Doctorate of Medicine in Nephrology is a super – specialty Post Doctorate course in the field of medicine. Nephrology is a branch medicine dealing with the study of the diseases and functions of Kidney. This course aims at producing Nephrologists who are trained to become consultants in Nephrology, can teach the subject and become research scientists. The candidate acquires skills for diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and ability to treat various kidney ailments by relevant therapeutic methods. He/ she will also to be able to carry out research proposals in the Nephrology super specialty. After this course he/ she would able to take up a career in clinical and or academic Nephrology.