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MD - Doctor of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine is a Post Graduate Program in the medical field. The medical field has seen extensive growth over the years. The medical career is increasing through new technologies and innovative ideas. Today the centre of medicine is the area of specialty. Earlier the general practitioners used to diagnose and treat the patients, but today the specialists undertake the process. The results are also better. So, specialization is expected from the medical candidates



There are 3 major branches of medical studies iThere are 3 major branches of medical studies in India including BAMS, BHMS and MBBS. Students from all the three streams are eligible for MD. The admissions to this program are based on the Entrance Exams regarding to the colleges or universities.


Major Areas of Requirements for MD

General Medicine is an area where the practitioners present the role of the family doctor. They diagnose and treat various patients daily. However, while diagnosing more complicated diseases, the general practitioner needs the help of any specialist. Qualifications of these specialists are; an MBBS degree with a 3-year MD course in General Medicine or a Postgraduate diploma course in General Medicine.

Pediatrics is an area where the practitioners present the role of the family doctor. They diagnose and treat various patients daily. However, while diagnosing more complicated diseases, the general practitioner needs the help of any specialist. Qualifications of these specialists are; an MBBS degree with a 3-year MD course in General Medicine or a Postgraduate diploma course in General Medicine.

Cardiology is a study of the pains related to the heart and the circulatory system. A cardiologist can diagnose all diseases related to the heart and can treat them. Cardiology is a 3-year MD program in the cardio therapy after an MBBS.

Gynecology is a study of female reproductive system. A Gynecologist diagnoses and treats the female in the specific conditions of reproductive system.

Psychiatry is the branch of medical studies that includes the study regarding to the psychological disorders. An MBBS doctor is eligible for this course. Psychiatry is a 3-year MD course.

Doctors with post graduation or MD can do the PhD in any particular area of medicines.



SELECTION OF POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS.
  • >> Students for Postgraduate medical courses shall be selected strictly on the basis of their academic merit.
  • >> For determining the academic merit, the university/institution may adopt any one of the following procedures both for degree and diploma courses :-
  • >> On the basis of merit as determined by the competitive test conducted by the State Government or by the competent authority appointed by the State Government or by the university/group of universities in the same state; or
  • >> On the basis of merit as determined by a centralized competitive test held at the national level; or
  • >> On the basis of the individual cumulative performance at the first, second and their MBBS examination, if such examination have been passed from the same university; or
  • >> Combination of (i) and (iii):

Provided that wherever entrance test for Postgraduate admission is held by the State Government or a university or any other authorized examining body, the minimum percentage of marks for eligibility for admission to postgraduate medical courses shall be fifty per cent for general category candidates and 40 per cent for the candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward classes.

Provided further that in non-Governmental institutions fifty percent of the total seats shall be filled by the competent authority and the remaining fifty per cent by the management of the institution on the basis of merit.