POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE

University of Colombo

Calendar of Examinations – 2017

 

Applications are entertained by me from Medical/Dental Officers possessing the minimum requirements prescribed in the relevant examination circular to sit for the under mentioned examinations to be held in the year 2017 :-
(Please note that the dates are subject to change and applications should be sent only after the relevant circular is issued)

 

January

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
January
6 Selection Examination in MD (Surgery) – MCQ Paper 07 Dec. ‘16
7 Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Physiology – Section I 16 Dec. ‘16
9 MD (Medical Administration) Part I 30 Nov. ‘16
9 MSc in Human Nutrition 30 Nov. ‘16
11 Selection Examination in MD (Ophthalmology) 29 Dec. ‘16
13 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester III –  Batch 6) 30 Nov. ‘16
20 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IB – MCQ Paper 19 Dec ‘16
24 MD (Paediatrics)  – Theory Papers 21 Dec, ‘16
27 Selection Examination in MD (Forensic Medicine) 10 Jan. ‘17
30 MD (Dermatology) 07 Dec. ‘16

February

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
February
7 Selection Examination in MD (Obstetrics & Gynecology) – MCQ Paper 02 Jan. ‘17
9 Selection Examination in MD (Family Medicine) – MCQ Paper 06 Jan. ‘17
13 MD (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) 16 Jan.‘17
14 MD (Surgery) 06 Jan.‘17
15 MD (Medicine) – Theory Papers 06 Jan.‘17
20 MD (Orthopaedic Surgery) 20 Jan. ‘17
20 MD (Family Medicine) 13 Jan. ‘17
21 Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sector Disaster Management 11 Jan.‘17
23 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases 13 Jan. ‘17
23 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester I – Batch 7) 13 Jan. ‘17
27 Postgraduate Diploma in Transfusion Medicine 13 Jan.‘17
27 Selection Examination in MD (Clinical Nutrition) 28 Dec.‘16
28 Selection Examination for MSc (Medical Administration) 13 Jan. ‘17

March

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
March
3 Selection Examination in MD (Dermatology) 27 Jan. ‘17
6 MD (Restorative Dentistry) 03 Feb. ‘17
9 MD (Anaesthesiology) Final 10  Feb. ‘17
14 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Reproductive Health 10 Feb. ‘17
16 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health 27 Jan. ‘17
24 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Elderly Medicine 10 Feb ‘17
27 MD (Orthodontics) 10 Feb. ‘17
28 Selection Examination in MD (Paediatrics) –   MCQ Paper 10 Feb. ‘17
28 Postgraduate Diploma in Psychiatry 23 Feb. ‘17
30 Selection Examination in MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 10 Feb. ‘17

April

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
April
3 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IA 03 March, ‘17
3 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Family Medicine 03 March, ‘17
21 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Psychiatry 17 March, ‘17
24 MD (Ophthalmology) Optics & Refraction  20 March, ‘17
26 Selection Examination in MD (Emergency Medicine) – MCQ Paper 10 March, ‘17
27 Selection Examination in MD (Medicine) – MCQ Paper 23 Feb. ‘17

May

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
May
8 Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases 03 April. ‘17
9 Selection Examination in Clinical Oncology 03 April, ‘17
15 Selection  Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Medicine 21March, ‘17
15 MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) 03 April, ‘17
22 MD (Oral Pathology) Part I 03 April, ‘17
24 Selection Examination in MD (Psychiatry) 21 April, ‘17
29 MD (Transfusion Medicine) 07 April, ‘17

June

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
June
1 Certificate of Competence in Anesthesiology 28 April, ‘17
5 Postgraduate Diploma in Chemical Pathology 05 May, ‘17
6 Postgraduate Diploma in Venereology 05 May, ‘17
6 Postgraduate Diploma in Reproductive Health 05 May, ‘17
8 Selection Examination in MD (Surgery) – MCQ Paper 05 May, ‘17
13 Postgraduate Diploma in Histopathology 12 May, ‘17
15 Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Haematology 02 May, ‘17
17 Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Physiology – Section II 25 May, ‘17
19 MD (Otorhinolaryngology) 05 May, ‘17
20 Course in Basic Laboratory  Sciences 19 May ‘17
22 MD (Ophthalmology) Ophthalmic Basic Sciences 26 May, ‘17
23 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital Dental Practice 19 May, ‘17
30 Selection Examination for MSc in Biomedical Informatics 19 May, ‘17

