MD Pediatrics 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 Pediatrics
|M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore||18|
|Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||9|
|Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||10|
|Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore||14|
|A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore||8|
|BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||4|
|The Oxford Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Bangalore||3|
|Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore||5|
|MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital, Bangalore||10|
|Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Kolar||7|
|Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur||4|
|Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital, Tumkur||3|
|Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore||4|
|Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore||9|
|NITTE's K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore||9|
|JJM Medical College, Davangere||17|
|S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere||3|
|Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences Bellur||6|
|KLE's Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum||20|
|JSS Medical College, Mysore||12|
|Srinivas Institute of Medical Research Centre, Srinivasnagar||2|
|Basaveswara Medical College and Hospital, Chitradurga||3|
|Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||6|
|K V G Medical College, Sullia||6|
|Al-Ameen Medical College,Bijapur||8|
Placement of MD Pediatrics
In present time the field of paediatrics has emerged as one of the prominent career options in India and abroad. The importance of talented and skilled doctors in this field is increasing day by day, which has led to lots of job opportunities for young and talented doctors or paediatrics. After the completion of course they can work as child specialists in different government hospitals, private hospitals and polyclinics etc.
At the initial days of careers, they will be working with a team of paediatrics as assistant paediatric physicians. After gaining some experience they can work as lead paediatric consultants and lead a team of paediatric physicians in hospitals. They can become a head of paediatric divisions in hospitals and nursing homes in later stages of careers.
If they are interested in academics they can join as professors in medical colleges and universities. They may even head the department of paediatrics in such academic setups.
select_all Benefits of MD Pediatrics
Some of the advantages of being a Paediatric Physician are:
Opportunity to help children: As a Paediatric Physician one will have an opportunity to help children to overcome their problems. They can treat the kids with problems due to an illness or an accident and create an impact on their lives
Positively influencing the Children: As a Paediatric Physicians one can create impact on the lives of the young children. They can help the children and adolescents to develop healthy lifestyle like timely immunisations, exercising habits, improving diet etc
Good Work Life Balance: As a Paediatric Physician one can maintain a good work life balance. The majority of the paediatrics will be working as consultants in hospitals or polyclinics. They can have fixed timings in hospitals. They are not called upon for emergencies.
Excellent Career Opportunities: MD Paediatric doctors will have flexible career options. Every hospital requires a paediatrician to provide treatments for children. As a Paediatric Physician one can earn good money in both hospitals and polyclinics. They can also set up their own clinics and practice paediatric consulting
Top Recruiters for MD Pediatrics students
After the completion of MD Paediatrics, a qualified doctor can take up several roles in the field of paediatrics.
Some of the roles available are mentioned here:
General Paediatricians: General Paediatricians are the children doctors who deal with specific health issues, diseases and diseases and disorders related to stages of growth and development of babies/children. The doctors will be closely working with patients and their families. They are also responsible to prescribe general medicine, growth and development monitoring as paediatricians.
Average Salary is around 10 lakhs to 20 lakhs per annum
Neonatologists: Neonatologists address all the medical problems that are concerned to infants. They provide professional medical care and treatment to premature infants and critically ill newborns. Neonatologists are also responsible to perform research and clinical trials of new neonatal medicines and treatments. They work with pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers to develop new therapies or new tools to improve surgical outcomes in neonates.
Average Salary is around 12 lakhs to 24 lakhs per annum
Paediatric Intensivist or Critical Care Paediatrician: Critical Care Paediatricians diagnose, treat and monitor infants, children and adolescents with unstable life-threatening conditions. Children who are critically ill require careful monitoring in paediatric intensive care units. As a Paediatric intensivist one is responsible to keep the children healthy and stable with proper treatments.
Average Salary is around 15 lakhs to 20 lakhs Per Annum
Paediatric Cardiologists: Paediatric Cardiologists are doctors who diagnose and treat children with cardiac conditions. They work with patients antenatally, through childhood and into adulthood. They are basically concerned with diseases of the heart in the growing and developing children. They broadly treat congenital heart diseases, arrhythmias and disturbances in circulatory function.
Average Salary is around 15 lakhs to 25 lakhs per annum