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Registration for the 2022 ACADEMIC YEAR IS NOW CLOSED


The East Central and Southern Africa College of Physicians (ECSACOP) hereby invites applications for full-time specialist training in Internal Medicine, commencing September 2022 leading to the award of the qualification FCP (ECSA) in Internal Medicine.
ECSACOP is a constituent college under the umbrella of the East, Central and southern Africa College of Health Sciences (ECSA – CHS).
The duration of training is four years.


Applicants must fullfil the following criteria:
  • Hold MBChB (or equivalent), as well as have completed all internship training as required by the Medical Council/┬áRelevant Regulatory Body.
  • Have current registration with the Medical Council/ Relevant Regulatory Body.
  • Have a valid Annual Practicing License by the Medical Council/Regulatory Body.
  • Have a certificate of Good Standing from the Medical Council/ Relevant Regulatory Body.
  • Get a letter of support from an ECSACOP Council member within the country.
  • Get a letter of support from Current employer.


  • Application fee USD 50 (This fee is payable to the local Association of Physicians in your country.)
  • Annual Training fee USD 400 (To be paid only by successful applicants). The annual training fees are payable to the East, Central and Southern Africa College of Physicians at the start of each academic year.
  • Trainees will be required to pay an examinations fee in Year 2 and Year 4 of training.

Application Procedure:

Please ensure that you have following documents before starting the application
  • Academic transcripts and Degree certificates.
  • Professional CV
  • Evidence of registration from Medical Council
  • Annual Practicing Licences
  • Certificate of Good standing
  • Letter of support from an ECSACOP Council Member within the country
  • Letter of support from Current Employer
  • Personal Statement
Application Process
  • Select Apply now and fill in the application form
  • Upload all the required documents
  • Upload the proof of payment of the application fee (Paid to the Local Association of Physicians).
  • Submit your form.

The last date for receiving applications is 30th June 2022

For more information, please contact info@ecsacop.org