TUS – Tıpta Uzmanlık Eğitimi Giriş Sınavı
(Envy of Expert Training Entrance Exam)
This exam is the medical specialization exam in Turkeywhich is taken after finishing the 6-years undergraduate studies for international and Turkish students who want to continue their studies and specialize in the field they prefer. It is required to pass the foreign language proficiencytest YDS (English, French or German) with a minimum of 50% in order to enrol in the TUS exam. The admission of the specıalty areas is based on the results of TUS, YDS and the quotas determined for each department.
The TUS exam is consisted of two parts:
- Basic science:Anatomy, Physiology, Histology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Pathology questions are included. The total is 120 questions
- Clinical science: Internal Medicine, Paediatrics, Gynaecology, General Surgery and Small Internships questions are included. The total is also 120 questions
The examination is carried out in two stages. The Basic Medical Science Test is carried out in the morning session. The duration is 150 minutes. And in the afternoon the Clinical Medical Science is carried out which lasts 150 minutes. The total test duration is 5 hours.
For more information, http://www.tusem.com/index.asp