Admissions are closed for the academic year of 2018/2019.Keep an eye on the website for new dates of admissions and relevant criteria.

Document Checklist

This checklist is provided to help you submit a complete online application. Please have the below-listed electronically available prior to initiating the online process. All the below-mentioned documents must be clear coloured and ONLY in PDF format unless otherwise stated.


  • Copy of Travel Document/Passport
  • Recent Passport-sized Photograph should be submitted in JPEG format.
  • Curriculum Vitae



  • Copy of Certificate of Degree Completion e.g. Diploma, Bachelor’s, etc…
  • Academic Transcript
  • Dean’s Letter
    i.e. Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) or College Ranking Letter to include ranking of applicant amongst the cohort
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation

    • Recommendation letters must be sent directly to AJCH Residency Program will ONLY accept clear scanned letters in PDF format that are emailed by the recommender from their institution’s official email address.
    • The e-mail subject to include the applicant’s full name (i.e. Surname and first ONLY), date of birth, and recommender’s name (i.e. Surname and first ONLY).
    • All letters must be printed on the recommender’s institution letterhead, and bear the original institution stamp, in addition to the signature of the recommender.
  • Proof of Post Medical School Exam Result i.e. residency entrance exam such as EMSTREX, SMLE, PLAB, IFOM, MCCEE, USMLE Step 1/2/CK, AMC, etc…


  • Personal Statement maximum word-count of 800 ONLY
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency Result i.e. IELTS- Academics or TOFEL- iBT

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai
United Arab