Doctor of Medicine (Anatomy) | (MD Anatomy)


Affiliating Body

The Program is affiliated to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS).

Student Intake

2 students per year (Government quota: 01, Institutional Quota: 01)

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Key Information


  • The primary teaching-learning methods employed are didactic lectures, micro teaching, hands-on practical sessions.
  • Actual working experience in Histology Laboratory (Slide preparation and Tissue staining), Research Lab. Dissection Hall and embalming techniques for preservation of cadaver, Disposal methods of Biomedical waste, Ethical aspect of cadaver.
  • Seminars, Case based learning, Powerpoint presentations, Journal Reviews, Paper and poster presentations in conferences, Research paper Publications, Research projects, Dissertation


  • Course content is delivered by expert and committed faculty which is in full strength as per NMC norms.
  • Adequate infrastructure Facilities – (lecture halls, specialized departmental laboratories, library and hostel) ensure student comfort and smooth delivery of course content.
  • The Department of Anatomy of K. J. Somaiya Medical College, runs a successful voluntary body donation program in the community and accepts voluntarily donated cadavers under the Bombay Anatomy Act of 1949. It receives around 8-10 cadavers per year. As a result there are enough cadavers for training of postgraduate students as well as for conducting workshops in the department

Program Outcome

An MD - Anatomy Post graduate can opt for the following career paths ahead:

  • Can join a teaching institute and pursue a career in Anatomy teaching.
  • Other careers include - Research Assistant, Genetic Counselor, Assist in IVF labs


The curriculum is prescribed by the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences. Please visit the following link and view the details.
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