Geriatrics, Master | Amrita University | Coimbatore, India
36 months
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25149 USD/year
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About

The M. D. in Geriatrics from Amrita University is a Clinical Specialty course offered by the Amrita School of Medicine.

Overview

Key Features

The Geriatrics program from Amrita University is a three-year post-graduation course. Geriatrics or Geriatric medicine is a specialty that focuses on health care of elderly people. The curriculum includes expertise in the aging process, the impact of aging on illness patterns, drug therapy in seniors, health maintenance, and rehabilitation. They are trained in the unique health needs of the elderly, including chronic diseases, nutritional problems, skin ailments, cognitive loss, memory impairment, adverse effects of medications, immobility and balances issues.

The geriatricians who have completed the course can work variety of roles including hospital care, long-term care, home care, and terminal care. They are frequently involved in ethics consultations to represent the unique health and diseases patterns seen in seniors.

Programme Structure

Curriculum: 

  • As per Medical Council of India (MCI) and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates must have MBBS degree recognized by the Medical Council of India, New Delhi

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25149 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25149 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    25149 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25149 USD per year during 36 months.

20,00,000 INR

Living costs for Coimbatore

18295 - 24970 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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