Specialty Applications

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ST4 Competition Ratios

The competition ratio for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ST4 training posts in 2020 was 1.29:1. 72 applications were made for 56 posts. 

Since 2021 the competition ratio reports have reported the Psychiatry ST4 specialties together as one total – see: Psychiatry (all specialties)

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This data has been taken from the reports available on NHS England’s Medical Specialty Training website (https://medical.hee.nhs.uk/medical-training-recruitment/). Data is presented here in a single table to make it easier to sort, filter and make comparisons across specialties, etc.

Competition for other specialties can be found on the main competition ratios page.

You can also view competition data for all specialties by year: 2023 competition ratios,  2022 competition ratios, 2021 competition ratios or training level: CT1/ST1 posts, ST3 posts and ST4 posts.

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