All About FCPS In Bangladesh(3 parts)

Post Date : 2017-04-13 | Category : Medical Education

General Information about FCPS:

1. Specialities of FCPS:

a. FCPS Part-I, Preliminary FCPS Part – II, FCPS Part -II (Final) and FCPS (specialized subjects)examinations in the following specialities of BCPS will be held in Dhaka

General subjects for FCPS:

Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Psychiatry,

Anaesthesiology, Radiology & Imaging, Radiotherapy, Dermatology & Venereology, Physical Medicine &

Rehabilitation, Haematology, Biochemistry, Histopathology, Microbiology, Conservative Dentistry &

Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics, Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics,

Transfusion Medicine and Family Medicine.

 

Specialized subjects for FCPS:

Gastroenterology, Neurology, Nephrology, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Cardiology, Pulmonology,

Hepatology, Rheumatology, Infectious Disease & Tropical Medicine, Urology, Neuro-surgery, Cardiovascular

Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery,

Neonatology, Paediatric Haematology & Oncology, Paediatric Nephrology, Paediatric Gastroenterology &

Nutrition, Paediatric Pulmonology, Paediatric Neurology & Development, Feoto-Maternal Medicine,

Gynaecological Oncology, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility.

2. Enrolment Fees for FCPS exam: (For those who have no Enrolment Number with BCPS)

a. FCPS Part-I: Tk. 600/- only.

b. FCPS Part-II, Preli FCPS Part-II (Final), FCPS (Final) and MCPS: Tk 1000/- only.

3. Enrolment Procedure for FCPS exam: All types of candidates are instructed to collect Enrolment form along with OMR form from the cash section of BCPS on payment of Enrolment fees and submit the same duly and collect the PEN/ SEN/ MEN Card.

4. Candidate should come to know the last date of enrolment from BCPS notice.


 

5. Examinations Fees: (After getting the enrolment card)

a. FCPS Part-I: Tk. 7000/– only.

b. FCPS Part-II, Preli FCPS Part-II, FCPS and MCPS: Tk 7000/- only.


 

6. Procedure for submission of FCPS Examination fees: (a) Candidates will have to deposit their fees into the College SB Account No. 8748-6 maintained with Agrani Bank, ICDDRB Branch, Mohakhali, Dhaka

Or

(b) They will have to deposit their fees by pay order/demand draft in favour of “The Secretary,

BCPS” from any schedule bank. (In that case the candidate have to send a photocopy of his

PEN/SEN/MEN card along with the pay order/demand draft).

Or

(c) The examination fees may also be deposited in any branch of United Commercial Bank Ltd.

(UCB) into STD Account No-0078132000000105 by online.

7. Candidate should come to know the Last Date of payment from BCPS notice

8. All candidates are instructed to write the name as directed and PEN/SEN/MEN opposite of Bank Deposit Slip and submit the College part of Bank Deposit Slip at the cash section of BCPS after submitting the examinations fees in the bank.


 

Specific Information about FCPS:

A. For FCPS Part-I Examination:

1. Rules for eligibility for FCPS part 1:

Candidates having full registration with BMDC are eligible to appear in FCPS Part-I examination. Going

through the organized course in any institution is not compulsory.

Candidates going through an organized course in the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka or

any other Institute recognized by the BCPS for the purpose must submit their enrolment forms through the Head

of the concerned Institute.


 

2. Documents have to be submitted during submission of the enrolment form

a. Attested photocopy of MBBS/BDS Certificate

b. Attested photocopy of the marks sheet of Final proof of MBBS/BDS examination.

c. Attested photocopy of BMDC Permanent registration Certificate

d. Money receipt of Tk 600/- only as enrolment fees.

e. 2 copies PP size recent coloured photos as directed in the form.


 

3. Documents have to be submitted after the submission of FCPS examination fees

a. The College part of Bank deposit slip of examination fee mentioning the name as directed and

PEN at the opposite of the slip without fail.

