Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Undergraduate Medical Education
It is rated one of the best undergraduate programme in the university. The programme has structured teaching schedule. The section has received outstanding teaching awards. Phase I students rotate in the section for clerkship which helps to develop an understanding of otolaryngological diseases and improve their clinical skills.
Postgraduate Medical Education
The section accepts two interns from PGME for two months cycle. They have opportunity to develop their clinical skills and take part in all academic activities of the section.
The section of Otorhinolaryngology offers five years structured residency programme. The residency is organized to provide an advancing educational experience with increasing responsibility over a five-year period in order to develop medical judgment, surgical skills, and competence. The training programme consists of formal teaching and clinical experiences on assigned rotations. It is rated one of the best structured residency programme in the country where residents are exposed not only to general otolaryngology but also Head & Neck Oncological Surgeries and reconstructions. Residents here are lucky to be exposed to cochlear implant programme which is one of its kind in the country.
Currently there is no Fellowship Programme in Otorhinolaryngology is being offered at Aga Khan University.