General Specialties

Application requirements for postgraduate programs (human medicine - dentistry - pharmacy - applied medical sciences - nursing)

 

  1. Obtaining a bachelor’s degree in a health specialization from a Saudi university or an equivalent from recognized universities.    

  2. Certificate of completion of internship year training.

  3. A copy of the identity proof (national identity / passport / residency).

  4. A recent photo.

  5. Academic record.

  6. Medically fit.

  7. Passing the Saudi Professional License Exam, which is conducted by SCFHS.

  8. Attach the professional classification certificate at the rank of doctor/pharmacist/specialist/trainee nurse

  9. A letter of initial approval to join the program from an accredited employer; and in the event of acceptance, a final sabbatical letter for the entire period of the program (for employees)

  10. Payment of fees (300) riyals in the event of requesting a CV re-evaluation.

  11. In case of a Bachelor’s degree that does not have GPA, a specialized SCFHS committee shall assesse the average. Alternatively, the applicant must provide an official statement from the university or the Equivalency Committee in Higher Education before the end of the application period, bearing in mind that the mechanism for calculating the GPA may undergo changes on annual basis.

 

Matching Booklet 

 

Subspecialties

Application requirements for the subspecialties of postgraduate programs and the specializations of fellowship agreements

 

  1. Filling out the electronic form

  2. A brief CV

  3. A copy of the Saudi specialty certificate in the general specialty or its equivalent (professional classification certificate at the rank of first deputy), or passing the written test of the Saudi specialty certificate, provided that the specialty certificate in general specialization is obtained before sitting for the final examination of the subspecialty.

  4. Medically fit according to the needs of the profession for which they are applying

  5. The applicant shall undertake to pay the full training, examination and certificate fees.

 

Saudi Board Certificate for Clinical Pharmacy

Application requirements:

the applicant must be a second-year trainee of the Clinical Pharmacy Diploma.

(the knowledge that passing the final written exam is essential for admission to the Saudi Specialty Certificate Programs in Pharmacy)or holding:

  • Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy from the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties
  • Or a Certificate of Residency in Pharmacy recognized by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

Saudi Irish Joint Program

This program is independent of the Saudi fellowship, and graduates obtain the Irish Fellowship (MRCPI) in addition to a certificate of completion of training from the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties with the possibility of sitting for the final written and clinical exam to obtain the Saudi Board Certificate in the specialty.

For inquiries, please contact us via the e-mail: pg.committee@scfhs.org

 

 

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