List of Postgraduate Courses in Cosmetology


Cosmetology deals with the study and application of various beauty treatments. Beauty is of high importance in today’s world. The Cosmetologists mainly work on bringing forward the inherent beauty within one’s appearance. Their work mainly involves skin care, electrology, hair styling, etc. As per the customer’s choice, they do facials, manicures and pedicures too so as to have a new clean look. There are two sectors in Cosmetology – Medical and Non – Medical Cosmetology. For joining the Medical Post graduation course in Cosmetology, the candidates should be MBBS graduates. There is no required qualification for studying the non-medical Cosmetology course. Any individual aged above 17 years can do the course. The candidates are required to pass a written test conducted by the Cosmetology School.

List of Postgraduation Courses

Medical Cosmetology

  • Post graduate degree in Dermatology (MD)
  • Post graduate diploma in Dermatology (DNB)

These courses train the candidates in areas related to skin. They will be trained in how to correct/ cure any kind of skin diseases and deformities.

Non-Medical Cosmetology

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Beauty Technology & Cosmetology

Training will be provided in all areas related to Beauty Treatment and Cosmetology using modern technology.

Career Prospects

There is much scope for the individuals who have completed the Post graduation course in Cosmetology. The Non-Medical Cosmetologist’s work pattern will be based on the specialization they have taken. For those who have specialized in Aesthetics perform skin care treatments. The hair stylers perform various activities like texturing, straightening, coloring, stylish hair cutting, etc. In Medical Cosmetology, the doctors give due care to the external parts of human body. Their work pattern includes correcting deformities in human body, lifting of body parts, liposuction etc. Since it is a growing sector, there is much scope in this field. The Cosmetologists are one among the highly paid professionals through out the world.



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5 Responses to “List of Postgraduate Courses in Cosmetology”

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    kavita rathod:

    i am bsc grajuate in biochemistry .i want become cosmatologist

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    dr bhawna ahuja:

    I m a bds student,i can apply for pg or diploma in cosmetology.

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    Hi wnted to knw mre abt skin specialist course using peels such ad glyuco micro derma if i cn do such course i m in the field of beauty frm 9 yrs i m a bec om graduate

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    Dr Sujit Das:

    I am MBBS with Diploma in Tropical Medicine,presently working as i/c Skin &STD clinic at state hospital in Agartala, the capitel of Tripura.I want to upgrade myself with short course training on skin & cosmetology preferably in chennai.Sir do u have any such information?Pl let me know.

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    I m a graduate wnt to do a course on skin specilist hw to do it and where