Medical Colleges in Puducherry. 9 Institutions. 2 Government. 7 Private.
There are 9 colleges in Puducherry. 2 are state-owned and 7 are run by private trusts.
There are 4 colleges that are having Deemed University status from the list, 7 colleges are managed by private trusts.
Among the 2 government colleges list 1 college autonomous under Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
And in 7 private-trusts managed colleges list there is one such college that offers only MBBS and no PG.
“The list below consists of the medical colleges in Puducherry owned by government, run by private trusts & having deemed status.”
Further below in the later paragraphs, we have presented list of institutions with details of the number of MBBS and PG seats available to the aspirants for admission.
To start with, we have given below the list of the colleges:
List of Medical Colleges in Puducherry
All 9 colleges all in Puducherry. The lists of institutions have been given below for your perusal:
Name of Institution
|1||Aarupadai Veedu Medical college||Vinayaka Missions University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||1999||100||37|
|2||Indira Gandhi Medical college & Research Institute||Pondicherry University||Govt.||2010||150||–|
|3||Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research||Statutory Autonomous||Govt.||1956||75||70|
|4||Mahatma Gandhi Medical college & Research Institute,||Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||2002||150||92|
|5||Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research||Pondicherry University||Trust||2000||100||48|
|6||Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences||Bharath University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||2006||150||6|
|7||Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical college & Hospital||Pondicherry University||Trust||2006||150||52|
|8||Sri Venkateswaraa Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre||Pondicherry University||Trust||2007||150||18|
|9||Vinayaka Missions Medical College||Vinayaka Missions University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||1997||100||37|
Deemed University Medical Colleges in Puducherry
There are only 3 Deemed University institutions in the list. These Universities are established as Deemed University or to be Deemed University in terms of rules framed under the UGC Act, 1956.
- There are 500 UG & 172 PG seats available for admission in the Deemed University Medical Colleges in Puducherry.
- The Deemed University conducts its own entrance examination. The students are selected on merit and counseling.
The UG course of MBBS and PG courses of MD / MS / PG Diploma are available for admission into medical colleges in Puducherry. Given below is the list of Deemed University institutions:
List of Deemed University Colleges in Puducherry
The institutions are 4 in number. All of the institutions in Puducherry. The medical colleges in Puducherry have been listed below for your knowledge:
Name of Institution
|1||Aarupadai Veedu Medical College||Vinayaka Missions University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||1999||100||37|
|2||Mahatma Gandhi Medical college & Research Institute||Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Pondicherry (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||2002||150||92|
|3||Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences||Bharath University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||2006||150||6|
|4||Vinayaka Missions Medical College||Vinayaka Missions University (Deemed Univ.)||Trust||1997||100||37|
Medical Colleges in Puducherry affiliated to Universities in Puducherry are as under:
4 institutions to Pondicherry University, 2 Deemed institutions to Vinayaka Missions University, 1 Deemed institution to Bharath University, 1 Deemed institution to Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth & One institution is JIPMER which is Autonomous
“The numbers of seats available every year at these medical colleges for admission in UG (MBBS) are 1125 and PG (MD / MS / PG Diploma) are 360.”
CENTAC, JIPMER, CETPPMC & Deemed Universities conduct the process of admission to MBBS, PG Degree and Diploma Courses in the Government / Private medical colleges in Puducherry.
Recognized by MCI
The MBBS / PG degree awarded by Pondicherry University, Vinayaka Missions University, Bharath University, Chennai, (JIPMER) Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry & Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University are recognized by MCI.
MCI is 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 Non-Local Students of Puducherry
- For Non-Local students a common entrance test by private medical colleges in Puducherry is conducted by CETPPMC (Pondicherry Linguistic & Religious Minority Medical and Dental Colleges Welfare Association).
- Deemed Universities which conducts its own entrance test and have autonomous rules.
Ranks obtained in the JIPMER & Deemed Universities is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS offered in the medical colleges in Puducherry for the eligible students. Later eligible MBBS graduates for PG Courses.
Deemed Universities for MBBS / PG Courses in Puducherry
The Deemed Universities Institutions of Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Vinayaka Missions Medical College & Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences – have their own entrance test.
Students from all India are eligible for appear for the entrance test conducted at various important centers in India.
This Deemed university status medical colleges in Puducherry give opportunity to the admission aspirants for MBBS / PG from India.
Local Students, Non-Local students and students, who are not eligible to be considered in the Local quota, can appear for the Deemed University conducted examination. The Deemed Universities entrance examination is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS / PG Courses offered in Deemed medical colleges in Puducherry for the students who are from non-Local states and for students who are not eligible for CENTAC.