Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur was established by the Sree Siddhartha Educational Society (SSES) in the year 1988. The institute is also known as SSMC. The institution is spread over 220 acres of land. SSMC is affiliated to Sri Siddhartha University formerly known as Sri Siddhartha Academy of Higher Education. Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses to the students.
Sri Siddhartha Medical College is located at Tumakuru in Karnataka. Mallasandra Railway Station is around 5 km away from the institute. Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru is approximately 94 km away and KSRTC Bus Depot is around 5 km away from SSES. Candidates can hire a taxi or take an auto-rickshaw to reach the institution.