P. G. Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (D. L. O.)

This program has been devised with tha aim to produce a competent Otorhinolaryngologist who competent in recognizing the health needs of ENT patients and carrying out professional obligations aligning with the principles of National Health Policy and professional ethics. They must acquire competencies pertaining to ENT that are required to be practiced in the community as well as all the levels of health care system. They should have acquired skills in effectively communicating with the patient, family and community and must be enlightened about the contemporary advances and developments in medical science as related to Otolaryngology. They needed to be oriented to the principles of research methodology and should be compatible enought to educate medical and paramedical professionals.

P. G. Diploma in Radiotherapy (D. M. R. T.)

A postgraduate specialist having undergone the required training

  • must be proficient in recognizing health needs of community
  • needs to be competent to handle effectively the medical problems
  • must be aware of the recent advances pertaining to his speciality

 

PG students shall acquire the basic skills in teaching medical or paramedical students. They are advised to be enlightened about the principles of research and methodology and modes of consulting library as mostly post graduation necessitates self study and research.

M. D. in Emergency Medicine

Doctor of Medicine in Emergency medicine is a three-year postgraduation course. Emergency medicine is a medical specialty—a field of practice based on the knowledge and skills required for the prevention, diagnosis and management of acute and urgent aspects of illness and injury affecting patients of all age groups with a full spectrum of undifferentiated physical and behavioral disorders. The curriculum includes a large amount of general medicine and surgery including the surgical sub-specialties.  The course gives a broad field of knowledge and advanced procedural skills in various field like surgical procedures, trauma resuscitation, advanced cardiac life support and advanced airway management.

Emergency Medicine Physicians practice in hospital emergency departments, pre-hospital settings via emergency medical services, other locations where initial medical treatment of illness takes place, and in the intensive-care unit.

M. Ch. in Head & Neck Surgery

Master of Chirurgiae in Head & Neck Surgery is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. This program offers training to treat cancerous and noncancerous tumors in the head and neck, including tumors in the thyroid and parathyroid. The M. Ch. in Head & Neck Surgery aims to enable students to develop their knowledge and extend and advance their practice to achieve competence in Head and Neck Surgery, providing students with the breadth and depth of experience. Specialty areas include Endoscopic Laser Surgery for Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Thyroid Surgery etc. This course provides a strong emphasis on understanding the rationale behind patient management, and the evaluation and development of practice. 

M. Ch. in Plastic Surgery

Master of Chirurgiae in Plastic Surgery is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. It is the field of medicine dealing with the restoration and correction of function and form of parts of human body. Most of the plastic surgeries include different types like microsurgery, hand surgery, reconstructive surgery and treatment of burns. It is a course designed to provide fully qualified plastic surgeons with the opportunity to receive supervised hands-on training in aesthetic plastic surgery. After completion of the course, surgeons can work in private clinics, government hospitals, healthcare centers, medical Institutes, nursing homes and research institutes. 

M. Ch. in Neuro Surgery

Master of Chirurgiae in Neuro Surgery is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. Neruo Surgery, which is also called as Neurological Surgery is a medical specialty that deals with the rehabilitation, treatment, diagnosis and prevention of disorders that affect any part of the nervous system, which includes peripheral nerves, spinal cord, spinal column, brain and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system. At AIMS, we educate new doctors with the same passion and dedication that we bring to patient care and research.  Admission is based on a competitive entrance examination conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

M. Ch. in Gastro Intestinal Surgery

Master of Chirurgiae in Gastro Intestinal Surgery is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. It is a branch of medicine that covers all surgeries pertaining to hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal parts of human body inclusive of surgical oncology and pancreatic surgery for cancers on liver, colon, stomach, etc. During the course, candidates are provided with sound knowledge of surgical, investigative, diagnostic and clinical aspect. Candidates will be responsible for taking care of the patients in the specific department under the supervision of faculty members and they are also made to participate in research activities as a part of course structure.

M. Ch. in Cardio Vascular & Thoracic Surgery

Master of Chirurgiae in Cardio Vascular & Thoracic Surgery is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. It is the field of medicine involved in surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the thorax (the chest), heart (heart disease) and lungs (lung disease). The program is particularly noted for work in thoracic organ transplantation and treatment of valvular, aneurysm, congenital, and ischemic heart disease, and pulmonary and mediastinal tumors. At AIMS, we educate new doctors with the same passion and dedication that we bring to patient care and research.  Admission is based on a competitive entrance examination conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

M. Ch. in Urology

Master of Chirurgiae in Urology is Post Graduate Academic Degree awarded for a program in the field of surgery. This training program is designed to prepare physicians to evaluate, understand, and manage medical and surgical aspects of genitourinary disorders. The curriculum includes basic and clinical research in renovascular hypertension, adult and pediatric urinary tract infection, treatment of urinary incontinence, neurourology, urinary tract physiology, anatomy and cellular biology of the prostate gland, and genitourinary oncology. In addition to providing a rigorous clinical training, from its inception, the Urology program at AIMS has fostered a unique atmosphere of scientific curiosity and endeavor.

M. S. in General Surgery

Academics

M. S. in General Surgery is a Postgraduate course offered by the Amrita School of Medicine.

Curriculum : As per Medical Council of India (MCI) and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Duration : Three years **

(** Two years in case of those who have recognized Postgraduate Diploma in the same subject)