D.M. Neurology or Doctor of Medicine in Neurology is a post-Doctorate Neurology medical course. Neurology means that it is a medical specialty dealing with disorders of the nervous system. More clearly it deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of disease involving the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems, including their coverings, blood vessels, and all effectors tissue, such as muscle. The components of the curriculum which are undertaken during the course are: Theoretical Knowledge, Practical and Clinical skills, Attitudes including Communication skills and Knowledge about research methodology. The course duration is three years and it opens many job scopes after completing it.
D.M. Neurology Eligibility
For admission to D.M. Neurology course, a candidate is required to possess MD/DNB degree either in Medicine or in Paediatrics of an Institute/ University recognized by the Medical Council of India.
Candidates appearing for M.D General Medicine/ DNB General Medicine or MD Pediatric Medicine/ DNB Pediatric Medicine examination and expecting results before admission may also submit their application subject to the condition that they pass their qualifying examination before admission.
The selection of candidates for admission to D.M. (Neurology) course is to be made on the basis of an entrance examination both in theory and clinical assessment held by the Institute/ University. The selection should be based on merit only.