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M.D. (Psychiatry)(Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry)

Course Information

M.D. (Psychiatry)(Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry)

3 Years
Course Type

Post Graduation

Course Details

M.D. (Psychiatry)
Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry

M.D. Psychiatry or Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry is a three year postgraduate Psychiatry course.  A psychiatrist is a physician (a medical doctor-either an MD or a DO) who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, addictive, and emotional disorders. The Course helps to train the medical, psychological, and social components of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders and utilize a broad range of treatment modalities, including diagnostic tests, prescribing medications, psychotherapy, and helping patients and their families cope with stress and crises. Course includes neurobiology, biopsychology, prescription of psychiatric drugs and diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders. The syllabus for the course is divided into six semesters.

M.D. Psychiatry Eligibility                       

  • MBBS with minimum 55% marks
  • Some reputed colleges and institutes do conduct entrance examination to get admission to Degree course.
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