  1. B. :- (1) The FCPS – I candidates who will opt for general subjects and qualify will be allowed to switch over to specialized subjects of relevant general subjects. This decision of switch over is to be informed to the College within one year from passing FCPS – I.


 

(2) The FCPS – I candidates who will opt for specialized subjects and qualify will not be allowed to switch over to relevant general subjects.

B. For Preliminary FCPS Part-II Examination:-

1. Rules for eligibility for Preliminary FCPS Part-II Examination:-

(a) The candidates have to pass FCPS – I examination from BCPS in relevant specialized subject. (b) Completion of two years training in relevant general subject in an Institute recognized by BCPS (As per proforma of the College). Alternatively one and half year training in the relevant general subject and six months in a relevant speciality of the general subjects (except the speciality in which the candidate has passed FCPS – I ).

2. Documents have to be submitted during the submission of enrolment form

a) Attested photocopy of MBBS/BDS Certificate

b) Attested photocopy of BMDC Permanent registration Certificate

c) Money receipt of Tk 1000/- only as enrolment fees

d) 2 copies PP size recent colour photos as directed in the form.

e) Certificate to the effect that he/she has passed FCPS Part – I examination in specialized

subjects from BCPS.

f) Two years training certificate (original) from the trainer (Professor/Associate Professor or

Consultant having FCPS degree or equivalent under whom the candidate has received

training in relevant general subject (As per proforma of the College) duly countersigned by

the Head of the Institute/hospital.

g) Completed logbook of training (Entire training period is to be logged into the logbook.


 

3. Documents have to be submitted after the submission of FCPS examination fees

a. The College part of Bank deposit slip of examination fee mentioning the name as directed and

SEN at the opposite of the slip without fail.


 


 

C. For FCPS Part-II (Final) Examination in General Subjects:-

I. 1.Documents have to be submitted during submission of enrolment form

a. Attested photocopy of MBBS/BDS Certificate

b. Attested photocopy of BMDC Permanent registration Certificate

c. Money receipt of Tk. 1000/- only as enrolment fees.

d. 2 copies PP size recent colour photos as directed in the form.

e. Document of passing FCPS-I examination.

f. The completed log book of training in respective speciality (Entire training period is to be logged into the logbook).

g. Requisite training Certificates (Original) as mentioned at the later part of this notification and as per proforma of the College.

2. Documents have to be submitted after submission of FCPS examination fees

a.The College part of Bank deposit slip of examination fee mentioning the name as directed

and SEN at the opposite of the slip without fail.

3. Rules for eligibility for FCPS part 2 (final):

I. a) Certificate to the effect that he/she has passed FCPS Part-I Examination from the Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons or he/she has passed FCPS-I Examination from College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP).

b) Certificate that he/she has passed MD/MS Examination from Dhaka University, BSMMU.

Above mentioned Diploma/ degree must be recognized by Bangladesh Medical and Dental

Council (BMDC).

c) MD/MS degree of 03 years course (without residency training) will not get exemption from FCPS-I exam.

Note:- MD/MS in specialized subjects will not be allowed to appear in relevant

general subjects.

II. Original 04 / 03 years residency training certificate from the trainer eg. Professor/ Associate Professor or Consultant having FCPS degree or equivalent (as per proforma of the college) duly countersigned by the Head of the Institute/Hospital recognized by BCPS where the candidate undergone training.

Candidates who have passed FCPS Part –1 before January 2005 will require certificates of:-

a) Two years residency training.

b) One year organized course

Or

Three years residency training of which one year residency training must be after FCPS Part –I

a) Candidates having MD, MS, from D.U. and BSMMU will require

03 years training as mentioned in II (a) and (b).

b)MD/MS degree of 03 years course (without residency training) will not get exemption

from FCPS-I exam.

