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The department of Anaesthesia is accredited by the National Board of Examination to train two primary candidates in the speciality of Anaesthesia and Critical care medicine. Further, a post diploma candidate can be trained against each registered primary candidate. The training programe in Anaesthesia is a 2/3-year course (2 year for post diploma & 3 years for primary candidates) aimed to prepare young Doctors to be Consultants in Anaesthesia, Critical care and Pain management. This goal is achieved through supervised clinical experience and organised teaching and learning opportunities. The trainees learn to provide anaesthesia for surgical procedures in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Paediatric and Cardio-thoracic Surgery. The trainees are appraised of their progress regularly.

Diplomate of National Board


For 2-year programme

Candidates who have completed and passed diploma in Anaesthesia from a recognized institution.

For 3-year programme

Candidates should have passed CET examination conducted by National Board of examination.

Further details regarding eligibility can be obtained from www.natboard.nic.in


  • Course starts in February - March each year. The advertisement for the post will be placed in leading newspapers during that time.
  • Selection is based purely on merit, an entrance examination followed by an interview.
  • Desired abilities and qualities in the trainees are
    • Good clinical skills
    • Appropriate management skills
    • Ability to cope with stress
    • Commitment to participate in academic programmes
    • Appropriate interpersonal & communication skills
    • Reliability and responsibility
    • Acceptance of team work
    • Good health and conduct

Post Doctoral Fellowship Course in Cardiac Anaesthesia

  • Course duration

1 Year

  • Affiliated to

The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

  • Sanctioned seats

2 per academic year

  • Eligibility



[To refer to the website of the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University for more information.]

  • Regulations and syllabus

As stipulated by the University.

  • Admission process

To commence on 1st January each year.

  • Cut off date for closure of admissions

31st January.

  • Applications to be received

From 1st to 15th December.

  • Interview

Candidate to appear on the appointed date.

  • Institution’s course fee

Rs.10,000/- for the entire course.

  • Stipend offered by us

Rs.40,000/- per month.

  • Accommodation

Own arrangement

  • To apply to


GKNM Hospital


Coimbatore - 641 037

  • Documents required with the application

Complete biodata, copies of academic and work experience certificates, passport size photograph and communication details.

  • For any clarification

Please contact Administrative Office

GKNM Hospital Phone : 0422 – 4305674/ 4305684