Madhya Pradesh is home to an assortment of medical colleges. These medical institutes have thrown open number of opportunities for medical aspirants. In the last few decades, many hospitals and private groups have felt the need of good medical colleges in the state and have endeavoured to provide so.
You should check out the faculty, the variety of courses offered, the methodologies used for teaching, the emphasis given on training and research aspects and the placement record before taking admission. Here are some of the best medical colleges of Madhya Pradesh, which have been short listed keeping in mind all the above mentioned criteria.
- Gajra Raja Medical College
Established in 1946, GMRC is the first medical college to be opened in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The college is affiliated to the Agra University. Besides offering the basic course in medical science, MBBS the college also offers certain post graduate courses. These include MD Clinical, MD Non-Clinical and MD Surgery.
- Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Medical College
The college started its first batch in 1955. It was initiated as the Government Medical College Jabalpur and was gradually named after Netaji Subash Chandra Bose. It has got accreditation for all its courses including the post graduate specialty programs. Every year 150 students become a part of the family of this college.
- Sri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences
With an aim to give well-skilled and highly talented clinicians to the medical society, the Bhandari group of Hospitals came up with the idea of SAIMS. The courses offered here focus on academic and clinical study along with applied learning. This ensures that the aspiring students get enough opportunities to grow personally as well as professionally. It offers MBBS, BDS, BPT, MSc and many other diploma and certificate courses.
- Peoples College of Medical Sciences & Research Centre
Approved by the Health Ministry, Government of India in 2005, PCMS&RC strives to become a premier medical college of the nation. Managed and funded by the Sarvajanik Jankalyan Parmarthik Nyas, it offers MBBS that includes one year of internship. With its adjacent hospital, this group continuously endeavors to make medical care and medical education easily accessible to the masses.
- Sophia Institute of Medical Sciences
Though not a very famous institute, Sophia Institute of Medical Sciences is known for its variety of courses. It offers both under graduate and post graduate courses, which include BHMS, BSc nursing, BSc biotechnology, MSc biotechnology, MSc microbiology and MSc nursing. Besides obtaining a minimum of 50% with biology as a subject in higher secondary examination, one has to clear the entrance examination to get into this college.