NICVD is a CPSP accredited institute since 2008. We offer a 3 year specialization for trainees who have completed 2 years of prior training in General Medicine from a CPSP accredited institute.
Cardiology training at NICVD comprises of rotations in:
|Cardiac Catheterization lab||6 Months|
|ETT lab||2 Months|
|Cardiac Inpatient||3 Months|
|Outpatient Department||3 Months|
|Cardiac Surgery||2 Months|
|Echo Lab||4 Months|
|Paediatric Cardiology||4 Months|
|Emergency Critical Care||3 Months|
|Nuclear Cardiology||2 Months|
|CT Angio||1 Months.|
- Candidates who meet the requirements below are eligible to apply:-
- Cleared FCPS Part 1 in Medicine and Allied or granted examination
- Completed 2 years Residency in General Medicine
- Completed two years of RTMC registered training of Intermediate Module in Medicine and Allied
Application and Selection Process
Those prospective candidates who fit the eligibility criteria may download the attached ‘FCPSII- Application Form’ and post it with their relevant documents to the following address.
Selected candidates will be required to undergo an interview process.
Post-Graduate Section, Third Floor, Raffiqui (H.J.)Shaheed Road,
National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Karachi
Phone: 021-99201271—10, Ext. 329.
Applications for FCPS – Training are accepted all year round.
Interviews: Every December and June
Classes commence: January and July
The FCPS Training in Cardiology is a 3 year, full time program.
All FCPS Trainees at NICVD are paid a standard monthly stipend which is revised as and when seen fit by the institute.