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            PGMI issues FINAL MERIT LIST for FCPS-II Training January, 2018.            Pre-Induction EC at 9:00 AM on 16th January, 2018.            PGMI issues the Provisional Merit List of candidates for FCPS-II Training in January, 2018.            Diploma's requirement for Registration with KMU.            Diploma Admission for the session January 2018.            CPSP Notification about resident who have not been able to find residency positions.            Diploma examination announce for the Year 2017.            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Sub-Specialty for the session January, 2018.            Attention: FCPS-II session July 2017 Private Hospital/CMHs trainees submitted the documents for award of stipend.            Relieving order of FCPS-II TMOs on completion of their training in January 2018.            Notification! Sub-Specialty Interviews Session January 2018.            One day Symposium on "Career planning and Counselling" for Final Year Students and House Officers/Passed FCPS-I doctors.            Circular: 2nd MOCK EXAM FOR TMOs OF MEDICINE & ALLIED (IMM).            MOCK Examination for IMM Preparation of Surgery & Allied TMOs (IMM TOACS).            Feedback from Prof: Intekhab Alam, CEO PGMI with regard to Mock Examination.            MOCK Examination in Post Graduate Medical Institute.            Circular: MOCK Examination for FCPS-II TMOs of Medicine & Allied.            Announcement of Admission for MCPS-HPE Batch 2018-20 by CPSP.            Diploma Examination Form for 2017.            Induction into the Health Management Cadre.            PGMI issues Stipend cheque to MTI/HMC.            CPSP Notification.            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding FCPS-II Induction July, 2017 remaining candidates.            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding MCPS Induction July, 2017.            Remaining vacant slots for MCPS (Session July, 2017).            Interview of the remaining FCPS-II Candidates on 25th July 2017.            PGMI issues FINAL MERIT LIST for MCPS Training for the session July, 2017.            Relieving order of FCPS-II TMOs on completion of their training in July 2017.            Attention MCPS Candidates for the session July 2017.            Attention! Postgraduate Residents who could not avail the slot in FCPS-II training session July 2017.            Bann on Internship.            Induction / Transfer of Powers.            Office Order of re-interviewed TMOs of Sub-Specialty (Medicine & Allied) for the Session July 2017.             PGMI issues Official Notification regarding FCPS-II Induction July, 2017.            PGMI issues FINAL MERIT LIST for FCPS-II Training July, 2017.            ATTENTION TMO’s            Medical & Allied Sub-Specialties Re-Interview            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Interviews of FCPS-II Session July 2017.            Attention: FCPS-II session January 2017 trainees submitted the documents for award of stipend.            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Sub-Specialty for the session July, 2017.            Merit List of Subspecialty FCPS-II Candidates for Interview on 19.06.2017            NOTIFICATION! Sub-Specialty Interviews Session July 2017.            Transfer of Responsibilities of Postgraduate Residents (PGRs) to MTIs.            PGMI Executive Council Meeting on 07/06/2017.            The online form is available now ... Please register and apply for FCPS-II            MCPS Session July 2017 Provisional Merit List.            Attention! Instruction for MCPS Written test to be held on 12 May 2017 (Friday).            MCPS Screening Test Roll Number list for the Session July 2017.            Two-day Workshop of “Leadership For the Future”            Attention! MCPS Entry Test date has been announced for the Session July, 2017.            Letter to Secretary Health Govt: of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa regarding creation of FCPS-II, MCPS and Diploma slots.            Good News! Health Department's letter regarding International Fellowship Program at EDGE Hill University.            Another landmark achieved by PGMI on 21/04/2017.            One day workshop on "Medical Errors: Prevention at Individual and System Level for improved Patient Safety"            MoU for Dental FCPS-II Training.            Application proforma for Leave, IMM Experience/Exam, Resignation etc etc..            Circular: Invitation to All TMOs moot with President College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan.            Circular: Invitation for Annual General Body Meeting by CPSP.            Dean PGMI meet with the Royal Colleges representatives.            MCPS Admission for the session July 2017            Mock Examination for TMOs of Diploma of Anesthesia March, 2017.            Relieving order of FCPS-II TMOs on completion of their training 2017.            Mock Examination for TMOs of Diploma of Anesthesia.            