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Best MD Psychaitry Colleges in Karnataka


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Top MD Psychiatry Colleges In Karnataka

Last updated: Jun 27, 2020

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MS Psychiatry (Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry)

Psychiatry is the branch of medical science that deals with the treatment of the mental illness and mental problems faced by many people. The MBBS students who are interested to study about the mental illness and mental treatments are required to join for MD Psychiatry course. The MD Psychiatry students after the completion of their MD they are termed as Psychiatrists.
The mental illness is extremely common and far more prevalent than most people realise in recent years. The disorders go unnoticed and the patients may end up in disaster. Unfortunately, the change in lifestyle of people has increased the stress levels and many are going to depression and also other mental health problems. So, the demand for psychiatrists has been increasing day by day.
The psychiatrists are medically qualified doctors who contribute to the management and treatment of adults with mental health problems.
Some of the mental disorders that the psychiatrists will be dealing are:

  • Mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder
  • Psychoses including schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder and bipolar disorder with psychotic symptoms
  • Eating disorders
  • Anxiety disorders and phobias
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Drug and alcohol abuse including psychosis in association with substance use
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Organic disorders such as dementia
  • Personality disorders

MD Psychaitry 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 Psychaitry Colleges in Karnataka

    List of MD Psychiatry in Karnataka colleges

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

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    Campus Location: No. 15, Chikkasandra, Hesaraghatta Main Road, Bangalore - 560 090

    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


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

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    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


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

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    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:

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

    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


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

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    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 Qualification Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

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

    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


  • Rajarajeswari Medical College - Bangalore
    Rajarajeswari Medical College - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    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:

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

    Campus Location: RajaRajeswari Medical College & Hospital 2nd Floor, Ramohalli Cross, Kumbalgodu, Mysore Road, Bangalore - 560 060., 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


  • MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital - Bangalore
    MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital - Bangalore

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    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 Qualification Mandatory*

    Duration: 3 Years

    Specializations:

    MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology MD - Anaesthesiology
    MD - Psychiatry MD - General Medicine
    MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology MD - Paediatrics
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Pathology
    MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy MS - General Surgery
    MS - Ophthalmology MS - ENT

    Campus Location: Dandupalya, 30th KM Milestone, National Highway 75, Kolathur P.O., Hoskote Taluk Bengaluru Rural District. Pincode - 562114

    Distance:

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

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital: 33.7 kms
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital: 32.5 kms
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital: 32.3 kms


  • Sri Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar
    Sri Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education, Deemed to be University
    • 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 - Biochemistry MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MD - Anaesthesiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Psychiatry MD - General Medicine
    MD - Microbiology MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MD - Paediatrics MD - Pharmacology
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Physiology
    MD - Anatomy MD - Pathology
    MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy MS - General Surgery
    MS - Ophthalmology MS - ENT
    MD - Community Medicine

    Campus Location: Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College Tamaka, Kolar, Karnataka,563 103

    Distance:

    The college is located in Kolar, 65.2 km from Bangalore City, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College: 82.8 kms 
    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College: 76 kms
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College: 75.2 kms


  • Sri Siddharatha Medical College - SSMC - Tumkur
    Sri Siddharatha Medical College - SSMC - Tumkur

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • Sri Siddhartha Medical College
    • 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 - Obstetrics & Gynaecology MD - Anaesthesiology
    MD - Psychiatry MD - General Medicine
    MD - Microbiology MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MD - Paediatrics MS - Orthopaedics
    MD - Physiology MD - Anatomy
    MD - Pathology MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MS - General Surgery MS - Ophthalmology
    MS - ENT MD - Community Medicine

    Campus Location: Sree Siddhartha Medical College and Research Centre, B.H. Road, Agalkote, Tumkur, Karnataka, India.

