14 December 2019 | News
TAU offers an opportunity for students to upgrade their qualifications without disturbing their clinical practice
Texila American University (TAU) announces a scholarship program for post-graduation (PG) medical aspirants for the year 2020. Students can register for any TAU’s PG program on or before December 31, 2019, and avail 10% scholarship on their first-year tuition fees. TAU offers an opportunity for students to upgrade their qualifications without disturbing their clinical practice.
The shortage of skilled doctors and specialists continues to be a pressing issue across the globe, especially in developing countries like India. An extreme shortage of specialist doctors in India poses a serious threat to the nation’s health sector. Shortage prevails in almost all disciplines.
India demands 230,000 pediatricians, whereas it has only 23,000. Besides, we have only 650 specialists in endocrinology to treat 70 million diabetic patients. The demand for specialized doctors is growing at a faster pace, whereas the supply cannot meet the demand.
Upon understanding the demand, TAU, in association with Universidad Central de Nicaragua (UCN), offers a range of PG fellowship, PG upgradation, and research programs for medical professionals. These programs will help students to upgrade their knowledge and skills in their respective fields. Following are a few PG programs that TAU offers for working professionals to get specialized in the area of interest without compromising clinical commitments:
Fellowship (MMSc) – This MMSc fellowship is a unique program. It offers specializations ranging from Critical Care, Endocrinology, Diabetology, Preventive Cardiology, Family Medicine, Oncology, Nuclear Medicine, Cosmetology, to Reproductive Health.
Master of Medicine/Master of Surgery – This upgradation program provides a premier learning experience, both in theoretical and clinical aspects. It enables to learn unique skills, get trained, and gain extensive knowledge. They can also upgrade on General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dermatology, Paediatrics, Internal Medicine, Anaesthesia, Pathology, ENT, and so on.
Ph.D. in Medical Science – TAU’s Doctorate in Medical Science is for individuals who want to do extensive research on their specialized studies and enhance their academic career without leaving their job.
The above programs are designed in a way to help doctors:
· Pursue specializations with ease,
· Get certified as specialists in between busy schedules,
· Continue clinical duties while pursuing a PG program,
· Study during free or convenient timings,
· Present academic submission feasibly,
· Complete the courses with 24/7 consultant support.
This would be the right time for the students to take up a fellowship/upgradation/Ph.D. course, TAU’s Scholarship 2020 is an opportunity for them to get specialized in the area of their interest.