MD Radiodiagnosis or Doctorate of Medicine in Radiodiagnosis is a Doctorate level course which is offered for the duration of 3-years. The course imparts knowledge about medical practices using ultrasound, resonance, radiation, as diagnostic tools. The course covers subjects like Pathology, Physiology, Anatomy, etc.

Students seeking to pursue Doctorate of Medicine in Radiodiagnosis are required to complete their MBBS or equivalent with a minimum aggregate 55% marks from a MCI recognized University. Admissions into the best MD Radiodiagnosis colleges in India are done through merit-based and based on the scores of entrance exams followed by a GD/ PI round.

Pursuing MD (Radiodiagnosis) will bring several benefits after the completion and help students to develop a good career in the field as it is one of the most lucrative streams in the medical field. Some of advantages and reasons why the course is beneficial are mentioned below:

  • The average salary after completing MD (Radiodiagnosis) is quite high compared to various other medical streams and graduates can earn a handsome salary of around INR 12 - 17 LPA or even more.
  • The job security in this field is much higher than other courses as doctors will always remain in high demand as they conduct important research and read confusing scans or readings which only professionals understand.
  • Candidates can find a number of lucrative job prospects and develop their career as a Pharmacologist, Biomedical scientist, etc.
  • Candidates post completing MD (Radiodiagnosis) are eligible to pursue higher education at Research level which can help them to become expertise in the field and also to get a hike in their salary.


Semester I

Semester II

Basic science related to the specialty of Radio-diagnosis

Practical Schedule –Physics

Respiratory System

General Radiology

Mammography and Breast Intervention



MD Radiodiagnosis Second Year Syllabus

Semester III

Semester IV

Gastrointestinal (GIT) and Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic System

Practical radiography

Genito-Urinary System

Musculoskeletal System


MD Radiodiagnosis Third Year Syllabus

Semester V

Semester VI

Cardiovascular Radiology



Contrast Media

Radiology Emergency Medicine


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