At the Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute (MGCH&RI), we strongly believe in the integration of medical education, research, and high-quality clinical services to establish ourselves as a respected medical institution. Our commitment to this vision is evident in the comprehensive training provided to doctors, nurses, and paramedical staff through authorized courses offered by our academic units. This training equips them to contribute effectively to our clinical services and meet the Institute’s requirements upon completion of their degree/diploma.

To ensure the highest standards of education and professional development, MGCH&RI has obtained the necessary authorization and accreditation for postgraduate diploma super-specialty/broad specialty courses.

At Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, we thrive on improving patient treatment outcomes by actively participating in various trials. Since our establishment in 2006, we have recognized the importance of clinical trials and initiated research activities in 2007.

Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute strives to foster a harmonious relationship between education, research, and clinical services. By nurturing a culture of continuous learning and exploration, we aim to make significant contributions to advancing medical knowledge and ultimately improving patient outcomes.

Academic Activities and Facilities

The Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute has received authorization from the National Board of Examination (NBE), New Delhi, to offer a range of DNB (Diplomate of National Board) programs. These programs cater to postgraduate and graduate doctors seeking super-specialty or broad specialty courses. The exceptional quality of our academic programs has earned us recognition and praise from both the academic fraternity and the medical community.

Our institute is highly regarded among doctors who have achieved top ranks in the eligibility examinations conducted by the NBE. They consider our campus a preferred choice for pursuing their medical education due to the reputation we have built for delivering excellence in academic training.

At Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, we take pride in our authorized DNB programs, which are designed to provide doctors with comprehensive and specialized knowledge in their chosen fields. We are committed to nurturing the talents of aspiring medical professionals and equipping them with the skills necessary to make a significant impact in the healthcare industry.

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Courses available

Program Details

Admissions to DNB Program are done by the National Board of Examination (NBE), Delhi, through the Centralized Entrance Test (CET). Please refer to the NBE website ( for more details.

Following are the details of seats available at Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute

DrNB Super Specialty

S.No Name of the Course Seats Eligibility Duration
DrNB Surgical Oncology
MS Gen.Surg. NEET-SS Pass
3 Yrs
S.No Name of the Course Seats Eligibility Duration
DrNB Medical Oncology
MD Gen.Medicine, Pediatric, Radiation Oncology
3 Yrs

2) DNB Broad Specialty

S.No Name of the Course Seats Eligibility Duration
DNB Radiation Oncology
MBBS with NEET pass 3 Yrs
3 Yrs

3) Fellowship Program

Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute is Recognized by Dr. YSR UHS, Vijayawada, to conduct Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) Course in Pain & Palliative Care.

Available Course: Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Pain & Palliative Care)– 2 seats

Qualification - MD (Anesthesia)

Full time Faculty List

1.Surgical Oncology

2.Radiation Oncology

3.Medical Oncology

Basic Science Faculty

Anatomy Physiology Radiology Pathology Bio Chemistry Microbiology
Dr. Jyoti Doki MD
Dr. SivaShankar Behuria MS. Mch.,
Dr. Madhuri P DMRD
Dr. Veni Prasanna MD
Dr. Asha Kiran PHD
Dr. Swathi MD

Statistician Ms. Anitharaj K MSc.,

Librarian : Mr. Ramu BLISc.,


Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute provides internship access to various top medical institutions for students to learn and enhance their practical knowledge of their specialties. We make it simpler and easier to reach us.

  • The student benefits from submitting a formal letter from the corresponding Head of the Department along with a Hospital Immigration stamp as a reference that the student belongs to a particular college/university
  • After successful completion, the student will get trained internship certification.

The students from the below institutions have been part of our internship program-

  • Gitam Medical College, Visakhapatnam; 
  • Gayatri Vidya Parishad (Gvp) Medical College, Visakhapatnam; 
  • King George Hospital (KGH) (AMC), Visakhapatnam; 
  • Maharaja Institute of Medical Sciences, Vizianagaram; 
  • NRI Institute of Medical Sciences, Visakhapatnam; 
  • Katuri Medical College & Hospital (KMCH), Guntur; 
  • Anil Neerukonda Institute of Dental Sciences, Bheemunipatnam; 
  • SevenHills Hospital, Visakhapatnam; 
  • Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada; and so on.

Facilities/Academic Activities:

All admissions are only through counseling at the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi