The Department of Psychiatry of the Institute provides a three-year junior residency training programme in psychiatry leading to the degree of M.D. (Psychiatry).
To create such superspecialists in the field of addiction psychiatry, who can function as experts in the field, proficient in clinical acumen and skills of patient care; in active teaching, productive research, and advocacy.
The Department has been running its DM (superspeciality) course in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP) since 2014. The candidates must possess MD in Psychiatry for admission to DM-CAP.