WHAT IS OTOLARYNGOLOGY EAR, NOSE AND THROAT ?

Courses taught in Otolaryngology entail the study of diseases plaguing the ear, nose and throat. Budding otolaryngologists are introduced to the various diseases these body parts are vulnerable to besides being made familiar with the surgical management of cancers and benign tumours of the head and neck. Coursework introduces them to various medical and surgical therapies meant to prevent diseases, allergies, neoplasms, deformities and disorders of the ears, nose, sinuses, throat, respiratory and upper alimentary systems. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) is a 5.5-year programme. Furthermore, students of the course are introduced to facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and to the treatment of disorders of hearing and voice as these become their fundamental areas of expertise going forward. In short, they learn to treat a wide variety of common and rare clinical problems of the ears, nose and throat. You can pursue Master of Surgery in Otolaryngology after finishing MBBS.
Expand

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

UG

Candidates must have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as core subjects. Independent entrance tests for UG programme (MBBS) are conducted by various state, central and private universities.

PG

Candidates must hold a degree in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery along with a good score in entrance tests held for PG programme conducted by various state, central and private universities.

Expand

SCOPE OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY EAR, NOSE AND THROAT

  • Otolaryngologists get to demonstrate their skills when they treat patients visiting Government and Private Hospitals to have common as well as rare clinical problems treated.
  • They can also take up teaching jobs and jobs in research with various medical colleges and think tanks.
  • They can have their own small clinics where they can perform surgeries on patients with various disorders related to the ears, nose and throat.

Some of the profiles available for Otolaryngologists include:

Otolaryngology Physician

Lecturer (those with a PhD degree in Otolaryngology are given higher preference)

Assistant Professor (those with a PhD degree in Otolaryngology are given higher preference)

Associate Professor (those with a PhD degree in Otolaryngology are given higher preference)

ENT – Coastal Maine

Pediatric Otolaryngologist

Expand

COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Audiology
  • Ear,Neck and Skull Base
  • Larynx and Tracheobronchial Tree
  • Nose and Paranasal Sinuses
  • Oral Cavity
  • Paediatrics Otolaryngology
  • Pharynx and Oesophagus
  • Salivary Glands

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 3 Lakhs Sree Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry
    Minimum Fees 1.58 Lakhs JSS Medical College and Hospital, Mysore
    Degree Offered in UG
    M.B.B.S.
    B.Sc.
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 120 Lakhs NIMS University, Jaipur
    Minimum Fees 0.04 Lakhs Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.Sc.

QNA - COURSE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

Otolaryngology ear, nose and throat

Join this QNA topic to get updates about latest happenings about the course!

  • 741 Joined
  • 3 Questions
I

INDRESH YADAV 3 months ago

INDRESH YADAVs picture
INDRESH YADAVLast Seen: 1 month 4 weeks agoJoined on: 24-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

How to Admission Baslp course and exam Name

plz tell me

Answer (1)

User Pic

Priyaanka Sarkar 3 months ago

Priyaanka Sarkars picture
Priyaanka SarkarLast Seen: 7 min 15 sec agoJoined on: 01-Nov-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Dear Indresh, BASLP  is a 4-year long, full-time undergraduate, professional program, designed for eligible candidates having qualified the Senior Secondary (10+2) examination in t...Read More
B

Bhat fatima 5 months ago

Bhat fatimas picture
Bhat FatimaLast Seen: 5 months 5 hours agoJoined on: 20-Oct-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

Can I join this course without qualifying neet

Answer (1)

User Pic

Neha Jain 5 months ago

Neha Jains picture
Neha JainLast Seen: 1 week 1 day agoJoined on: 23-Jun-2017Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi there. For joining Otolaryngology ear, nose, throat NEET is compulsory. Otolaryngology is a specialisation course that MBBS students undertake. It is only meant for students who have a success...Read More
N

Neha farzana 5 months ago

Neha farzanas picture
Neha FarzanaLast Seen: 4 months 1 day agoJoined on: 17-Oct-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation

How can I get admission there??

Answer (1)

S

Saurabh Kumar 5 months ago

Saurabh Kumars picture
Saurabh KumarLast Seen: 13 hours 58 min agoJoined on: 03-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Hello Neha,

Please specify you query clearly and give some more information about that. After that we can help you accordinly and properly. So, please clarify your question.

Thanks for query