This is a full time course of one year duration under the Indian College of Pathologists. Pathology. However this subject requires understanding and assimilation of basic nephrology, transplantation immunology and subordinate lab service areas of Clinical Pathology, Hematology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Blood banking. Thus students are exposed to all these areas. They will also be exposed to radiology services for building a sound base for becoming qualified as experts in native renal and transplant pathology. Once they are groomed in these areas they will be able to face all the challenges in the profession. So far about 25 students have been trained in the department.
Candidates who have completed MD/ DNB (Pathology) are eligible to apply for the course. Candidates will be mainly trained in Renal and Transplant.