Government Medical College Ernakulam, formerly known as Cochin Medical College was established in the year 1999 by the Co-operative Academy of Professional Education which comes under the Ministry of Cooperation, Government of Kerala. The college offers 2 different UG courses i.e. MBBS, B.Sc Nursing, one diploma course- Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Course and 5 PG courses like MD psychiatry, MD pathology, MD General Medicine, MD Paediatrics and MD microbiology. The total intake capacity in these courses combined is 211. The college is registered under Kerala University of Health Sciences. The admission to the MBBS course is done through the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).
|Established | Institute Type||1999 | Public|
|Approved by||Medical Council of India|
|Set by||Government of Kerala|
|Courses Offered||2 UG Courses, 5 PG courses and one Diploma course.|
|Admission Criteria||Merit-based & Entrance Test|
|Campus Area||60 Acres|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Laboratory, Hospital, Gym etc.|
The institute offers 8 different courses to the students. We have mentioned more details about the same in a tabulated manner below.
|Course||Specialization||Eligibility||Total Fees per year|
|Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)||-||Passed 10+2 examination from a recognized board.||INR 32,410|
|Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Nursing||-||Passed 10+2 examination from a recognized board with 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, Botany, and English put together.||INR 18,500|
|Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Course||-||Passed 10+2 examination from a recognized board.||INR 4,000|
|Doctor of Medicine||General Medicine||Graduate in an MBBS degree||INR 77,280|
The students who want to take admission in this college must register for the accepted entrance exam for the corresponding course. Below are more details on the admission process.
There are various programs by the central government and state government for meritorious students.
Students on the campus are entitled to various facilities so that they can enhance their skills and also enjoy their leisure time.
Ques. What is the student intake for the MD General Medicine course?
Ans. The total intake for the MD General Medicine course is 3.
Ques. What is the length of mandatory internship after GNM, B.Sc Nursing, and MBBS?
Ans. The length of the mandatory internship is 1 year for these three courses.
Ques. What is the mode of the NEET examination?
Ans. The examination is conducted in offline mode till now.
Ques. Do I need to report to the institution to take part in the counseling process?
Ans. No, the whole counseling process is online, students will have to report to an institution at the time of admission only.