|Full Form||Doctorate of Medicine in Anatomy|
|Duration||Course Duration of Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Anatomy) is 2 Years.|
|Age||No specific age|
|Subjects Required||MBBS from an institution or university recognized by Medical Council of India|
|Average Fees Incurred||INR 42,000 - 12.3 L per annum|
|Similar Options of Study||MD (Pathology), MD (Forensic Medicine), MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) etc.|
|Average Salary Offered||INR 10 L per annum|
|Employment Roles||Anatomy Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Anatomy Reader, Medical Coder, Team Leader/Trainer, Medical Coder Trainee, Medical Transcriptionist/Proofer, Medical Coding Configuration Analyst etc.|
|Placement Opportunities||Research & Educational Institutes, Armed Forces, Private Nursing Homes, Healthcare Management Centres, Clinical Mentoring Services|
MD Anatomy or Doctor of Medicine in Anatomy is a Doctorate Anatomy course.
The duration of the course is two years.
The course provides the basic framework and vocabulary used in all descriptions and communications about the body.
The course includes Gross and Regional Anatomy, Osteology, Anthropology, Myology, Systemic Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, Applied and Clinical Anatomy.
The MD Anatomy syllabus and curriculum is designed to give due emphasis on:
Dissection Of Entire Body
Mentioned below are some of the top MD Anatomy colleges that offer the course:
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Vadodara
Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh
Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur
The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing Doctor of Medicine in Anatomy degree is MBBS with minimum 50% aggregate marks.
Doctor of Medicine in Anatomy is a two years Doctorate degree course.
Anatomy is the specialised branch of medicine that deals with the structure of the human body.
Anatomy is the study of organs and tissue structures in the human body, animals and other organisms.
The main focus of the course is on:
General & Systemic Embryology,
Principles of Genetics,
Histology of Organs & Structure,
Staining Techniques etc.
Students are guided over:
Outline of Evolution,
Surface marking of Human Body etc.
The goal of the training students in the fields of anatomy is the achievement of medical specialist's competency and expertise after completion of the course.
MD Anatomy helps in using educational methods and techniques as applicable to the teaching of medical students and paramedical workers and demonstrates adequate managerial skills to function as an effective leader of the team engaged in teaching and research.
MD Anatomy is beneficial to understand critical periods of human growth and development as well as all the organ systems of the body.
After the completion, the course candidates can find jobs in hospitals and can run their own units.
Candidate can help train scientists, as well as physicians, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, and other workers in the health field.
Some can work for government agencies or for medical and scientific publishing firms.
Candidates are also employed by private companies, such as firms that make artificial limbs or organs etc.
MD Anatomy is also beneficial for further studies such as Ph.D etc.
Name of the Institution
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi
Christian Medical College, Vellore
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi
Lady Hardinge Medical College, Delhi
Madras Medical College, Chennai
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok
University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh
MBBS with minimum 50% aggregate marks.
Some reputed colleges and universities conduct entrance examination for admission to Degree course.
Admission to MD Anatomy program is through both entrance examination and merit-based.
Certain universities offer both direct admission and entrance based admission to the program.
Few Universities require Candidates to have given any of the applicable Entrance Exams for M.D Anatomy.
Candidates who are applying for the MD Anatomy program should beforehand have their results from the respective Entrance Exams required by the selected/opted Universities.
Applications for admissions can be availed either from the University website or by visiting the Admissions Office of the same.
Candidates will have to fill out the required details in a match with the existing documents.
Candidates are advised to have a look at the list of Entrance Exams applicable for MD Anatomy for various Universities.
Candidates should also make sure they qualify in the Education Eligibility criteria with the minimum required marks.
All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination (AIPGMEE)
Allahabad University Entrance Exam
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University Entrance Exam
Anna University Entrance Exam
Annamalai University Entrance Exam
Assam Agricultural University Entrance Exam
Assam University Entrance Exam
Baba Farid University of Health Sciences Entrance Exam
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University Entrance Exam
Banaras Hindu University Entrance Exam
Bangalore University Entrance Exam
Bharathiar University Entrance Exam
Bharati Vidyapeeth University Entrance Exam
Bhavnagar University Entrance Exam
The test has a time period of 2 hours and the paper will contain 200 questions with multiple options to choose from.
The exam will follow the B.Sc syllabus.
Questions for this examination shall be asked from subjects such as:
Biochemistry (40 questions)
Botany (40 questions)
Chemistry (40 questions)
Physics (40 questions)
Zoology (40 questions)