Fellowship Programmes, Postgraduate Medical Education


Aga Khan University


Karachi, Pakistan


Postgraduate Medical Education at AKU strives to instill critical thinking and analysis into its graduates to promote evidence-based health care and research abiding by the principles of ethics and professionalism. Each programme is carefully structured to produce skilled technologists and to facilitate a process of broad professional and personal development.

The fellowship programmes build on the strengths of the residency programmes. AKU recognised the need for trained sub-specialists in the country and undertook to develop educational programmes to fulfill this need.  In many cases these programmes are the only training programmes of their kind in the country – providing training to the highest level in each sub-specialty.

Applications are invited for trainee positions in the following fellowship programmes:
  • Adult Infectious Diseases
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine – Medicine
  • Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Feto-Maternal Medicine
  • Gynae-Oncology
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Neonatal Paediatrics
  • Neurovascular (Stroke)
  • Obstetric Anaesthesiology
  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatric Haematology/Oncology
  • Paediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Paediatric Neurology
  • Paediatric Neuro-Oncology
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Surgical Neuro-Oncology
  • Uro-Gyn & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery



Candidates with an MBBS degree from institutions recognized by the PM&DC, a year’s house job experience and relevant residency training in respective programmes are eligible to apply.

To Apply

For online applications please visit our website www.aku.edu/apply-online. For details and further information, please visit our website www.aku.edu/mcpk/pgme or call us on (021) 3486 4546 / 3486 2357 / 3486 4583.

Applications should be submitted latest by April 30, 2020