Procedure followed for Medical Registration Exam

 

    • Application form for Medical Registration Exam can be downloaded from the council website: www.mmc.gov.mv
    • Each applicant has to submit a copy of Provisional Medical Registration certificate and ID/PP copy with the application.
    • Application form has to be submitted to Ministry of Health’s reception.
    • You will receive an e mail from MMDC regarding the venue, date and time of exam after submitting the Exam application form.
    • Collect ‘Requisition for Medical Registration Exam’ within the time frame indicated in the e-mail
    • Candidates must acknowledge the receipt of e –mail by MMDC
    • Once you receive the slip, a payment of MVR 3000.00 as exam fees, should be paid to Maldives National University.
    • The Examination will be held at Maldives National University.
    • The exam is a theory exam consisting of MCQ questions.
    • Each exam will consist of 2 parts of 150 questions each.(Total 300 questions)
    • Duration of the exam – 2 parts of 3 hours each.
    • Criteria as to who should appear in the exams (Those who have been provisionally registered in MMDC)
    • After clearing the exam, Permanent Medical Registration will be issued to the local doctors and Temporary Registration will be issued to the expatriates.
    • Unsuccessful applicants should re sit and clear the Licensing Exam before their provisional license expires in order to continue practice in Maldives.

 

Theory exam consisting of MCQ questions

-          Criteria as to who should appear in the exams (Those who have been provisionally registered in MMC)

Proposed Composition of the question bank

  • Part 1 (Para clinical)
Subjects No. of questions in an exam
Basic Sciences
    Applied Anatomy    35
    Applied Physiology   35
    Biochemistry   15
    Pharmacology   15
    Pathology   15
    Microbiology   10
    Forensic Medicine   10
    Preventive & Social-
               medicine   15
              Total 150
              …./2
      Part 2 (clinical)
Subjects No. of questions in an exam
Medicine   25
Surgery   25
Paediatrics   25
Obs & Gynae   15
Orthopedics   15
Emergency   15
ENT    5
Ophthalmology    5
Skin & Veneral diseases    5
Psychiatry    2
Medical ethics & -medicolegal    5
Radiology    3
Anesthesiology    5
         Total 150