Medical Colleges in Kerala are 24 in number.
6 Medical Colleges from the list are state-owned and 18 are run by private trusts. There is 1 medical institution that is having Deemed University status from the list of 24 medical institutions are managed by private trusts.
Medical Colleges in Kerala are government & privates institutions give admissions based on KEAM, KPMCMA, Amrita School of Medicine entrance examinations.
Among the 6 government Medical Colleges in Kerala only 1 is offering PG Courses and no MBBS Course. And in 18 private-trusts managed Medical Colleges in Kerala no such medical institution that offers only PG.
“The list below would brief you about Medical Colleges in Kerala that are government, private trusts, one deemed university and one that offers only PG Courses.”
Later we will update articles that will present the government, private, deemed and exclusively only PG Courses offered list of Medical Colleges in Kerala with details of the number of MBBS and PG seats available for admission.
List of Medical Colleges in Kerala
The list shows 3 Medical Insitutions in Calicut, 3 in Thrissur, 3 in Thiruvananthapuram, 2 in Kannur, 2 in Kochi, 2 in Kollam, 2 in Trivandrum, and the remaining are in Alleypey, Ernakulam, Pallakad, Kottayam, Kolenchery, Malappuram and Tiruvalla.
Name of Medical Institution
|1||Academy of Medical Sciences||Pariyaram, Kannur|
|2||Amala Institute of Medical Sciences||Thrissur|
|3||Amrita School of Medicine||Elamkara, Kochi|
|4||Azeezia Instt of Medical Science||Meeyannoor, Kollam|
|5||Co-operative Medical College||Kochi|
|6||Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College Karakonam||Thiruvananthapuram|
|7||Government Medical College||Kottayam|
|8||Govt. Medical College||Kozhikode, Calicut|
|9||Govt. Medical College||Thrissur|
|10||Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute||Thrissur|
|11||Kannur Medical College||Kannur|
|12||Karuna Medical College||Palakkad|
|13||KMCT Medical College||Kozhikode, Calicut|
|14||M E S Medical College Perintalmanna||Malappuram Distt.|
|15||Malabar Medical College||Kozhikode, Calicut|
|16||Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College||Kolenchery|
|18||Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre||Tiruvalla|
|19||Regional Cancer Centre||Thiruvananthapuram|
|20||Sree Narayana Instt. of Medical Sciences||Chalakka, Ernakulam|
|21||Sree Uthradom Thiurnal Academy of Medical Sciences||Trivandrum|
|22||Sri Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation||Trivandrum|
|23||T D Medical College||Alleppey (Allappuzha)|
|24||Travancore Medical College||Kollam|
Medical Colleges in Kerala affiliated to Universities of Kerala
- 3 medical colleges to Calicut University
- 1 medical institution to Mahatma Gandhi University
- 4 medical colleges to Kerala University
- 15 medical colleges to Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur
- One medical institution is Amrita School of Medicine – Deemed University
The numbers of seats available every year in these Medical Colleges for admission in UG (MBBS) are 2850 and PG (MD / MS / PG Diploma) are 996.
Directorate Medical Education Kerala conducts the process of admission to MBBS, PG Medical Degree and Diploma Courses in the Government / Private Medical Colleges in Kerala.
Recognized by Medical Council of India – The MBBS / PG degree awarded by Calicut University, Kerala University, Kerala University of Health Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University & Amrita School of Medicine – Deemed University recognized by Medical Council of India, a statutory body.
Common Entrance Test for Kerala Local Students & for Non-Local Kerala Students – Seats allotted on the basis of Common Entrance Test –KEAM (Kerala Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Examination for Kerala local students of 12th Class & Intermediate. The process of entrance & admission conducted by Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Kerala. For Non-Local Kerala students a common entrance test conducted by KPMCMA (Kerala Private Medical College Management Association). The Deemed University conducts its own entrance test with autonomous rules for admitting students.