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A doctor is a medical professional who is trained to diagnose, treat, prevent illnesses as well as injuries. Doctors are an essential part of the healthcare system and play a vital role in improving the quality of life of their patients.

Doctors can specialise in different areas of medicine including general practice, paediatrics, cardiology, dermatology, psychiatry and many more. They work in hospitals, clinics, private practices and other healthcare facilities. Furthermore, the responsibilities of a doctor can vary depending on their specialty and the patient's condition. They typically begin by taking into consideration a medical history as well as performing a physical examination to assess the patient's health. 

Doctors also play a crucial role in educating their patients about their health and how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. They may provide guidance on diet and exercise, manage chronic conditions, provide counselling as well as support for patients and their families.


For Bachelor’s

  • Candidates must pass their 10+2 class with at least 60% marks in science stream from any recognised board.
  • A bachelor’s degree in the medical field is a well-suited option for students.

For Master’s

  • To get admission in (MBBS, MS, MD or M.Sc) undergraduates need to pass an entrance exam like NEET-UG, NEET-PG or BHU-PMT. 
  • Scholars can go for further studies like Ph.D or M.Phil.
  • A year of internship program is compulsory. 

Job Roles

Apart from working as a doctor, there are several other job profiles that a person with a background in medicine can pursue. Some of these job profiles include:

  • General Surgeon
  • Dentist
  • General Physician
  • Paediatrician
  • ENT Specialist
  • Gynaecologist
  • Dermatologist
  • Cardiologist

Employment Sector

  • Specialist Hospitals
  • Private Hospitals
  • Government Hospitals
  • Railways
  • NGOs
  • Research Areas
  • Primary Health Centres
  • Business Organisations

Top Recruiters

There are many recruiters from leading companies who enlist potential medical students. Following are some Recruiters from where students can find an employment opportunity in India: 

  • Fortis Hospitals
  • Apollo Hospitals
  • Max Hospital
  • Columbia Asia Referral Hospital 
  • Lilavati hospital


The salary range may vary from company to company, but the salary of a doctor is very impressive in India.


Level of Salary

Salary Package per Month

Starting Salary

Approx ₹2,40,000

Mid Level Salary

Approx ₹5,80,000 

Senior Level Salary

Approx ₹12,10,000


  • Problem-solving skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Critical Thinking


The career scope of a doctor is vast and varied providing numerous opportunities for growth as well as development. Doctors are highly respected professionals and play a critical role in the healthcare industry. They are in high demand globally and their services are essential for maintaining public health along with wellbeing.

Doctors can specialise in various areas of medicine such as general practice, paediatrics, cardiology, neurology, surgery, dermatology, psychiatry and many more. They can work in private practice, hospitals, clinics, research institutions and other healthcare facilities.


  • Prestigious Job
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Monetary Beneficial
  • Various Job Opportunities


  • Long hours of working
  • Weekend Shift
  • Risky job
  • Difficult to maintain work & personal life