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CPS / Fellowship

CPS / Fellowship

In 1912, Surgeon General Sir H. W. Stevenson, College of Physicians & Surgeons (CPS) of Mumbai was established as an examining body for the doctors who wish to qualify in PG medical education prior to their service period. It is one of the oldest PG Medical Education Institutions in India to be recognized for offering valid degrees according to the Indian Medical Degree Act 1916. CPS is an autonomous body based on the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

CPS key aim is to promote speciality medical practices in rural areas. CPS conducts training sessions and trains the doctors irrespective of their specializations.


There are 2 certificate courses, 10 Fellowship and 39 Diplomas being offered by the CPS

CPS Certificate courses

The certificate courses are studied for a period of 1 year. These are entry-level employment programs studied for working in the medical labs, clinics, hospitals and blood banks.

The certification courses offered in CPS are

  • C-DIAB- certificate in Diabetology
  • C-HIV- Certificate in HIV/AIDS


Fellowship programs are medical training offered to the physicians for allowing them to practice their service in the sub-speciality field. This course can be completed in 2-year duration.

There are 10 fellowship programs rendered in CPS, they are

  • FCPS(MED) – FCPS-Medicine FCPS(SURG)- FCPS-Surgery
  • FCPS(MID-GY)- FCPS-Midwifery & Gynecology
  • FCPS(OPTHL)- FCPS-Ophthalmology
  • FCPS(CH)- FCPS-Child Health
  • FCPS(DERMT)- FCPS-Dermatology and Venereology
  • FCPS(ORL)- FCPS-Oto-Rhino-Laryngology FCPS(ORTHO)- FCPS-Orthopedics
  • FCPS(ANAES)- FCPS-Anesthesiology FCPS(PATHO)- FCPS-Pathology

CPS Courses In Mumbai

There are 41 different diploma courses offered in CPS. The time duration for the study is 2 years.

  • DOMS- Diploma in Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery
  • DGO- Diploma in Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • DCH- Diploma in Child Health
  • DPB- Diploma in Pathology and Bacteriology
  • DVD- Diploma in Dermatology and Venereology
  • DA- Diploma in Anaesthesia
  • DORL- Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
  • DORTHO- Diploma in Orthopaedics
  • DPM- Diploma in Psychological Medicine
  • DMRE- Diploma in Medical Radiology & Electrology
  • TDD- Diploma in Tuberculosis Diseases
  • DFP- Diploma in Family Planning
  • DPH- Diploma in Public Health
  • DTM- Diploma in Transfusion Medicine
  • DTMH- Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Health
  • DGM- Diploma in General Medicine
  • DGS- Diploma in General Surgery
  • DDIAB- Diploma in Dialectology
  • DMO- Diploma in Medical Oncology
  • DCARD- Diploma in Cardiology
  • DMAS- Diploma in Minimal Access Surgery
  • DGEN- Diploma in Gynaecological Endoscopy
  • DIART- Diploma in Infertility and Assisted Reproductive Technique
  • DURO- Diploma in Urology
  • DIMM- Diploma in Immunology
  • DICU- Diploma in Intensive Care
  • DNEU- Diploma in Neurology
  • DNEP- Diploma in Nephrology
  • DHON- Diploma in Haematoid Oncology
  • DPORTHO- Diploma in paediatric Orthopaedics
  • DPICU- Diploma in paediatric Intensive Care
  • DPNEU- Diploma in paediatric Neurology
  • DPCARD- Diploma in paediatric Cardiology
  • DNEO- Diploma in Neonatology
  • DPNEP- Diploma in paediatric Nephrology
  • DLDNP- Diploma in Learning Disability and Neuron Developmental Paediatrics
  • DPGHN- Diploma in paediatric Gastroenterology, Haematology and Nutrition
  • DPURO- Diploma in Paediatrics Urology
  • DEME- Diploma in Emergency Medicine Referral Links

CPS Affiliation

CPS has inspected, approved and affiliated more than 125 accredited medical institutions including government medical colleges, Corporation medical Institution, deemed medical universities approved by UGC and private Medical College in Maharashtra for training the post- graduate specialist.

Under similar grounds, CPS has affiliated more than 20 institutions in Gujarat for conducting the PG training program.

CPS Eligibility

Students willing to join a postgraduate degree from CPS must hold a basic qualification of MBBS or equivalent degree approved by the MCI for the resolution of First Schedule Second Schedule or Third Schedule of IMC Act 1956 as revised from time to time.

Students who have passed the MBBS examination recognized by MCI or any equivalent degree from any recognized university must obtain a Certificate of Eligibility from CPS at the time of applying for the enrollment in post-graduate courses (certificate course/ Diploma/ Fellowship) in CPS affiliated institutions. Exemption for this eligibility certificate is provided for the students who have cleared MCPS examination of CPS earlier to December 2022.                                                                                                                      The aspirant must have a permanent registration with the Maharashtra Medical Council or the State Medical Council where the CPS courses are approved before enrollment.

CPS Admission Process 2023-24

Enrollment into CPS is an online process, which is clearly briefed on the college website www.apexedu.in 

The students can login using the user id and password and read through the brochure for getting a clear idea.

The student can select the required state of their choice and fill up the necessary details in the application.

The required documents are to be scanned and uploaded. Check for the details and scanned documents prior to submission because once submitted the details cannot be changed.


The required documents for CPS or Fellowship recruitment typically vary depending on the organization and program. Some common documents that may be required include:

  1. Resume/CV: A detailed summary of your educational qualifications, work experience, and skills.

  2. Cover Letter: A brief letter introducing yourself, explaining your interest in the program and highlighting why you are a good fit for the position.

  3. Transcripts: Official academic records or transcripts from all universities attended, including undergraduate and graduate schools.

  4. Recommendation Letters: Letters from former employers, professors, or colleagues who can vouch for your skills and abilities.

  5. Test Scores: Standardized test scores, such as the GRE or GMAT, if required by the program.

  6. Personal Statement: A written essay that explains your goals and motivations for pursuing a CPS or Fellowship program.

  7. Portfolio: A collection of samples of your work, including projects, research papers, and presentations.

It is advisable to carefully review the program’s requirements and guidelines to ensure that all necessary documents are submitted in a timely and accurate manner.

CPS / Fellowship FEES

The fees for CPS (Certified Public Accountant) and Fellowship programs may vary depending on the program and institution offering the courses. Some programs may charge tuition fees on a per-credit-hour basis, while others may have a flat fee for the entire program. It’s best to check with the specific program or institution for details on their fees. Additionally, there may be other costs associated with these programs, such as exam fees, textbooks, and study materials.
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