Registration for the Diploma Examination is now closed!
Registration for the Review Course is OPEN!
The SICOT Diploma Examination & Review Course will take place for the first time in Mumbai (India) on 4-8 September 2019.
Review Course & Current Concepts Update
The syllabus and format of the Examination will remain exactly the same as the SICOT Diploma Examination held during the SICOT Orthopaedic World Congresses. The Examination will include a two-hour written part consisting of 100 multiple choice questions and a two-hour oral part where each candidate is examined by two examiners in separate slots. The examiners will also be chosen from a panel of experienced international examiners who will travel to Mumbai for the Examination. The fee has been reduced to EUR 600. Click here to download the Syllabus for the SICOT Diploma Examination
The exam registration fee is EUR 600 for all registrants. Eligible candidates will be asked to pay the registration fee at a later date after selection.
The SICOT Diploma Examination is aimed at young orthopaedic surgeons in training. To be eligible, candidates must:
register online using the form below;
provide their CV;
provide a letter from their Head of Department specifying that they have had 4 years of medical practice since obtaining their medical degree and that they are actively engaged in an orthopaedic training programme;
be members of SICOT or in the process of applying for membership at the time of registration and their 2019 membership dues must be paid. For more information about SICOT membership application, please click here;
A judging panel will review all applications and reserves the right to refuse any application.
IMPORTANT: Candidates will only be considered eligible once they have registered online and the SICOT Head Office (email@example.com) has received their CV and Head of Department's letter. Their 2019 membership dues must be paid.
Dates & Deadlines
Registration opens on 23 May 2019.
Application and registration deadline: 21 June 2019
Notification of selection: 28 June 2019
Cancellations received from 28 June 2019 to 14 July 2019 will secure a refund of 70% of the total amount paid.
Cancellations received from 15 July to 22 July 2019 will secure a refund of 50% of the total amount paid.
No refund will be made under any circumstances for cancellations received on or after 22 July 2019. This includes cancellations made due to visa refusal. Candidates are therefore advised to start the visa application process well in advance.
Postponing the Mumbai exam to another SICOT Diploma Examination session is not allowed.
For more information about the SICOT Diploma Examination, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information about the Review Course will be announced shortly.
INR 1500 for Residents and Fellows who register on or before 15 August 2019
To register please contact:
For more information about the Review Course, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.