CIRCULAR! Application proforma for TMOs            Official Notification! Change of training Institutes, Specialties and Supervisors WITHHELD.            PGMI’s TMO achievement in FCPS-II Exam conducted by CPSP-Karachi            Pictures of 1st Maternal Death Surveillance and Response Orientation Workshop            Leave Rules during the TMO Ship            MOCK Examination for PGMI Diplomas            Letter to President College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP), Karachi.            Attention: New Course Completion Certificate proforma            Attention! Change of Specialty, Hospital/Unit is banned            Pictures of Entry test for various PGMI Diplomas.            Provisional Merit List of DIPLOMA’s Candidates for Induction January 2017-18            PGMI issues Official Notification (Dentistry) regarding Induction January, 2017            Congratulation to Dentistry TMOs            Court asks govt to withdraw PGMI’s dissolution            Admission Open: - PGMI announces Diplomas for the session 2017-18            One Day CME Symposium on “Gastrointestinal Cancers”            Gastroenterology Subspecialty slots at MH Rawalpindi            Attention: MCPS trainees submitted the documents for award of stipend.            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Sub-Specialty for the session January, 2017            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Induction January, 2017            PGMI issues FINAL MERIT LIST for FCPS-II Training January, 2017            PGMI issues Provisional Merit list for session January, 2017            Office Order for FCPS-II induction Selection Committee meeting dated 20th, 21th and 22th Dec,2016 at PGMI, Peshawar.             One Day CME Workshop for TMOs on “BCLS on Quality CPR”            Sub-Specialty interview of Med & Allied Groups on dated 15/12/2016 at 10:00 AM             Attention: Eligibility for reappearance in the coming FCPS-II interview            Speciality and Unit wise list of total number of TMO’s working in MTI/ATH & MTI/KTH            ATTENTION: Undertaking Proforma for Induction Session January, 2017            PGMI announces FCPS-II Induction for the Session January, 2017            Doctor Awareness Session/CME Event on “Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Early Stage Breast Cancer”, Bannu.            Doctor Awareness Session/CME Event on “Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Early Stage Breast Cancer”, DIK.            CONGRATULATION TO ALL POST GRADUATE TRAINEES            PGMI SYMPOSIUM CERTIFICATES DATED 25TH OCTOBER, 2016.            Official Notification: Sub-Specialty interviews session January, 2017            One Day CME Symposium for Faculty and TMOs on “Breast Cancer Updates”            One Day Workshop for TMOs on “Research Integrity”.            Admissions are open in Certificate in Health Professional Education (CHPE)            Clarification of paid slots at PGMI            Visit of Deputy Dean to Hospitals outside KPK            Advisory for improvement of conduct and development of interpersonal skills            Meeting regarding motivating doctors towards Anesthesia on special directives of the Govt. of KPK            Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony between PGMI & different hospitals for FCPS-II Training            Attention TMOs! Stipend will be paid on time. Do not believe in rumors            PGMI issues Official Notification on newly created slots for FCPS-II Induction July, 2016            List of the newly created slots for FCPS-II Training for MBBS and BDS Candidates            List of relieved TMOs on completion of FCPS-II Training            Interviews of the remaining candidates of FCPS-II Induction July, 2016            List of nominated TMOs for "Patient Centered Professionalism" Workshop at PGMI on July 27-28, 2016            Re-interview for FCPS-II Induction July, 2016 on newly created slots            Attention! Newly passed IMM TMOs            CME / CPD Workshop on "Patient Centered Professionalism" at PGMI            PGMI issues Official Notification regarding Induction July, 2016            Re-interview of Surgery & Allied of Induction July 2016 shall be on 03-07-2016            PGMI issues FINAL MERIT LIST for FCPS-II Training July, 2016            PGMI issues the Provisional Merit List of candidates for FCPS-II Training in July, 2016             Official Notification : Sub-Specialty interviews session July, 2016            Change in interview dates for FCPS-II induction            Congratulations TMOs!!! Revised stipend shall be paid from July 1, 2016            Medical Oncology: A new sub-specialty at PGMI            Applications Open: FCPS-II Training Induction for the Session July, 2016 has been announced by PGMI.            Good news for the doctors who wish to be inducted as TMO at PGMI            Mother's Day: Deputy Speaker Prof.Dr. Meher Taj Roghani attended the event as Chief Guest.            Diploma Examinations in progress at PGMI            PGMI Launches its new official website.



