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Medical education and training is one of core business of the Council. It assures the public that a doctor whose name appears on the medical register has met appropriate training standards for medical practice in Rwanda.

Before you practice medicine after graduation from medical school, you have to undertake one year internship in designated internship centers. Before you start internship, you will be required to have to get a pre-registration certificate from the council. After successfully completing your internship, you will be fully registered
and licensed to practice medicine in Rwanda.

The recognized internship centers are :


  1. Bushenge Provincial Hospital
  2. Kibungo Provincial
  3. Kibuye Province Hospital
  4. Ruhango Provincial Hospital
  5. Ruhengeri Provincial Hospital
  6. Rwamagana Provincial Hospital
  7. Kinihira Provincial Hospital
  8. Butaro District Hospital
  9. Gitwe District Hospital
  10. Kacyiru District Hospital
  11. Kibagabaga District Hospital
  12. Rwanda Military Hospital
  13. Kibogora District Hospital
  14. CHUK
  15. CHUB
  16. King Faisal Hospital
  17. La Croix du Sud Hospital
  18. Rwinkwavu : District Hospital qualified in Pediatrics department only
  19. Muhima : District Hospital qualified in Gynecology and Pediatrics departments only
  20. Masaka : District Hospital qualified in surgery and Internal Medicine only
  21. Kabgayi : with Senior Medical officers to be privileged/ credentialed as intern supervisors
  22. Byumba : with Senior Medical officers to be privileged/ credentialed as intern supervisors.

Kigali, September 8th,2017

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