The 2150 MBBS seats in Private Medical Colleges of Kerala available in this literate state of India for medical aspirants are less compared to other states of India.


Hope the Kerala government approaches the central health ministry with a request to add more.

There are 24 Private Medical Colleges in Kerala.

And the affiliated universities are Kerala University of Health Sciences Thrissur, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University (Deemed), Calicut University, and Mahatma Gandhi University Kerala.

Also Read: Private Medical Colleges in Kerala

MBBS seats in Private Medical Colleges of Kerala
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Below are details of the recognized status of the MBBS seats in the private medical colleges of Kerala updated by Medical Council of India.


The information is useful to the 10 plus 2 and 12th passed candidates with Biology, Physics and Chemistry subjects looking forward to take admission for pursuing MBBS course in Kerala Private Medical Colleges.

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MBBS Seats in Private Medical Colleges of Kerala

The eligible NEET qualified MBBS aspirants looking for knowing the recognized or permitted status of MBBS seats in Private Kerala Medical Colleges; would find the complete details below.

The information will help you to take MBBS admission in Private Medical Colleges of Kerala in a recognized seat instead of a permitted seat.

Details below are in the order of Name of the institution, number of MBBS seats available and Recognition status.

Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur

  • 100
  • Recognized

Al-Azhar Medical College and Super Speciality Hospital, Thodupuzha

  • 0
  • Not permitted for renewal of permission in the academic year 2017-18.

Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur

  • 100
  • Recognized

Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

  • 100
  • Recognized from Mar 07

Azeezia Instt of Medical Science, Meeyannoor, Kollam

  • 100
  • Recognized from May, 2013

Believers Church Medical College Hospital, Thiruvalla, Kerala

  • 100
  • Permitted for renewal of permission for 2017-18.

DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences, Wayanad, Kerala

  • 0
  • Not permitted for renewal of permission for academic session 2017-18.

Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College, Karakonam, Thiruvananthapuram

  • 150
  • Recognized for 100 seats fromApr2008. Permitted for renewal of permission to increase MBBS seats from 100 to 150 for 2017-18.

Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur

  • 100
  • Recognized

Kannur Medical College, Kannur

  • 100
  • Recognized for 100 seats from July 2011 Not Permitted for renewal of permission to increase MBBS seats from 100 to 150 for 2017-18.

Karuna Medical College, Palakkad

  • 100
  • Recognized from October 2011.

Kerala Medical College, Mangode, Palakkad

  • 0
  • College Debarred from admission for two academic years of 2017-18 and 2018-19.

KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

  • 150
  • Recognized for 100 seats from Aug 2013. Permitted for renewal of permission to increase MBBS seats from 100 to 150 for 2017-18.

M E S Medical College, Perintalmanna Malappuram Distt. Kerala

  • 100
  • Recognized

Malabar Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

  • 150
  • Recognized from April 2015.

Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, Kolenchery

  • 100
  • Recognized from Jan2008.

Mount Zion Medical College, Chayalode, Ezhamkulam Adoor, Pathanamthitta

  • 0
  • Not permitted for renewal of permission for 2017-18.

P K Das Institute of Medical Sciences, Palakkad, Kerala

  • 150
  • Permitted for renewal of permission for 2017-18.

Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla

  • 100
  • Recognized

S.R. Medical College & Research Centre, Akathumjuri, Vennicode, Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram

  • 0
  • College Debarred from admission for two academic years of 2017-18 and 2018-19.

Sree Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation, Trivandrum

  • 150
  • Recognized for 50 seats. Recognized to increase MBBS seats from 50 to 150 from April, 2016.

Sree Narayana Instt. of Medical Sciences, Chalakka, Ernakulam

  • 100
  • Recognized from September, 2014

Sree Uthradom Thiurnal Academy of Medical Sciences, Trivandrum

  • 100
  • Recognized fromAugust, 2011.

Travancore Medical College, Kollam

  • 100
  • Recognized from May, 2014

Source: MCI

Note:  You will find all of the MBBS seats in Private Medical Colleges of Kerala to be approved by Medical Council of India. However, you have to see whether they are having MCI recognition.