The growing demand for medical professionals and increase in the number of medical colleges has led to demand for medical faculty teachers all over India. The right kind of professional qualifications and the right experience is the precondition for a medical professor.
Most of India's medical colleges are attached with super specialty hospitals. These medical college hospitals give medical treatment for thousands of patients every day. Indian medical students get good exposure to the actual healthcare needs of Indian population.
There is great demand for medical faculty teachers in all medical colleges of India and Medicine Departments of most universities.
The great hurdle of starting a new medical college or upgrading existing ones is the shortage of medical faculty. A doctor's job in any medical research institution is a mix of patient treatment and teaching students and junior doctors.
Recent decades witnessed creation of many medical colleges all over India. This created great demand for teachers in Indian medical education sector.
It is estimated that despite a growth of 15% in supply of medical teachers and specialist doctors every year, the demand for medical professors will not be fully met before 2025.