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About Kasturba Medical College, [KMC] Mangalore

Kasturba Medical College in Mangalore was established in 1955. It became an independent unit in 1977. The college is recognized by the Medical Council of India. It is also recognized by the General Medical Council of Great Britain and the Malaysian Medical Council..
KMC has the highest number of ICMR STS awards in India. The Education Commission for Foreign Graduates has recognized MCA Mangalore as one among the top 20 International Medical Schools. Students from over 45 countries graduate from Kasturba Medical College. The college provides a degree in Medicine. It has undergraduate, postgraduate, and a fellowship programme. The KMC admission is based on the NEET score and the previous academic performance.

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure.
Kasturba Medical College Eligibility Criteria:

The candidates should check the eligibility before applying to the courses provided by KMC Manipal. The eligibility details are as mentioned below.


Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology, and English from a recognized board with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • Candidate should have a valid NEET score.


  • The candidate should have passed MBBS, BHMS, BPT, B.Pharm, BAMS or any other equivalent degree or MSc with at least one subject of biological science from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.
  • Candidate must have a valid rank in the All India Manipal Entrance Test (MET). 

PG Medical Diploma/ MD/ MS

  • Candidate must have passed MBBS from a University or College recognized by MCI and should have completed Internship on or before 31st March of the current academic year.
  • Candidate must have a valid rank obtained in the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET).


  • Candidate must have an MD in General Medicine from an institute recognized by the Medical Council of India.

Kasturba Medical College [KMC] Mangalore Admissions:

The admission to Kasturba Medical College Manipal is through the centralized common counseling which is conducted by DGHS. The candidates satisfying the eligibility criteria can apply online on the college website. The selection to MSc course will be based on the MET rank. The admission to all other courses will be based on the NEET rank.

Hostel Details

Kasturba Medical College Hostel Details:

The college provides accommodation to the students. The KMC facilities include a separate hostel for boys and girls. There are 8 hostels on the campus. The students should compulsorily stay at the hostel in the first year. They will be accommodated in the Bejai Ladies and Boys hostel respectively. The hostels are equipped with a modern kitchen and the hostel mess serves hygienic and healthy food to its residents.