    Distance:

    The college is located in Tumkur City, 77 km from Bangalore City, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Sri Siddhartha Medical College: 96.8 kms
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Sri Siddhartha Medical College: 75.6 kms 
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Sri Siddhartha Medical College: 74.9 kms


  • JSS Medical College and Hospital- Mysore
    JSS Medical College and Hospital- Mysore

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research
    • 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 - Biochemistry MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MD - Anaesthesiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Psychiatry MD - General Medicine
    MD - Microbiology MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MD - Paediatrics MD - Pharmacology
    MD - Emergency Medicine MS - Orthopaedics
    MD - Physiology MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases
    MD - Anatomy MD - Pathology
    MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy MS - General Surgery
    MS - Ophthalmology MS - ENT
    MD - Community Medicine

    Campus Location: JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research JSS Medical Institutions Campus Sri Shivarathreeshwara Nagara Mysuru – 570 015 Karnataka INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mysuru, 146 km from Bangalore City, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to JSS Medical College and Hospital: 171 kms
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to JSS Medical College and Hospital: 137 kms
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to JSS Medical College and Hospital: 135 kms


  • Father Mullers Medical College - Mangalore
    Father Mullers Medical College - Mangalore

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    Campus Location: Father Muller Medical College Father Muller Road, Kankanady, Mangalore - 575 002, Karnataka, INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mangalore, 352 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Father Muller Medical College: 371 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Father Muller Medical College: 344 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Father Muller Medical College: 344 km


  • Yenepoya Medical College - Mangaluru
    Yenepoya Medical College - Mangaluru

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • Yenepoya University, Deemed To Be University
    • 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:

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

    Campus Location: University Road, Yenepoya University Campus, Deralakatte, Karnataka - 575018

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mangalore, 344 km from Bangalore City, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Yenepoya Medical College: 367 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Yenepoya Medical College: 341 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Yenepoya Medical College: 341 km


  • AJ Institute of Medical Science - Mangalore
    AJ Institute of Medical Science - Mangalore

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    Campus Location: A.J. Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre Kuntikana NH -66, Mangalore - 575 004. INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mangalore, 352 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to A J Institute of Medical Science: 373 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to A J Institute of Medical Science: 348 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to A J Institute of Medical Science: 347 km


  • NITTE's K S Hegde Medical Academy - Mangaluru
    NITTE's K S Hegde Medical Academy - Mangaluru

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • NITTE(Deemed to be University) Mangaluru
    • 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:

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

    Campus Location: K S Hegde Medical Academy, P.O Deralakatte, Mangaluru - 575018

    Distance:

    The college is located in Mangaluru, 352 km from Bangalore City, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to K S Hegde Medical Academy: 366 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to K S Hegde Medical Academy: 341 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to K S Hegde Medical Academy: 341 km


  • Bapuji's J.J.M Medical College - Davanagere
    Bapuji's J.J.M Medical College - Davanagere

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    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:

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

    Campus Location: Medical College Rd, MCC B Block, Kuvempu Nagar, Davanagere, Karnataka - 577004

    Distance:

    The college is located in Davanagere, 265 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to JJM Medical College: 287 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to JJM Medical College: 262 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to JJM Medical College: 261 km


  • SS Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre - Davanagere
    SS Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre - Davanagere

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    Campus Location: SS Academy of Higher Education and Research JSS Medical Institutions Campus Sri Shivarathreeshwara Nagara Mysuru – 570 015 Karnataka INDIA

    Distance:

    The college is located in Davanagere, 265 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to SS Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre: 281 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to SS Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre: 260 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to SS Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre: 259 km


  • KLE's Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College - Belgaum
    KLE's Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College - Belgaum

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

    Affiliations:

    • KLE Academy of Higher Education and Research (Deemed-to-be-University)
    • 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 - Biochemistry MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    MD - Anaesthesiology MD - Forensic Medicine
    MD - Psychiatry MD - General Medicine
    MD - Microbiology MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology
    MD - Paediatrics MD - Pharmacology
    MS - Orthopaedics MD - Physiology
    MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases MD - Anatomy
    MD - Pathology MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
    MS - General Surgery MS - Ophthalmology
    MS - ENT MD - Community Medicine

    Campus Location: JNMC KLE University Campus, Nehru Nagar, Belgaum, Karnataka 590010

    Distance:

    The college is located in Belgaum, around 508 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College: 524 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College: 503 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College: 503 km


  • K.V.G. Medical College & Hospital - Sullia
    K.V.G. Medical College & Hospital - Sullia

    Course name: MD Psychiatry

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

    Campus Location: Court Rd, Kurunjibhag, Sullia, Karnataka - 574327

    Distance:

    The college is located in Sullia, which is 300 km from Bangalore, and is well connected to bus stations, railway stations, and the airport.

    • Distance from Bangalore Airport to KVG Medical College & Hospital: 342 km
    • Distance from Majestic Bus Stand to KVG Medical College & Hospital: 300 km
    • Distance from Bangalore City Railway Station to KVG Medical College & Hospital: 297 km 


Intake of MD Psychaitry

Colleges Seats
M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore 1
Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore 2
Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore 3
Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore 5
A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore 1
MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital, Bangalore 4
Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Kolar 2
Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur 2
Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital, Tumkur 2
Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore 3
Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore 6
NITTE's K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore 5
JJM Medical College, Davangere 4
S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere 6
KLE's Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum 5
JSS Medical College, Mysore 3
Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore 2
K V G Medical College, Sullia 2

Career Scope of MD Psychaitry

The MD Psychiatry students can find ample job opportunities in the medical field. They are required in large numbers in many mental health hospitals and many rehabilitation centres. The increased stress levels in the people have made them approach the psychiatrics for help. 

So, the demand has increased in the last 10 years. At the initial career level’s, they will be assisting the senior psychiatrics and will be working in a team of hospitals. As they gain experience, they will be managing a team of psychiatrics in the hospitals as ‘Lead Psychiatric Consultants’.

They can also join as assistant professors in various medical colleges. They can also be appointed as head of the department of psychiatry, and sometimes they are also appointed at high positions like Deans, Chairman and Vice president in medical colleges.

select_all Benefits of MD Psychaitry

As a Psychiatrist one can enjoy the following advantages:

  • Self-Employment Opportunities: The MD Psychiatrists basically take up independent practice as psychiatric consultants. The private practice allows for increased flexibility and freedom that many professionals enjoy.

  • Rapidly Growing Markets: Due to the increased mental stress levels many are in need of mental help.  Many people are getting into depression and are becoming addicted to substance abuse due to a stressful lifestyle. So, the psychiatrists are required to help them to come out of their mental problems.

  • High Earning Potential: The Psychiatrists are the doctors who are paid well. They have a lot of respect in the society.

  • Opportunity to meet new people and new challenges: Everyone knows that the mind is a mystery machine and a lot of research is being conducted to get results. Every day the Psychiatrics meet new people with new mental problems. So, there is a lot of opportunity for learning during their careers.

Placements for MD Psychaitry

The MD Psychiatry students can choose from sub-specialties available in the field. The sub speciality determines the job and scope of work for the psychiatrics.

Some of the specialities are:

General Psychiatrists: The General Psychiatrists are medically qualified doctors who contribute to the management of adults with mental health problems. They usually provide treatments to the patients by developing a therapeutic alliance with the patients. The treatment often involves co-operating as a part of a team with the patients so that they can come out of their mental problems as early as possible.

Average Salary: Around 12 lakhs to 15 lakhs per annum

Forensic Psychiatry: Forensic psychiatry is a branch of psychiatry dealing with the assessment and treatment of offenders in prisons, secure hospitals and the community with mental health problems. It requires a sophisticated understanding of the links between mental health and law.

Average Salary: 10 lakhs to 15 lakhs per annum

Child and Adolescent psychiatry: In child and adolescent psychiatry (CAP), the doctors work with children, young people and their families. They treat a range of mental health problems and conditions including autism spectrum disorders, depression, anxiety, substance misuse and eating disorders. 

Average Salary: 11 lakhs to 18 lakhs per annum

Old Age Psychiatrists: The old age Psychiatrists are doctors who provide specialised and holistic assessment, treatment and continuing care for older adults. The older generation suffer for mental health problems including dementia and other disorders including depression and schizophrenia.

Average Salary: 8 lakhs to 12 lakhs per annum

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