Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Manipal was the first private medical college in India established in 1953. It got recognition in 1958 by the Medical Council of India & in 2008 from the Government of India. The institute comes under the aegis of the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE). KMC offers degree and doctoral programs in the discipline of Surgery, Medicine, Super Speciality, Forensic Science and many more. Admission is done on the basis of entrance exams and cutoff criteria of the institute.
|Affiliated to||MAHE, Manipal|
|Entrance Exam||National: NEET UG, NEET PG, NEET SS|
|Courses Offered||UG, PG & Ph.D|
KMC offers UG, PG and Ph.D programs in the discipline of Surgery, Medicine, Super Speciality, Forensic Science and many more. Tabulated below are the details for the same:
|MBBS||-||10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology and English with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks + obtained a valid score in NEET UG|
|MD||-||MBBS degree from an Institution / University recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI) and Internship completion date should be on or before 31.03.2020 + obtained a valid score in NEET PG|
Candidates holding foreign degree must be registered practitioners in the Country from where they have obtained their degree and must obtain a temporary registration certificate from Medical Council of India (MCI)
|M.Sc (Medical)||Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Genetic Counseling, Forensic Science||Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|M.Sc||Clinical Embryology||B.Sc with Reproduction/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Bioscience/ Physiology with a minimum 60% aggregate marks|
|MCh||Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neuro Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Urology||MS in General Surgery + obtained a valid score in NEET SS|
|DM||Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Medical Genetics, Nephrology, Neurology||MD in General Medicine or Paediatrics + obtained a valid score in NEET SS|
|Ph.D||Psychiatric Social Work||MSW (Social Work) with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks|
Check: KMC Manipal Courses and Fees
The candidates will be selected on the basis of marks obtained in the following entrance exams followed by Statement of Purpose and PI:
|MS, MD||NEET PG|
|MCh, DM||NEET SS|
Check: KMC Manipal Admission
KMC Manipal awards a scholarship for Post Graduate (PG) students under the following categories
Listed below are some of the departments along with a number of highly experienced faculty members:
Check: KMC Manipal Faculty
Ques. What is the teaching methodology at Kasturba Medical College?
Ans. KMC focuses on providing in-depth medical knowledge to its students. The teaching methodologies used here incorporate classroom teaching, practical learning, industrial exposure and field visits.
Ques. How are the facilities at Kasturba Medical College?
Ans. Individual departments under KMC are supported by a state-of-the-art infrastructure for research and clinical experience. Some of them are as follows:
Ques. How secure is the campus of Kasturba Medical College?
Ans. Kasturba Medical College campus is very secure as CCTVs are installed at all the entry and exit points with the deployment of adequate security personnel. The institute has a regular campus patrolling from the security team daily.
|M.D||₹24.3 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation + NEET-SS|
|Fellowship||₹8 Lakhs (Total Fees)||Post Graduation|
|M.Sc||₹1.24 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + MET|
|M.Ch||₹16.6 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation + NEET-SS|
|M.Phil||₹1.1 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation with 55%|
|DM||₹25.4 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation + NEET-SS|
|M.D||₹19.8 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||MBBS + NEET|
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Kasturba Medical College - [KMC], Mangalore||# 6 by Outlook (private)||₹13,21,846|
|All India Institute of Medical Sciences - [AIIMS], New Delhi||# 810 by US News||₹1,389|