DNB Course

NNC, Calcutta has been recognized by, New Delhi as a teaching hospital to impart teaching and training of Diplomate of National Board of Examinations for Broad / Super-specialty degrees inNeurosurgery and Neurology since 2002. The degree is awarded by the National Board of Examinations approved by the Government of India and included in the First Schedule of IMC Act 1956.The National Board of Examinations was established in 1975 with the prime objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by elevating the level and establishing standards of post graduate examinations in modern medicine on an all India basis.

The Diplomate qualifications awarded by the National Board of Examinations have been equated with the postgraduate and post doctorate degrees awarded by other Indian Universities by the Government of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The holders of Board’s qualification awarded after an examination (DNB Final) are eligible to be considered for specialists post in any hospital including training/teaching institution.

Ongoing Courses

Specialty Accreditation Status Duration Eligibility In take Capacity
Neurology(Super Specialty) Till December 31, 2016(Renewal under process) 3 years Post MD/ DNB, through CET SS 1 seat/ year
Neurosurgery(Super Specialty) Till December 31, 2018 Direct 6 years Post MBBS, through CET 1 seat/ year