POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE

University of Colombo

Calendar of Examinations – 2019

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 2019 :-
(Please note that the dates are subject to change and applications should be sent only after the relevant circular is issued)

Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
4 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education 14 Dec. ‘18
7 MD (Medical Administration) Part I 30 Nov. ‘18
7 MSc in Human Nutrition 30 Nov. ‘18
8 MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry)  Theory Examination 30 Nov. ’18
9 Selection Examination in MD (Ophthalmology) 10 Dec. ‘18
14 Selection Examination in MD (Surgery) – MCQ Paper 21 Dec. ‘18
14 Postgraduate Diploma in Molecular Medicine – Exam II (Module 3 & 4) 31 Dec. ‘18
22 MD (Paediatrics)  – Theory Papers 21 Dec, ‘18
28 MD (Dermatology) 26 Dec. ‘18
29 MD (Medical Parasitology) 14 Jan. ‘19
31 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IB – MCQ Paper 29 Dec. ‘18
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
6 MD (Medicine) – Theory Papers – (2005 Prospectus & 2013 Prospectus) 08 Jan.‘19
11 MD (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) 10 Jan.‘19
12 MD (Surgery) 11 Jan.‘19
12 Postgraduate Diploma in Legal  Medicine 11 Jan.‘19
22 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases 18 Jan. ‘19
22 Postgraduate Diploma in Transfusion Medicine 18 Jan.‘19
25 MD (Orthopaedic Surgery) 24 Jan. ‘19
27 Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sector Disaster Management 14 Jan.‘19
27 Selection Examination in MD (Obstetrics & Gynecology) – MCQ Paper 25 Jan. ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
1 Selection Examination in MD (Dermatology) 28 Jan. ‘19
12 MD (Ophthalmology) Ophthalmic Basic Sciences 12 Feb. ‘19
12 Selection Examination in MD (Forensic Medicine) 10 Jan. ‘19
12 Selection Examination for MSc in Medical Toxicology (2016 Prospectus) 15 Feb. ‘19
15 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester I –  Batch 9) 15 Feb. ‘19
18 MD (Restorative Dentistry) 18 Feb. ‘19
21 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health 28 Jan. ‘19
22 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Elderly Medicine 08 Feb ‘19
26 Selection Examination in MD (Paediatrics) –   MCQ Paper 07 Feb. ‘19
28 MD (Anaesthesiology) Final 05  Feb. ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
2 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Family Medicine 21 Feb. ‘19
5 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester III –  Batch 8) 08 March, ‘19
23 MD (Health Informatics) – Batch 1 21 March, ‘19
23 MD (Ophthalmology) Optics & Refraction 22 March, ‘19
23 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Legal  Medicine 12 March. ‘19
29 Selection Examination in MD General Medicine and Geriatric Medicine – MCQ Paper 28 Feb. ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
2 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IA 02 March, ‘19
6 Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Medicine 02 March, ‘19
6 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine 05 April, ‘19
8 Postgraduate Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases 03 April. ‘19
10 Selection Examination in Clinical Oncology 05 April, ‘19
13 MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry)  Examination (2015 Prospectus) 05 March, ‘19
13 MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry)  Examination by Thesis (2009 Prospectus) 05 March, ‘19
18 Postgraduate Diploma in Physiology (Section I) 08 April, ‘19
27 MD in Clinical Nutrition 19 April, ‘19
27 MD (Forensic Medicine) 24 April, ‘19
28 Selection Examination in MD (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 18 April, ‘19
30 Selection Examination in MD (Psychiatry) 18 April, ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
3 Certificate of Competence in Anesthesiology 26 April, ‘19
4 MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) 03 May, ‘19
7 Selection Examination in MD (Surgery) – MCQ Paper 26 April, ‘19
10 Postgraduate Diploma in Venereology 10 May, ‘19
10 MD (Otorhinolaryngology) 03 May, ‘19
16 Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Haematology 17 May, ‘19
18 Course in Basic Laboratory  Sciences 16 May ‘19
21 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital Dental Practice 21 May, ‘19
24 MD in Chemical Pathology 24 May ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
1 MD in Histopathology 03 June, ‘19
