Government Medical Colleges in Kerala.
There are 6 government Medical Colleges in Kerala, 5 institutions from the list affiliated to Kerala University of Health and Applied Sciences, and one from the list affiliated to Kerala University. Directorate Medical Education allots seats to the local students of Kerala based on the marks obtained in the Board Examinations of Kerala every year by merit and centralized counseling. Government conducts entrance through CEE and seats given on the ranks obtained in KEAM.
“There are 900 MBBS seats and 668 PG seats available for admission in the Government Medical Colleges in Kerala.”
The students after passing out of these 6 Government Medical Colleges in Kerala awarded degrees that are recognized by Medical Council of India.
List of Government Medical Colleges in Kerala:
The government Medical Colleges are 6 in number located across the state. The list shows 2 Medical Colleges in Thiruvananthapuram and remaining are at Alleppey, Calicut, Kottayam & Thrissur.
Name of Medical Institution
|Government Medical College||Kottayam|
|Govt. Medical College||Kozhikode, Calicut|
|Govt. Medical College||Thrissur|
|Regional Cancer Centre||Thiruvananthapuram|
|T D Medical College||Alleppey (Allappuzha)|
CEE (Commissioner for Entrance Exams) for MBBS / PG Courses
Commissioner for Entrance Exams on behalf of the Government of Kerala conducts the selection process for determining the eligibility / merit, for admission of Kerala local candidates to full-time courses of UG / PG in Medical Colleges in Kerala affiliated to Calicut University, Kerala University of Health Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University and Kerala University.
“Only Kerala locals are eligible for selection of Government seats in Government, Aided, Private Un-aided Minority / Non-minority institutions through CEE.”
Ranks obtained in the KEAM is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS / PG courses offered in the Government / Private Medical Colleges in the state of Kerala for the eligible students.
CEE – Commissioner for Entrance Exams
KEAM – Kerala Engineering Agriculture Medical Entrance Examination