Diploma in Clinical Pathology (DCP)
The purpose of this programme is to standardize Pathology teaching at Post Graduate Diploma level throughout the country. It will benefit in achieving uniformity in undergraduate teaching and result in creating suitable manpower with appropriate expertise.
A candidate upon successfully qualifying with Diploma in Clinical Pathology examinations will be –
- Capable of offering high quality diagnostic opinion. Handle a given clinical situation with an appropriate and relevant sample of tissue, blood, body fluid, etc., with the ultimate aim of apt diagnosis and overall wellbeing of the ill.
- Able to teach and share knowledge and competence with others. With proper training he / she will be equipped to take up teaching assignments in Medical Colleges / Institutes.
- Capable of pursuing clinical and laboratory based research. The student will be introduced to basic research methodology to conduct fundamental and applied research.