Abhra Saha

As a Psychiatrist, what is the scope and relevancy of doing a MD/DM?

I hope i get my answer soon

by Abhra Saha
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: As a Psychiatrist, what is the scope and relevancy of doing a MD/DM?

Indumathi  Selvaraj
Indumathi Selvaraj
Verified Career Expert
Applied Psychologist And Career Counselor
  • Bangalore

Hi, Thank you for reaching MeraCareerguide.com Psychiatrist an important branch of the medical profession concerned with the study and treatment of mental illness is gradually gaining lot of importance. It deals with mental, emotional and behavioral disorders in person. In Psychiatry, Medical therapies are applied to attach the organic source of the diseases. After the Physical and Behavioural sypmtoms are diagnosed, drugs and other means are used for treatment.

IMG alt=Psychiatrist src="https://www.careerguide.com/Images-MCG/aq-images/ans336579993072717.jpg The demand for Psychiatrist is increasing, with the increasing mental tension and stress arising from moderm lifestyles. To become a Psychiatrist, one should attend the medical school and receive an MD (Doctor of Medicine) degree, after the MBBS. One could also do a diploma in Psychiatric medicine (DPM) from a recognised educational institute to become a qualified psychiatrist. A Candidate has to acquire an MBBS degree from a Medical college and appear for a post graduate examination to study Psychiatry as a subject of Specialisation. There are two options they may either do a post gradaute course MD in Psychaitry or a diploma in Psychiatry(DPM). The MD course is of the three years duration while the diploma course is of two years. Besides, one can also join the DNB course organised by the National Board of Examinations which is equalent to na MD. The course also includes practical training at mental hospitals. Top Colleges offering UG/PG/Other courses Several institutes/Colleges/Universities offer MD/DPM courses in Psychiatry. Some Prominent among them are as follows.All India Institute of Medical sciences, New Delhi Aligarh Muslim university, Aligarh Tata Institute of social sciences, Mumbai Indian Institute of technology (IIT), Kharagpur Indian Institute of science, Bangalore Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi Lady Hardinge Medical college, New Delhi National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro sciences, Bangalore All India Institute of Physical medicine and Rehabilitation, Mumbai Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, New Delhi National Educational Research and Trainings,. New Delhi Career Prospects Job Opportunities for Psychiatrists in India are immense. Psychiatrists can seek employment in regular hospitals as well as in mental hospitals. Many of them work in REhabilitation centrs to rehabilitate drug addicts, Dipsomaniacs, Juvenile delingquents and other with other occupational therapists and Social workers. They are appointed in Private hospitals, Clinics and Helath Institutes. Many polyclinics also recruit Psychiatrist to counsel patients to attend to various Psychological Problems. You can also start Private practice at home or by opening their own clinics. You can also work as counselor in schools, colleges, phospitals, courts, prision and even for NGO's and large scale industries. you can also have the option of chossing teaching this subject as a career. Hope this information is sufficent and helps. If you require further more information, you can reach us through careerguide.com Good Luck<


enter link description here

In order to post replies to the question: "As a Psychiatrist, what is the scope and relevancy of doing a MD/DM?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

What do I take after 10 if I want do fashion management ??

As you seem to be interested in fashion designing course. It's a good course to study. You must join a well known fashion designing college in In .. read more

Is good drawing a must for a fashion communication degree

Yeah of course good drawing is must for a fashion communication degree. Because fashion designing is a skill used to designing of clothes & access .. read more

what is fashion designing

Fashion designers work in a different ways in designing clothing & accessories such as bracelets & necklaces. They usually sketch their ideas .. read more

After bsc costume design & fashion what will i study

Fashion design is a good course to pursue. If you have completed graduation in fashion design. Then you should go for the next course i.e. Master in F .. read more
Most Popular

What is the best way to get a good rank in NEET and AIIMS? what are the fee structure of mbbs in india?

Hello Arshita..!! Cracking NEET is not something which can be accomplished easily. It will need lots of hard work and concentration. But sometimes, ha .. read more

To become a fashion designer or an airhostess

If you are a creative mind & interested in designing of clothes & all. Then you should go for fashion designing course. Yeah this is an amazin .. read more

What are the Competitive exams that I can attend after my Inter 2nd year(10+2)??

Hello, You can prepare for IIT JEE Exam to make career in the Engineering Field If you get admission in IIT s or NITs you will get good placement Camp .. read more

I complete my graduation n I want to know what do after b.comi have a interest in upsc exam but side by side other options r available fr m?

First of all Congratulations for completion of your graduation.   It will be beneficial for you to prepare yourself for other competitive exam wi .. read more
Caching Date: 2/21/2018 12:27:55 PM