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Top MD Microbiology Colleges In Bangalore

Last updated: Jun 27, 2020

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MD Microbiology (Doctor of Medicine in Microbiology)
MD Microbiologist Doctors are generally known as Medical Microbiologists. The medical microbiologists acquire both clinical skills and laboratory knowledge in their MD course. In medical microbiology, the main focus is on the skills and knowledge relating to microbial infections that are caused in humans.
Medical microbiologists provide services to aid the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases and help ensure the safety of those at risk of acquiring infectious diseases, both in hospitals and communities. The medical microbiologists are required to give advice to the patients suffering from infectious diseases. They also prescribe the patients to undergo diagnosis by taking up proper tests. Medical microbiologists provide advice regarding the interpretation of results and the appropriateness of further investigations and antibiotic treatments.
Medical microbiologists also play a key role in controlling the spread of infectious diseases. They work in hospitals, infection control teams to reduce the spread of infections in hospitals including pandemics like Covid-19, SARS, MRSA, Ebola Virus, HIV etc in communities.
They are responsible to monitor the patterns of infectious diseases and reporting of unusual occurrences of infections. They work in infection control activities along with nurses and other healthcare professionals in hospitals.

MD Microbiology course details

Duration 3 Years
Level Master Level
Admission Mode Merit/Management
Entrance Exam NEET-PG
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*
Fees

KEA:
Government Colleges(G)- INR. 38,900 to INR. 2,63,900 per nnum
Government Private Seats(G) - INR. 1,02,786 to INR. 7,13,780 per annum
GMP/OPN (P) in Private Colleges - INR. 1,58,000 to INR. 40,00,000 per annum
NRI/Others (Q) - INR. 1,02,785 to INR. 90,15,500 per annum

(The fees structure mentioned above are as per 2020 medical counselling).

Admission Process:

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). 

List of Top MD Microbiology Colleges in Bangalore

    List of MD Microbiology in Bangalore colleges

  • Dr. BR Ambedkar Medical College - Bangalore
    Dr. BR Ambedkar Medical College - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Qualification Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Physiology MD - Biochemistry
    MD - Microbiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Paediatrics
    MD - General Medicine MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: Dr B R Ambedkar Medical College Kadugondanahalli Bangalore - 560045

    Distance:

    The college is located in Kadugondanahalli and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Dr. BR Ambedkar Medical College: 31.4 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Dr. BR Ambedkar Medical College: 10.1 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Dr. BR Ambedkar Medical College: 10.1 km


  • MS Ramaiah Medical College - Bangalore
    MS Ramaiah Medical College - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases MD - Emergency Medicine
    MD - Psychiatry MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology MD - Radiation Oncology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Physiology MD - Biochemistry
    MD - Microbiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Paediatrics
    MD - General Medicine MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: M S Ramaiah Nagar, MSRIT Post Bangalore - 560 054

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mathikere and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to M S Ramaiah Medical College: 31.2 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to M S Ramaiah Medical College: 8.8 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to M S Ramaiah Medical College: 8.8 km


  • Rajarajeswari Medical College - Bangalore
    Rajarajeswari Medical College - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases MD - Psychiatry
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Biochemistry MD - Microbiology
    MD - Forensic Medicine MD - Pharmacology
    MD - Community Medicine MS - General Surgery
    MD - Anatomy MS - Orthopaedics
    MD - Paediatrics MD - General Medicine
    MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital No. 202, Kambipura, Mysore Road, Bengaluru - 560 074 Karnataka, India.

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mysore Road and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to RajaRajeswari Medical College: 52.2 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to RajaRajeswari Medical College: 18 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to RajaRajeswari Medical College: 15.8 km


  • Kempegowda Institute of Medical Science - KIMS - Bangalore
    Kempegowda Institute of Medical Science - KIMS - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases MD - Psychiatry
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Biochemistry MD - Microbiology
    MD - Forensic Medicine MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - General Medicine
    MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences (KIMS) Banashankari 2nd Stage , Bangalore - 560070

    Distance:

    The college is located in Banashankari and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS): 42.4 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS): 7.7 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS): 7.3 km


  • The Oxford Medical College, Hospital And Research Center - Bangalore
    The Oxford Medical College, Hospital And Research Center - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Physiology MD - Biochemistry
    MD - Microbiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Paediatrics
    MD - General Medicine MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: Yadavanahalli, Attibele, Behind La Classic Hotel, Bangalore - 562107

    Distance:

    The college is located in Bangalore and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to The Oxford Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre: 66.6 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to The Oxford Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre: 34.8 km 
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to The Oxford Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre: 34.8 km


  • Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre - Bangalore
    Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - ENT MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases MD - Psychiatry
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Physiology MD - Biochemistry
    MD - Microbiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MS - Orthopaedics
    MD - Paediatrics MD - General Medicine
    MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: 15, Hesarghatta Main Rd, Navy Layout, Chikkasandra, Chikkabanavara, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560090

    Distance:

    The college is located in Hesaraghatta and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre: 38.9 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre: 15.7 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre: 15 km


  • Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre - Bangalore
    Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS)
    • MCI
    • Government of Karnataka

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MD - Hospital Administration MS - ENT
    MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy MD - Emergency Medicine
    MD - Psychiatry MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology MD - Radiation Oncology
    MS - Ophthalmology MD - Pathology
    MD - Physiology MD - Biochemistry
    MD - Microbiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Paediatrics
    MD - General Medicine MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: 82 EPIP Area, Whitefield, Bangalore - 560066, Karnataka - INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Whitefield and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre: 46.6 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre: 22.6 km


  • BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences - Bangalore
    BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Microbiology

    Affiliations:

    Eligibility: Must have a recognized degree of MBBS awarded by an Indian University in respect of recognized Medical College. PG NEET Eligibility Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology MS - Ophthalmology
    MD - Pathology MD - Physiology
    MD - Biochemistry MD - Microbiology
    MD - Pharmacology MD - Community Medicine
    MS - General Surgery MD - Anatomy
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Paediatrics
    MD - General Medicine MD - Anaesthesiology

    Campus Location: BGS and SJB group of Institution #67,BGS Health & Education City Uttarahalli Road, Kengeri, Bangalore South – 560060 KARNATAKA INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Kengeri and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences: 51.4 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences: 17 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences: 16 km


Other Colleges

Other MD Anaesthesia Colleges in Karnataka

  • Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Kolar
  • Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur
  • Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore
  • NITTE's K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore
  • A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore
  • Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore
  • Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences Bellur
  • JSS Medical College, Mysore
  • JJM Medical College, Davangere
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum
  • S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere
  • K V G Medical College, Sullia
  • Srinivas Institute of Medical Research Centre, Srinivasnagar
  • Basaveswara Medical College and Hospital, Chitradurga
  • Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital, Tumkur

Intake of MD Microbiology

colleges Seats
M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore 3
Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore 5
BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore 3
Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore 4
Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore 5
Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore 2
Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore 2
The Oxford Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Bangalore 4

Career Scope of MD Microbiology

The qualified Medical Microbiologist one will be working towards controlling infectious diseases in hospitals and communities. Their main role is to identify the exact pathogens that are creating infections and prescribe relevant medicine and treatments to that particular infection. He/she will usually work in diagnostic centres of hospitals and also independent diagnostic centres.
They check for pathogens in patients’ samples and prescribe the medicines and treatments for the specific pathogens. At initial days of career, they work with a team of medical microbiologists. As they gain further experience, they will be leading a team of medical microbiologists in hospitals or diagnostic centres. They can take up teaching as a career by joining medical colleges and universities.
As a medical microbiological consultant, he/she is responsible to control the spread of infectious diseases in communities. They can reach administration and managerial roles in hospitals. In academics, they can become a head of department in the medical colleges.

