By- Akanksha Yadav
About the course:
The Doctor of Medicine (MD) course is a postgraduate medical degree for MBBS students who want to study and specialize in a particular field of medicine. The eligibility criteria for MD are an MBBS degree. After completing an MBBS degree, students can go for an MD program. MD in Obstetrics & Gynecology is a 3 years long postgraduate medical program which deals with two surgical medical specialities. One is Obstetrics and the second is gynaecology. These two are then combined into a single medical speciality and post-graduate training program.
MD Obstetrics & Gynecology course is certified by the Medical Council of India. This course is perfect for students who want to work as obstetricians/Gynecologists.
Currently, in India, there are various private/government colleges/institutes where MD Obstetrics & Gynecology course is available. The fees in private colleges are usually higher than the government ones. The tuition fees for MD Obstetrics & Gynecology can go from INR 42,000 to INR 12, 00,000 per annum. After course completion, graduates can earn a salary of INR 5 lakhs to 20 Lakhs per annum. Some students also go for higher studies after the completion of their MD degree.
The duration of MD Obstetrics & Gynecology:
An MD Obstetrics & Gynecology course is a 3-year-long post-graduate course in medicine. This program focuses on a comprehensive, advanced study of the entire clinical pathology associated with the female reproductive organs, and the provision of care to non-pregnant pregnant patients.