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With the help of our members and partners, we’re fulfilling our education, practice and policy ambitions, both in the UK and overseas.

We’re proud of our rich heritage and international reputation as a centre of excellence. Here, you can find out about the significant achievements of the College to date, our current focuses and our bold plans for further healthcare transformation.

What we do

Learn how the RCOG is addressing a huge range of issues in women’s healthcare globally. We’re raising the standards of practice with training, research and with greater communication between women, practitioners and policy-makers.


Today, the College supports over 17,500 members across the world, providing opportunities for advancement in individual careers as well as the wider field of O&G. Get more information on the benefits of membership and how to join here.

Get involved in our work

Would you like to help shape the future direction of the College ? We have a range of opportunities to help guide our decision-making and make sure stakeholder voices are represented in everything we do.

Advertising, sponsorship and corporate opportunities

We want to ensure our members have access to the best opportunities for developing specialist knowledge and skills. If your organisation shares this goal, considering advertising with us or sponsoring an event to reach new audiences.

Campaigning and opinions

Topical subjects and key RCOG campaigns, including briefings on policy, scientific or clinical issues that are in the media spotlight.

Global network

The RCOG connects a global network of experienced obstetricians and gynaecologists from across the world.


The RCOG is a registered charity which, since 2013, has been governed by both a Board of Trustees and a College Council. You can read more about how responsibilities are divided between these bodies and our brilliant network of committees, officers and College staff.

Groups and societies

The associations and specialist societies we work with have made some incredible contributions to the field of O&G. Find out more about these professional groups, their specialisms and the way the RCOG partner with them to achieve change. You can also find information on membership options.


We manage and develop our activities and employment practices in accordance to our policies. All of these policies, procedures and regulations can be found here for your reference.

Facilities and venue hire

Our outstanding facilities at 10 Union Street are available for hire. Our newly refurbished spaces make for an impressive venue, suitable for conferences, drinks receptions or dinners. Browse our event space brochure and see for yourself.