Disciplines (Specialties & Sub-Specialties) & Duration of Study

 

Disciplines (Specialties) & Duration of Study

General Specialties (for M.B.Ch.B holders) available in KBMS & duration of study are:

      1. Medical Specialties :
        1. Internal Medicine                    (4 years)
        2. Community Medicine             (4 years)
        3. Family Medicine                    (4 years)
        4. Pediatrics                               (4 years)
        5. Psychiatry                              (4 years)
        6. Emergency Medicine             (4 years)
        7. Dermatology                         (4 years)
        8. Clinical Hematology              (5 years)
        9. Neurology                            (5 years)
        10. Oncology                             (4 years)
        11. Cardiology                           (5 years)    
        12. Nephrology                         (5 years)
        13. Respiratory                         (5 years)
        14. Gastroenterology & Hepatology  (5 years )                 
      2. Surgical Specialties:
        1. General Surgery                       (5 years)
        2. Obstetrics & Gynecology         (4 years)
        3. Otolaryngology, Head & Neck surgery    (5 years)
        4. Orthopedics                             (5 years)
        5. Urology                                   (5 years)
        6. Neurosurgery                          (6 years)
        7. Anesthesia & Intensive Care    (5 years)
        8. Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery      (5 years)
        9. Plastic Surgery                         (5 years)
      3. Dental Specialties:
        1. Oral Medicine                          (5 years)
        2. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  (5 years)
        3. Restorative Dentistry                (5 years)
      4.  Clinical Diagnostics Specialties:
        1. Radiology and  Medical Imaging            (5 years)
        2. Laboratory Medicine (Histopathology, Biochemistry, Haematology, Microbiology)                            (4 years)
        3. Radiation Oncology                 (4 years)

Disciplines (Sub-Specialties) & Duration of Study

Subspecialties (for certain postgraduate degree holders) available in KBMS & duration of study  are:

  1. Medical Specialties :
    • Gastroenterology & Hepatology          (3 years)
    • Clinical Hematology                            (3 years)
    • Cardiology                                           (3 years)
    • Nephrology                                         (3 years)
    • Respiratory                                          (3 years)