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Dundee FRCS ENT (Otolaryngology) VIVA Course

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The Dundee FRCS ENT (Otolaryngology) Viva Course

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An intensive two and half day course held at the Ninewells Hospital and Medical School in Dundee. One of the largest teaching hospitals in Europe, with a glowing international reputation for innovative teaching.


A professional coaching service designed to motivate delegates as they prepare for their FRCS Viva in Otolaryngology.


Delegates are given the opportunity to learn and consolidate their knowledge in a motivating environment contributive to learning.


  • A dynamic and diverse faculty provide dedicated and intensive coaching pertinent to specified core material.

  • A structured course delivered by a young and synergistic faculty.

  • Hotel venue to give realistic exam experience and easy access for transport

  • High quality teaching on key topics usually covered in the syllabus.

  • Viva stations in all fields of ENT and separate audiology station with 2 trained audiologists.

  • 2 rounds of viva which is unique

  • Live communication and examination stations with real patients (16 patients chosen from 60 n patient volunteer bank) and trained actors form Dundee medical school(2n).

  • Space for only 16 delegates and 6 observers (many delegate places and 3 observer places been reserved already)

  • More faculty than delegates. Consultant faculty from ENT specialists from UK, alternating faculty to provide new knowledge.

  • A two-and half day intensive course.

  • Course dinner included.

  • Weekly E-induction for 6 weeks

  • Hot seat viva to enhance quantitative learning

  • Personal video recording for delegates to promote reflective learning

  • Excellent feedback

  • Biannual course with two sets of faculty for better continuity

  • Course fee:

  •               Delegate:     £395 (275£ virtual course)

  •               Observer:     £195(125£ virtual course)( benefecial for future exam cadidates and European board of otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery part 2 examination candidates)



Thanks are given to NHS Tayside, The University of Dundee, and other sponsors.