India is home to some world class medical colleges. These colleges offer various courses in medical science, both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Students may go for various degrees like MBBS, MS, BDS, MD, MDS etc.
Majority of the medical colleges were established in the 50s & 60s by the state and the central government. But since 1980s many private colleges emerged all across India. The quality and the standard of the medical institutes are looked after by Medical Council of India. The body has presently recognized 273 Indian medical schools which has the total capacity to educate 31298 students.
Students who have passed the 10+2 examination or any other equivalent examination with science background are entitled to apply for the admission into medical colleges in India. Candidates are selected on the basis of entrance tests, at state or national level. Candidates with relevant bachelor's degree can also go for medical postgraduate programs.
It is vital for every student to choose the best college that would strengthen and give an edge to the career. So here is a list of India's top ten medical colleges.
|India's Top Ten Medical Colleges - 2017|
|Rank||Name||Address||Phone No||College Website||Score|
|1||All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi||Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110029||11-26588500 / 26588700||https://www.aiims.edu/||90.71|
|2||Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research||PGIMER,Sector-12, Chandigarh,Pin- 160 012, India||172-2747585,2747586,2755450 Fax: 0091-172-2744401, 2745078||http://pgimer.edu.in/||78.73|
|3||Christian Medical College||Ida Scudder Road, Vellore - 632004 Tamil Nadu, India||0416-2281000, 3070000||http://www.cmch-vellore.edu/||73.61|
|4||Kasturba Medical College||manipal.edu, Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India ||9243777733||https://manipal.edu/||62.03|
|5||King George`s Medical University||Erstwhile Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Chowk, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA - 226003||522 2257450, 2257451, 2257452, 2257453 ||http://www.kgmu.org||61.73|
|6||Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research||Dhanvantri Nagar, Gorimedu, Jipmer Campus, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu 605006||0413 229 6562, 0413-2298288 , 2912111||http://www.jipmer.puducherry.gov.in/||59.27|
|7||Banaras Hindu University||Ajagara, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221005||230-9450, 230-7500, 6703248||http://www.bhu.ac.in/||58.52|
|8||Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences||D-1, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi||011-46300000||https://www.ilbs.in/||57.12|
|9||Aligarh Muslim University||Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh 202001|| ||https://www.amu.ac.in/||56.34|
|10||Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute||No.1 Ramachandra Nagar, Porur , Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India 600 116||044 - 45928650, 044 4592 8500||http://www.sriramachandra.edu.in/||55.32|