Minimum Qualification for Teachers in Medical Institutions Regulations, 1998

Salient Features of Minimum Qualifications for Teachers in Medical Institutions Regulations, 1998

(AMENDED UPTO AUGUST 2012)

(PUBLISHED IN PART III, SECTION 4 
OF THE GAZETTE OF INDIA DATED 5TH DECEMBER 1998)

 

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Index of Teaching specialities.

 

1.   Anatomy  
2.   Physiology  
3.   Biochemistry  
4.   Bio-Physics  
5.   Pharmacology  
6.   Pathology 
7.   Microbiology  
8.   Community Medicine  
9.   Forensic Medicine  
10. General Medicine  
11. General Surgery  
12. Obstetrics and Gynaecology  
13. Paediatrics  
14. Tuberculosis and Respiratory Medicine/Pulmonary Medicine  
15. Psychiatry  
16. Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy
17. Orthopaedics  
18. Anaesthesiology  
19. Radio-Diagnosis  
20. Radio-Therapy  
21. Oto-Rhini-Laryngology  
22. Ophthalmology  
23. Nuclear Medicine  
24. Nutrition  
25. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation  
26. Human Metabolism  
27. Immuno Haematology and Blood Transfusion  
28. Medical Genetics  
29. Family Medicine  
30. Aviation Medicine/Aerospace Medicine  
31. Geriatrics  
32. Health Administration  
33. Hospital Administration  
34. Sports Medicine  
35. Tropical Medicine  
36. Rheumatology  
37. Health Education 
38. Marine Medicine  
39. Occupational Health  
40. Public Health  
41. Radiological Physics  
42. Virology  
43. Dentistry

 Super Specialities                                                                                   

1.   Cardiology  
2.   Clinical Haematology  
3.   Clinical Pharmacology  
4.   Endocrinology  
5.   Immunology  
6.   Medical Gastroenterology  
7.   Medical Genetics (Super-Speciality)  
8.   Medical Oncology  
9.   Neonatology  
10. Nephrology  
11. Neurology  
12. Cardio Vascular & Thoracic Surgery  
13. Urology 
14. Neuro Surgery  
15. Paediatric Surgery  
16. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  
17. Surgical Gastroenterology  
18. Surgical Oncology

 Equivalent Qualifications

1. Equivalent Qualifications

Published in part III, section 4 of the gazette of India dated: 5 December 1998)  

Medical Council of India 

Dated the November, 1998 

No. MCI-12(2)/98-Med./  In exercise of the powers conferred by section 33 of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 (102 of 1956), the Medical Council of India, with the previous sanction of the Central Government, hereby makes the following regulations, namely:-  

1.  Short title and commencement:

 (1) These regulations may be called the “Minimum Qualifications for Teachers in Medical Institutions Regulations, 1998.”

(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

 2.Objectives:

Appointment of medical teachers, with minimum qualification and experience in various departments of medical colleges and institutions imparting graduate and post-graduate medical education is a necessary requirement to maintain a standard of teaching.

Minimum qualifications for appointment as a teacher in various departments of a medical college or institution imparting graduate and post-graduate education shall be as specified in the Schedules I and II annexed with these regulations.