Board Examinations & Board Fellowship

The "European Board of Surgery" within the "Section of Surgery" offers with its "European Board of Surgery Qualifications" (E.B.S.Q.) the possibility to apply for a "Fellowship of the European Board of Surgery" (F.E.B.S.).

The candidates have to successfully undergo a two-step process: Eligibility and Examination to be awarded the title "F.E.B.S.".

Board Examinations and Fellowships are available for:

  • General Surgery
  • Coloproctology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery (4 modules)
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • HBP Surgery
  • ECS (Esophagus, Cardia and Stomach Surgery)
  • Emergency Surgery

The following Examinations and Fellowships will be available in the near future:

  • Minimal Invasive Surgery
  • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Endoscopy and Gastrointestinal Functional Diagnostics
  • Basic Sciences in Surgery (certification for residents)

Upcoming Board-Examinations

EBSQDate and PlaceLink
General Surgery12 - 13/09/2018 in MALTA (Malta)click here...
Coloproctology16 - 17/03/2018 in MUNICH (Malta)
11 - 12/05/2018 in BILBAO (Spain) - cancelled
19 - 20/08/2018 in HELSINBORG (Sweden)
28 - 29/09/2018 in NICE (France)
Trauma Surgery 
Endocrine Surgery24/05/2018 in AMSTERDAM (The Netherlands)
Surgical Oncology 
Emergency Surgery9/05/2018 in VALENCIA (Spain)
8/05/2019 in PRAGUE (Czech Republic)
6/05/2020 in OSLO (Norway)
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Minimal Invasive Surgery29 - 30/05/2018 in LONDON (United Kingdom)click here...
Transplant Surgery 
Transplant Medicine 
Transplant Coordination 
Transplant Immunology8/05/2018 in VENICE (Italy)
Breast Surgery 
HPB Surgery7/09/2018 in GENEVA (Switzerland)
Hand Surgery click here...
ECS Surgery click here