Diplomate Of National Board

Diplomate Of National Board

St. Joseph’s Hospital was recognised by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) for the Diplomate of National Board (DNB) in 2021 for Departments of Tuberculosis & Chest Disease and Paediatrics.

The hospital conducts regular teaching programmes, which includes Basic Sciences lectures, seminars, case discussions and presentations, journal clubs, as per the DNB curriculum.


Admission is through centralized counseling conducted by DNB at Delhi. Available: Seat Matrix at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

  • Tubercolosis & Chest Disease : 2
  • Paediatrics: 2

NBE releases a state-wise list of seats available on their website.

If selected, the DNB candidate pays Rs 80,000 via DD drawn in favour of St. Joseph’s Hospital, Guntur, as DNB fees. In addition, the candidate must pay Rs 500 via DD drawn in favour of National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.

Students must stay updated on the NBE website at www.natboard.edu.in