Mangalore medical colleges offer graduate, post graduate and doctorate programs in medical sciences. These colleges impart quality education in various fields of medical sciences through well trained, highly qualified and experienced faculty members.
The medical colleges in Mangalore provide medical education in various departments including Pediatrics, Microbiology, Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Anesthesiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Orthopedics, ENT, Ophthalmology and many others.
Most of the medical colleges at Mangalore function under the governance of the Department of Technical and Medical Education of the Government of Karnataka. It is under the guidance of this statutory body, that an all India entrance examination is conducted for admission. Some of the medical colleges also operate under some private institutions or deemed universities.
One can apply for admission into the medical colleges of Mangalore, if he or she has passed the second year Pre-University or 10+2 or any such equivalent examination in the year of admission or earlier with an aggregate of 50%. For Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, the required aggregate is 40%. One should pass the above examinations in Physics, Chemistry and Biology if one wants to apply for the medical and dental courses.
Given below is the list of some of the most important Mangalore medical colleges: