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Documents Needed to Apply for FCPS Exams: A Step-by-Step Guide

Fri 09, 2023
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Fellowship of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (FCPS) is a specialty fellowship diploma awarded by the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. Are you planning to apply for the Fellowship of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (FCPS) exams? Confused about the application procedures? In this comprehensive guide, we will provide a step-by-step walkthrough on what are the documents needed for FCPS exams.

Check your Eligibility

Before you begin your FCPS journey, it’s crucial to ensure your eligibility for the examination.

FCPS applicants must hold a primary medical degree or BDS (for FCPS 1 in Dentistry) or an equivalent qualification registered with the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC).

Additionally a one-year house job at a PMDC-approved institution must have been completed one month prior to the exam date.

Ensure you have a valid PMDC registration certificate or renewal receipt along with a provisional PMDC registration certificate.

These are the key eligibility requirements essential for applying for the FCPS Part 1 examination.

Documents Required to Apply for FCPS Part 1 Exam

When applying for the FCPS Part 1 examination, Originals or attested photocopies of the following documents are required.

Your primary medical or BDS degree or provisional medical college certificate is the primary document required for the application. Additionally, you should have a valid registration certificate from the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council.

If you are a foreign candidate, you must provide a current registration certificate from the medical council of your own country as determined by PMDC.

In case your PMDC certificate has expired, you need to submit a fee receipt for PMDC renewal along with the expired PMDC certificate.

Furthermore, you must include a certificate of completion of a one-year house job from a PMDC-approved institution. This certificate should be officially countersigned by the institution’s head.

Ensure that the attesters are fellows of CPSP or hold positions such as the principal/professor of a PMDC-approved medical college or the head of a medical institution/Postgraduate Medical Institute/medical superintendent.

Preparing for FCPS exams can be challenging, but you can surely crack it by proper preparation strategy. Make sure you meet all the eligibility criteria and double-check all supporting documents when applying. Qualifying for FCPS will undoubtedly open up numerous opportunities for your career growth.

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