FRCS Exit Exam Course (Section 2) in General Surgery (Preparatory Course)

Get an FRCS from the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) right here in India

Gone are the days when one must compulsorily travel to the UK to pursue an FRCS. Now MIOT Hospitals – Chennai, in association with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is providing you an opportunity to train for the FRCS Exit Exam in General Surgery right here in India. The course being offered at MIOT is equivalent to the one in the UK. Not only does it greatly increase the candidate’s chances of passing the exam, but it also removes the need for training and living in the UK.

Date & Venue Details

Date : 29th to 31st July 2020

Venue : MIOT International, 4/112, Mount Poonamalle Road, Manapakkam, Chennai, 600 089 Tamil Nadu, India.

INTERNATIONAL FRCS

The four Royal Colleges of the United Kingdom and Ireland have introduced the FRCS (International) Exit examination specifically aimed at International candidates who have completed their postgraduate training or are close to completion of their surgical training (in their country).

To help candidates successfully complete this prestigious examination, various courses are held in the UK. Similarly, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in association with MIOT International is holding a 3-day course specifically aimed at helping Indian postgraduates getting their FRCS degree. This 3-day course is conducted by a team consisting of surgeons both from the UK and Chennai. The expert team of trainers includes surgeons from premier hospitals in the United Kingdom and MIOT Hospitals.

TRAINING ON PAR WITH UK STANDARDS

The course being offered in Chennai is equivalent to the one in the United Kingdom, with eminent faculty flying from the UK to spearhead the course. Candidates thereby won’t miss out on what is being offered in the UK.

WORLDWIDE RECOGNITION

The FRCS Exit Exam Preparatory Course at MIOT is conducted by the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The experience gained here helps to pass the FRCS International Exam, which is recognized in the UK, Canada, Gulf, Australia and New Zealand.

IDEAL TIME FOR PREPARING FOR FRCS

With the FRCS Exit Exam scheduled to be held in October 2020, there is no better time to gear up for it than by attending the FRCS Exit Exam Preparatory Course at MIOT.

MIOT’S VALUABLE 3 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE

MIOT International, Chennai has 3 years of organizing the FRCS Exit Exam Preparatory Course. With individual and group training sessions along with the condensation of invaluable experience, MIOT assures excellent results.

WHO WILL BENEFIT

Indian Surgeons who have completed their postgraduate training (MS, DNB, MCh) or are in the process of completing their training can apply to sit for this examination. It will give them an opportunity to obtain an international qualification that will be recognized worldwide. Following successful completion of the examination, the surgeon should be able to achieve a standard that will enable him or her to work as an independent consultant.

ELIGIBILITY

The applicants should have completed 6 years since completion of their MBBS & need to provide 3 structured references & submit a logbook in order to attain their eligibility to sit for the examination. The candidates should have completed a structured training programme & Indian training will be considered for eligibility to appear for the examination. Following successful completion of the examination, candidates will be eligible to become a Fellow of one of the Royal Colleges.

 

PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME SCHEDULE

Will be updated Soon

Convenor

Mr. Doug McWhinnie (RCSEd Clinical Lead)
Dr. Prithvi Mohandas
Mr. Ian Hawthorne (Faculty)
Mr. C R Selvasekar (Faculty)
Dr. Karthik Maruthachalam (Faculty)

Fee

£375.00
£340 Course fee
(for RCSEd Members / Fellows)

Contact

Education Section
education@rcsed.ac.uk
0131 527 1600

Relevant Grades

ST5, ST6, ST7, ST8,
SpR, Staff Grade
Locum, SAS

 

Registration Details

To register please visit: https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/events-courses/course-details-a-preparation-course-for-examinations-in-general-surgery

Organiser

Dr. Karthik Maruthachalam,

MIOT International

bariatric@miothospitals.com

RSVP:

Ms. Monica

Mob: +91 77080 68218

Email: monica.gk@miothospitals.com

 

Past Events

 

FRCS Exit Exam Course (Section 2) in General Surgery (Preparatory Course) – 16, 17, 18 July 2019 @ MIOT International Chennai (Gallery)

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FRCS Exit Exam Course (Section 2) in General Surgery (Preparatory Course) – 5th, 6th and 7th April 2017 @ MIOT International Chennai (Gallery)

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FRCS Exit Exam Course (Section 2) in General Surgery (Preparatory Course) Conducted on 14th, 15 th and 16th April, 2016 @ MIOT International Chennai (Gallery)

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Testimonials from candidates who attended the preparatory course at MIOT and successfully passed the FRCS

It made a huge difference when I sat for the exam. The whole team from MIOT took a lot of effort and care to conduct the course. I would recommend it to candidates who are sitting for FRCS.”

- Dr. Chirag Thakkar - Course Candidate who Successfully Passed the FRCS

Let me introduce myself as Siddharth, a Chennaite from Anna Nagar who attended the FRCS MIOT preparatory course. I am delighted to inform you that I have been successful in the JSCFE exam conducted in KL and have also become a fellow of the RCSEd. In fact, most of the guys who attended the course at Chennai have been successful. Thank you sir for the wonderful program at Chennai, which was representative of the real life situation at KL. Kindly continue to do the same.”

- Dr. Siddharth - Course Candidate who Successfully Passed the FRCS