Minimum Requirements

Degree Masters
Duration Course Duration of Doctorate of Medicine [MD] is 3 Years.
Age No age limit
Minimum Percentage 55%
Subjects Required Subjects corresponding to post-graduate.

 About Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]:

  • MD full form, Doctor of Medicine is a higher postgraduate medicine course dealing with advanced study in Medicine.

  • The course is based on gaining an in-depth knowledge of one's chosen field of specialization.

  • The MD course duration in India is 3 years of study, including the successful completion of an exam that covers both theoretical and practical elements.

  • The curriculum is divided into  6 academic terms. M.D. course is more practical oriented and research-based as compared to M.B.B.S.

  • Medical Council of India is the authority which approves and recognizes various Institutes to provide Doctor of Medicine Degree Course.

  • Since the course involves a deeper study of relevant subjects, one needs to be prepared for mind-boggling study.

  • MD courses after MBBS is popular amongst the medical graduates, primarily because of the high salary package. There is a large scope for MD in the research field as well.

  • Some of the colleges that offer MD are:

What is Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]?

What is Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]?

  • It's a three-year course which is related to the cyclic study of Medicines from the initial stage to the complete formation of medicine present in the shops. 
  • The orientation of medicines from its roots, its genesis and its lab testing procedure with some of the finest individuals across the nations are few interesting subjects which are being added in the course of Doctorate of Medicine[D.M] course.

  • The basic eligibility criteria for the admission process in the colleges that offer the course is 40% for the General Category and 50% for the OBC and SC&ST.

  • An aspirant can also opt MD courses after MBBS, the specialization offered as part of the syllabus like Doctorate of Medicine [MD](Pathology), Doctorate of Medicine [MD](Microbiology) and others which helps the candidate in high paid and lucrative job opportunities.

  • It's a professional degree which consists of the relevancy of study between the human body reflexes and the implementations of medicine on the same.

  • The professional pursuing the degree have to study how medicines are made and its testing in the finest laboratories.

Why choose Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]?

Why choose Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]?

  • Doctor of Medicine - M.D Degree is super specialization degree and as such gives a huge boost to one's pride and career as well.

  • Students pursuing this degree will acquire an in-depth knowledge from the preparation to lab testing and approvals of medicine.

  • Medicine is one of the toughest and competitive career options, the aspirants have to push their boundaries to learn every hinge and detail of the same and the job opportunities after MD course is high as the scope for Doctors is always a major need.

  • Career growth for the same is very high as the number of hospitals and clinics are increasing as cell counts in the human body.

Eligibility Criteria for Doctorate of Medicine[M.D]:

Eligibility Criteria for Doctorate of Medicine[M.D]:

  • The aspirants have to successfully pass his/her 10+2 secondary or higher secondary exam with a minimum of 55% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology as compulsory subjects. 
  • The cap of repetitions for appearing in the exams has been removed by CBSE and also being appreciated by NEET.

  • Provided that wherever entrance test for Doctorate of Medicine (D.M.) admission is held by the State Government or a University or any other authorized examining body, the minimum percentage of marks for eligibility for admission to postgraduate medical course will be 50% for General category candidates and 40% for the candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes.

Admission procedure for Doctorate of Medicine [D.M]:

Admission procedure for Doctorate of Medicine [D.M]:

  • Admission to Doctorate of Medicine program is through both entrance examination and merit-based. Certain universities offer both direct admission and entrance based admission to the program. However, few Universities require Candidates to have given any of the applicable Entrance Exams for Doctorate of Medicine.

  • The admission in the MBBS colleges across the nation is conducted via National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test[NEET] for all national based colleges providing the course.

  • Every state irrespective of their admission procedure conduct their own Medical Entrance Exams for admission in the State Medical Colleges offering the course.

  • 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 Doctorate of Medicine for various Universities. Candidates should also make sure they qualify for the Doctorate of Medicine criteria with the minimum required marks. 


