This certification is given in recognition of having undertaken a stipulated course of study following the completion of a MBBS degree. This is a non-registerable qualification and does not in itself confer any rights or privileges to undertake surgical, operative or other clinical work beyond the scope, knowledge or skills acquired by the candidate during the stipulated course of MBBS study. Candidates are admitted to this course with an undertaking that they have a basic medical degree in the said specialty and a license to practice general medicine and/or surgery.