St. John’s Medical College was established in Bangalore by The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) in the year 1963. The institute ranks among the most prestigious medical educational institutions in the country and it was accorded with a 5-star grading by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and a Review Committee of the University Grants Commission (UGC).
St. John's Medical College offers graduate, postgraduate, diploma and super specialty degrees recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Bangalore, KA.
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|Name of the Institute||St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore|
|Type of Institute||Private|
|Courses Offered||UG: MBBS, B.Sc, BPT, B.Sc. (Nursing)|
|PG: MD/MS, M.Sc, MHA, M.Sc. (Nursing), CHCA, DM/M.Ch.|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-based|
|Entrance Exam||NEET-UG/PG, St. John’s Entrance Exam|
|MBBS||₹6.03 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 50% + NEET|
|M.D||₹9.1 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||MBBS with 50% + NEET PG|
|DM||₹9.1 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||MBBS with 50% + NEET PG|
|Diploma||₹5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||-|
|M.Ch||₹9.1 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|M.D||₹8.73 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||MBBS with 50% + NEET PG|
|M.S||₹10.23 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||MBBS with 50% + NEET PG|
St. John’s Medical College offers MBBS, BPT, and B.Sc. degree programs to eligible candidates at the undergraduate level.
|M.B.B.S||-||10+2 with PCB and English with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate|
|Allied Health Sciences||B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology||Pre-University Examination of Karnataka or it’s equivalent which is recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.|
|B.Sc. Medical Imaging Technology|
|B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology|
|B.Sc. Perfusion Technology|
|B.Sc. Anesthesia Technology|
|B.Sc. Radiotherapy Technology|
|B.Sc. Operation Theatre Technology|
|Post Basic B.Sc. (Nursing)||-|
MBBS: Admission will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test UG (NEET-UG) followed by a round of counseling conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
Allied Health Sciences: Admission will be done on the basis of an entrance exam conducted by the institute followed by an interview.
Interview: The interview will be conducted a day after the entrance examination.
Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing: Admission will be granted on the basis of merit. Selected candidates must appear for the interview.
Note: Aside from the above-mentioned courses, the institute also offers a diploma in General Nursing & midwifery.
St. John’s Medical College offers MD and MS degree program with 22 specializations. The institute additionally offers M.Sc. programs in the fields of MLT Biochemistry, MLT Hematology & Transfusion Medicine and MLT Microbiology & Immunology.
The basic eligibility criteria for admission to the MD and MS programs is an MBBS degree. For admission to M.Sc. programs, candidates must have a B.Sc. degree in Medical Lab Technology with 50% marks. MD and MS candidates are selected on the basis of PGET marks. M.Sc. candidates must qualify the St. John’s Entrance Exam.
MD/MS candidates can apply through KEA counseling after qualifying Karnataka PGET. Candidates aspiring for admission to the M.Sc. programs can contact the institute office for admission purposes. M.Sc. candidates must attend the institute level counseling if qualified in the St. John’s Entrance Exam.
|M.D.||Anesthesia||Candidates must possess an M.B.B.S degree|
|Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation|
|Transf. Medicine & Immuno Haemat|
|Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|M.Sc.||MLT Microbiology & Immunology||B.Sc. in MLT with 50% marks|
|MLT Clinical Biochemistry|
|MLT Haematology & Blood Transfusion|
|M.Sc. (Nursing)||-||B.Sc. Nursing with a minimum of 55% marks.|
|MHA||-||Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate of marks|
|CHCA||-||Basic degree or diploma|
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MD/MS candidates should have satisfactorily completed the Rotating Compulsory Internship of one year before the starting of the courses, and registered with the Indian Medical Council.
M.D/M.S: Candidates must qualify PG- NEET exam to be considered eligible for admission to the M.D/M.S courses. Qualified candidates must appear for the Common Counselling round conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
The following documents must be submitted at the time of admission:
M.Sc. MLT/MHA: Candidates passing B.Sc. MLT through correspondence shall not be eligible.
Admission will be done on the basis of an entrance test.
M.Sc. Nursing: Admission will be granted on the basis of an entrance test followed by an interview conducted by the institute.
At the PG level, St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences offers a 3-year-long Super Specialty course in (DM/M.Ch.) and DNB with the approval of the Medical Council of India and the Government of Karnataka.
|DM||Cardiology||MD General Medicine/MD Paediatrics|
|Critical Care Medicine|
|M.Ch.||Gynecologic Oncology||MD/MS Gynaecology and Obstetrics|
|DNB||Rheumatology||MD/DNB in General Medicine/Pediatrics|
|Pediatric Intensive Care|
Admissions for DM/M.Ch. courses will be done, based on central counseling conducted by the National Board of Examination. Specific details based on the Government directive at the time of admission will be notified on the SJMC website.
Documents to be submitted at the time of admission:
Admission to the DNB courses is ONLY through the Entrance Examination and centralized counseling conducted by NBE.
At the PG level, the institute also offers a two-year-long Diploma course in various specializations such as:
To be eligible for the same, the candidates must be PG-NEET qualified.
At the postdoctoral level, the institute offers the following fellowship programs:
|Fellowship in Paediatric Nephrology||MD/DNB in Paediatrics preferably with 2 years of post-PG professional experience.|
|Fellowship in Paediatric Intensive Care|
|Fellowship in Dermato-Surgery||MD/DVD/DNB in dermatology preferably with 2 years post PG professional experience|
|Fellowship in Perinatal Medicine|
Selection is based on the eligibility criteria and interview as per RGUHS norms. The following documents must be submitted at the time of admission:
St. Johns Medical College offers a Ph.D. in the following programs:
|Ph.D.||Anatomy||M.D/M.S/M.Ch. in a relevant field.|
Admission will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the written exam conducted by the institute.
The application process is available online, the candidates can register for the courses via the institute’s official website.
St. John’s Medical College accepts applications from eligible candidates for admission to MBBS and MD/MS programs as per norms set by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
Accordingly, candidates must appear for the NEET (National Entrance cum Eligibility Test UG) for MBBS admissions and Karnataka PGET for admission to the MD/MS courses.
Candidates scoring above the prescribed NEET/PGET cutoff must register with the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) for counseling purposes.
|B.Sc. (MLT, MIT, RDT, PT)||INR. 700/-|
|B.Sc. (Nursing)||INR. 700/-|
|M.Sc. (Nursing)||INR. 800/-|
|Fellowship||INR. 100/- (In-person)|
|INR. 120/- (Demand Draft)|
|Category||Number of Seats|
|All India General Open Merit||10|
|Institutional Staff Quota (Karnataka)||10|
|Roman Catholic Christian Religious Sisters (Nuns)||20|
|Roman Catholic Christian Tribals||10|
|Roman Catholic Christians of Scheduled Caste Communities||10|
|Native (Local) North Indian Roman Catholic Christians||10|
|Roman Catholic Christians of Karnataka State||10|
|Roman Catholic Christians All India Open Merit||60|
|Karnataka Open Merit||10|
Ques. Is there any age limit prescribed for candidates seeking admission to the MBBS program?
Ques. Does the college offer Hostel facilities?
Ques. What all documents must be submitted at the time of admission to the M.D. (General Medicine) program?
If a candidate secures admission, all the original certificates must be deposited in the college until the completion of the course.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College