Duration of Training in Singapore

The duration of Microbiology Seamless training is 5 years. The training is fully accredited by the Joint Committee on Specialist Training (JCST).


Training Requirements Document

Specialty 

Training Requirements  

Microbiology 

Microbiology Training Requirements 

Requirements for Progression to Advanced Training

Specialty

Requirements

Microbiology

For AY2018 Cohort and before
  • Pass “ABMS MCQ”
  • PD certification of successful completion of R3
  • Residents, who do not pass ABMS MCQ by June 2021, will be required to

    pass the FRCPath Part 1 for progression

For residents entering R1 from July 2019 onwards

  • Pass FRCPath Part 1
  • PD Certification of successful completion of R3   

Exit Criteria

Specialty

Current Exit Examinations / Assessments

Microbiology

  • RCPA Part 1 & 2 or
  • FRCPath Part 1 & 2