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Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (D.P.M.)

Do you want to treat psychiatric patients? If you have completed any course on nursing then you can think of studying a diploma in Psychiatric Medicine. This would help you to deal with all kinds of patients. Learn more about this course and how it can boost your career, over here.

Course Name: Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (D.P.M.)
Group: Diploma
Stream: Healthcare & Medical Science
Course Category: Medical
Duration: 2 years


If you want to treat psychiatric patients, then you can think of this diploma. Even if you want to become a pharmacist, then also this course will be helpful for you. A diploma in Psychiatric Medicine helps in developing the skills of treating with psychiatric medicines. If you are currently working as a nurse, then you can study this diploma course. As a nurse, you will be dealing with patients with physical injury only. But there are many other patients who come to doctors with mental illness. The treatment procedure of both kinds of patients are different. Psychiatric patients require special kinds of medicines. You will learn about all these in this course. You will learn the nature of psychiatric patients and the dosage of medicines to be given according to the patients. You will learn about the observation period of the patients under the influence of those medicines.

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Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2022 - 2023 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College Name
Andhra Medical College, Andhra Pradesh
Christian Medical College, Tamil Nadu
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Maharashtra
Rangaraya Medical College, Andhra Pradesh
Santosh Medical college, Uttar Pradesh
Seth GS Medical College And Kem Hospital, Maharashtra
Thanjavur Medical College Hospital, Tamil Nadu

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Eligibility Criteria

  1. The minimum qualification required for this course is MBBS. This course is beneficial for students who have not taken in specialization in MBBS. If you are a student of general MBBS course, then you will be open to any kind of professional course or specialization, post the MBBS. If any student has done any other medical course which is equivalent to MBBS degree, then also the student is eligible to study this diploma. In fact, M.D. students who have completed any specialization which is related to psychiatric medicines, are also eligible to study this course.
  2. The students need to score a minimum of 50% in the MBBS degree.
  3. Along with the above criteria, it is advisable that the students also possess a diploma in psychology. This would help them in understanding the technology used in preparing these medicines. Students with this diploma will have an advantage in understanding the course curriculum easily, as they are already familiar with all sorts of diseases of psychological patients.

Future Job Prospects

  1. If you have studied a diploma course in psychology along with this course, then you can become a psychiatrist in any private or government company. Your job will be to diagnose the exact mental condition of the patient and prescribe psychiatric medicines accordingly.
  2. You can become a pharmacist after this course. You will have to keep updated psychiatric and medicines in your pharmacy for the patients.
  3. You can become resident house officers. Your job will be to look after the treatment conditions and patients' mental health.

Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) Admissions for 2021 - 2022 Academic Year

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