How to Apply – Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

Below is a list of documents to include with your application. If you don’t have all documents ready, you can submit what you have. You will be able to log into your application later to upload remaining documents. 

1. Academic Certificate - undergraduate degree certificate. 

 2. Personal Statement - 400 words discussing your motivations for applying and your ability to do the programme. Include professional experience, interest in the subject, reasons for applying and what you hope to gain from the programme.

 3. Copy of Identification - details page of passport, driver's licence, or other national ID card. Must include – name, date of birth and photo.

English Proficiency 

English is the mode of instruction for all programmes, so you must be proficient in English. We have several ways to satisfy English proficiency including: 

  1. Previous undergraduate or postgraduate qualification where the mode of instruction was English. 

  2. IELTS, OET, TOEFL, PTE or any other recognised English Proficiency test. 

  3. iheed online English Proficiency test. 

Application Forms: 

1. Diploma in Paediatrics

2. Diploma in Dermatology

3. Diploma in Geriatric Medicine

4. Diploma in Infectious Diseases 

5. Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

6. Diploma in Occupational Medicine