Top 10 Medical Colleges  In India

07 / JUNE  /2023

AIIMS, Delhi

AIIMS, Delhi, was established in 1956 as an autonomous institution to serve as a nucleus for nurturing excellence in health care  in the country.

PGIMER, Chandigarh

The institute started in 1962, and Jawahar Lal Nehru inaugurated the hospital, now named "Nehru Hospital", on July 7, 1963.

Christian Medical College, Vellore

In 1900, Christian Medical College was started by Ida S. Scudder, an American missionary, as a one-bed clinic to serve women.

NIMHANS, Bengaluru

Established in 1925, the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences is a medical institution located in Bangalore.

JIPMER Puducherry

Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education & Research, Pondicherry was started by the French government in 1823 and is one of the earliest medical colleges in India.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore

The beginning of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham can  be traced back to 1994.

SGPGIMS, Lucknow

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences was established under the State Legislature Act in 1983.

Banaras Hindu University

Institute of Medical Sciences in BHU was established as the College of Medical  Sciences in 1960.

Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

Kasturba Medical College started as a single institution in 1953 with the pre-clinical section in Manipal, and the students had to go to Wenlock District Hospital, Mangalore, for their clinical training.

ITC Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology

P. N. Haksar, the then Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, inaugurated the Sree Chitra Tirunal Medical Centre in 1976, when patient services, including inpatient treatment, started.