They have to go through more than 10 years in education before becoming a cardiologist. You’ll need a four-year bachelor’s degree plus an additional four years of medical school followed by a residency program which may take up eight years.
As a matter of fact DNB Final exam is tougher than an MD/MS final exam. The principle reason being that its a National Level Exit exam while MD/MS final exam is a state level or university level exam. NBE has been hugely criticized for not passing DNB students in the past , managing an overall pass rate of only 10-15%.Mar 7, 2018
Diplomate of National Board (DNB) is a Post-graduate Master's degree same as MD/MS degree awarded to the Specialist Doctors in India after completion of three year residency. It is equal to Doctorate of Medicine (DM) and Master of Chirurgiae (MCh) degrees awarded respectively in medical and surgical super specialities.
DM Cardiology or Doctor of Medicine in Cardiology is a postgraduate cardiology medical course of 3-year, full time which is divided into four semesters. Cardiology is a medical speciality dealing with disorders of the human heart as well as some parts of the circulatory system.
3 Years DNB Cardiology Course Highlights
|Course Level||Post Graduate|
|Full-Form||Diplomate National Board|
|Examination type||Semester and Annual|
|Eligibility||MBBS degree from a recognized university|