MCh GI Surgery

MCh GI Surgery

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3 years
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  • Fee: NPR 2,500,000

The MCh program of B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences is of 3 years duration. The final examinations will be held between 34 and 36 months after the commencement of the course. The maximum time limit to complete the course is 6 years from the date the course started.

Salient Features

SUBSISTENCE ALLOWANCE FOR DM/MCh RESIDENTS

The MCh student shall be paid a monthly subsistence allowance equal to the salary of a Senior Resident only for three academic years. The allowance is subject to tax deduction as per rules and regulations of the Government of Nepal. No other emoluments are given.

The in-service FDP candidates will get their own salary or salary of Senior Resident, whichever is more.

Note: The DM/MCh students get one-time thesis grant of Rs 10,000

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The MCh resident shall work in all three areas namely service, research and teaching/learning under supervision as per the rules and regulations of BPKIHS. In addition, he/she is required to attend classes or other duties as stipulated in the curriculum. The MCh resident must strictly follow hospital duties, e.g. emergency, night duties, and other academic assignments. He/she will be required to be involved in teaching undergraduate and post graduate students. The resident will be posted at Teaching District Hospitals for community-based teaching learning as per academic rules. No extra emoluments are given during the district hospital postings.

The resident may be posted in other institutions for completing the respective DM/MCh curriculum. In such postings, student has to bear all the costs themselves including institutional charges, lodging, boarding, etc. The resident must strictly adhere to the code of conduct as per the rules and regulations applicable to the students of BPKIHS.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation to the residents will be provided by BPKIHS as per the rules. If both husband and wife are selected, only one accommodation unit will be provided. In case the candidate is already an employee or a spouse of BPKIHS employee, no separate accommodation will be provided. Accommodation will be provided on the basis of availability.

Eligibility

  1. MS General Surgery or equivalent - Candidate with MS (For example: MS Urology,  MS Neurosurgery etc.) shall be eligible only in MCh program in the respective subject. 
  2. Specialty Registration in Nepal Medical Council (or Medical Council of the  respective country) 

Admission Criteria

Examination Format 

  1. Question type: Single best response type of multiple-choice questions b. Option: Four options (A, B, C, D) 
  2. Number of questions: 200 (no negative marking) 
  3. Full marks: 200 
  4. Pass Marks: 100 
  5. Duration: 3 hours  

Weightage

S.  

No.

Area 

Content/Domain 

No. of  

Questions

Applied Basic  

Medical Science

Anatomy,  

Biochemistry,  

Microbiology, 

Pathology,  

Pharmacology and toxicology,  

Physiology.

20

General Surgery 

General Surgical Principles: 

Ffluid, electrolyte and acid-base balance 

• Wound, sepsis, 

• Shock, Systemic response to injuries, • Trauma, 

• Surgical emergencies, 

• Pre and post operative management, • Pain management 

• Transfusion 

Applied Surgical Anatomy, 

Genetics and Embryology, 

Nutrition,  

Palliative care.

60

3

Subspecialty  

subjects

Urology, 

Neurosurgery, 

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Plastic Surgery, 

GI Surgery, 

Paediatric surgery.

90

4

 

Research and Biostatistics, 

Medical Ethics and Good medical  practice, 

Medical Education,  

Communication skills,  

Medicolegal issues.

30

 

 

Total

200