Nilratan Sircar Medical College was established in 1948 and is one of the few government medical colleges in the state and among the oldest in the country. The college is affiliated to University of Calcutta, Kolkata. It is approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI), Government of India, New Delhi. Nilratan Sircar Medical College Kolkata offers quality education in the field of medical sciences, at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. The college has good infrastructure and offers modern facilities to its students.