Some best medical colleges in the world are from India. The various courses in medical are offered to the students, both undergraduate as well the postgraduate levels. Maximum of the medical colleges were established by the central and the state governments during the early 50s or 60s. But with the advancement of science and technology, there came more private medical colleges all across the country. All medical colleges come under the Medical Council of India who looks after the standard and the quality of the colleges.
The students who have qualified the Medical JEE entrance examination or NEET are eligible to apply for these medical colleges. The selection process depends on the basis of state or national entrance examinations. After the undergraduate degree, the candidate can apply for the postgraduate degrees.
Once the registration and selection process starts, it is very vital for a student to choose one of the best colleges for their future endeavors.
Here’s a list of top ten medical colleges in India:
1. All India institute of Medical Sciences
City: New Delhi
One of the topmost colleges in India is All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS) which is presently in 1st rank. The government had set up institutes like AIIMS in Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. The study structure, as well as the opportunities, are wide and the ambiance is also very professional.
2. Christian Medical College
This medical college ranks 2nd in India and is one of the best medical institutes in the world. CMC Vellore offers various courses apart from MBBS, MD, etc. A network of private minority run hospital cum research institute was established on 1990. It has brought many achievements for which it is one of the most respected destinations in India and Internationally.
3. Armed Forces Medical College
As the name suggests, the college is managed by the Indian Army. It provides training to dental postgraduates, undergraduates and postgraduates, paramedical staffs and nursing cadets. The student should have the required rank in National Eligibility Entrance Test or NEET to get into Armed Force Medical College.
4. Maulana Azad Medical College
City: New Delhi
MAMC is a government medical college which is under the University of Delhi. It provides teaching programs for the students pursuing graduation as well as post graduation. Apart from being a well-recognized institute, Maulana Azad Medical College has a strength of 1800 beds to cater the population in Delhi. It is one of the most prestigious medical institutes in India.
5. Grant Medical College
This college has a seat for 200 students based on their entrance ranks for the undergraduate courses and 100 students for their post-graduation courses. It is one the former institutions of India famous for teaching Western medicine. It has a wide variety of courses and has a bed strength of 2844. GMC, Mumbai is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences.
6. Lady Hardinge Medical College
City: New Delhi
This is a government college for women established in 1914. In terms of teaching, it has been one of the most prominent institutes having 200 seats for the undergraduates. The hospital and college also have tertiary medical facilities across the city. This college is in the 6th rank among the medical colleges in India. Besides, being a college for women, it serves the male patients as well.
7. King George’s Medical University
It is located in Lucknow, India. The capacity for undergraduates has been raised to 1250 and 450 postgraduate students. The departments have well-equipped instruments apart from esteemed faculties. Anatomy, pathology, cardiology, etc are few well-known departments of this college. The strength of MBBS course is 250 who are selected on the basis of all India basis Entrance exam.
8. Kasturba Medical College
It is affiliated to Mangalore University and one of the topmost colleges in India. The various facilities for students as well as the hospital facilities which is the reason why this medical institute is so famous across the city. The student research forum including the activity club takes active participation at the state level. The diploma and the postgraduate courses offer three years and two years courses respectively.
9. University College of Medical Sciences & GTB Hospital
City: New Delhi
University College of Medical Sciences is affiliated to the University of Delhi. The faculties of the 21 departments present in the institute are one of the well-known in the country. The sports and gym facilities are also well equipped in the campus. The teaching, as well as the learning resources, support all the research and extension programs of the college.
10. Bangalore Medical College
It is run by the state government. The upgradation of the institute started in 2007 with aN aim to upgrade its level to AIIMS. The campus has a total area of 200 acres which includes every facilitY apart from the academic blocks. The career prospects are high in BMC. It is one the best colleges IN Karnataka.
The aspiring students who want to take up medicines after their results of Entrance examination(NEET), here they can choose their colleges by keeping their perspective in mind. The top ten colleges will help to remove the dilemma of the student in a better way.
About the author:
With a degree in Engineering, Shreyaa Banerjee is a content writer by profession. She is a voracious reader apart from writing and blogging along with part-time teaching. She is presently exploring all about the digital education with Byju’s-the Learning App.