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Thanks Gaurav for raising your query.
From your question, it is not clear what kind of course in Psychiatry you would like to pursue. In order to address your query, I divide you concerns into two categories. First, Psychiatry courses and its eligibility and Second, Top institutes for the study of Psychiatry in India.
Psychiatry courses and its eligibility in India
To go for a course in psychiatry an MBBS degree is required. I am sure you know two level of courses in Psychiatry after completing MBBS. After that you can either go for a three year MD course or a two year diploma in psychiatry. All these courses include some practical counseling and treatment experience at some psychiatric hospital. National Board of Examinations - DNB courseCentral Institute of Psychiatry (CIP) entrance examAll India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) entrance ExamNational Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Psychiatry Entrance ExamEntrance exams of the Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences (IHBAS)All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AIIPMR)
Top Institutes for the Study of Psychiatry in India are as follow:
Hope I have answered your queries. If you have any query, feel free to talk with me.
My Best Wishes, Apurva
Interesting that you wish to get into the Mental Health profession.
Hope that you are aware that a psychiatrists is a Medical doctor, who is responsible for the rehabilitation of Mentally disturbed patients as well as less severely disturbed groups.They mainly treat with the help of medications as they are doctors and through Therapies.
To be eligible for a Psychiatry course, a student must be 12th Science preferably PCB combination.After 12th, they would have to appear for the medical entrance exam, like
Once the exams are cleared, they would be eligible for a 5 1/2 years medical course. After Graduating, at the post-graduating level one can opt for Psychiatry.Thinking about Psychiatry, one institute that is always spoken is NIMHANS
Still listed below are some if the Institutes well known for a course in Psychiatry: - Central Institute of Psychiatry. http://cipranchi.nic.in/ - Institute of Psychiatry, Kolkatta. http://www.iopkolkata.in/ - NIMHANS. www.nimhans.kar.nic.in
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Postgraduate Psychiatry training not uniform in India. Very few Institution are able to provide good training. As a consultant Psychiatrist i recommences psychiatry institute in following order
1. NIMHNS Bangalore
2. PGIMER, Chandigarh
3. AIIMS, Delhi
4. IHBAS, Delhi
5. Institute of mental Health and Hospital, Agra (http://www.imhh.org.in/)
6. Central Institute of Psychiatry (CIP) Ranchi
7. Manipal, Mangalore
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