Stipend For MD Colleges In Karnataka

Stipend For MD Colleges In Karnataka

Stipend For MD Colleges In Karnataka

Last updated: Jun 28, 2021


Stipend For MD Colleges In Karnataka

MD Course In Karnataka 

The Doctor of Medicine (MD) is a postgraduate course in the field of medicine. The course has a duration of 3 years of theoretical teaching with 1 year of compulsory rotatory internship. There are many medical colleges in Karnataka that offer the Doctor of Medicine (MD) course.

The course curriculum is aimed at providing advanced academic and practical training for the medical graduates who want to broaden their understanding of medical science and research through multiple unique specializations. There are many specializations like Anatomy, Pathology, Microbiology, Anaesthesia, Pulmonary Medicine, etc. that provide a thorough understanding of medical science and provide hands-on experience about disease physiology, pathology, identification, analysis, diagnosis, and treatment. The MBBS students can further progress and study about diverse topics during the Doctor of Medicine (MD) course.

Eligibility Criteria for MD

  • A student needs to have a valid Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) graduation certificate from the medical college recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • The MBBS college that has provided the certificate to the students should be recognized by the Medical Council of India
  • The student should score at least 50% marks in the final year of MBBS graduation exams
  • The student should not have any type of backlogs before appearing for entrance exams
  •  The candidate should have completed the rotating compulsory internship of one year in an institution recognized by the Medical Council of India
  •  The student has to appear for the NEET- PG entrance exam and score very good marks in the NEET- PG entrance exam so that they can be eligible for Doctor of Medicine (MD) Admission
  •   It is mandatory that the student passes and qualifies in the NEET PG examination

Need for Stipend for MD

Almost every medical college has the provision of a stipend for the students under Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses. This fixed amount of money provided during the course is generally for the student’s living expenses, food, mess facilities, hostel, internships, services, etc. 

No differentiation is made between the students under this policy. Almost all colleges today make sure that every postgraduate student gets their stipend regularly and accurately.

MD Colleges In Karnataka That Have The Provision Of Stipend

The stipend may vary with the type of college – Government or Private. Since 2019, the Government of Karnataka has increased the stipend for Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses. The fees of private colleges in Karnataka for the academic year 2020-2021 has been hiked by 15% and that for government colleges by 5%; because of this, the Government has provided a hike in the stipend for the Doctor of Medicine (MD) students by 15% which ranges from Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 10,000. 

The current stipend for Doctor of Medicine (MD) students is:

  • For MD First-year students – Rs. 30,000
  • For MD Second-year students – Rs. 35,000
  • For MD Third-year students – Rs. 40,000

The following colleges in Karnataka have a provision of stipend for their Doctor of Medicine (MD) students during each year of their course. 

  • Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore
  • Bangalore Medical College and Research Centre, Bangalore
  • M. S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore
  • Manipal University, Manipal
  • A. J. Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Mangalore
  • Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore
  • Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore
  • St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore
  • MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital, Hoskote
  • Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Bangalore
  • Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Bangalore
  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
  • KLE University, Belgaum
  • JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysore
  • Nitte University, Mangalore
  • Yenepoya University, Mangalore
  • Dr. B. D. Jatti Homeopathic Medical College, Dharwad
  • Sri Siddhartha University, Tumkur
  • AVS Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, Bijapur
  • DGM Ayurvedic Medical College, Gadag
  • Dr. B. N. M. Rural Ayurvedic Medical College, Bijapur
  • Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences, Mandya
  • Belgaum Institute of Medical Sciences, Belgaum
  • Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bidar
  • Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore
  • Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hassan
  • Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore
  • JJM Medical College, Davanagere
  • JSS Medical College and Hospital, Mysore
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belagavi
  • KVG Medical College and Hospital, Sullia
  • Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli
  • Mysore Medical College, Mysore
  • Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga
  • Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Mangalore

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