The Kasturba Medical College Manipal is also known as KMC Manipal. It is one of the largest self-financed medical colleges in India. The KMC Manipal was founded in the year 1953. It is also one of the oldest private medical colleges in Karnataka. The Kasturba Medical College Manipal is affiliated with the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Deemed University), Manipal. It is also approved by the National Medical Commission (NMC). Other than these recognitions, the college has also got NAAC accreditation.
The KMC Manipal offers UG, PG, Super speciality and fellowship medical programs to the students. Admission to these programs is given through the NEET examination. The college campus is spread over 600 acres of land.
The KMC Manipal has also collaborated with the following institutes/centres.
Leiden University Medical Center
|University of Mississippi||Universite de Lille|
|University of Kentucky||Maastricht University||Boston University|
|Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam||King's College, London||The University of New Brunswick, Canada|
|The University of Lille, France||Ochsner Clinic Foundation, USA||-|
The nearest railway station to KMC Manipal is Udupi Railway Station. It is around 3.3 km away from the institute. The nearest airport to this college is Mangaluru International Airport. It is around 64.6 km away from the institute.