2 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Venereology 28 May, ‘19
5 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IB – MCQ Paper 17 May, ‘19
9 MD (Surgery) 31 May, ‘19
12 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Microbiology 08 June, ‘19
15 Postgraduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine 20 June, ‘19
22 Postgraduate Diploma in Family Medicine 30 May, ‘19
22 MD (Orthodontics) 20 June, ‘19
23 MD (Paediatrics) – Theory Papers 21 June, ‘19
24 Postgraduate Diploma in Elderly Medicine 20 June,‘19
29 MD (Orthopaedic Surgery) 22 June, ‘19
29 MD (Medical Administration) Part II 21 June, ‘19
30 MD (Medical Administration) Part II by Thesis 21 June, ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
7 MD (Medicine) – Theory Papers – (2005 Prospectus & 2013 Prospectus) 05 July, ‘19
15 Selection Examination in MD (Sports Medicine) – MCQ Paper 12 July, ‘19
15 MD (Anaesthesiology) Final 12 July, ‘19
26 MD (Transfusion Medicine) 26 July, ‘19
26 MD (Clinical Oncology) Part I 26 July, ‘19
29 Selection Examination in MSc in Biomedical Informatics – Batch 10 29 July, ‘19
30 Selection Examination in MD (Emergency Medicine) – MCQ Paper 11 July, ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
2 MD in Clinical Haematology 03 Aug. ‘19
2 Selection Examination in MD (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)/MD (Orthodontics)/MD (Restorative Dentistry) 30 July, ’19
3 Selection Examination for MSc in Human Nutrition 31 July, ‘19
6 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester II –  Batch 9) 02 Aug. ‘19
12 Selection Examination in Radiology 02 Aug. ‘19
16 MSc  (Medical Administration) 09 Aug. ‘19
17 Selection Examination Leading to MD in Histopathology, 02 Aug. ‘19
Clinical Haematology & Chemical Pathology
20 Selection Examination in MD (Paediatrics) – MCQ Paper 02 Aug. ‘19
23 MD (Psychiatry) – (2013 Prospectus) 16 Aug. ‘19
23 MD (Psychiatry) – (2008 Prospectus) 16 Aug. ‘19
24 Selection Examination for MSc (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 02 Aug. ’19
30 MD (Emergency Medicine) 20 Aug. ’19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
14 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Transfusion Medicine 06 Sept. ‘19
16 Selection Examination in MD General Medicine and Geriatric Medicine – MCQ Paper 16 Aug.‘19
16 Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health 30 Aug. ‘19
21 MD (Clinical Oncology) Part II 12 Sept. ‘19
22 MD (Ophthalmology) 16 Sept. ‘19
26 Postgraduate Diploma in Physiology (Section II) 16 Sept. ‘19
31 MSc in Biomedical Informatics (Semester IV –  Batch 8) 27 Sept. ‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
1 Selection Examination in MD (Clinical Nutrition) 27 Sept.,‘19
4 MD (Otorhinolaryngology) 04 Oct.‘19
6 MD (Medical Microbiology) 04 Oct. ‘19
6 MD (Medical Virology) 04 Oct. ‘19
15 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Critical Care Medicine 02 Oct. ‘19
19 MD (Anaesthesiology) Part IA 12 Oct. ‘19
21 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Reproductive Health             12 Oct. ‘19
27 MSc (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) 14 Oct. ‘19
28 Selection Examination in MD (Health Informatics) – Batch 4 11 Oct.‘19
Date of Commencement Examination Last Date for Entries
2 Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital Dental Practice 01 Nov. ’19
2 MD (Radiology) Part I/Part II 01 Nov. ’19
3 Postgraduate Diploma in Reproductive Health 21 Oct. ‘19
5 Selection Examination for Pg Diploma in Health Sector Disaster Management 25 Oct. ‘19
9 MD (Histopathology) Part I 08 Nov. ‘19
13 Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Microbiology 12 Nov. ‘19
16 MD (Chemical Pathology) Part I 15 Nov. ‘19
16 MD (Venereology) 15 Nov. ‘19
17 Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Medicine 11 Nov.‘19
18 Postgraduate Diploma in Critical Care Medicine 11 Nov.‘19

Note :

  1. The date of commencement of the Selection Examination for MSc (Medical Administration)   will be notified later  by circular letters and publication on the website.
  2. Selection Examination for Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Medicine would be replaced with Master of Forensic Medicine (MFM) if the prospectus becomes official by April, 2019

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

 

Professor H. Janaka de Silva
Director, PGIM
No. 160, Professor Nandadasa Kodagoda Mawatha, (Norris Canal Road), Colombo 7.
30th November, 2018.