III.03 / 04 years Training

D. For FCPS (Final) Examination in the Specialized Subjects:-

Gastroenterology, Neurology, Nephrology, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Cardiology,

Pulmonology, Hepatology, Rheumatology, Infectious Disease & Tropical Medicine,

Urology,Neuro-surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive

Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Neonatology, Paediatric Haematology &

Oncology, Paediatric Nephrology, Paediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition and Paediatric

Pulmonology, Paediatric Neurology & Development, Feoto-Maternal Medicine, Gynaecological

Oncology and Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility.

1. Rules for eligibility for FCPS final part:-


 

i) Those who have passed FCPS Part – I examination in the relevant specialty and Preliminary

FCPS – II examination in relevant general subject or FCPS in parent subjects or MD/MS

( D. U./ BSMMU ) in relevant specialties. The MD/MS Diploma/ degree must be recognized by

Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC).


 

ii) Those who have successfully completed 03 years training in relevant sub-speciality of Surgery,

Medicine, Paediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynaecology from the hospital/Institute recognized by

BCPS. (Original certificate and as per proforma of BCPS). Out of 03 years training, 02 years

training must be taken after passing FCPS – I examination and preliminary FCPS – II

examination. Remaining one year training may be taken before passing Preliminary FCPS – II

examination.

iii) (a) Candidates having FCPS in relevant parent subjects and MD, MS in relevant speciality

(D.U./ BSMMU) will directly enter into speciality training (i.e. they will get exemption from

appearing in FCPS – I and Preliminary FCPS – II examination).


 

(b) Those who have completed 3 years training in relevant sub-speciality of Surgery, Medicine,

Paediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynaecology after passing FCPS in respective parent subjects and

MD/MS (D.U./BSMMU) in relevant speciality.

iv) (a) A dissertation / thesis prepared during the specialty training period and accepted by the

appropriate authority recognized by BCPS. The dissertation/thesis will need to be defended by

the candidate and to be passed. Dissertation/Thesis is to be submitted at least 3 months before the date of examination (For the candidates who passed FCPS-I examination before July, 2011). A soft copy of dissertation/Thesis must be submitted along with 3 hard copies.


 

(b) The candidates who passed FCPS-I in July, 2010 and onward will have to submit the

dissertation/Thesis protocol atleast 01 year and 06 months before the targeted exam. Dissertation

protocol will not be accepted without attending the training program on “Writing dissertation”

organized by BCPS.

They have to submit the dissertation/Thesis atleast 06 months before the exam.

(c) In writing dissertation/Thesis, the candidates are instructed to follow the rules and guidelines of BCPS.

2. Documents have to be submitted during the submission of enrolment form

a. Attested photocopy of MBBS/BDS Certificate

b. Attested photocopy of BMDC Permanent registration Certificate

c. Money receipt of Tk 1000/- only as Enrolment fees

d. 2 copies PP size recent colour photos as directed in the form.

e. Document of passing FCPS-I examination or equivalent.

f. Document of passing Preli-FCPS-II examination in the parent subject.

g. The completed log book of training in respective speciality ( Entire period of training is to be

Logged into the logbook).

h. Training Certificates (Original and as per proforma of the College).

i. For candidates appearing in Sub-speciality of Surgery/ Obstetrics & Gynaecology in which

the logbooks are not yet prepared will have to submit a list of 100 operations

performed/assisted by the candidate (as per proforma of the College) duly signed by the

trainer & Countersigned by the Head of the Institute/Hospital recognized by BCPS. Out of

100 operations 25 should be major.

3. Documents have to be submitted after submission of FCPS examination fees

a. The College part of examination fee deposit slip mentioning the name as directed and SEN at

the opposite of the slip without fail.


 

N. B. :- (1) Dissertation/Thesis which is already accepted for a post-graduate qualification will not be

considered.


 

(2) The candidates having M.D., M.S.( D.U., BSMMU) in general subjects will also be allowed

to appear in relevant specialized subjects if other requirements are fulfilled.



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