Medical / paramedical courses at Sree Chitra Institute: Apply before October 4

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The Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) in Thiruvananthapuram offers a host of varied programmes in medical/paramedical sciences and applications have been invited for admissions to the next batch starting in January 2024. The deadline to submit the applications online is 5 pm on October 4.

Main programmes
DM: Cardiology / Neurology / Neuro Imaging & Interventional Neuro Audiology / Cardiovascular Imaging & Vascular Interventional Radiology / Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia / Neuro Anaesthesia.
MCH: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery / Neurosurgery (after MS) / Vascular Surgery.
Integrated MD-PhD / MCH-PhD.
Post-doctoral fellowship: For candidates having DM / MCH / DNB qualifications.
Post-doctoral certificate course: In Transfusion Transmitted Diseases Testing / Hospital Infection Control / Neuropathology.
MD Transfusion Medicine.
Master of Public Health.
PhD: Physical / Chemical / Biological / Biomaterial / Medical / Health Sciences; Bioengineering.
PG Diploma: Cardiac Lab Technology / Neuro Technology / Medical Records Sciences / Clinical Perfusion / Blood Bank Technology.
Diploma: Public Health / Cardiovascular and Thoracic Nursing / Neuro Nursing / Advanced Medical Imaging Technology / Operation Theatre & Anaesthesia Technology.
Advanced Certificate: Physiotherapy in Neurological Sciences / Physiotherapy in Cardiovascular Sciences.

Other programmes
MTech Clinical Engineering / PhD Biomedical Devices and Technology conducted with IIT Madras and Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore.
Affiliated programme with ICMR – National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai – Master of Public Health – Epidemiology & Health Systems.
Affiliated programme with Christian Medical College, Vellore – MS (Bioengineering) / PhD (Bioengineering / Biomedical Sciences / Health Sciences); Master of Public Health.

How to apply
The website to apply is

Address: The Registrar, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum – 695 011;


Phone: 0471 – 2524269.

Things to note
Details regarding duration of each programme, eligibility, fees, stipend and admission procedure are given on the website.

There are opportunities for candidates having the following qualifications also: BSc Physics / Chemistry / Biological Sciences / Computer Sciences; Diploma in Electronics / Instrumentation / Biological Engineering.

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