July

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
July
3 Postgraduate Diploma in Family Medicine 26 May, ‘17
3 Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Medicine 02 June, ‘17
4 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Venereology 26 May, ‘17
5 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IB – MCQ Paper 05 May, ‘17
10 MD in Histopathology 08 June, ‘17
12 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Microbiology 08 June, ‘17
17 MD in Chemical Pathology 16 June, ‘17
17 MSc  (Medical Administration) 08 June, ‘17
17 MD (Surgery) 16 June, ‘17
24 MD (Orthopaedic Surgery) 23 June, ‘17
25 MD (Paediatrics) – Theory Papers 23 June, ‘17
26 Postgraduate Diploma in Elderly Medicine 06 June,‘17
31 MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) Part II 26 May,‘17

August

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
August
1 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester II – Batch 7) 16 June, ‘17
2 Selection Examination in MD (Obstetrics & Gynecology) – MCQ Paper 16 June, ‘17
9 MD (Medicine) – Theory Papers 07 July, ‘17
17 MD (Anaesthesiology) Final 03 July, ‘17
21 MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) Theory Examination (2015 Prospectus) 14 July,‘17
28 MD (Clinical Oncology) Part I 28 July, ‘17
31 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester IV –  Batch 6) 28 July, ‘17

September

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
September
1 Selection Examination for MSc in Human Nutrition 28 July, ‘17
4 MD in Clinical Haematology 11 Aug. ‘17
5 Selection Examination in MD (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)/MD (Orthodontics)/MD (Restorative Dentistry) 28 July, ’17
11 MD (Medical Administration) Part II/Part II by Thesis 28 July, ‘17
15 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Pathology 04 Aug. ‘17
18 Selection Examination in Radiology 11 Aug. ‘17
18 MD (Clinical Oncology) Part II 18 Aug. ‘17
19 Selection Examination in MD (Paediatrics) – MCQ Paper 04 Aug. ‘17
21 Selection Examination for MSc (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 04 Aug. ’17

October

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
October
02 Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Medicine (Prospectus 2008/ Prospectus 2013) 18 Aug. ‘17
9 Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health 31 Aug.‘17
11 Selection Examination in MD (Medicine)  – MCQ Paper 18 Aug. ‘17
17 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Transfusion Medicine 08 Sept. ‘17
20 Ophthalmology Module IV 11 Sept. ‘17
23 MD (Emergency Medicine) 11 Sept. ‘17
23 MD (Psychiatry) 01 Sept. ’17
30 Selection Examination in MD (Health Informatics) 08 Sept, ‘17
31 Selection Examination for MSc in Forensic Medicine 11 Sept, ‘17

November

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
November
01 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Medicine 11 Sept. ‘17
2 MD (Medical Microbiology) 05 Oct. ‘17
2 MD (Medical Virology) 05 Oct. ‘17
6 MD (Otorhinolaryngology) 04 Oct.‘17
17 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Critical Care Medicine 02 Oct. ‘17
20 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IA 05 Oct. ‘17
28 MSc (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 13 Oct. ‘17

December

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
December
4 MD (Forensic Medicine) 25 Oct. ‘17
4 Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital Dental Practice 10 Oct. ’17
4 MD (Radiology) Part I/Part II 03 Nov. ’17
5 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sector Disaster Management 25 Oct. ‘17
7 Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Microbiology 06 Nov. ‘17
9 Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Physiology – Section III 17 Nov.‘17
11 MD (Venereology) 13 Nov. ‘17
19 Postgraduate Diploma in Critical Care Medicine 10 Nov.‘17

 

Note :  The date of commencement of the following examinations will be notified later by circular letters and publication on the website.

  • Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine
  • MD Geriatrics training programme – entry through Selection Examination in MD (Medicine)
  • Selection Examination in MD (Clinical Nutrition)
  • Selection Examination in MD Sport & Exercise Medicine

Examination circulars will be issued with further details in respect of each of the above examinations. These could be downloaded from the website www.pgim.cmb.ac.lk

Professor H. Janaka de Silva
Director, PGIM
No. 160, Professor Nandadasa Kodagoda Mawatha,
(Norris Canal Road)
Colombo 7.

23rd November, 2016.