Entrance Exams for Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]:

Here is a list of Entrance Exams that are applicable for Doctorate of Medicine MD:

Entrance Exams For Doctorate of Medicine [MD]

See Various Doctorate of Medicine [MD] Colleges in India

Fee Structure of Doctorate of Medicine [MD] in India

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Fee Structure by State for Doctorate of Medicine [MD]

All Over India

Public Colleges
₹ 3,350 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 46.20 Lakh
 
₹ 70,000 (Average Fee)
Private Colleges
₹ 2,000 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 2.40 Cr
 
₹ 9 Lakh (Average Fee)

Andhra Pradesh

Private Colleges
₹ 3.36 Lakh ₹ 9 Lakh
 
₹ 8.70 Lakh

Bihar

Private Colleges
₹ 10.50 Lakh ₹ 16.50 Lakh
 
₹ 16.50 Lakh

Chhattisgarh

Public Colleges
₹ 36,380 ₹ 97,570
 
₹ 97,570

Delhi

Public Colleges
₹ 5,011 ₹ 82,500
 
₹ 39,000

Gujarat

Public Colleges
₹ 6,235 ₹ 1.80 Lakh
 
₹ 42,000
Private Colleges
₹ 9,000 ₹ 63.30 Lakh
 
₹ 7.50 Lakh

Haryana

Private Colleges
₹ 58,739 ₹ 36 Lakh
 
₹ 36 Lakh

Himachal Pradesh

Private Colleges
₹ 39,000 ₹ 1.17 Lakh
 
₹ 1.17 Lakh

Jharkhand

Public Colleges
₹ 27,000 ₹ 5.05 Lakh
 
₹ 1.05 Lakh

Karnataka

Public Colleges
₹ 37,500 ₹ 46.20 Lakh
 
₹ 6.69 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 2,000 ₹ 69.58 Lakh
 
₹ 11.40 Lakh

Kerala

Public Colleges
₹ 9,900 ₹ 9 Lakh
 
₹ 1.35 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 40,000 ₹ 57 Lakh
 
₹ 18 Lakh

Madhya Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 75,000 ₹ 1.13 Lakh
 
₹ 1.13 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 75,000 ₹ 24.30 Lakh
 
₹ 24.30 Lakh

Maharashtra

Public Colleges
₹ 3,350 ₹ 33 Lakh
 
₹ 1.80 Lakh
Private Colleges
₹ 44,400 ₹ 51 Lakh
 
₹ 6.10 Lakh

Orissa

Private Colleges
₹ 1.20 Lakh ₹ 30 Lakh
 
₹ 16.30 Lakh

Pondicherry / Puducherry

Public Colleges
₹ 24,300 ₹ 33,600
 
₹ 33,600
Private Colleges
₹ 2.70 Lakh ₹ 20 Lakh
 
₹ 8 Lakh

Punjab

Private Colleges
₹ 97,500 ₹ 18 Lakh
 
₹ 6 Lakh

Rajasthan

Public Colleges
₹ 21,675 ₹ 3.15 Lakh
 
₹ 60,000
Private Colleges
₹ 18,000 ₹ 2.40 Cr
 
₹ 18 Lakh

Sikkim

Private Colleges
₹ 25.40 Lakh ₹ 40.10 Lakh
 
₹ 25.50 Lakh

Tamil Nadu

Public Colleges
₹ 7,000 ₹ 3.78 Lakh
 
₹ 70,350
Private Colleges
₹ 40,000 ₹ 1.50 Cr
 
₹ 5.25 Lakh

Telangana

Private Colleges
₹ 75,000 ₹ 19.20 Lakh
 
₹ 2 Lakh

Uttar Pradesh

Public Colleges
₹ 25,500 ₹ 1.12 Lakh
 
₹ 42,320
Private Colleges
₹ 3.87 Lakh ₹ 68.10 Lakh
 
₹ 14 Lakh

Uttarakhand

Public Colleges
₹ 27 Lakh ₹ 38.80 Lakh
 
₹ 38.80 Lakh

West Bengal

Public Colleges
₹ 15,000 ₹ 50,000
 
₹ 30,000

Doctorate of Medicine [MD] Reviews

King
Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Biochemistry), batch of 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Second PUC marks should be more than 85% and we have to write NEET exam & cut off is 500.

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Musadiq
Doctorate of Medicine [MD], batch of 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

I want to become a doctor to treat poor people who don't have money to cure themselves.

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Debadatta
Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Microbiology), batch of 2003
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

WBJEE is the entrance exam. I got the admission this college through service seat.

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