Postgraduate Section

This section has selected articles that may benefit psychiatry teachers who are keen in postgraduate psychiatry. Updated list shall be added soon. If any Indian teacher of psychiatry is interested to join this platform please register in registration section and email us at The IToP discussion is encouraged in respective google groups

Scholarship for Teachers towards Enrichment in Psychiatry teaching Skills (STEPS): Funded by Infosys Foundation and an Initiative of Minds United For Health Sciences and Humanity Trust & Indian Teachers of Psychiatry (IToP)

  • Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME) for faculty & postgraduates by Indian Teachers of Psychiatry (ITOP) – 2024 on 20th April, 2024. Please visit
  • National CME on psychiatry education and faculty training conducted on 4th November 2023.
  • IPS Task Force Guidelines for Post Graduate Psychiatry Training in India 2013
  • The psychiatry requires various clinical and interpersonal skills not usually taught or used in the undergraduate medical course, and psychiatry postgraduates will have a lot of new and possibly confronting experiences, and it is during these times that they might look towards a guidance book can offer insight into the common challenges faced by a young resident, especially real-life experiences from people who have transcended similar situations. This book is for these future mental health professionals sharing the experiences of seniors on clinical work, academics, research and other relevant issues.
  • A brief outline of the workshop conducted at ANCIPS on the Art of Training Postgraduate- Bedside Clinic & Beyond- It incorporates adult learning , UG and PG learning, specific learning objectives and domains of learning.
  • This article outlines the suggestions by teachers of psychiatry about how future PG examination can be held in middle of COVID-19 Crisis