The Orthopaedics department is the oldest and most significant of all the existing departments in Kasturba Medical College. It offers distinguished faculty to deliver state - of - the- art resources to both undergraduates and postgraduates. It has the support of excellent infrastructure to provide the same. It offers an MS program in Orthopaedics. You will get hands-on experience of practising surgery under trained specialists. You may get admitted based on the rank obtained in NEET. The course fees payable in instalments in 7, 20,000 INR. You may also claim for financial aid if you are eligible for it. The duration of the course is three years.
The inception of the Department of Orthopaedics took place in 1976. It was under the guidance and control of K. T. Thomas. It had started with a Master of Surgery program under this department in 1997. In last year around 43 students have passed out successfully. This department offers many speciality services like Spine unit, Paediatric Orthopaedics and Sports medicine. Arthroplasty and Trauma are covered under the above three speciality services. A course fee payable is 11, 68,000 INR. The tenure of the course is three years.
This college offers three years course of Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics. This course has the approval of Medical Council of India. It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science. You will be eligible for the post graduation program only if you have MBBS from a recognised institution. You may also be admitted based on Qualified Score in PG Entrance Test. This department is one of the oldest in Karnataka. Teaching focuses on excessive practical exams to provide rigorous practice sessions. There are six seats available for the MS program in Orthopaedics.
The foundation of the Orthopaedics department was laid in 1982. This department has senior most experienced faculty who are in this trade for more than 30 years. There are many research programs undertaken under this department. It has four units- A, B, C and D. The MS program offered is of three years duration. Over 90 MS candidates have passed so far. The eligibility criterion is an MBBS degree from a recognised institute. The course fee for availing this program is 15, 39,000 INR. This college has recognition by the Malaysian Medical Council. It has collaborated with multiple international organisations like WHO, University of Illinois, University of Chicago and ICMR.
This college conducts various postgraduate programs which have approval from the Medical Council of India. It also has an affiliation to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science in Kolkata. If you are seeking your admission for Master of Surgery program in the Orthopaedics department, then you must have MBBS degree from a college having recognition of Medical Council of India. You must have a one-year rotating internship in an institute recognised by Medical Council of India. You have to obtain permanent registration from Karnataka State Medical Council. You need to provide eligibility certificates before the final submission of application.