Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum –Reputed Medical College

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Belgaum was established in 1963 by KLE Society. The college was affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Bengaluru. Now it is affiliated to KLE University.

The college is also recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI), New Delhi, Malaysian Medical Council and listed in the World Health Organization (WHO) World Directory of Medical Schools.

The JNMC features amongst the top 20 medical colleges in the country.


The sprawling 100 acre ofJNMC campus has excellent infrastructure and learning resources that collectively provide a stimulating and enjoyable learning atmosphere. The hostels accommodate over 2000 boys and girls. Student amenities are within the campus, viz. banks, ATMs, Post office, indoor and outdoor stadium, Olympic standard swimming pool, auditorium, garden with musical fountains, prayer places, co-op store, book shop, canteens, parlor etc.

The campus is Wi-Fi, eco-friendly being, mobile free, and vehicle free and plastic free. An international standard convention center is going to be inaugurated before the end of 2014- another feather in the cap of the campus.

The college has 1400 bed KLE Dr. PrabhakarKore Charitable Hospital, provides free health care in basic specialties to the poor. It has also 1000 bed Dr. PrabhakarKore Hospital & Medical Research Centre provides cost effective superspeciality health care services in many medical disciplines.

Courses Offered:


Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) – four and half years course plus one year of compulsory internship with intake of 150 seats.


Doctor of Medicine (MD) in Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine, General Medicine, Paediatrics, Skin & VD, Anaesthesiology, Pulmonary Medicine, Radio Diagnosis, Psychiatry.

Master of Surgery (MS) in General Surgery, Obstetrics &Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Opthamlology and ENT.


Doctorate of Medicine (DM) in Neurology, Cardiology and Cardiac Anaesthesia Master of Chirurgiae (Mch) in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Urology, Plastic Surgery, Neuro Surgery and Paediatric Surgery.

Diploma Courses:

D.G.O, D.C.H, D’Ortho, D.O.M.S, D.L.O, D.V.D, D.A, D.M.R.D, D.C.P, D.P.H and D.F.M.

Admission Procedure:

KLE University will be conducting their All India Entrance Test (AIET) for admission to UG courses and PGAIET for postgraduate courses.


There are collaborations with University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Vanderbilt University, University of Alabama at Birmingham and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center for teaching and research. The college has received funding from Indian Council of Medical Research, World Health Organization and National Institutes of Health, USA.

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