Graduate from a medical school recognized by NGHA.
Successful completion of a structured, accredited residency training program acceptable to NGHA.
Certification by the appropriate specialty board approved by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties and acceptable to NGHA.
Total experience training and post-training should be equal to, or more than, seven (7) years. The candidate should have a minimum of two (2) years experience in a tertiary care center in Neurosurgery after certification. Of this, at least one year should be abroad in a program acceptable to NGHA.