Doctorate of Medicine [MD] - Jobs, Scope, Salary and Placements

Job Scope, Salary and Placements for MD:

Doctor of Medicine [MD] Employment Areas:

  • Biomedical Companies
  • Health Centres
  • Hospitals
  • Laboratories
  • Medical Colleges
  • Medical Foundation / Trust
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Nursing Homes
  • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies
  • Polyclinics
  • Private Practice
  • Research Institutes

Doctor of Medicine Job Types

  • Chiropodist
  • Anaesthetist or Anaesthesiologists
  • General Surgeon
  • Cardiologist
  • Bacteriologist
  • Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
  • Dermatologist
  • General Practitioner
  • E.N.T. Specialist
  • Clinical Laboratory Scientist
  • Enterologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Psychiatrists
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Physician
  • Medical Admitting Officer
  • Neurologists
  • Gynaecologist
  • Nutritionist
  • Orthopaedist
  • Pathologist
  • Obstetrician
  • Paediatrician
  • Radiologist
  • Physiologist
  • Resident Medical Officer

Salary for MD:

With the alarming rise in the occurrence of various diseases, the doctor of medicine salary is also on the rise. The Internet has also increased the earning capacity of MD's as they can also provide online doctor consultation. One can work in a number of Hospitals at one time apart from his/her private practice. The candidates or the graduates with MD Degree will have a good salary package that will vary accordingly:

General Pediatrician : $130,878

Family Physician or Doctor: $197,500


 Placement Opportunities:

Placement cell was conceptualised and initiated taking into consideration the desire of the students to utilise the education and vocational training that they received from the campus in the business environment. A Medical Doctor degree is a higher postgraduate degree which is representative of one's speciality training. Speciality in one's own field is more beneficial both in terms of money and fame. Students who have cleared their MD course can opt for further sub-specialization in their area of interest by opting for courses called D.M. or DNB (Diplomate of National Board), or M.Ch. (Master of Chirurgery/ Surgery) which are of 3 years duration as well.