Diploma in Gynecology and Obstetrics Syllabus and Subjects


2 Years

Average Fees

INR 20,000 to 3 L per Annum

Kripal Thapa

Updated on Dec 21, 2022 by Kripal Thapa

Kripal Thapa

Updated on Dec 21, 2022 by Kripal Thapa

The DGO course is a two-year diploma course in Gynecology and Obstetrics. The DGO syllabus and subjects are divided into four semesters. The DGO job scope offers good exposure for students looking for opportunities since the syllabus is designed with modules like Maternal Anatomy, Physiology of Pharmacy, Gynecology Basics, Endoscopy in Gynecology, L.Ward Practical, Endometriosis, Hysterectomy, Vasectomy.

Semester Wise DGO Syllabus

The DGO course aims to ensure that the students have all the exposure in covering everything from female reproductive problems to health care treatments and diagnosis. The DGO course is a comprehensive study about obstetrics which is focused on women-centric one year of study and gynaecology, which is focused during the second year of study. Semester-wise DGO subjects list is given in the table below:

DGO First Year Syllabus

Semester I

Semester II

Maternal Anatomy

Gynecology Basics

Maternal Physiology

Malformations of the Female Generative Organs

Obstetrics Anesthesia

Adolescence Gynecology

Physiology of Pharmacy

Endoscopy in Gynecology

Nerve Supply of Female Genetive Tract

Diseases in the Urinary System

L.Ward Practical

L.Ward Practical

Sonar and Infertility Seminar

AN/PN ward Practical Training

DGO Second Year Syllabus

Semester III

Semester IV

Diseases in Vulva

Cervix Diseases

Fertility and Infertility



Vaginal Vault Prolapse

Gynecologic Oncology

AN/PN Ward Training

Surgery of Mullerian Ducts

Surgical Theatre Training


Research Study

Local Ward Practical

Comprehensive Viva

DGO Subjects

The DGO course offers both theoretical and practical aspects of the study. DGO subjects like Maternal Anatomy, Physiology of Pharmacy, Gynecology Basics, Endoscopy in Gynecology, L.Ward Practical, Endometriosis, Hysterectomy, Vasectomy, Introduction To Gynecology and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Obstetrics Processing and Practicals many more are covered in the syllabus. The course curriculum includes theoretical and practical subjects. The compulsory subjects include:

  • Basics of Gynecology
  • Fertility
  • Endometriosis
  • Labour and Fetus Development
  • Diagnosis of Reproductive system

DGO Course Structure

DGO course structure includes both core and elective subjects which are the aspects of the study. The course structure is made in such a way that both classroom training and practicals are included in the course curriculum. The course structure is given below:

  • IV Semesters
  • Core Subjects
  • Practicals
  • Research Projects

DGO Teaching Methodology and Techniques

The course curriculum takes into account different teaching methods. Classroom learning includes practical sessions for students. Students who are passionate about studying deep into the medical field with a women-centric view for Gynecology and Obstetrics development. Listed below are the teaching methodology and strategies in general:

  • Practical & Live sessions
  • Guest Lectures, Seminars, and Workshop
  • Group Assignment and Discussion
  • Research Project Submission

DGO Projects

Research projects are given to students to understand the concepts and help students in getting hands-on experience. Gynaecology and Obstetrics projects are to be completed by the end of the final semester. Some popular DGO projects topics are:

  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

DGO Reference Books

DGO books are available both online and offline by many authors and publications. Reference books are meant for gaining an in-depth understanding of gynaecological concepts. Books on DGO for academic purposes differ according to subjects. Some of the reference books for the course in DGO are:

DGO Books



Practical Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Taizhou Yang, Hong Luo

Fetal Growth, An Issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics

Nathan R. Blue, Bob Silver

PreTest Obstetrics & Gynecology

Shireen Madani Sims

Fixing Women

Marcia Nichols

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