1 Nov 2012
Government Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh
Government Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh.
The Government Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh are oldest and prestigious institutions of India. There are 14 government medical colleges in Andhra Pradesh affiliated to Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada. The university conducts common entrance test every year for the medical institutions and the seats are allotted by merit and centralised counselling.
There are 1900 MBBS seats and 1180 PG seats available for admission in the government medical colleges in Andhra Pradesh. The students after passing out of these 14 government medical colleges in Andhra Pradesh are awarded degrees that are recognized by Medical Council of India.
- Andhra Pradesh students are not eligible for applying for government quota seats in other states of India.
- The students can either join a government seat in Andhra Pradesh or can apply for central government affiliated colleges like AIIMS, JIPMER or AFMC.
List of Government Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh
|S.No||Name of the Colleges||Location||Year||MBBS Seats||PG Seats|
|1||Andhra Medical College||Visakhapatnam||1923||150||192|
|2||Gandhi Medical College||Hyderabad||1954||150||136|
|3||Government Medical College||Anantapur||2000||100||*|
|4||Guntur Medical College||Guntur||1946||150||94|
|5||Kakatiya Medical College||Warangal||1959||150||109|
|6||Kurnool Medical College||Kurnool||1957||150||88|
|7||Osmania Medical College||Hyderabad||1946||200||314|
|8||Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences||Adilabad||2008||100||*|
|9||Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences||Kadapa||2006||150||*|
|10||Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences||Srikakulam||2008||100||*|
|11||Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences||Ongole||2011||100||*|
|12||Rangaraya Medical College||Kakinada||1958||150||109|
|13||S V Medical College||Tirupati||1960||150||82|
|14||Siddhartha Medical College||Vijayawada||1980||100||56|
|* Denotes No Seats.|
EAMCET for MBBS Course
- EAMCET is an Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad on behalf of APSCHE (Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education).
- This examination is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS Course offered in the 14 Government Medical Institutions & government quota seats in Private colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh for the eligible students.
Common Entrance Test for PG Courses
Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada conducts a common entrance for admission to Post Graduate Medical Degree and Diploma Courses into the Government Medical Colleges & government quota seats in Private colleges of Andhra Pradesh for the MBBS graduates.
EAMCET – Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test
APSCHE – Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education