Home > Media > News and Events

The Rwanda Medical & Dental Council (RMDC) is a non-profit making statutory body established by Law Nº 44/2012 of 14/01/2013 determining the organization, functioning and competencies of the Medical and Dental Council. The overall objective of the Medical and Dental Council [Council] is to set and maintain standards of health care in relation to the qualifications and credentials of Medical & Dental practitioners. In doing so, the Medical and Dental Council provides guidance to the profession and protects the public.

With Reference to the Article 3 of the New Licensure Examinations policy available at www.rmdc.rw which states that “The licensure examination shall be a comprehensive examination in General Medicine or Dental Surgery. Discipline-based examinations will no longer take place (ie separate disciplines : Pediatrics, Gynecology, Surgery, etc….) as per the examination blueprint available at the RMDC website : www.rmdc.rw”.

The same policy states that Candidates who passed successfully written and practical examinations shall be given a provisional internship license to undergo a mandatory twelve months internship program in accredited internship centers. The pass mark is 50%.

The Rwanda Medical and Dental Council is pleased to inform you that candidates who passed the written examinations of November 2020 and those who have to repeat the practical examinations are invited for this December 2020 practical examinations.

Dates of Exams : December 12th,2020 and December 13rd,2020
Venue : College of Medicine and Health Sciences of University of Rwanda, Remera(former KIE) for General Medicine (Contact 0788721830) and Rwanda Military Hospital(Kanombe) for Dental Surgery (Contact 0788459950)

Those candidates are requested to be at College of Medicine and Health Sciences of University of Rwanda, Remera on December 12th,2020 at 8h00 AM.
Do ensure you come with necessary materials for practical examinations and something to eat or drink.

Wishing you all the best.


©2012 Rwanda Medical Council