The courses of various Diplomas shall be for a period of two years each starting in January of each year. MD and MS courses will be of five years duration.

The courses shall be held at the institutions affiliated with Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar.

The arrangement of accommodation will be the trainee’s own responsibility.

No stipend shall be paid to Private diploma students, note that Govt: trainees seeking training in PGMI shall obtain E.O.L from Govt: to make them eligible for stipend from PGMI.

English shall be the medium of instruction and examination.


The admission to the above Diploma / Degree courses shall be open to any candidate who is a medical graduate of one of the Universities recognized and registered by PM&DC.

The candidate must be currently registered with Pakistan Medical and Dental Council as a Medical Practitioner. Foreign candidates must be registered with the medical registration authority of that country If the candidate has received training in Pakistan then he must be registered with PMDC.

Candidate should must produce Registration of PGMI before induction as TMO.

The candidate has done one year Resident House Job in a recognized teaching Institution in the relevant specialty or in medicine and allied or surgery and allied (as applicable) or one year of rotational training in medical and allied or surgical and allied disciplines (as applicable), Or, having subsequent to graduation done at least one year practical experience as Registrar / Medical Officer in the specialty in a teaching Institute / District Headquarters Hospital or other recognized hospital under the supervision of a specialist, Has good moral and professional character.

The candidate should not be above the age of 45 years on the last date of application for the Diplomas or Degrees.

All civil servants applying or the training of FCPS/MCPS/Diploma course would have to get Extra Ordinary Leave from Government and will be paid stipend by PGMI if selected.

All trainees would fill affidavit to serve periphery after completion of their training.



Application for all the courses will be invited by the Chief Executive Officer. Postgraduate Medical Institute. Peshawar through an advertisement in the press to reach the office by a specified date and time. Applications received after the due date will not be entertained. The required documents, duly attested by a competent authority as mentioned in the application form, must accompany the application form. Incomplete application forms will not be accepted. Applicants for various Diploma / Degree course shall undergo a written test in the form of multiple choice questions (75 marks) with in their respective specialty. To be considered for admission, at least 50% marks need to be obtained. The applicants will have to appear before selection committee formed by the Chief Executive Officer. Postgraduate Medical Institute. Peshawar for an interview which will carry 25 marks. Interview marks will be added to the total. The decision of the selection committee will be final.

Adjustment of Merit Marks for admission to PGMI Courses:

Merit marks for academic performance Maximum marks 45. These merit marks shall be calculated as under:


50% to 59% --------------------------------- 20

60% to 69% --------------------------------- 30

70% to 74% --------------------------------- 40

75% or above ------------------------------- 45

For Diploma courses, five marks shall be deducted for each additional attempt in each professional examination prior to making a final total of marks.

For Diploma courses, house job in the relevant specialty for at least 6 months shall carry 5 marks per 6 months. House job in other specialties shall carry 3 marks per House Job of 6 months.

Registrar/Medical Officer in the relevant specialty shall carry 10 & 5 marks respectively per completed year in the specialty with maximum of 2 years

Experience as Registrar / Medical Officer in other related specialties shall carry 3 marks per year for a maximum of two years.

In case of candidates who have attained the necessary experience in pediatrics abroad they must produce a certificate from the Head of the Institution or the head of the department that the department has the necessary infrastructure. They must be registered with the medical registration authority of that country.

In service candidates should belong to the Provincial Health Service of Government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and must be selectee of Public Service Commission.

Adhoc employees can also apply for admission to these courses but they shall be treated as Private Candidates and if selected shall have to resign from Adhoc service or produce NOC from Department of Health.

Final categorization of adhoc and permanent Government service shall be made at the time of interview.

No candidate undergoing training shall engage in any government or private service or private practice during the course. Strict disciplinary action will be initiated against those TMOs who get involved in private practice and 2nd job during their training. This may result in termination of their training.

In case of vacancy due to non-availability of a suitable in service candidate only one vacancy shall be filled from amongst the private candidates found otherwise suitable, in addition to the fixed quota in each specialty.

Applications from Federal Government Autonomous and Semiautonomous bodies and Armed Forces shall be filled from amongst the private candidates found otherwise suitable in addition to the fixed quota in each specialty (if any).

In service candidates selected for training shall be posted against the Trainee Medical Officer posts and shall be considered on duty.

Candidates will be admitted to DCP and 6 candidates to each of the other diploma course. The ratio of in service and private candidates will be will be 3 to 1. (for DCP 7 Govt: TMOs, 3 Private TMOs and 3 reserved Seats, for all other Diplomas 4 Govt: TMOs 2 Private TMOs and 3 Reserved seats. Reserved seats are: 1 for Baluchistan, 1 for Armed Forces and 1 for foreign candidates). In case no suitable candidate is available from the reserved quota then the vacant seat will be filled from amongst the private candidates.

The number of seats, both in services and private candidates, for various Diploma/ Degree courses will be fixed by the Academic Council as and when deemed necessary.

Training and Examination:

A. Candidate for examination must have completed and written a research project assigned to him by Head of the Department at least three months before the examination Candidates can only appear in the final examination if their research project is approved by the supervisor/Head of the Department.

B. All candidates are required to complete a log book during their training period duly attested by the relevant head of department.

C. Internal assessment of all candidates is mandatory and shall be conducted by their departmental faculty every six months and report submitted to the Department of Medical Education of PGMI.

D. At the end of the course, an examination shall be held by Khyber Medical University. Peshawar at Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar There shall be no supplementary examination.

