A post-graduation degree is a qualification certificate which is awarded to a student on completion of a 2 or 3 year period specialization course in any college or university. Individuals can choose to specialize in various different subject matters such as ENT, Oncology, child health, neurologist, or a specialist of any area branch of medicine. Although it is not necessary for every MBBS (Bachelor in Medicine Bachelor in Surgery) graduate to do a post graduation course, but it is generally adviced to all get one because a postgraduate degree speaks of greater experience and knowledge. A doctor with a higher level of degree and education will always be given a higher priority than his peers with a lower degree. There are several medical colleges in Karnataka that offer a degree in different PG courses.
All Government and Private medical colleges that offer PG courses have a general point of eligibility along with other points that may vary from one college to another. Let us first talk about the general eligibility criteria to apply for PG medical courses-
As said before, it is always better to add on to your graduation qualifications by getting a Postgraduate degree in a particular line of specialization. For MBBS, there is a large number of seats all across the country, but the same may not be said in case of PG medical. The seats for PG medical are limited, almost half the number of seats available for MBBS. Therefore, it must be noted how important a post-graduate degree is. It is equally difficult to get into a PG medical course, not only in Karnataka but everywhere. A PG degree holds an important place in your list of qualifications as it gives more prominence to your MBBS degree and people will get to know that you have greater experience and knowledge in your area of expertise. There are several fields in which specializations may be done and once you achieve your PG degree, there will be no limits to your success! Get your PG degree today and reach greater heights in your life!