Masters in Emergency Medicine (MEM) / CCT-EM
Society for Emergency Medicine (Semi)

Master of Emergency Medicine (MEM)

Elevate Your Career in Emergency Medicine. At Devadoss Hospital in Madurai, we are proud to offer the esteemed Master of Emergency Medicine (MEM) course. Designed to empower healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills essential for excelling in the dynamic realm of emergency medicine, this program caters to physicians, nurses, and other dedicated healthcare providers seeking to elevate their careers in emergency care. As an institute renowned for excellence, Devadoss Hospital also conducts the DNB Orthopaedic Surgery course, producing 76 DNB graduates to date. The MEM course is approved and conducted by the esteemed Society for Emergency Medicine, India.

Course Overview

The Master of Emergency Medicine (MEM) program, accredited by the Society for Emergency Medicine India (SEMI), is designed to equip postgraduate trainees with the knowledge, skills, and expertise required for excellence in emergency medicine.
  • Duration: Over three years, the MEM course offers a comprehensive understanding of emergency procedures, trauma management, critical care, and disaster preparedness. 
  • Curriculum Details: The curriculum covers knowledge, skills and expertise which the post graduate trainee in Emergency Medicine must achieve and includes Core Competencies of the Emergency Physician, System-Based Core Knowledge, Common Presenting Symptoms, Special Aspects of Emergency Medicine, Core Clinical Procedures and Skills.

Salient Features

  • Comprehensive Medical Services: Devadoss Hospital, a 200-bedded facility, is dedicated to delivering comprehensive medical services across communities.
  • Advanced Emergency Medicine Department: The Department of Emergency Medicine features a 36-bed facility with a protocol-based emergency room, triage zone, three priority zones, and an emergency OT. This offers students a unique clinical experience supported by an excellent academic schedule.
  • Diverse Training Rotations: Training includes rotatory postings in the Emergency Room, Medical ICU, Surgical ICU, and OT, helping students develop essential skills in emergency care, critical care, and basic anesthesia.
  • Ongoing Professional Development: The program includes a weekly journal club and hands-on workshops led by experts in an on-site skill laboratory, ensuring continuous professional development.
  • Faculty: Our distinguished faculty comprises experienced emergency medicine specialists committed to delivering top-notch education and mentorship. With a wealth of practical knowledge and expertise, they provide invaluable guidance to our students.
  • Comprehensive Emergency Care Training: The curriculum covers pre-hospital emergency care and in-hospital emergency codes, preparing students for a wide range of emergency situations.
  • 24/7 Support Services: The Emergency Medicine department is supported by round-the-clock diagnostic labs, radiology services, a blood bank, and expert medical teams, ensuring comprehensive training and support.


Devadoss Hospital boasts world-class facilities including a fully equipped emergency department, simulation labs, and access to state-of-the-art medical technologies. Students benefit from learning in a dynamic and supportive environment conducive to their growth and development.

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must possess a recognized medical degree.
  • While relevant work experience in emergency care is preferred, it is not mandatory.
  • Proficiency in English is a prerequisite.

Career Opportunities

Upon completion of the MEM course, graduates are well-prepared to embark on diverse career paths in emergency medicine. Opportunities abound in hospital emergency departments, trauma centers, disaster response teams, and more, offering exciting and fulfilling roles in emergency care. Additionally, all candidates are offered an attractive stipend, incrementing every year.

How to Apply

The completed application form, along with the following enclosures, can be emailed to or sent via courier to the address below:


  • Attested copy of MBBS degree
  • Attested copy of MCI/Regional council registration certificate
  • Attested copy of Internship completion certificate
  • Two passport-size photos

**Alternatively, the application form can also be submitted online. For comprehensive information regarding admission requirements, fees, and application deadlines for the MEM course at Devadoss Hospital, Madurai, please visit our website  or contact our admissions office.


Join us at Devadoss Hospital and take the first step towards a rewarding career in emergency medicine!



Post-graduate Course

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