MD Paediatrics is an important branch of specialization, at par with Orthopaedics & Radiology.
The preference of most students of Karnataka & India. Every medical college in Karnataka puts lots of effort to get more seats in Paediatrics branch of specialization for its ever increasing demand.

MD Paediatrics Seats Recognized or To-Be-recognized – Paediatrics seats’ that are recognized and to-be-recognized in the medical colleges of Karnataka are mentioned in this article for the benefit of the aspirants of Karnataka and India.

MD Paediatrics

The entrance exams conducted for admitting MBBS aspirants are PGCET, COMEDK, KRLMPCA & autonomously that of Deemed Institutions in Karnataka.

MD Paediatrics Seats in Medical Colleges of Karnataka

MD Paediatrics seats in the 34 medical colleges in Karnataka have 138 recognized as well as permitted or to-be-recognized seats. These seats are available for admission based on the competitive entrance examination conducted by the individual college or the group of colleges.

  • The seats are given the recognition status by Medical Council of India.
  • Some seats are permitted under section 10 (A) of IMC Act.
  • Permitted seats are generally granted recognition after completion of 3 years starting from the day permission is given by MCI.

The MD Paediatrics seats in government institutions are 30, in private trust managed institutions are 64 and in deemed university medical institutions are 44. More Details..

Affiliated Universities of Karnataka – The affiliated universities of the 34 government or private or deemed medical colleges of Karnataka having MD Paediatrics seats are mentioned below for your notice.

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka
  • BLDE University, Bijapur
  • KLE University, Belgaum
  • Sri Devaraj Urs University, Kolar
  • Sri Siddhartha University, Tumkur
  • Nitte University, Mangalore
  • Yenepoya University, Mangalore
  • Manipal University, Manipal
  • National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Deemed University
  • JSS University Mysore

PG Entrance Exams in Karnataka – The following are the entrance examinations held at different dates enabling the aspirant to appear for the test. The medical aspirants from Karnataka and India may check up for the entrance exams notifications in Newspapers as well as on websites.

  • BLDEA B M Patil PG Entrance
  • KLE Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College PG Entrance
  • Dev Raj Urs Kolar PG Entrance
  • Sri Siddhartha Medical PG Entrance
  • K S Hegde Mangalore PG Entrance
  • Yenepoya Medical College Mangalore PG Entrance
  • Manipal University PG Entrance
  • NIMHANS PG Entrance
  • JSS University Mysore, PG Admission
  • KRLMPCA PG Entrance For Minority Colleges
  • St. Johns Bangalore PG Entrance

PG Medical Common Entrance Examinations in Karnataka – PGCET, COMEDK, St. Johns, KRLMPCA and the Deemed Colleges, conducts the entrance examinations under their respective aegis to select aspirants for admission into Paediatrics Course.

The notifications start in the month of November & December.

Application submitting last dates starts from the last week of December to the first week of February.

The entrance exams every year starts from first week of January till the first week of February. The students need to start planning & preparations from the first week of October. For more accurate details about MD Paediatrics seats in Karnataka, please visit the college or MCI website.