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M. D. in Psychiatry is a Clinical Speciality course offered by the Amrita School of Medicine.
Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry explores the major psychiatric syndromes like psychotic, mood and anxiety disorders, psychological effects of physical diseases, the doctor-patient relationship, human development, patient interviewing, and ethical issues in medicine. It is a three-year postgraduation course and can be pursued by any MBBS holder from a University recognized by the Medical Council of India. Most psychiatrists practice general psychiatry. Sub-specialization in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine, and Geriatric psychiatry can be conducted after M. D. in Psychiatry.
The psychiatrists who have completed the course can join any government/private hospital and they can even visit various schools, colleges, industries, prisons as counselors.
Duration : Three years **
(** Two years in case of those who have recognized Postgraduate Diploma in the same subject)
Candidates must have MBBS degree recognized by the Medical Council of India, New Delhi
Qualification : Candidates must have MBBS degree recognized by the Medical Council of India, New Delhi.
Eligibility Criteria : NEET PG – 2022 qualified candidates who have been allotted to Amrita School of Medicine by the MCC, New Delhi are eligible to report for admissions for the academic year 2022-23.
For more details regarding DGHS guidelines, please visit MCC Website
Caution Deposit of Rs.10,000/- is included in other fees which is refundable.
NB: **All fees are subject to change/revision as per the University/ UGC Guidelines (if applicable).
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