(a) General Ability (30 Questions)

  1. Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes
  2. Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues
  3. Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy
  4. Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society
  5. Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors
  6. Natural and man made disasters and their management
  7. Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health
  8. Recent trends in Science and Technology

(b) General Medicine (70 Questions)

(General Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry)

  1. Cardiology
  2. Respiratory diseases
  3. Gastro-intestinal
  4. Genito-Urinary
  5. Neurology
  6. Hematology
  7. Endocrinology
  8. Metabolic disorders
  9. Infections/Communicable Diseases
    • Virus
    • Rickets
    • Bacterial
    • Spirochetal
    • Protozoan
    • Metazoan
    • Fungus
  10. Nutrition/Growth
  11. Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)
  12. Musculoskelatal System
  13. Psychiatry
  14. General

(c) Paediatrics (20 Questions)