The best medical colleges of Maharashtra aim to bring to the students the best of education and training with the latest techniques and equipment in medical sciences. Here are the top medical colleges of this state, which have been assessed based on the courses offered, quality of education, faculty and infrastructure.
- Armed Forces Medical College
AFMC is one of the most prestigious medical colleges of India. Established in 1948, it has been consistently ranked among the top ten medical institutes of the country. The institute provides in service training to medical graduates and post graduates, paramedical staff and nursing cadets. It offers MBBS, BSc (Nursing) and post graduation programs.
- Grant Medical College
The foundation of the Grant Medical College was laid in 1843. It is located in the capital of Maharashtra, Mumbai and is considered a top-notch medical institute of the state. Spread over an area of 44 acres, it operates through 46 buildings and shapes the career of thousands of medical students.
- Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College
More popularly known as the KEM Hospital, it is one the leading medical institutes of India. Founded in 1926, it is located in Mumbai. It is funded by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and is deeply dedicated to provide higher education to underprivileged sections of society. Besides the conventional degree programs, it also offers certain short-term medical courses.
- Topiwala National Medical College
Started in 1921, TN Medical College is associated with the Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai. It holds a special place in the hearts of the people of Mumbai as it was the first Indian medical college in the city under the British Empire. The college has several departments.
- Podar Medical College
Podar Medical College, Mumbai is solely dedicated to Ayurvedic Medical Science. Moreover, it also offers conventional post graduate courses in MD and MS. Started in 1942, it is sought by those who wish to carve a niche in the Ayurveda way of living.
- Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education and Research
Established in 1995 by MAEER’s MIT, MIMER is affiliated to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences. It provides state-of-the-art education to students through a combination of benevolent management, highly qualified and experienced faculty, sufficient and latest clinical materials, latest educational facilities and excellent atmosphere.
- Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College
Started in 1989, this medical college is affiliated to the very well-known Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University of Pune. It has highly equipped laboratories, well-qualified faculty, excellent infrastructure and a well-maintained conventional library along with digital library. It also offers diploma medical courses besides the degree programs.
- K J Somaiya Medical College
Established in 1991, KJ Somaiya Medical Center is also associated with KJ Somaiya Hospital and Research Center. Located in the heart of Mumbai, the college and the hospital are spread over an area of 22 acres. The courses offered include MBBS and MD in Pediatrics. The college has been upgrading itself with latest techniques and equipment to meet the changing demands of education methodology and to give birth to well-skilled medical professionals.