help desk
help@carms.ca
1.877.227.6742