122 MCh seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges available for admission as per the MCI sanctioned intake.

52 of various MCh specializations exist to choose in Karnataka colleges for the MD or MS NEET SS qualified candidates.



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MCH seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges
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Below are details of the recognized status of the MCh seats in the private as well as government medical colleges of Karnataka updated by Medical Council of India.

The information is useful to the MD or MS post graduates looking forward to take admission for pursuing MCh courses in Karnataka Medical Colleges.

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MCh Seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges for various specializations

The MD or MS post graduates looking for knowing the recognized or permitted status of the different specialization MCh seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges ; would find the complete details below.




The information will help you to take MCh admission in Karnataka Medical Colleges in a recognized seat instead of a permitted seat.

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

MCh seats in Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery

M.Ch – Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery       Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

  • KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed), Belgaum
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after July2008. Permission for increase of seats from 1 to 2 u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

M.Ch – Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery       S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted from 2014-15 u/s 10(A).

M.Ch – Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery       Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Cardio Thoracic Surgery  Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Deemed University), Manipal
  • 1
  • Recognized Previously under Manglore Univ. and MAHE Univ.

M.Ch – Cardio Thoracic Surgery  Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 12
  • Recognized previously under Banglore Univ.

MCh seats in Gynaecological Oncology

M.Ch – Gynaecological Oncology               Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2014-15.

M.Ch – Gynaecological Oncology               St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted from 2014-15 u/s 10(A).

MCh seats in Neuro Surgery

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

  • KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed), Belgaum
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Deemed University), Manipal
  • 2
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 1995.

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 2014. Conditional permission for increase of seats from 1 to 2 10(A) for 2016-17 granted by Oversight Committee.

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore

  • National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences (Deemed University), Bangalore
  • 14
  • Recognized for 6 seats. (Previously under Mysore University) (Permitted for increase of seats from 6 to 14 u/s 10A)

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery    Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 2014. Seats increased from 1 to 2 u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

MCh seats in Paediatric Surgery

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 3
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 1987. Recognized for 1 to 3 seats on or after,2013

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 8
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 2014. Seat increased from 1 to 2 from 2014-15. Seats increased from 2 to 4 u/s 10(A) from 2016-17.Permitted for increase seats from 4 to 8 from academic year 2017-18.

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

  • KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed), Belgaum
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2015

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             JJM Medical College, Davangere

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2015-16.

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Deemed University), Manipal
  • 1
  • Recognized (Prev. under MAHE)

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery             St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat on or after April,2004. Recommended for recognition for increase of seats from 1 to 2.

MCh seat in Plastic Surgery

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2015.

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 4
  • Recognized for 2 seats (previously under Bangalore Univ.). Recommended for recognition for increase of seats from 2 to 4.

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

  • KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed), Belgaum
  • 1
  • Recognized

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on after July 2011.

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted from 2014-15 u/s 10(A).

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat. Recognized for increase of seats from 1 to 2.

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery    Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 2014. Recognized for increase of seats from 1 to 2.

M.Ch – Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery   Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 1 seat. seats increase from 1 to 2 u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

MCh seats in Surgical Oncology

M.Ch – Surgical Oncology              Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 8
  • Recognized previously under Banglore Univ.

M.Ch – Surgical Oncology              St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Surgical Oncology              Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized for 2 seats when degree granted on or after 2015.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                A J Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Mangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted from 2014-15 U/S 10(A).

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized previously under Banglore Univ.

MCh seats in Karanataka Medical Colleges for Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Father Mullers Institue of Medical Education and Research, Mangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted from 2014-15 U/S 10(A).

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Institute of Nephro-Urology, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 6
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after July, 2012.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

  • KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed), Belgaum
  • 3
  • Recognized for 1 seat on or after April2005. Prev. under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Recognized for increase of seats from 1 to 2. Seats increased from 2 to 3 u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                JSS Medical College, Mysore

  • JSS University, Mysore
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2015.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2016-17.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Deemed University), Manipal
  • 3
  • Recognized for 1 seat. Recognized for 1 to 2 seats on or after,2014. (Previously under Manglore University, Mysore University and MAHE Univ. ). Recognised for increase of seats from 2 to 3.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 3
  • Recognized for 1 seat when degree granted on or after July, 2011. Recognized for 1 to 2 seats on or after, 2014. Seats increased from 2 to 3 u/s 10(A) from 2016-17.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Rajarajeswari Medical College & Hospital, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                S S Institute of Medical Sciences& Research Centre, Davangere

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Shri B M Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Bijapur

  • BLDE University, Bijapur
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Vijaynagar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bellary

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 4
  • Recognized for 01 seats when degree granted on or after 2010. Recognized for seats increased from 1 to 4 when degree granted on or after July 2014.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Vydehi Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2016.

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery                Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore

  • Yenepoya University (Deemed), Mangalore
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2013-14.

MCh seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges for Vascular Surgery and Head & Neck Surgery

M.Ch – Vascular Surgery                M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 2
  • Recognized when degree granted on or after 2014.

M.Ch. – Head and Neck Surgery Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore

  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • 1
  • Permitted u/s 10(A) from 2016-17.

Source: MCI

Note: Before taking admission, please do read carefully of the recognized status of the various specializations of MCh seats in Karnataka Medical Colleges.