Department of Dermatology & Venereology


Under Graduate Teaching: 200students are admitted every year. All the students acquire the fundamental knowledge regarding dermatology  during  the clinical postings in the 3rd and 7th  semester. They have regular lecture classes and end posting exams.The marks of which are  included for the final MBBS exam in Medicine..

B.Sc Nursing:60 students admitted every year for B.Sc Nursing. They have clinical dermatology posting and 10 hours of lecture classes in basic dermatology

 Post Graduate Teaching


No. of PG seats per year

MD Dermatology 4
DVD(Diploma in Dermatology & Venereology) 2
Diplomate of National Board 2
Total No of PGs at a time 24


Patient care –   OP&IP patients

Academic activities

  • Seminar
  • Case discussion
  • Symposium
  • Journal club 
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases-Card Review
  • Leprosy Card Review
  • Cameo
  • Dermato pathology Discussion
  • Dermatology club meeting-monthly-speech by faculty from other departments

Cosmetic Surgery Training

  • Punch grafting
  • Pinch grafting
  • Blister grafting
  • Subscision of scars
  • Dermabrasion

Other procedures

  •   Electrocautery
  •   Radiofrequency surgery
  •   Cryosurgery
  •   Skin Biopsy
  •   PG  thesis– For MD & DNB candidates