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​NHG Ophthalmology Residency Programme

Resident's Talk

“I am fascinated by the intricacy of the human eye and how it functions as a natural window to the rest of the body.”

Dr Koh Yan Tong
Senior Resident

​Am I eligible for this programme?

Yes, if you are among: 

  • Fresh graduates from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Duke-NUS School of Medicine, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, and International Medical Graduates who have completed 12 months of Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY1).
  • Doctors who have completed their licensing requirements as per Ministry of Health (MOH) guidelines.

How do I apply?

  • As applications are centrally managed by MOHH, please refer to this website for more details.
  • Our residency positions are only eligible for those who are registered and employed to practise in Singapore. For the list of the degrees and qualifications that are recognised by the Singapore Medical Council and registrable to work in Singapore, please refer to its website.