Medical Colleges in Bihar consists of government as well as private institutions.

The Colleges in Bihar are 11 institutions. 7 Colleges from the list are state-owned and 4 are private-run trusts. There is 1 institution that is having Deemed University status from the list of 7 colleges which are state-owned.

The list consists of the medical colleges in Bihar are government-owned, by private trusts-owned and one deemed university.

Below we have the list of Medical Colleges in Bihar with details of the number of MBBS and PG seats available to the aspirants for admission.

List of Medical Colleges in Bihar

Medical Institutions located across the state are 11 (eleven).  The list shows 3 Institutions in Patna and the remaining are at Gaya, Lehriasarai, Bhagalpur, Katihar, Saharsa, Kishanganj, Sasaram and Muzzafarpur.





S. No.

Name of  Institution

Location

Established

MBBS Seats

PG Seats

1A N Magadh Medical CollegeGaya

1970

50

4

2Darbanga Medical CollegeLehriasarai

1946

90

105

3Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical SciencesSheikhpura Patna

2011

100

9

4Jawaharlal Nehru Medical CollegeBhagalpur

1971

50

5

5Katihar Medical CollegeKatihar

1987

100

41

6Lord Buddha Koshi Medical College and HospitalSaharsa

2012

100

 
7Mata Gujri Memorial Medical CollegeKishanganj

1990

60

61

8Nalanda Medical CollegePatna

1970

100

41

9Narayan Medical College & HospitalSasaram

2008

100

 
10Patna Medical CollegePatna

1925

100

173

11Shri Krishna Medical CollegeMuzzafarpur

1970

50

 
    

900

439

Medical Colleges in Bihar Affiliated to Universities as under:

The Institutions affiliated to the universities of Bihar are

  • 3  to B.N. Mandal University
  • 2  to Magadh University
  • 1  to LN Mithila University
  • 1  to Tilkamanshi Bhagalpur University
  • 1  to Patna University
  • 1  to Dr B R Ambedkar University
  • 1  to Veer Kunwar Singh University
  • One institution is Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences – Deemed University

“The numbers of seats available every year at these Medical Colleges in Bihar for admission in UG (MBBS) are 2850 and PG (MD / MS / PG Diploma) are 996.”

Directorate Medical Education conducts the process of admission to MBBS, PG Degree and Diploma Courses into the Government / Private Medical Colleges in Bihar.

Medical Colleges in Bihar

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Recognized by MCI – The MBBS / PG degree awarded by B.N. Mandal University, Magadh University, LN Mithila University, Tilkamanshi Bhagalpur University,  Patna University,  Dr B R Ambedkar University,  Veer Kunwar Singh University and Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences  – Deemed University recognized by MCI, a statutory body, established by the India Medical Council Act responsible for establishing and maintaining uniform standard of medical education and recognition of medical qualification of India & abroad.

Common Entrance Test for Bihar Students & for Non-Bihar Students

Seats in the medical colleges in Bihar are allotted on the basis of Common Entrance Test – Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE) for Bihar local students of 12th Class & Intermediate & PGMAT (Post Graduate Medical Admission Test).

The process of entrance & admission is conducted by BCECEB (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board), Bihar.

For Non-Bihar students a common entrance test is conducted by Private Medical Colleges Association, Bihar.

Then we have the Deemed University which conducts its own entrance test and have autonomous rules for admitting students.