Guwahati Medical College & Hospital (GMC) is located at Narakachal Hill with the beautiful surroundings. It was established in 1960 with the sole aim of creating highly qualified medical professionals. It has enjoyed the prominent status for academic pursuits & health care facilities in the country.
- College is affiliated to Gauhati University
- College Degree is recognized by Medical Council of India
- It is a Centre of excellence for medical education and research & well known for providing best patients' health care facilities in North East region of India.
- It offers courses in MBBS & Post graduate (degree & Diploma).
- Admission to the college is through Entrance tests conducted by All India and state level selection bodies.
- It admits around 160 students for MBBS course every year.
- The hospital attached to the college has numerous specialists for the departments of Neurology, Nephrology & Cardiology.
- All modern facilities like Wi-fi, air conditioned rooms & equipment’s are available in the campus.
- State of art library is there along with big auditorium for organizing various events.
- The college has facility for Telemedicine Centre &State Eye Bank.
Departments: The College is well renownedfor offering best education & research in the country. It has best qualified faculty members from all over the country & has Centre of Excellence in departments such as:
- Cultural Activities
- Tree Plantation Drives
Hostel: Presently, the college has 6 hostels with the capacity of accommodating 740 students. It includes
- 4 Boys Hostel
- 2 Girls Hostel
All the six hostels are well furnished with modern facilities like 24 hours internet connection, sports rooms (Indoor & Outdoor), Fresh hygienic food, messes & Gym.
Library: The Library in college was started up in 1961 withthe unique variety of old 'International Periodicals'. Library has Photostat facility along with internet connection in all computers. Besides these, there are different Libraries for various departments. Presently there are
- 17451 Journals (Back Volumes)
- 4 Current Indian Journals
Sports: Along with hostel facilities, the college has provided the sports facility such as
- Playground for outdoor games like cricket, basketball & volleyball
- Sports room in hostel for indoor games like carom, table tennis & chess.
- SYNCHYSIS- It is Inter college cultural fest
- Saraswati Puja
Ranking: It has been ranked 23rd by India today in 2013.