The Centre has been training batches of psychiatric social workers , nurses , counselor’s health workers, rehabilitation workers & others of decades for the benefit of the spread and growth of psychiatric education in this part of the country.

Diplomate of National Board (Psychiatry)

The Dip of National Board (psychiatry) was accredited by the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi in October 1992. Residency programmes in psychiatry have been offered since 1993.

The accreditation has been renewed four times since its inception. The M.B.B.S Graduates who have passed primary DNB exams are eligible for 3-years residency as junior residents. The post Graduates who have complete in Psychiatric Medicine are eligible for a 2-year residency as senior residents. Currently, we have two junior residents and three senior residents.

Interviews for DNB candidates are in the month December each year and the admission process carried out in the month of January. Panel of our consultants does interviews. Selection is purely on merit. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Diplomate of National Board (Psychiatry) 29 DNB candidates are passed out from this Institution.

Tuition fees

A nominal tuition fee of Rs.50, 000/- per annum is payable in advance on the time of joining and as per agreement cannot be refunded should students leave in the middle.

Special fee, if any, for neurological/ mental hospital postings Bangalore or Madras is to be paid when necessary. Selection is done purely on merit. We are an equal opportunity employer.


Stipend as per the Regulations of the NBE for Primary and D.P.M Candidates

PhD Programmes

Sowmanasya has been accredited for Research in Psychiatry and Social work by the Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University & offers in these two specialties since 1995. The institute has been involved in clinical research projects.2 students are completed thier PhD, and currently we have 4 Ph.D Scholars.

Training Programmes

The Centre provides training programmes in psychiatry to nurses pursuing a Diploma in nursing or B.Sc Nursing; Psychiatric social workers from different colleges are also trained in psychiatry.

The duration of these training programmes is 1 month and is for the requirements of the colleges.

Nursing students can avail accommodation and will accordingly as follows:

A student per day Rs.94/- for food and accommodation. Please accept only payments made as DD/Cash drawn in favour of “Sowmanasya Private Limited”.

The tuition fee of Rs.1000/- per student per month is payable either as DD/cash in the favour of “Sowmanasya Hospital”. The above payments maybe made on or before joining.

Training Classes
Training Classes