MD Radiodiagnosis In India: Check Out Admission Process, Fees, Medical Colleges To Apply, Syllabus, Eligibility Criteria
MD Radiodiagnosis or Doctor of Radiodiagnosis also known as MD in Radiodiagnosis is a Postgraduate level course for doctors in India that is done by them after completion of their MBBS. The duration of this postgraduate course is 3 years, and it focuses on the study of various concepts that uses imaging techniques such as radiation, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance as diagnostic research tools in medical practices.
The course is a full-time course pursued at various recognized medical colleges across the country. Some of the top medical colleges offering this course include the GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (Visakhapatnam), N.C. Medical College & Hospital (Panipat), Mandya Institute of Medical Sciences (Mandya), and more.
Admission to this course is done through the NEET PG Entrance exam conducted by the National Board of Examinations, followed by counseling based on the scores of the exam that is conducted by DGHS/MCC/State Authorities.
The fee for pursuing an MD (Radiodiagnosis) varies from college to college. The average course fee is around Rs.40K to Rs. 8 Lakh Per Annum
After completion of their respective course, doctors can either join the job market or pursue a super-specialization course where MD Radiodiagnosis is a feeder qualification. Candidates can take reputed jobs as Senior residents, Junior Consultants, etc. with an approximate salary range of Rs. 10 lakh – Rs. 50 lakh per annum.
What is MD in Radiodiagnosis?
Doctor of Medicine in Radiodiagnosis, also known as MD Radiodiagnosis is a three-year postgraduate programme that candidates can pursue after completing MBBS.
Radiology is a branch of medical science that uses imaging techniques such as radiation, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance as diagnostic research tools in medical practices.. Doctors who specialize in radiology are called radiologists.
National Medical Commission (NMC), the apex medical regulator, has released a Guidelines for Competency-Based Postgraduate Training Programme for MD in Radiodiagnosis.
The Competency-Based Postgraduate Training Programme governs the education and training of MDs in Radiodiagnosis.
The PG education intends to create specialists who can contribute to high-quality health care and advances in science through research and training.
The required training done by a postgraduate specialist in the field of Radiodiagnosis would help the specialist recognize the community's health needs. The student should be competent to handle medical problems effectively and should be aware of the recent advances in their specialty.
The candidate should be a highly competent doctor possessing a broad range of skills that will enable her/him to practice Radiodiagnosis independently. The PG candidate should also acquire the basic skills in teaching medical/para-medical students.
The candidate is also expected to know the principles of research methodology and modes of the consulting library. The candidate should regularly attend conferences, workshops, and CMEs to upgrade her/ his knowledge.
Here are some of the course highlights of MD in Radiodiagnosis:
Name of Course
MD in Radiodiagnosis
Duration of Course
Minimum Academic Requirement
MBBS degree obtained from any college/university recognized by the Medical Council of India
Admission Process / Entrance Process / Entrance Modalities
Entrance Exam (NEET PG)
INI CET for various AIIMS, PGIMER Chandigarh, JIPMER Puducherry, NIMHANS Bengaluru
Counseling by DGHS/MCC/State Authorities
Rs.40K to Rs. 8 Lakh Per Annum
Rs. 10 Lakh – Rs. 50 Lakh per annum
The eligibility criteria for MD in Radiodiagnosis are defined as the set of rules or minimum prerequisites that aspirants must meet to be eligible for admission, which include:
1. Candidates must have an undergraduate MBBS degree from any college/university recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
2. Candidates should have done a compulsory rotating internship of one year in a teaching institution or other institution which is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
3. The candidate must have obtained permanent registration of any State Medical Council to be eligible for admission.
4. The medical college's recognition cut-off dates for the MBBS Degree courses and compulsory rotatory Internship shall be as prescribed by the Medical Council of India (now NMC).
