KVG Medical College is situated at Kurunjibag, Sullia, a backward, Malanad and rural area in the Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka State, which is on the State Highway between Mysore and Mangalore, 50 km from Madikeri (Kodagu) and 80 km from Mangalore. The nearest railway station is at Kasaragod (60 km) and the airport is at Mangalore (90 km).
Sullia is a rapidly developing town endowed with nature's gift in the form of an evergreen belt, hills and dales and the river Payaswini - an ideal campus for academic pursuit. Kannada is the language spoken, besides Tulu, Konkani, Malayalam & Tamil. The town is at an altitude of 400 meters above sea level. Its latitude and longitude are between 12.65° & 75.35° respectively . There are about 12 standard hotels for boarding and lodging. Almost all essential commodities are available in this Town Panchayat area.
There are frequent buses to Sullia from Mangalore, Kasargod, Subramanya, Madikeri, Mysore and Bangalore. The climate is warm with rains commencing from June, the rain continues till September/October. Some of the well-known tourist attractions are Madikeri , Subrahmanya, Darmasthala, Malpe, Mangalore, Moodabidre, Udupi and Karkala.
The College is housed in a five-storied building and has a plinth area of 40 lakhs sq. feet. There are four gallery type lecture theatres, which have a seating capacity of 300 students, with good acoustics and provision for audio-visual teaching. Besides, there is an Auditorium, with a seating capacity for 600 students and an Examination hall to accommodate 300 students. All students Laboratories are well equipped with sophisticated equipments.
The Library is very spacious and has a number of volumes of books and Journals. Internet and C.D. ROM's have also been installed to facilitate better learning. Museums for the various departments have been arranged on a floor adjacent to the Central Library where students are permitted to study from 9 AM to 8 PM. Seminar rooms, research laboratories and libraries are also provided separately for each department.
The present hospital has 350 beds, with a scope for expansion to 1000 beds. There are 9 operation theatres fully equipped and furnished to undertake any surgery. The Casualty (Accidents and Emergency Wing ) is open round the clock and could tackle any type of emergency. The Critical Care section is also fully equipped one. Facilities for all types of investigations have been provided in the hospital.
KVG Medical College Admissions
ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION TO MBBS DEGREE COURSE:-
(A) I. Two years, P.U.C. examinations conducted by the P.U.E. Board, Karnataka State with English as compulsory subject and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects or any other examination recognized as equivalent by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.
II. Intermediate examination in Science of an Indian University / Board or other recognized examining body with Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Which shall include a practical test in these subjects and also English as compulsory subject.
III. First year of the Three year Degree course of a recognized University with Physics, Chemistry and Biology including a practical test in these subjects provided is a university examination.
IV. B.Sc. Examination of an Indian University, Provided that he / she has passed the B.Sc. examination with not less than two of the following subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany, Zoology) and further that he / she has passed either the qualifying examination with the following subjects :- Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
V. Any other examination with scope and standard is found to be equivalent to the intermediate science examination of an University / Board, taking Physics, Chemistry and Biology including a practical test in each of these subjects and English.
(B) I. Candidate must have obtained not less than 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together in the Qualifying examination. In the case of Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe candidates, the minimum marks shall be 40% in lieu of 50% for general candidates.
II. The candidate should have completed 17 years on or before 31st day of December of the year admission.
(C) Admission of the candidate will be subject to the rules and regulations of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka / Medical council of India in Force.
(D) NRI & FOREIGN students who seek admission into the College must produce:
1. The appropriate Student Visa.
2. Eligibility Certificate from the University
3. N.O.C. from the Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
4. Permission for stay from the competent authority.
ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION TO POST GRADUATE & Ph. D. COURSE:-
Eligibility, Selection & Admission to M.S., M.D & PhD Course is as per prevailing rules of Medical Council of India, Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences, Bangalore & COMED-K.
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