Dr. (Brigadier) Raj Kumar

Director of Academics

The clinical material and infrastructure available at KEM Hospital, Pune, provides an excellent opportunity for health education and training. We are a 550+ bedded teaching hospital for undergraduate and postgraduate training.

We provide training in specialties such as – General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Anaesthesia, Radiodiagnosis, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Chest diseases, Psychiatry etc.

KEM Hospital, Pune is recognized by the Medical Council of India, New Delhi for internship training and is accredited by the National Board of Examination (NBE), New Delhi. The degree awarded by the NBE is called the “Diplomate of National Board” (DNB).

DNB Courses :

KEM Hospital, Pune currently offers DNB courses in the following disciplines:

Broad Specialities:

  • Anaesthesia
  • Emergency Medicine
  • ENT
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Radiodiagnosis
  • Respiratory Diseases

Super Specialities:

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Interventional Neurology
  • Neonatology
  • Nephrology
  • Paediatric Nephrology


  • Neurovascular Interventions (NBEMS)
  • Paediatric Nephrology (NBEMS)
  • Assisted Reproductive Techniques (MUHS)
  • Foetal Medicine (MUHS)
  • Dialysis Medicine (MUHS)
  • Obesity, Body Metabolism & Nutrition (MUHS)
  • Clinical Genetics (MUHS)
  • High Risk Obstetrics (MUHS)
  • PICU (IAP)
  • Paediatric Gastroenterology (ISPGHAN)

Over the years, more than 100 students have passed DNB (qualification given by NBE, New Delhi) in various specialities from this hospital. Most of our students have passed at the first attempt in the DNB examination.

As part of the training programme, resident doctors are also posted to our Vadu Rural Health Program (VRHP). Our 30 bedded rural hospital at Vadu, provides healthcare services, conducts community health programmes for the surrounding villages, trains health workers, and conducts research programmes. The Department of Biotechnology, Government of India has recognized this as one of the core centres for vaccine studies in our country.

Our institute is a preferred hospital for elective training for students who are pursuing medical, nursing, physiotherapy, community health and allied medical courses from the United States of America, Canada, England, Finland, Australia and Germany.

MUHS Mandate:

Notification for the following six fellowships recognised by MUHS at KEM Hospital, Pune have been issued wide their letter No. MUHS/UDC/FC-CC/37/2023 dated 19 January 2023. All interested candidates can apply online through MUHS website:- www.muhs.ac.in.

KEM Hospital, Pune is a recognized hospital for running various courses recognised by College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai in the subjects of Medicine, Dermatology, Psychiatry and Orthopaedics


  • Library with reading rooms and a seminar room
  • Seminar room is equipped to receive medical education teaching programmes through the National Satellite Broadcast
  • Well-equipped computer laboratory with internet facility
  • Well-equipped In-Patient and Out-Patient facilities for clinical training