The admission process contains a few steps to be followed in order by the candidates for admission to MD in Radiodiagnosis. Candidates can view the complete admission process for MD in Radiodiagnosis mentioned below:
1. The NEET PG or National Eligibility Entrance Test for Post Graduate is a national-level master's level examination conducted by the NBE for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses.
2. The requirement of eligibility criteria for participation in counseling towards PG seat allotment conducted by the concerned counseling authority shall be instead of the Post Graduate Medical Education Regulations (as per the latest amendment) notified by the MCI (now NMC) with prior approval of MoHFW.
SC/ST/OBC (Including PWD of SC/ST/OBC)
3. The following Medical institutions are not covered under centralized admissions for MD/MS seats through NEET- PG:
1. AIIMS, New Delhi, and other AIIMS
2. PGIMER, Chandigarh
3. JIPMER, Puducherry
4. NIMHANS, Bengaluru
The fee structure for MD in Radiodiagnosis varies from college to college. The fee is generally less for Government Institutes and more for private institutes. The average fee structure for MD in Radiodiagnosis is Rs.40K to Rs. 8 Lakh Per Annum.
Colleges offering MD in Radiodiagnosis
There are various medical colleges across India that offer courses for pursuing MD (Radiodiagnosis).
As per National Medical Commission (NMC) website, the following medical colleges are offering MD (Radiodiagnosis) courses for the academic year 2022-23.
|Sl.No.||State||Name and Address of Medical College / Medical Institution||No. of seats|
|1||Andhra Pradesh||Narayana Medical College, Nellore||12|
|2||Andhra Pradesh||Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam||4|
|3||Andhra Pradesh||Guntur Medical College, Guntur||4|
|4||Andhra Pradesh||Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool||7|
|5||Andhra Pradesh||Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada||3|
|6||Andhra Pradesh||S V Medical College, Tirupati|
|7||Andhra Pradesh||Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences, Eluru||13|
|8||Andhra Pradesh||Viswabharathi Medical College, Kurnool||1|
|9||Andhra Pradesh||Fathima Instt. of Medical Sciences, Kadapa||3|
|10||Andhra Pradesh||NRI Institute of Medical Sciences, Visakhapatnam||2|
|11||Andhra Pradesh||Great Eastern Medical School and Hospital, Srikakulam||10|
|12||Andhra Pradesh||Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS), Tirupati||7|
|13||Andhra Pradesh||Santhiram Medical College, Nandyal||4|
|14||Andhra Pradesh||Konaseema Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Foundation, Amalapuram||4|
|15||Andhra Pradesh||GSL Medical College, Rajahmundry||10|
|16||Andhra Pradesh||Maharajah Institute of Medical Sciences, Vizianagaram||15|
|17||Andhra Pradesh||Dr. P.S.I. Medical College, Chinoutpalli||6|
|18||Andhra Pradesh||Katuri Medical College, Guntur||5|
|19||Andhra Pradesh||NRI Medical College, Guntur||12|
|20||Andhra Pradesh||P E S Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research, Kuppam||9|
|21||Assam||Assam Medial College, Dibrugarh||9|
|22||Assam||Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati||8|
|23||Assam||Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur||5|
|24||Assam||Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College, Barpeta, Assam||6|
|25||Assam||Jorhat Medical College & Hospital, Jorhat||4|
|26||Assam||Silchar Medical College, Silchar||6|
|27||Bihar||Patna Medical College, Patna||5|
|28||Bihar||Darbhanga Medical College, Lehriasarai||3|
|29||Bihar||Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sheikhpura, Patna||5|
|30||Bihar||Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College, Kishanganj||6|
|31||Bihar||Narayan Medical College & Hospital, Sasaram||5|
|32||Bihar||Katihar Medical College, Katihar||7|
|33||Chandigarh||Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh||18|
|34||Chandigarh||Government Medical College, Chandigarh||10|
|35||Chattisgarh||All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Raipur||5|
|36||Chattisgarh||Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhilai||4|
|37||Chattisgarh||Pt. J N M Medical College, Raipur||12|
