Madhya Pradesh, a large state in central India, is well known for its temples at Khajuraho and also for some history. Besides being a nice place to live, the state houses some of the best medical colleges in India. Latest entry being the AIIMS at Bhopal, the quality of medical facilities and medical education is going to increase manifold in the years to come. Here is the list of top 10 medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh along with short details about them and the courses which they offer.
Top Medical Colleges in Madhya Pradesh
Mahatma Gandhi Memorial (MGM) Medical College, Indore
Established in 1948, MGM, Indore is one of the oldest and most prestigious medical colleges in India. 140 seats are available for MBBS degree while Post Graduate, Diploma and Paramedical degrees are also offered by the college.
Gandhi Medical College (GMC), Bhopal
Among the oldest and most prestigious medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh and in India, the courses offered by GMC are recognized by Medical Council of India and State Paramedical Council M.P.
It offers the following courses:
- MS, MD, Diploma courses in different subjects.
- M.Ch. in Paediatric Surgery.
- M.Sc. Medical Biochemistry.
- Paramedical Courses in about ten departments.
Gajra Raja Medical College, Gwalior
Gajra Raja Medical College (or GRMC) was established in 1946 as the first medical college in Madhya Pradesh. It offers MBBS for undergraduates and various specialities in different departments for post-graduate degree.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal
Established in 2012 as one of the 6 new AIIMS, it provides degrees in MBBS and Nursing. PG programmes are yet to start.
Sri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences, Indore
It offers degrees in MBBS, diploma and PG in various specialisations. The college is affiliated to Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidyalaya and recognised by Medical Council of India. 150 students are admitted every year for the MBBS program.
Shyam Shah Medical College, Rewa
Established in 1963, it is amongst the oldest medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh. It offers the following courses, recognised by Medical Council of India:
- MS, MD, Diploma courses in various subjects
- B.Sc. Nursing
- Paramedical courses
L. N. Medical College and Research Centre, Bhopal
It provides undergraduate degree in MBBS and post-graduate in MD/MS.
R. D. Gardi Medical College, Ujjain
The college has an annual intake of 100 undergraduate candidates for MBBS and 50 post-graduate candidates for MD/MS/Diplomas.
The college offers following courses recognised by Medical Council of India:
- MS/MD courses in various subjects
- B.Sc. Nursing
- Physiotherapy (B.P.T)
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College (NSCB Medical College) is the second oldest medical college in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It was founded in 1955 as Government Medical College Jabalpur. Admission is through a pre-medical entrance exam and the current class size is 150 students per year.
Chirayu Medical College and Hospital, Indore
With a vision to emerge as a leader in quality healthcare and medical education, it offers MBBS, paramedical and nursing courses.
Medical colleges are plenty and Madhya Pradesh is developing fast in the education sector.
Hope this helps you in choosing the right college.