Postgraduate Medical Courses
Postgraduate Medical Courses: Medical graduates after completing their MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) undergraduate course seeks to know the best Postgraduate Medical Courses after their MBBS. Candidates can opt to study MCI (Medical Council of India) recognized PG course for completing further medical studies in their Post Graduation, which suits their ability. We at Careers360 have come to you with the detailed account of each and every branch of PG medical admission in India. We should be helping you in deciding what you should opt for and what makes you opt for the particular PG Medical branch!
It must be noted by candidates that admission to PG courses in most of the colleges in India is done through National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate Medical Courses, commonly known as NEET PG, except for some colleges who do not come under the ambit of NEET PG which are AIIMS, PGIMER, Chandigarh, JIPMER, Puducherry, NIMHANS, Bengaluru, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum.
Once you have taken the Post Graduate Medical Entrance Exam(s); you have the following Postgraduate Medical Courses to opt for:
Doctor of Medicine (MD) is a program of 3 years PG course degree in medicine. Medical doctors or applicants possessing M.B.B.S. degrees in their undergraduation are eligible to apply for this course. To excel in the field of medicine applicants opt for a Doctor of Medicine or MD degree for specialization in post graduation. After successful completion of MD, medical PG course, aspirants will be eligible to work as a physician. The following are the list of PG medical courses comprised under the Doctor of Medicine.
All about MD specialisation
Immunohematology and Blood transfusion
Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Master of Surgery (MS) is a program of 3 years PG course that leads to a postgraduate degree in medical surgery. Applicants who have completed their M.B.B.S. degrees in their undergraduation are eligible to apply for this PG course. Candidates who want to have more theoretical/research knowledge as well as practical and clinical skills regarding the surgery can opt for a Master of Surgery while their post graduation. After successful completion of MS PG course, applicants will be eligible to work as Surgeon. Candidates can go through the list of PG courses comprised under Master of Surgery.
All about MS specialisation
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Traumatology & Surgery
Postgraduate Diploma (PG Diploma)
Post Graduate diploma program is a diploma programme in medicine is offered by various medical colleges or institutions across India. Candidates after their under graduation in MBBS can opt for the same while pursuing their medical PG diploma. The duration of this PG program varies from 2 to 3 years. Interested aspirants can go through the list of medical PG diploma courses comprised under it.
Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery
Dermatology and Venerology
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases
Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Gynaecology and Obstetrics
Haematology and Blood Transfusion
Aspirants can go through the list of top medical PG courses which is widely selected by the medical graduates while completing their post graduation.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy