Postgraduate Institute of Medicine (PGIM)
The Postgraduate Institute of Medicine (PGIM), University of Colombo is the only institute in Sri Lanka that is responsible for the specialist training of Medical doctors. PGIM is internationally recognized and several of its training programmes have ‘equivalence’ recognition by the Royal Colleges of the UK. The PGIM works in close collaboration with the Ministry of Higher Education and Training, the Ministry of Health, Faculties of Medicine of the Universities and Professional Colleges.
Products / Services Range
Postgraduate training at the PGIM is for medical and dental doctors who have completed their basic medical degree and have gained the stipulated experience to be eligible for PGIM courses. The training provided ranges from Postgraduate Certificate level programmes to Specialist training in Multiple Specialities related to medicine and surgery. The PGIM is an institute of the University of Colombo and its training programmes are accredited by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka. Examiners from Royal Colleges in UK, Australia and Professional Colleges in other countries take part in the Specialist examinations giving PGIM specialist training programmes international recognition.