E. The maximum number of attempts for the Diploma and MD/MS examinaStions shall be four in a time period of three years after completion of the course. This rule shall apply to all Diploma as well as MD/MS courses of PGMI.

F. Success in the Diploma examination shall lead to the award of Diploma in the relevant specialty by Khyber Medical University, Peshawar.

G. Successful candidates in the Diploma / Degree examinations shall be placed in two categories as under:

Pass “Ordinary’ if the candidate has passed and obtained less than 80% marks in the aggregate of all the subjects.

H. Pass “With Distinction” if the candidate has passed and obtained 80% or more marks in the aggregate of all the subjects.

I. The examination for the above Diplomas/Degree shall be open to any candidate who has undertaken training in the relevant specialty during an academic term of two years for Diploma (continuous attendance) and of two to five years for degree courses (as applicable) in Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar and has attended a minimum of 80% of the course lectures, demonstrations, ward round and other academic activities.

J. Candidate falling short of lectures or clinical demonstrations above this percentage shall be permitted to appear in the next examination if they make up the deficiency.

K. A candidate who, though qualifying for the examination, does not appear in the examination or fails in the examination may be permitted to appear at any subsequent examination as a private candidate within a period of three years of qualifying for the examination.

L. No trainee/candidate will be allowed to sit in the examinations unless he/she has successfully completed all mandatory workshops by PGMI and KMU as detailed below

• Research Methodology and Bio-statistics

• Clinical Research Orientation and Project writing

• Professionalism including Communication Skills

• Bio-ethics

M. Any candidate not fulfilling any of the criteria of the below will not be allowed to sit in the examination.

o Attendance more than 80%.

o Mandatory workshops.

o NOC/Recommendation from Supervisor.

o Upto date log book.

Examinations Fees:

i. Every candidate shall forward his application for admission to the examination to the Controller of Examination, Khyber Medical University Peshawar through the Chief Executive Officer, Postgraduate Medical Institute Peshawar thirty days before the commencement of the examination accompanied by the prescribed examination fee.

ii. The examination fees for various Diploma / Degree courses held by Khyber Medical University, Peshawar at Postgraduate Medical Instituted, Peshawar shall be as follows (this fee structure may be changed as and when required):

University (KMU) Registration Fee:-----------------Rs. 1000/-

Theory paper fee (per paper):---------------------------Rs. 500/-

Practical/viva fee (Per Viva/Practical):-----------Rs. 500/-

Detailed Marks Certificate (Charges (KMU):-------Rs. 300/-

Thesis examination fee(PhD) (KMU):-------------Ps 10000/-

Transcript fee (KMU):-------------------------------------Rs. 1000/-

Re-totaling charges (KMU):-----------------------------Rs. 1500/-

Re-evaluation charges:----------------------------------Rs. 3000/-

Degree/Diploma charges:--------------------------------Rs. 5000/-

Duplicate Diploma/Degree Charges:----------------Rs. 5000/-

Admission fees for PGMI:

The following fees and subscriptions are payable at the time of admission to Diploma. Masters, MD/MS, PhD and other courses conducted at Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar this is subject to change as and when required/deemed necessary by PGMI) Certificate courses (Enquire form Chief Executive’s office)

PG Diploma: -------------------- Rs. 30000/- per diploma (full course)

MCPS : ----------------------------- Rs. 30000/- Per Annum.

Master : --------------------------- Rs. 20000/- Per Annum.

M Phil : --------------------------- Rs. 25000/- Per Annum.

PhD : ------------------------------- Rs. 30000/- Per Annum.

MD/MS : --------------------------- Rs. 30000/- Per Annum.

Observer ship: ------------------ Rs. 10000/- Per Quarter.

Prospectus fee will be Rs. 3000/- payable to PGMI.

Admission Fee once paid, 75% and 50% of the fee will be refunded if the withdrawal from the course is made within one week and one month respectively.

All candidates will be charged Rs.10,000/- as Library security which will be refundable at the time of leaving the Institute.

A refundable security equal to one month stipend shall be payable to PGMI on induction. i.e Diplomas/FCPS candidates will pay the security which is refundable after completion of training.

Annual Retention Fee:

An annual retention fee is charged by KMU from all trainees as under. All trainees will have to pay the annual retention fee per year to PGMI to be paid to KMU annually (in addition to admission fee and examination fee):

Annual retention fee for M Phil/PhD: Rs. 25000/- per student per year.

Annual retention fee for Masters/Diploma: Rs. 5000/- per student per year.

(Annual retention fee and examination fee for MD/MS will be decided by KMU/PGMI and communicated later on)

(Note: for variations in these statutes, rules and regulations please also see the respective individual Diploma/Degree section)