Masters of Medicine Scholarships

The Aga Khan University is pleased to invite applications for the above residency program.

Applicants should hold an M.D or M.B.Ch.B, degree or equivalent from a recognised university and should have satisfactorily completed a year of internship at an institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists' Board of Tanzania.

A further one year period of experience in any area of medical practice is preferred but not mandatory.

This is a (4) residency program leading to an M.Med Degree awarded by Aga Khan University.

The program is part of the East African regional Post Graduate Medical Education initiative of Aga Khan University in East Africa.

Admission is Merit-based and entails a written examination and interviews.

These are fully sponsored salaries training positions, with appropriate annual increments and benefits

Family Medicine is an emerging speciality in Africa that encourages scientifically-sound, comprehensive and continuing care for a majority of clinical problems of populations in cost effective and compassionate manner.

Accompanying Documentation;

  • letter of application supporting intention to enter the program
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Medical School Transcripts
  • Photocopies of Degrees Held
  • Photocopies of Medical Practitioners and Dentists' Board/Council Licence (Tanzania or any of the East African Countries) or temporary Licence where applicable
  • Two color passport size photographs
  • The original bank slip as a proof of a non refundable application fee Kenya Shillings(KShs.)1500 payable by Account Below;

    Account: Aga Khan Health Service-Medical Education

    Account #; 0500556005

    Bank Name; Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited

    Branch; Parklands Branch, Nairobi,Kenya

    Applications should be forwarded to the Manager, Recruiting, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, P.O.Box 30270 (00100), Nairobi Kenya, or by email to

    Application Deadline; October 25th

    For More Information, Please Visit; Aga Khan University Website