Government Medical Colleges in Karnataka.
There are 18 government medical colleges in Karnataka. All of these medical colleges are affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. A common entrance test is conducted every year and the seats are allotted by merit and centralized counseling.
“There are 1250 MBBS seats and 787 PG seats available for admission in the government medical colleges.”
The students after passing out of these 18 government medical colleges are awarded degrees that are recognized by Medical Council of India. Given below is the list of government-run medical colleges in Karnataka:
List of Government Medical Colleges in Karnataka:
The list of government medical colleges in Karnataka are 18 in number located across the state. The list shows 9 medical colleges in Bangalore, and the remaining 9 located in Belgaum, Bidar, Bellary, Hassan, Hubli, Mandya, Mysore, Raichur & Shimoga.
Name of the Medical College
|Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute||Bangalore|
|Belgaum Institute of Medical Sciences||Belgaum|
|Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences||Bidar|
|Command Airforce Hospital||Bangalore|
|Govt. Medical College||Mysore|
|Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences||Hassan|
|Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health||Bangalore|
|Institute of Aerospace Medicine Indian Air Force||Bangalore|
|Institute of Nephro-Urology||Bangalore|
|Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences||Hubli|
|Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology||Bangalore|
|Mandya Institute of Medical Sciences||Mandya|
|National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences||Bangalore|
|Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences||Raichur|
|Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences||Shimoga|
|Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology||Bangalore|
|Vijaynagar Institute of Medical Sciences||Bellary|
KCET for MBBS / PG Courses
The Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) is conducted for the purpose of determining the eligibility / merit, for admission of Karnataka local candidates to full-time courses of UG / PG in medical colleges within the State of Karnataka.
“Only Karnataka locals are eligible for selection of Government seats in 49 Government, Aided, Private Un-aided Minority / Non-minority medical colleges through KEA.”
The KCET entrance examination is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS / PG Courses offered in the 49 Government / Private medical colleges in the state of Karnataka for the eligible students.
KCET – Karnataka Common Entrance Test
KEA – Karnataka Examination Authority