Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (MGMCRI)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY



Post Graduate Training

 Post graduate training programme constitutes as one of the core pillars of the department.  regular updation in the field of otorhinolaryngology is imparted via case presentation, journal clubs , subject seminars, etc. These teaching programmes for the month are planned in advance and are conducted in the afternoons.

All the postgraduates have to present the aforementioned and their performance assessed, through a prescribed assessment format by the faculty. he first batch of postgraduate students had appeared for the university examinations in march 2010 and graduated with flying colours.

Curriculum Update

The curriculum for undergraduates and postgraduates was modified in the year 2009, in view of the emerging treads, recent advances as well as common surgical problems in this geographic locate. It was redesigned by faculty of ENT department under the auspices of board of studies.

Undergraduate Training

The undergraduates are taught by extensive use of audio-visual aids to reinforce tier understanding of the subject. The curriculum is followed as prescribed by the Medical Council of India. Clinical demonstrations and case presentations are always conducted in small groups to reach out to every last student in a comprehensive manner. In addition seminars, symposia and integrated teaching are conducted weekly. The students are exposed to operative procedures performed in the theatre by the use of modern Audio-Visual telecast system from the operating table in addition to direct visualization in the operating theatre. This facility allows two-way interaction between the operating team and the students to put the matter into perspective. These are complemented with periodic tests in both theory and clinics as well as a routine model examination.

Courses Offered


Medicine, Allied Health Sciences
Seats as per the University Norms
The PhD program aims at nurturing the research talents of the scholars guided by well experienced and talented research Supervisors.



6 Seats / Year
The MS Otorhinolaryngology course at MGMCRI trains the residents with the clinical Methodology as applied to diagnosis and surgical treatment of diseases of nose, throat and ear in adults and children. The residents get graded hands-on experience and opportunity to work in state of the art facility with dedicated, experienced faculty.



250 Seats / Year
We provide an undergraduate course that is unique and in-line with all the governing principles, for producing capable and competent doctors, well oriented with community, national and global health needs. A solid foundation is laid to promote excellence from each student, and to decipher their interests to become the best version of responsible physicians.