MS Otorhinolaryngology - Kathmandu University

Nepal Medical Council

Kathmandu University

Medicine and Health Care

2 year(s)

MS Otorhinolaryngology is offered by Kathmandu University. It is a 2 year full-time course divided into 4 semesters, with each semester lasting a period of 6 months. The course in Otorhinolaryngology is essentially about clinical and academic expertise in ENT, audiology, and speech and language therapy.

The program consists of five primary research areas, namely Tinnitus Aetiology And Management, Habitation for Hearing Loss, Plasticity and Rehabilitation, Cochlear Implantation, and Paediatric ENT/Audiology. The course us designed to offer theoretical, scientific, clinical, research and vocational skills necessary to practice enhanced otology, audio vestibular medicine and audiology.

The course aims to prepare ENT Surgeons, Audio Vestibular Physicians, Paediatricians, GPs, Neurologists and other trainees and physicians interested in medical aspects of audiology, with a specialization in otology.

Students are taught the anatomy and physiology of the vestibulocochlear system and facial nerve, related disorders and pathologies, diagnostic techniques and management strategies in cases of both children and adults. Clinical and surgical placements provide an opportunity to develop specialist skills and competencies in evidence- based medicine, multidisciplinary practice including facial reanimation and skull base clinics and research.

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Eligibility Criteria MS Otorhinolaryngology Kathmandu University

  1. MBBS or equivalent degree in modern medicine from an institution recognized by Kathmandu University and one year of clinical experience after obtaining MBBS degree by March 2013.
  2. Candidates holding Post-graduate diploma from an institution recognized by Kathmandu University will be eligible for that particular subject only.
  3. Registration with Nepal Medical Council.