Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Mangalore was established in 1995. The Medical Council of India granted recognition to KMC Mangalore in 1958, with the first graduating class. The college was first affiliated to Karnataka University and later in 1965 to Mysore University, followed by affiliation to Mangalore University in 1980. The college offers P. G. training facilities leading to 26 degrees and diplomas in medical sciences besides Ph. D. in 6 subjects, M. Sc (Medical) degrees in 5 subjects and also B.P.T., M.P.T., B.A.S.L.P., M.A.S.L.P. and M. Phil degrees.
Campus of Kasturba Medical College -
KMC Mangalore campus is spread over 30.78 acres of land. The infrastructure facilities in the College are comparable with international standards.
Facilities at Kasturba Medical College -
- Class Rooms
Internship at Kasturba Medical College -
Students of Kasturba Medical College, after passing the final M.B.,B.S., exams under the new MCI Regulations (1997) are required to do their one year (365 working Days) of compulsory internship in any hospital recognized by MCI for internship training within India. Internship training either in part or in full may not be undertaken abroad as per MCI regulations.
Departments at Kasturba Medical College -
- Department of Anesthesiology
- Department of Anatomy
- Department of Biochemistry
- Department of Cardiology
- Department of Community Medicine
- Department of Dermatology
- Department of Microbiology
- Department of Pathology
- Department of Pharmacology
- Department of Physiology
Courses offered by Kasturba Medical College
- Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
- Doctor of Medicine in Anatomy
- P.G. Medical Diploma
- Post Graduate Diploma in Anaesthesiology