|38||Delhi||Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi||20|
|39||Delhi||University College of Medical Sciences & GTB Hospital, New Delhi||11|
|40||Delhi||Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi||9|
|41||Delhi||Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi||15|
|42||Delhi||Army Hospital Research & Referral, New Delhi||7|
|43||Delhi||Vardhman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi||21|
|44||Delhi||Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, New Delhi||3|
|45||Delhi||G.B. Pant Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, New Delhi||4|
|46||Goa||Goa Medical College, Panaji||6|
|47||Gujarat||Pramukhswami Medical College, Karmsad||5|
|48||Gujarat||Smt. N.H.L.Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad||15|
|49||Gujarat||B J Medical College, Ahmedabad||16|
|50||Gujarat||Medical College, Baroda||8|
|51||Gujarat||Government Medical College, Surat||7|
|52||Gujarat||MP Shah Medical College, Jamnagar||6|
|53||Gujarat||Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College, Rajkot||4|
|54||Gujarat||GCS Medical College, Ahmedabad||5|
|55||Gujarat||Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhuj||5|
|56||Gujarat||Ahmedabad Municipal Coporation Medical Education Trust Medical College, Ahmedabad||5|
|57||Gujarat||Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education & Research, Surat||7|
|58||Gujarat||Government Medical College, Bhavnagar||4|
|59||Gujarat||SBKS Medical Instt. & Research Centre, Vadodra||13|
|60||Gujarat||CU Shah Medical College, Surendra Nagar||9|
|61||Haryana||Pt. B D Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak (Haryana)||15|
|62||Haryana||Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Gurgaon (Formarly SGGST Medical College & R Centre, Gurgaon)||6|
|63||Haryana||Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research, Mullana, Ambala||14|
|64||Himachal Pradesh||Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla||14|
|65||Himachal Pradesh||Maharishi Markandeshwar Medical College & Hospital, Solan||7|
|66||Himachal Pradesh||Dr. Rajendar Prasad Government Medical College, Tanda, H.P||3|
|67||Jammu & Kashmir||Acharya Shri Chander College of Medical Sciences, Jammu||2|
|68||Jammu & Kashmir||Government Medical College, Jammu||9|
|69||Jammu & Kashmir||Government Medical College, Srinagar||10|
|70||Jammu & Kashmir||Sher-I-Kashmir Instt. Of Medical Sciences, Srinagar||16|
|71||Jharkhand||Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi||7|
|72||Karnataka||St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore||10|
|73||Karnataka||Kasturba Medical College, Manipal||8|
|74||Karnataka||Command Hospital Air Force, Bangalore||5|
|75||Karnataka||Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Kalaburagi, Gulbarga||15|
|76||Karnataka||Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Kolar||9|
|77||Karnataka||M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore||14|
|78||Karnataka||Mysore Medical College and Research Instt. (Prev. name Government Medical College), Mysore||10|
|79||Karnataka||Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore||14|
|80||Karnataka||K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore||8|
|81||Karnataka||Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore||5|
|82||Karnataka||Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||6|
|83||Karnataka||Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences Bellur||4|
|84||Karnataka||Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore||4|
|85||Karnataka||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum||15|
|86||Karnataka||JJM Medical College, Davangere||15|
|87||Karnataka||Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur||6|
|88||Karnataka||Subbaiah Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga, Karnataka||2|
|89||Karnataka||Gadag Institute of Medical Sciences, Mallasamudra, Mulgund Road, Gadag||2|
|90||Karnataka||The Oxford Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Bangalore||3|
|91||Karnataka||Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital, Tumkur||3|
|92||Karnataka||Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore||2|
|93||Karnataka||Srinivas Institute of Medical Research Centre, Srinivasnagar, mangalore||4|
|94||Karnataka||BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore||2|
|95||Karnataka||Basaveswara Medical College and Hospital, Chitradurga||2|
|96||Karnataka||Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubballi||2|
|97||Karnataka||Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||5|
|98||Karnataka||Khaja Bandanawaz University - Faculty of Medical Sciences, Gulbarga||2|
|99||Karnataka||S. Nijalingappa Medical College & HSK Hospital & Research Centre, Bagalkot||3|
|100||Karnataka||SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital, Sattur, Dharwad||4|
|101||Karnataka||S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere||8|
|102||Karnataka||Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore||12|
|103||Karnataka||Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore||9|
|104||Karnataka||JSS Medical College, Mysore||10|
|105||Karnataka||Shri B M Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Vijayapura(Bijapur||4|
|106||Karnataka||Al-Ameen Medical College, Bijapur||6|
|107||Karnataka||K V G Medical College, Sullia||4|
|108||Karnataka||MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital, Bangalore||4|
|109||Karnataka||A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore||8|
|110||Karnataka||Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore||10|
|111||Karnataka||Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore||7|
|112||Karnataka||Navodaya Medical College, Raichur||6|
|113||Kerala||Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut||11|
|114||Kerala||Government Medical College, Thrissur||5|
|115||Kerala||Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram||9|
|116||Kerala||Travancore Medical College, Kollam||2|
|117||Kerala||KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut||2|
|118||Kerala||Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, Kolenchery||2|
|119||Kerala||Azeezia Instt of Medical Science,Meeyannoor,Kollam||2|
|120||Kerala||M E S Medical College , Perintalmanna Malappuram Distt.Kerala||3|
|121||Kerala||Kannur Medical College, Kannur||2|
|122||Kerala||Govt. Medical College, Pariyaram, Kannur (Prev. Known as Academy of Medical Sciences)||1|
|123||Kerala||Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur||4|
|124||Kerala||Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College, Karakonam, Thiruvananthapuram||2|
|125||Kerala||Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla||4|
|126||Kerala||T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)||4|
|127||Kerala||Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvanthapuram||2|
|128||Kerala||Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur||3|
|129||Kerala||Sree Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation, Trivandrum||3|
|130||Kerala||Government Medical College, Kottayam||1|
|131||Kerala||Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi||10|
|132||Madhya Pradesh||Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal||6|
|133||Madhya Pradesh||Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, Jabalpur||10|
|134||Madhya Pradesh||All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal||8|
|135||Madhya Pradesh||Gajra Raja Medical College, Gwalior||13|
|136||Madhya Pradesh||M G M Medical College, Indore||17|
|137||Madhya Pradesh||Peoples College of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bhanpur, Bhopal||4|
|138||Madhya Pradesh||Chirayu Medical College and Hospital, Bairagarh, Bhopal||4|
|139||Madhya Pradesh||L.N. Medical College and Research Centre, Bhopal||6|
|140||Madhya Pradesh||Index Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Indore||7|
|141||Madhya Pradesh||Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore||10|
|142||Madhya Pradesh||Ruxmaniben Deepchand Gardi Medical College, Ujjain||7|
|143||Maharashtra||Institute of Navel Medicine, INHS, Aswini||2|
|144||Maharashtra||SRTR Medical College, Ambajogai|
|145||Maharashtra||Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Mumbai||2|
|146||Maharashtra||Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai||10|
|147||Maharashtra||Bharati Vidyapeeth University Medical College, Pune||15|
|148||Maharashtra||Government Medical College, Nagpur||13|
|149||Maharashtra||Dr. D Y Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune||16|
|150||Maharashtra||Government Medical College, Aurangabad||13|
|151||Maharashtra||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha||10|
|152||Maharashtra||Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha||4|
|153||Maharashtra||Dr Vaishampayan Memorial Medical College, Solapur||4|
|154||Maharashtra||Armed Forces Medical College, Pune||7|
|155||Maharashtra||B. J. Govt. Medical College, Pune||10|
|156||Maharashtra||Padmashree Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai||12|
|157||Maharashtra||Rural Medical College, Loni||5|
|158||Maharashtra||Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad||9|
|159||Maharashtra||Grant Medical College, Mumbai||11|
|160||Maharashtra||Government Medical College, Miraj||5|
|161||Maharashtra||Tata Memorial centre, Mumbai||17|
|162||Maharashtra||Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai||10|
|163||Maharashtra||Seth GS Medical College, and KEM Hospital, Mumbai||13|
|164||Maharashtra||Indira Gandhi Medical College & Hospital, Nagpur||6|
|165||Maharashtra||Maharashtra Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Latur||2|
|166||Maharashtra||Dr. Ulhas Patil Medical College & Hospital, Jalgaon||3|
|167||Maharashtra||SMBT Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Nandihills, Nashik||3|
|168||Maharashtra||B.K.L. Walawalkar Rural Medical College, Ratnagiri||3|
|169||Maharashtra||Ashwini Rural Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Solapur||4|
|170||Maharashtra||Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College & Hospital, Sangli||3|
|171||Maharashtra||Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital, Pune||5|
|172||Maharashtra||Government Medical College, Latur||5|
|173||Maharashtra||ACPM Medical College, Dhule||1|
|174||Maharashtra||Dr. D Y Patil Medical College, Kolhapur||7|
|175||Maharashtra||Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Foundations Medical College & Hospital, Ahmednagar||4|
|176||Maharashtra||Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Aurangabad||4|
|177||Maharashtra||Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Navi Mumbai||8|
|178||Maharashtra||Dr.Vasantrao Pawar Med. Col. Hosp. & Research Centre, Nasik (Prev. NDMVP Samaj Medical College)||5|
|179||Maharashtra||N. K. P. Salve Instt. of Medical Sciences and Research Centre and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur||9|
|180||Manipur||Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal||2|
|181||Meghalaya||North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Instt. of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong||2|
|182||Orissa||Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Burla||3|
|183||Orissa||SCB Medical College, Cuttack||6|
|184||Orissa||Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar||8|
|185||Orissa||Instt. Of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar||15|
|186||Pondicherry||Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry||7|
|187||Pondicherry||Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry||6|
|188||Pondicherry||Vinayaka Missions Medical College, Karaikal, Pondicherry||4|
|189||Pondicherry||Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College & Hospital, Pondicherry||6|
|190||Pondicherry||Sri Venkateswaraa Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pondicherry||5|
|191||Pondicherry||Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Pondicherry||5|
|192||Pondicherry||Puducherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry||4|
|193||Pondicherry||Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Pondicherry||10|
|194||Punjab||Christian Medical College, Ludhiana||6|
|195||Punjab||Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana||10|
|196||Punjab||Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sri Amritsar||6|
|197||Punjab||Government Medical College, Amritsar||5|
|198||Punjab||Government Medical College, Patiala||9|
|199||Punjab||Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Bhatinda||2|
|200||Rajasthan||Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner||3|
|201||Rajasthan||R N T Medical College, Udaipur||4|
|202||Rajasthan||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer||4|
|203||Rajasthan||Dr SN Medical College, Jodhpur||5|
|204||Rajasthan||All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur||10|
|205||Rajasthan||SMS Medical College, Jaipur||25|
|206||Rajasthan||Government Medical College, Kota||6|
|207||Rajasthan||American International Institute of Medical Sciences, Bedwas||2|
|208||Rajasthan||Pacific Institute of Medical Sciences, Umarda, Udaipur||6|
|209||Rajasthan||Pacific Medical College & Hospital, Bhilo Ka Bedla, Udaipur||4|
|210||Rajasthan||Geetanjali Medical College & Hospital, Udaipur||15|
|211||Rajasthan||National Institute of Medical Science & Research, Jaipur||9|
|212||Rajasthan||Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Sitapur, Jaipur||15|
|213||Tamil Nadu||Madurai Medical College, Madurai||9|
|214||Tamil Nadu||Tagore Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||2|
|215||Tamil Nadu||Christian Medical College, Vellore||12|
|216||Tamil Nadu||Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalainagar||6|
|217||Tamil Nadu||Thanjavur Medical College,Thanjavur||1|
|218||Tamil Nadu||Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai||14|
|219||Tamil Nadu||Madras Medical College, Chennai||18|
|220||Tamil Nadu||Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Medical College and Hospital,Perambalur||2|
|221||Tamil Nadu||Melmaruvathur Adiparasakthi Instt. Medical Sciences and Research||2|
|222||Tamil Nadu||Trichy SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Trichy||3|
|223||Tamil Nadu||Velammal Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Madurai||3|
|224||Tamil Nadu||Karpaga Vinayaga Institute of Medical Sciences,Maduranthagam||3|
|225||Tamil Nadu||Tirunelveli Medical College,Tirunelveli||4|
|226||Tamil Nadu||Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram||5|
|227||Tamil Nadu||Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai||4|
|228||Tamil Nadu||Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Kanchipuram||11|
|229||Tamil Nadu||Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kanyakumari||2|
|230||Tamil Nadu||Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram||6|
|231||Tamil Nadu||Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore||5|
|232||Tamil Nadu||Stanley Medical College, Chennai||10|
|233||Tamil Nadu||PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, Coimbatore||5|
|234||Tamil Nadu||SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Chengalpattu||5|
|235||Tamil Nadu||Meenakshi Medical College and Research Institute, Enathur||7|
|236||Tamil Nadu||Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College, Salem||6|
|237||Tamil Nadu||Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||15|
|238||Telangana||Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal||4|
|239||Telangana||Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad||12|
|240||Telangana||Mamata Medical College, Khammam||7|
|241||Telangana||Gandhi Medical College, Secunderabad||9|
|242||Telangana||Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences, Narketpally||5|
|243||Telangana||R.V.M. Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Siddipet||3|
|244||Telangana||Mallareddy Medical College for Women, Hyderabad||4|
|245||Telangana||Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Hyderabad||5|
|246||Telangana||Malla Reddy Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad||5|
|247||Telangana||Kamineni Academy of Medical Sciences & Research Center, Hyderabad||3|
|248||Telangana||Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad||13|
|249||Telangana||Bhaskar Medical College, Yenkapally||9|
|250||Telangana||Shadan Institute of Medical Sciences, Research Centre and Teaching Hospital, Peerancheru||4|
|251||Telangana||MNR Medical College & Hospital, Sangareddy|
|252||Telangana||Mediciti Institute Of Medical Sciences, Ghanpur||5|
|253||Telangana||Prathima Institute Of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar||10|
|254||Telangana||Chalmeda Anand Rao Insttitute Of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar||11|
|255||Telangana||S V S Medical College, Mehboobnagar||7|
|256||Telangana||Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad||5|
|257||Tripura||Agartala Government Medical College,Agartala||5|
|258||Uttarakhand||Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun||6|
|259||Uttarakhand||All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh||28|
|260||Uttarakhand||Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical & Health Sciences, Dehradun||5|
|261||Uttarakhand||Government Medical College (Prev. Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust Med.Col.), Haldwani||2|
|262||Uttar Pradesh||Varun Arjun Medical College, Banthra, Shahjahanpur||4|
|263||Uttar Pradesh||S N Medical College, Agra||2|
|264||Uttar Pradesh||King George Medical University, Lucknow||9|
|265||Uttar Pradesh||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh||11|
|266||Uttar Pradesh||T S Misra Medical College & Hospital, Amusi, Lucknow||4|
|267||Uttar Pradesh||Rohilkhand Medical College & Hospital, Bareilly||5|
|268||Uttar Pradesh||Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad||1|
|269||Uttar Pradesh||LLRM Medical College, Meerut||1|
|270||Uttar Pradesh||Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, Jhansi||2|
|271||Uttar Pradesh||GSVM Medical College, Kanpur||2|
|272||Uttar Pradesh||Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU, Varansi||8|
|273||Uttar Pradesh||Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow||6|
|274||Uttar Pradesh||Integral Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Lucknow||2|
|275||Uttar Pradesh||Hind Institute of Medical Sciences, Sitapur||2|
|276||Uttar Pradesh||Rama Medical College and Hospital, Kanpur||4|
|277||Uttar Pradesh||Rama Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Hapur||2|
|278||Uttar Pradesh||BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur||3|
|279||Uttar Pradesh||Mayo Institute of Medical Sciences, Barabanki||3|
|280||Uttar Pradesh||Career Instt. Of Medical Sciences & Hospital, Lucknow||2|
|281||Uttar Pradesh||F.H. Medical College & Hospital, Etamdapur, Agra||3|
|282||Uttar Pradesh||Hind Institute of Medical Sciences, Barabanki||4|
|283||Uttar Pradesh||Rajshree Medical Research Institute, Bareilly||3|
|284||Uttar Pradesh||School of Medical Sciences & Research, Greater Noida||7|
|285||Uttar Pradesh||Saraswati Institute of Medical Sciences, Hapur||6|
|286||Uttar Pradesh||Teerthanker Mahaveer Medical College, Moradabad||12|
|287||Uttar Pradesh||Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow||4|
|288||Uttar Pradesh||Muzaffarnagar Medical College, Muzaffarnagar||6|
|289||Uttar Pradesh||Command Hospital, Lucknow||2|
|290||Uttar Pradesh||Shri Ram Murti Smarak Institute of Medical Sciences, Bareilly||5|
|291||Uttar Pradesh||Era Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow||14|
|292||Uttar Pradesh||Subharti Medical College, Meerut||5|
|293||West Bengal||Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Kolkata||12|
|294||West Bengal||Govt. Medical College, Kolkata||4|
|295||West Bengal||Murshidabad Medical College & Hospitals, Murshidabad||4|
|296||West Bengal||KPC Medical College, Jadavpur, Kolkata||4|
|297||West Bengal||Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan||5|
|298||West Bengal||Bankura Sammilani Medical College, Bankura||6|
|299||West Bengal||North Bengal Medical College, Darjeeling||6|
|300||West Bengal||Nilratan Sircar Medical College, Kolkata||9|
|301||West Bengal||Command Hospital, Kolkata||2|
An MD in Radiodiagnosis is a three years specialization course that provides training in the stream of Radiodiagnosis.
The course content for MD in Radiodiagnosis is given in the Competency-Based Postgraduate Training Programme released by National Medical Commission, which can be assessed on the link given below:
Course contents: Anatomy
Gross and cross sectional anatomy of all the body systems.
Gross morphology of pathological conditions of systemic diseases affecting all organ systems.
This would cover imaging and interventions of diseases affecting all the body systems:
