Department of Pediatric Surgery offers 3 years MCh course in Pediatric Surgery. The postgraduate undergoes training in newborn surgery, Minimal access surgery, Urology, thoracic surgery, Gastro-intestinal surgery and Oncology. Special training is imparted for specialized treatment like port-a-cath insertion for oncological patients and STEALTH surgery for subcutaneous swellings.
Teachers attend the faculty development workshop, periodically held by MCI.
Selvapriya the 3rd year postgraduate won 5 poster awards at the 41st National conference of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons held at Mumbai in 2015. She also won the Karls storz best video award 2nd prize held at Bhubaneswar in the 11th Pediatric Endosurgeons group of India National conference cum workshop in 2015.
Monthly academic schedule has treatment planning session where the postgraduate is given a difficult case and they discuss with the faculties the management options for such cases.