B J Medical College, Ahmedabad is government medical institution founded in the year 1946 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Oldest in Gujarat and affiliated to Gujarat University.

The UG course of MBBS has 250 seats available for admissions. The PG courses are in Diploma, MD, MS, DM and MCh and the total seats available for admission are 382.  The UG and PG medical courses are recognized by Medical Council of India.

World Recognition – B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, has received the prestigious recognition from World Health Organisation for the innovation of integrated teaching & training programmes for child health services & universal  immunizations.

Origin of College: The year 1871 saw the birth of Ahmedabad Medical School training hospital assistants. Year 1897 the medical school was renamed as B J Medical School named after Sir Byramjee Jeejeebhoy. In 1917 the medical school got affiliation from College of Physicians & Surgeons of Bombay followed by  affiliation to Bombay University in 1946, the institution now being called B J Medical College. Finally in the year 1951 the Medical College got its affiliation from Gujarat University.

Admission in MBBS Course – For getting admission into MBBS course in B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, the students have to qualify Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) – conducted by the Gujarat Board for admissions to the professional courses.  The selection of the students is done based on the ranks obtained in the GUJCET.


Name of Medical College
B J Medical College, Ahmedabad

Affiliated University
Gujarat University


Year of Establishment

MBBS Seats

MBBS Fees Per Year
Rs. 6,000

PG Seats

B J Medical College, Ahmedabad
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Brief details about B J Medical College, Ahmedabad – The brief details of the medical college are given below for the aspirants looking for admission in the B J Medical College, Ahmedabad. The details include contact details, facilities, year of establishment, recognition, accreditation, etc.

College Name
B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Government of Gujarat

Affiliated to
Gujarat University

Medical Council of India & World Health Organization

In 1946

Civil Hospital Compound, Asarva
Ahmedabad – 380 016, Gujarat.

+91 – 79 – 22681024, 22680074, 22683721

+91 – 79 – 22683067



+91- 9426356124

150 Seats. Admission based on GUJCET.

382 Seats. PG Courses started from 1956.

Established 1946. B.J. Medical College Library. 41,000 books & journals, 3434 dissertations, 2032 reports, annual subscription of 236 journals. Linked with National Medical Library.

Allied Institutions
M & J Institute of Ophthalmology, M. P. Shah Cancer Research Institute, TB Demonstration and Training Centre, Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre & U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology

Other Institutions
Govt. Dental College and Hospital, College of Nursing, Regional Family Planning Centre, Govt. Physiotherapy College and the Voluntary Blood Bank

PG Specializations at B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

PG Specializations of 40 different courses for 382 seats are available in B J Medical College, Ahmedabad. Admissions are based on the competitive entrance examination conducted by Gujarat University.PG Specializations at B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Admission in PG Course – For getting admission into PG Diploma, MD and MS courses (other than DM / MCh) in B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, the MBBS graduates have to qualify Post Graduate Entrance Test conducted by the Gujarat University. The selection of the students is done based on the ranks obtained in the Post Graduate Entrance Examination. Admission into DM / MCh Courses has different selection process.

PG Specialization Course Name PG Seats

  • Diploma in Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy –
    Diploma in Anesthesia (DA) 12
    Diploma in Child Health (DCH) –
    Diploma in Clinical Pathology (DCP) 12
    Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology (DGO) 12
    Diploma in Ophthalmology (DOMS) 12
    Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology (DLO) 10
    Diploma in Psychological Medicine (DPM) 6
    Diploma in Public Health 3
    Diploma in Radio-Diagnosis (DMRD) 12
    Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases (DTCD) 12
    DM – Cardiology 7
    DM – Nephrology 4
    M.Ch – Neuro Surgery 4
    M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery 3
    M.Ch – Plastic Surgery 4
    M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery 4
    MD – Emergency Medicine 2
    MD – Anaesthesiology 44
    MD – Bio-Chemistry 3
    MD – Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy 6
    MD – Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology 5
    MD – General Medicine 28
    MD – Immuno Haematology & Blood Transfusion 2
    MD – Microbiology 9
    MD – Paediatrics 11
    MD – Pathology 23
    MD – Pharmacology 8
    MD – Physiology 10
    MD – Psychiatry 3
    MD – Radio Diagnosis/Radiology 13
    MD – Radiotherapy 4
    MD – Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine 10
    MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine 4
    MD/MS – Anatomy 8
    MD/MS – Obstetrics & Gynaecology 18
    MD/MS – Ophthalmology 12
    MS – ENT 5
    MS – General Surgery 24
    MS – Orthopaedics 13