select_all Benefits of MD Microbiology

As a Medical Microbiologist, one will have the following benefits such as:

  • Opportunity to identify various types of pathogens in patients and understand the spreading behaviour of that infection

  • As Medical Microbiologist one will be studying about all the medicines and treatments available for numerous infections and pathogens

  • The Medical Microbiologists are not involved in any surgery, so they have fixed hospital timings and enjoy good work and life balance

  • They work in hospitals and diagnostic centres at fixed timings unless there are some epidemic or pandemic situations

  • On a given day as a Medical Microbiologist will diagnose various infections and pathogens by testing samples of patients and give treatment for such specific illness and ensure that the patient is cured fast

  • Medical Microbiologists have better exposures to many infections and also have the relevant tools to treat them

  • They can earn good money as consultants in hospitals and also by setting up their own clinics and nursing homes

Placements for MD Microbiology

The Medical Microbiologists have excellent job opportunities in hospitals and clinics in India and abroad. Some of the important job roles available after MD Microbiology are:

Medical Microbiology & Virology Doctor: As a Medical Microbiology & Virology doctor one will be involved in diagnosis and control of infectious diseases. They are responsible for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the spread of infections in hospitals and communities (best example is CoronaVirus). Their main aim is to provide treatments for pandemic and epidemic diseases and ensure that the disease is not spread in communities and result in a disaster.

Earnings: As a Medical Microbiology & Virology doctor one will be earning around 6 lakhs to 12 lakhs per annum.

Infectious Diseases Doctor: As an infectious disease doctor one is required to investigate and treat infections caused by many micro-organisms like bacteria, virus, protozoa and fungi. The infectious disease doctors have combined skills of clinical and laboratory that helps them to diagnose and provide effective treatment for a wide range of infections in both acute and chronic patients. They deal with many infections that are related to bone, HIV, pneumonia and viral hepatitis. They provide treatments for many diseases like corona, cholera, dengue, diphtheria, dysentery, Ebola, malaria, meningitis, sepsis etc.

Earnings: As an Infectious Disease doctor one will be earning around 8 lakhs to 15 lakhs per annum.

Chemical Pathologist: Chemical pathologists are qualified doctors who combine practical laboratory and clinical skills. They use biochemical laboratory tests to diagnose diseases and manage the patients. The chemical pathologists have a detailed understanding of biochemical processes and changes that occur in diseases. They are also responsible to run and manage biochemistry laboratories in hospitals or in diagnostic centres. They will be doing analysis of hundreds of samples of patients per day and reporting the test results of the patients and referring them to specialists if required. They will be working with endocrinologists to oversee specialist tests and help with the development and interpretation of hormone tests.

Earnings: As a Chemical Pathologist one will be earning around 5 lakhs to 10 lakhs per annum.

Haematology Doctor: The Haematology doctors diagnose and clinically manage disorders of the blood and bone marrow. They also provide clinical support for the haematology diagnostic laboratories and blood banks. They undertake the care of outpatients and inpatients, provide advisory and consultancy services to all the hospital specialists and general practitioners and also manage diagnostic laboratories. They provide clinical interpretation of laboratory data and morphology of blood and bone marrow. The haematology doctors will be working with patients of all ages and they manage both benign and malignant conditions.

Earnings: As a Haematology Doctor one will be earning around 6 lakhs to 12 lakhs per annum.

Histopathology Doctors: The histopathology doctors are responsible to diagnose and study disease using expert medical interpretation of cells and tissue samples. They have the expertise to identify and determine the cause of death by performing autopsies on human bodies. They are also responsible to determine the stage of cancers through staging and grading of tumours. The histopathologists work in partnership with both laboratory scientists and doctors from other specialities. They have an in-depth knowledge of both pathological and clinical aspects of diseases. They will form a part of a multi-disciplinary team assessing cancer patients and planning their further investigation and treatments.  

Earnings: As a Histopathology doctor one will be earning around 8 lakhs to 10 lakhs per annum.

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