- Cardiovascular system
- Musculoskeletal including soft tissue
- Gastrointestinal system
- Hepato-biliary-pancreatic system
- Urogenital (genito-urinary) system
- CNS including head and neck
- Obstetrics and gynaecology
- ENT, eye, dental, breast
- Endocrine and metabolic system
- Clinically applied radionuclide imaging
1. Introduction of general properties of radiation and matter: Fundamentals of nuclear physics and radioactivity
2. Interaction of x-rays and gamma rays with matter and their effects on irradiated materials
3. X-ray Generating Apparatus
4. Screen-film radiography
5. Film processing: Dark room, dry processing, laser /dry chemistry cameras, artifacts.
6. Fluoroscopy: Digital including flat panel units, fluoroscopy cum radiography units
7. Digital radiography: Computed Radiography, Flat panel radiography
8. Other equipments: Ultrasound including Doppler, CT, MRI and DSA
9. Contrast Media (Iodinated, MR & Ultrasound) - types, chemical composition, mechanism of action, dose schedule, route of administration, adverse reaction and their management
10. Nuclear Medicine: Equipments and isotopes in various organ systems and recent advances
11. Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) and Radiology Information System (RIS) to make a film-less department and for Teleradiology
12. Radiation protection, dosimetry and radiation biology
13. Image quality and Quality Assurance (QA)
14. Recent advances in radiology and imaging
The student should have knowledge of the following physics experiments:
• Check accuracy of kVp and timer of an X ray unit
• Check accuracy of congruence of optical radiation field
• Check perpendicularity of x ray beam
• Determine focal spot size
• Check linearity of timer of x ray unit
• Check linearity of mA
• Verification of inverse square law for radiation
• Check film screen contact
• Check film screen resolution
• Determine total filtration of an x ray unit
• Processor quality assurance test
• Radiological protection survey of an x ray unit
• Check compatibility of safe light
• Check performance of view box
• Effect of kVp on x ray output
Radiography and processing techniques
1. Processing techniques: includes dark room and dry processing.
2. Radiography of the musculo-skeletal system including extremities.
3. Radiography of the chest, spine, abdomen and pelvic girdle.
4. Radiography of the skull, orbit, sinuses.
5. Contrast techniques and interpretation of GI tract, hepato-biliary tract, pancreas etc.
6. Contrast techniques and interpretation of the Central Nervous system.
7. Contrast techniques and interpretation of the cardiovascular system including chest.
8. Contrast techniques and interpretation of the genito - urinary system including Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
9. Paediatric radiology including MCU, genitogram, bone age.
10. Dental, portable and emergency (casualty) radiography.
After completing an MD in Radiodiagnosis, candidates will get employment opportunities in Government as well as in the Private sector.
In the Government sector, candidates have various options to choose from which include Registrar, Senior Resident, Demonstrator, Tutor, etc.
While in the Private sector the options include Resident Doctor, Consultant, Visiting Consultant Radiodiagnosis, Junior Consultant, Senior Consultant Radiodiagnosis, Consultant Radiodiagnosis Specialist, etc.
Courses After MD in Radiodiagnosis Course
MD in Radiodiagnosis is a specialization course that can be pursued after finishing MBBS. After pursuing a specialization in MD (Radiodiagnosis), a candidate could also pursue super specialization courses recognized by NMC, MD (Radiodiagnosis) is a feeder qualification. You can follow the following courses:
DM Interventional Radiology, DM Cardiovascular Imaging and Vascular Interventions, DM Neuroimaging and Interventional Neuroradiology are some of the courses that require an MD (Radiodiagnosis) as a feeder qualification.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) – MD in Radiodiagnosis Course
Question: What is an MD in Radiodiagnosis?
Answer: MD Radiodiagnosis or also known as MD in Radiodiagnosis is a Postgraduate level course for doctors in India that is done by them after completion of their MBBS.
Question: What is the duration of an MD in Radiodiagnosis?
Answer: MD in Radiodiagnosis is a postgraduate programme of three years.
Question: What is the eligibility of an MD in Radiodiagnosis?
Answer: Candidates must be in possession of an undergraduate MBBS degree from any college/university recognized by the Medical Council of India.
Question: What is the scope of an MD in Radiodiagnosis?
Answer: MD in Radiodiagnosis offers candidates various employment opportunities and career prospects.
Question: What is the average salary for an MD in Radiodiagnosis postgraduate candidate?
Answer: The MD in Radiodiagnosis candidate's average salary is Rs. 10 lakh – Rs. 50 lakh per annum.
Question: What is the job of Radiodiagnosis?
Answer: There are vast job opportunities for MD Radiodiagnosis students in India and abroad. They are responsible for handling the radio diagnostic equipment, analysing the data with precision, interpreting the result, and reporting.
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