Kerala

About Kerala

Kerala, God’s own country, has a total of 282 medical colleges. There are 220 private medical colleges in Kerala and 62 government-owned institutes. 

Only 77 of these colleges in Kerala offer admission to MBBS, BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS, MD, MS, DM, M. Ch., BVSc, and BPT programmes. Admission to the best medical colleges in Kerala is based on medical entrance exams.

For MBBS, NTA (National Testing Agency) conducts a single fixed entrance exam known as NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test). Students who want to pursue an MBBS course must take the NEET entrance exam. No candidate will be admitted to any undergraduate medical course in India unless they take the NEET examination. Several good medical colleges in India offer students MBBS and other courses.

Kerala

Medical Courses Offered In Top Universities

MBBS Course Duration

In India, the MBBS course lasts 5.5 years (4.5 years of academics plus a year of internship). At the end of the course, one year of Compulsory Rotating Residential Internship (CRRI) is required as part of MBBS study in India.

MBBS Eligibility

Before applying for a course, you should first review the course’s eligibility requirements. Each course has different qualification requirements based on the requirements. Some of the prerequisites for admission to an MBBS college/university in India are as follows: Students must have completed 10 + 2 from an approved board with at least a 50% grade in subjects such as physics, chemistry, biology, and English as a core subject in an aptitude test. However, the minimum level requirement for a reserved category is 40%. When applying for the MBBS program, students must be at least 17 years old. The student should not be younger than this age; otherwise, admission is not possible. A student’s maximum age should be 25 years. The student must also meet the Medical Council of India’s (MCI) additional eligibility criteria for MBBS. Before enrolling in MBBS, you must pass the following entrance exams. Candidates for MBBS admission in India must obtain at least 50% in the qualifying examination. The minimum marks required for MBBS admission for candidates from the SC, ST, and OBC categories are 40%.

KERLA GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGES​

(MBBS | MD | MS)

Sr.NoName of Medical InstName of UniversityYear of EstAnnual IntakeTotal course Fee
1Government Medical College, ThrissurKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19811751.66 Lacs
2Govt. Medical College, Pariyaram, Kannur (Prev. Known as Academy of Medical Sciences)Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19951002.09 Lacs
3T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19631751.27 Lacs
4Government Medical College, ErnakulamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur20001101.33 Lacs
5Government Medical College, KottayamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19601751.62 Lacs
6Government Medical College, Kozhikode, CalicutKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19572502.09 Lacs
7Medical College, ThiruvananthapuramKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur19512501.62 Lacs
8Government Medical College, Parippally, KollamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur20171102.21 Lacs
9Government Medical College (Institute of Integrated Medical Sciences), Yakkara, PalakkadKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur20141002.19 Lacs
10Government Medical College, Manjeri, Malapuram Dist.Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur20131101.62 Lacs

KERLA PRIVATE MEDICAL COLLEGES​

(MBBS | MD | MS)

Sr.NoName of Medical InstName of UniversityYear of EstAnnual IntakeTotal course Fee
1Kannur Medical College, KannurKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur2006150NA
2Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College ThiruvananthapuramKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200110069.7 Lacs
3KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, CalicutKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200815069.7 Lacs
4Travancore Medical College, KollamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200915065.2 Lacs
5Azeezia Instt of Medical Science, Meeyannoor, KollamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur20081001.00 Cr
6Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, ThrissurKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200210050.2 Lacs
7Sree Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation, TrivandrumKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200515072.7 Lacs
8Sree Uthradom Thiurnal Academy of Medical Sciences, TrivandrumKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200610033.0 Lacs
9Karuna Medical College, PalakkadKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200610033.50 Lacs
10Sree Narayana Instt. of Medical Sciences, Chalakka, ErnakulamKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200910038.1 Lacs
11Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, KochiKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200010087 Lacs
12Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, TiruvallaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200210050 Lacs
13Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, KolencheryKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200110050 Lacs
14Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, ThrissurKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur200210037 Lacs
15M E S Medical College, Perintalmanna Malappuram Distt. KeralaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur2016150NA
16Believers Church Medical College Hospital, Thiruvalla, KeralaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201410067.5 Lacs
17Al-Azhar Medical College and Super Speciality Hospital, ThodupuzhaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201415080.6 Lacs
18P K Das Institute of Medical Sciences, Palakkad, KeralaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201415036.6 Lacs
19Mount Zion Medical College, Chayalode, Ezhamkulam Adoor, PathanamthittaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201410034.2 Lacs
20DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences, Wayanad, KeralaKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201315036.4 Lacs
21Malabar Medical College, Kozhikode, CalicutKerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur201015034.4 Lacs