By- Akanksha Yadav
About the course:
The Master of Surgery (MS) 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 MS are an MBBS degree. After completing an MBBS degree, students can go for an MS program. MS in Obstetrics & Gynecology is a 2 years long postgraduate medical program which deals with two surgical medical specialities. One is Obstetrics and the second is gynaecology. These two are combined into a single medical speciality and post-graduate training program.
MS Obstetrics & Gynecology course is certified by the Medical Council of India. This course is perfect for students who want to work as obstetricians/gynaecologists.
During this program, students learn about various important aspects of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period, the health of the female reproductive system (vagina, uterus and ovaries) and the breasts.
Currently, in India, there are various private/government colleges/institutes where MS Obstetrics & Gynecology course is available. The fees in private colleges are usually higher than the government ones. The tuition fees for MS Obstetrics & Gynecology can go from INR 54,000 to INR 18, 00,000 per annum. After course completion, graduates can earn a salary of INR 6 lakhs to 14 Lakhs per annum. Some students also go for higher studies after the completion of their MS degree.
The duration of MS Obstetrics & Gynecology:
An MS Obstetrics & Gynecology course is a 2 years long postgraduate 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 both non-pregnant and pregnant patients.