101 DM seats in Kerala Colleges available for 42 of various DM specializations to choose from.


Affiliated universities are

  • Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University (Deemed), Coimbatore
  • Statutory Autonomous, Kerala
  • Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur
  • Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala
  • Calicut University

Previous affiliations with universities

  • DM – Cardiology in Government Medical College, Kottayam was recognized previously under Mahatma Gandhi University
  • DM – Cardiology in Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut was recognized from previously under Calicut University.
  • DM – Cardiology in Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram was recognized previously under Kerala University.
  • DM – Gastroenterology in Government Medical College Kozhikode Calicut was Recognized Previously under Calicut University.
  • DM – Gastroenterology in Medical College Thiruvananthapuram was Recognized Previously under Kerala University.
  • DM – Nephrology in Government Medical College Kozhikode Calicut was Recognized Previously under Calicut University.
  • DM – Nephrology in Medical College Thiruvananthapuram was Recognized Previously under Kerala University.
  • DM – Neurology in Government Medical College Kottayam  was Recognized Previously under Mahatma Gandhi University.

Also Read: Medical Colleges in Kerala

DM seats in Kerala Colleges
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The information will help you to take DM admission in Kerala Colleges in a recognized seat instead of a permitted seat.

Recognition status of DM seats in Kerala Colleges

Details below are in the order of DM Specialization, number of DM seats available and Recognition status.


DM – Cardiac-Anaes

DM – Cardiac-Anaes.  Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Recognized for 02 DM Seats from 2015

DM – Cardiac-Anaes.  Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapura

0          Recognized

DM – Cardiology

DM – Cardiology        Academy of Medical Sceiences,Pariyaram, Kannur

1          Recognized for 1 seat from 2015.

DM – Cardiology        Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur

2          Recognized from 2016.

DM – Cardiology        Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

5          Recognized for 4 DM Seats from August, 2012. Recommended for recognition for increase of DM Seats from 4 to 5.

DM – Cardiology        Government Medical College, Kottayam

4          Recognized for 2 DM Seats from 2013. Recognized for 2 to 4 DM Seats from 2013

DM – Cardiology        Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

6          Recognized from 2013.

DM – Cardiology        Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur

1          Permitted from 2013-14.

DM – Cardiology        Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

8          Recognized for 2 DM Seats from 2013. Recognized for increase of DM Seats from 2 to 8.

DM – Cardiology        Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla

1          Permitted from 2013-14.

DM – Cardiology        Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapura

4          Recognized

DM – Cardiology        T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)

3          Recognized from 2015. Permitted for increase DM Seats from 2 to 3 from academic year 2017-18.

DM – Endocrinology

DM – Endocrinology   Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

3          Recognized for 1 seat from August, 2012. Recognized for increase of DM Seats from 1 to 2 from, 2014. DM Seats increased from 2 to 3 from 2015-16.

DM – Endocrinology   Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

2          Permitted for 2016-17. The permission is conditional

DM – Gastroenterology

DM – Gastroenterology           Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Recognized for 1 DM Seats from August, 2012. Recognized for increase of DM Seats from 1 to 2.

DM – Gastroenterology           Government Medical College, Kottayam

1          Permitted from 2012-13 .

DM – Gastroenterology           Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

4          Recognized for 01 seat from 2013. Recognize for increase of DM Seats from 1 to 4.

DM – Gastroenterology           Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

6          Recognized for 2 DM Seats from 2013. Permitted for increase of DM Seats from 2 to 6.

DM – Neonatology

DM – Neonatology      Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, Kolenchery

2          Recognized from 2016.

DM – Nephrology

DM – Nephrology       Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

3          Recognized for 2 DM Seats from August, 2012. Recognized for increase of DM Seats from 2 to 3.

DM – Nephrology       Government Medical College, Kottayam

0          Recognized from January1998

DM – Nephrology       Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

2          Recognized for 01 seat from 2013.  DM Seats increased from 1 to 2

DM – Nephrology       Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

3          Recognized from 2013.

DM – Nephrology       T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)

2          Permitted for 2016-17. The Permission is conditional

DM – Neuro Anaesthesia

DM – Neuro Anaesthesia        Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapura

0          Recognized

DM – Neuro Radiology

DM – Neuro Radiology           Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapura

0          Recognized

DM – Neurology         Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Recognized for 1 seat from August, 2012. Recognized for increase of DM Seats from 1 to 2.

DM – Neurology

DM – Neurology         Government Medical College, Kottayam

1          Recognized from 2013.

DM – Neurology         Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

2          Recognized for 1 DM Seats from 1999. DM Seats increased from 1 to 2 from 2014-15.

DM – Neurology         Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur

2          Recognized from 2016.

DM – Neurology         M E S Medical College , Perintalmanna Malappuram Distt.Kerala

1          Permitted from 2015-16.

DM – Neurology         Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

5          Recognized from 2013.

DM – Neurology         Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla

1          Permitted from 2013-14.

DM – Neurology         Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapura

4          Recognized

DM – Neurology         T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)

2          Recognized from 2015

DM – Oncology

DM – Oncology           Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Recognized from 2014. DM Seats increased from 1 to 2 from 2016-17.

DM – Oncology           Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvanthapuram

3          Recognized for 2 DM Seats from 2014. DM Seats increased from 2 to 3  from 2013-14.

DM – Paediatric Oncology

DM – Paediatric Oncology      Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvanthapuram

2          Recognized from 2015.

DM – Pediatrics Cardiology

DM – Pediatrics Cardiology    Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Recognized for 1 seat from 2014. Seat increased from 1 to 2.

DM – Pulmonary Medicine

DM – Pulmonary Medicine     Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Permitted

DM – Pulmonary Medicine     Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

1          Recognized from 2014

DM – Rheumatology

DM – Rheumatology   Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

2          Permitted for 2016-17. The permission is conditional

Source: MCI

Also Read:  MCI Recognized Seat Mandatory for DM / MCh Super Speciality Courses

Note: The MD or MS doctors must guide themselves for admission only in the recognized DM Seats in Kerala Colleges.