Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh are 39 in number. 14 medical colleges are run by government, 23 medical colleges are run by private trusts, and the remaining 2 medical colleges, were established as a university under the Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. These 2 medical colleges have only PG courses and no MBBS seats.
Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences
Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Hyderabad, is a University established under the Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. The university has been included in the list of Universities maintained by the Commission Under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956, eligible to receive Central Assistance in terms of rules framed under section 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956.