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Dermatology : Eligibility

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As the dermatologist is a physician, he/she must complete the Bachelor's degree in medicine (MBBS) and then get specialized by taking a Master's degree in Dermatology.

Educational: An aspiring candidate wanting to make a career as dermatologist needs to opt for science stream with physics, chemistry and biology as subjects at 10+2 level. After plus two they have to go through the entrance exam and get a seat for MBBS. After MBBS, one can do a Master's degree program in Dermatology or a Doctorate in medical science in the related field of Dermatology. One can also opt for a post graduate diploma or diploma course in the respective field after Bachelors in Medicine.

Personal attributes : Dermatologists must possess the following qualities as in any other medical field.


Overall, Dermatologist salaries are based on years of experience, specialty, geographic location. Dermatologists that are self-employed in private practice set their own rate for each patient, they charge rate per appointment/sitting. This typically results in higher earnings and fewer work hours. The place of practice may intervene with the pay scale. Those practicing abroad can expect high pay scale as demand for dermatologists is more in abroad compared to India.

As a beginner, one can earn between Rs 140000 and Rs 240000 p.a., in the field of dermatology. Once they have gained experience dermatologists may earn a salary package ranging between Rs 300000 - 400000 p.a.


To get the list of institutes conducting the respective course click on the course name

  » MD Dermatology

  » Post Graduate Diploma in  Dermatology and Venerology

  » Diploma in Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy

  » Courses in Cosmetic Dermatology and Cosmetology


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