Progression Examinations

  •   R1 to R2 – End of Year examination conducted by Internal Medicine Program
  •   R2 to R3 - End of year examination conducted by Hematology Examination subcommittee.  Written Exam:  MCQs and Essays.
  •   R2 to R3 - End of year examination conducted by Hematology Examination subcommittee.  Written Exam:  MCQs, MEQs and Essays.
  •   R3 to R4 - End of year examination conducted by Hematology Examination subcommittee.  Written Exam:  MCQs, MEQs and Essays
  •   R4 to R5:
1)  End of year examination conducted by Hematology Examination subcommittee.  Written Exam:  MCQs, MEQs,  Essays, OSCE, Practical and VIVA Exams
2)  UK FRCPath Part 1 examination in Hematology


 Exit Qualification:
  •  Upon successful completion of the program, trainee will receive the following:
1)  Oman Fellowship in Hematology
2)  Certificate of completion of training by OMSB
o  This will be offered upon the completion of the training requirements (required rotations) as well as the successful completion of all end of year examination and the successful completion of the FRCPath Part I examination.

 Other International Examinations

  • Required Examinations:
1)  In-Service Exam for R2 to R5 Residents (American Society of Hematology In-Service Exam)
2)  English Exam (IELTS, TOEFL or OET Exams)


  • Optional Examinations:  MCCEE