During these two years, Community Medicine, Basic Medical Sciences and clinical exposure takes place. At the end, a student must pass all the papers of the first phase to be promoted to the second phase.
Final examination in community medicine and basic medical sciences takes place at the end of the first and second year. The supplementary examinations shall be held after six weeks from publication of the result of first phase final examination. One must pass second year examinations in a maximum of four attempts. No students shall be promoted to the second phase without passing all the papers of the first phase. In case the candidate does not pass the second year examination in four attempts his/her registration for the course is cancelled.
The second phase is of one year duration in which the students study forensic medicine, community medicine and clinical ward placements with theoretical teaching commences in this phase and helps them to acquire competencies for the third phase of one and a half year.
The second phase students take final examination in forensic medicine and applied Epidemiology and family health exercise.
In the third phase, students study all the clinical subjects and a twelve week community placement takes place. Following this, junior internship takes place, during the last six months of rotation.
The students take the fourth years examination in Eye, ENT, Orthopaedies & community Medicine. At the end of four and half years the students take the final third phase Examination in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Pediatrics and obstetries & Gynaecology.