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Kasturba Medical College, Manipal (KMC)

Kasturba Medical College was founded in 1953 in Manipal on a barren land which has now been transformed into a lush green campus with all the necessary facilities. It is the first private medical school in India which works on a self-financing administration. The college strives to provide excellent medical education and attracts students from India and all around the globe. Students from more than 30 countries graduate from this university every year. 

KMC includes an excellent learning atmosphere with world class infrastructure and an amazing teaching staff to help students hone their skills and become exceptional healthcare specialists. KMC is accredited by the Medical Council of India, the General Medical Council of the United Kingdom, the Medical Council of Malaysia and by the Medical Council of Australia. The Institute has close academic ties with prestigious national and international universities. 

The vision of Kasturba Medical College is to provide global management in human resource development, brilliance in education and healthcare. The institute aims at producing proficient doctors, with values of compassion and care through excellence in patient education and care and medical research. The entire management team, faculty, and support staff with the best infrastructure available work toward the same goal.

Kasturba Medical College Highlights

Name of the Institute

Kasturba Medical College


Manipal, India

Institute Type

Private Institution

Accredited to


Approved by

University Grants Commission as Deemed to be University

Application Mode

Online and Offline

Entrance Exam


Courses available

MBBS, BDS, MD, DM, M.Ch, M.Phil, MS, B.Sc, M.Sc. Ph.D

Facilities Available

Hostel, Sports complex, Online Library, Museums, Mess, State of the art Labs, Lecture rooms, OPD, etc.


Applicants who have passed the Higher Secondary examination with more than 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology are eligible for admission, whereby the selection is strictly based on their performance in NEET. For the postgraduate and doctoral programs, candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised board or University.


Kasturba Medical College Admissions

The eligible candidates can apply for admission through the website of the institute or by visiting the campus. The applicant needs to submit the required documents supporting the data provided by them for the purpose of verification. Fee payment must be done by the candidate in order to get admission.

Kasturba Medical College Facilities

  • The library of the institute is capable of accommodating more than 1000 students at one time. It has its own custom software facilitating digital learning and smooth management of the library.
  • Hostels are available within the college campus.
  • Several sports activities are available for the recreation of the students. 
  • The campus is equipped with WiFi internet facilities. 
  • The state of the art laboratories ensure excellent learning opportunities. 


Courses Offered

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5.5 Years(Full time)