MD Biochemistry course details
|Type of Institution||Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science/ Deemed University/ Private University.|
|Eligibility||The candidate should be a graduate in Medicine (M.B.B.S)from any university recognised by the Medical Council of India. The candidate should have completed satisfactorily the Rotating compulsory internship of one year in an institution recognised by the Medical Council of India he candidate should have obtained permanent Registration of any State Medical Council. No candidate shall be admitted to any post graduate degree / diploma course unless the candidate has obtained and produced the eligibility certificate issued by the University.
NEET PG is mandatory*
(The fees structure mentioned above are as per 2020 medical counselling).
Candidates seeking admission to MD should mandatorily qualify NEET-PG Exam. The NEET qualified students are required to undergo two types of counselling.
1.The students seeking admission to medical colleges affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) should undergo the counselling conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
2.The students seeking admission to deemed universities should undergo counselling conducted by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC).
Intake of MD Biochemistry
|M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore||4|
|Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||2|
|Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||4|
|Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore||5|
|BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||3|
|Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||2|
|Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore||1|
|The Oxford Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Bangalore||3|
|Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Kolar||2|
|Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur||2|
|Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital, Tumkur||2|
|JSS Medical College, Mysore||3|
|Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore||2|
|Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore||2|
|K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore||3|
|A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore||3|
|JJM Medical College, Davangere||8|
|S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere||3|
|Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences Bellur||1|
|Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum||3|
|Srinivas Institute of Medical Research Centre, Srinivasnagar||2|
|Basaveswara Medical College and Hospital, Chitradurga||1|
Placement of MD Biochemistry
The MD Biochemistry doctors typically work in a hospital atmosphere as consultants. They work as an expert member in the team of pathologists in hospitals and diagnostic centres. As they gain experience, they may become Lead Consultant Biochemist to lead the team of Biochemists in hospitals and diagnostic centres. They are also hired as research analysts for biochemical and experimentation such as food science, zoology labs, hormone production, plant science departments, vaccine research, immunology, virology etc.
They can also join medical colleges to take up teaching as assistant professors. As they gain experience in teaching, they can become head of the biochemistry department, sometimes they may even be promoted as Deans and Vice Presidents in medical colleges.
select_all Benefits of MD Biochemistry
As MD Biochemists one will enjoy the following advantages:
They basically work in laboratories of hospitals and diagnostic centres and have fixed timings
They are not called up for surgeries and not required in medical emergency situations
On a typical day the MD Biochemist will be working in labs and examining the samples collected from the patients for any health issues or abnormalities
Their main job is to identify the exact problem and health issues that are faced by patients
They can expect good work and life balance
There salaries are decent in both hospitals and diagnostic centres
They usually work in research fields and can enjoy flexible timings
Top Recruiters for MD Biochemistry students
Some of the important careers that the MD Biochemistry students can choose are as follows:
Assistant Professor: After the completion of MD Biochemistry they can join as assistant professors in the field of Biochemistry at various medical colleges. As they gain experience, they can become head of the department of Biochemistry and sometimes they may also reach administrative positions to become Dean or Chairman or vice-president.
Salary: They will be earning around 8 lakhs to 10 lakhs per annum
Consultant Biochemist: The Consultant Biochemist are self-employed professionals who work specifically for specialists or human service offices. They usually work in hospitals or diagnostic centres and will spend a greater part of their time examining the samples of the patients. They are necessary to analyse the specific cause for that ailment and refer the patients for the next level of treatments if necessary.
Salary: They will be earning around 6 lakhs to 10 lakhs per annum
Laboratory Directors: The Laboratory Directors usually head the biochemical labs of hospitals and diagnostic centres. They will work in different frameworks or perform exceptionally specialised chemical and analytical tests of specific samples of the patients. Along with this they usually administer the labs and ensure that safety norms are followed by the fellow workers in the labs while carrying out tests.
Salary: They will be earning around 10 lakhs to 12 lakhs per annum
Endocrinologists: Sometimes the MD Biochemistry doctors may work as Endocrinologists in hospitals and labs. They are responsible to analyse the hormonal imbalances caused in the patients. They are necessary to carry out analysis and tests on different hormones and prescribe accurate medicines. They closely work with patients suffering from diabetes, thyroid etc.
Salary: They will be earning around 10 lakhs to 15 lakhs per annum