Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Course:
Admission in KGMU is only through National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) there are 250 seats in through NEET UP.
The course structure and content is set according to the guidelines laid down by the Medical Council of India.
It consists of University Examination called “Professional examination”. Examinations include written, clinical and oral parts.
First professional: are devoted to the pre-clinical subjects - Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry and after this period of 12 months the 1st Professional examination is held. The maximum marks are 200 for each subject. Second Professional: is examined in Pathology (150 marks), Microbiology (150 marks), Pharmacology (150 marks) and Forensic Medicine (100 marks). During this period student is also introduced to the clinical subjects through lectures and clinical postings by rotation. Final professional examination is held in two parts. Internal Medicine including Cardiology and Neurology, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Psychiatry, Dermatology and Community Medicine through lectures, demonstrations and clinical postings.
Part-1 is held at the end of the 7th semester and includes the subjects of Community Medicine, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Orthopedics. Part-2 of the final professional examination is held in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology.
According to the Medical Council of India, a candidate must have atleast 75% attendance in clinical postings and lectures and also have secured atleast 35% marks in the internal assessment to be eligible to be appear in the professional examination.
Candidates are eligible for entrance to these courses after completing Internship. The number of seats in each course is decided from time to time. Admissions are made through UP State Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination (UP PGMEE) for 85% of the seats and the All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination conducted by DGHS, New Delhi for 15% seats. Reservation of seats for scheduled castes/ tribes and Other Backward Classes is made according to UP Government rules.
These are 3 year courses during which the doctor is attached to the respective department where he/she works as a resident. Course content and structure are as directed by Medical Council of India. Resident doctors receive hands on training in emergencies pertaining to that speciality, outpatient and inpatient management (including diagnosis and treatment), ward procedures, teaching of undergraduates and postgraduates and community services. Surgical residents are trained in the principles of surgery and actually operate under supervision. During the 3 year period, the student also does research and writes a thesis. Application for registration of the thesis topic can be made 12 months after admission to the course. A student is eligible to appear at the MD or MS examination provided he/she has obtained the MBBS degree, has completed 12 months Internship and subsequently put in 3 years continuous work as junior resident in the department concerned. The MD / MS degree shall be conferred on the candidate after acceptance of his/her thesis and after passing the prescribed MD / MS examination. The examination consists of written, clinical (or practical) and oral parts.
Diploma Courses: The various diploma courses being offered at the university are
Course / Department
Tentative No. of Seats
Diploma in Anesthesia Deptt. Of Anaesthesiology
Diploma in Child Health Deptt. Of Paediatrics
Diploma in Clinical Pathology Deptt. Of Pathology
Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology Deptt.of Obstetrics. and Gynaecology
Diploma in Radio-Diagnosis Deptt. Of Radio-diagnosis
Diploma in Ophthalmology Deptt. Of Ophthalmology
Diploma in Orthopaedic Surgery Deptt. Of Orthopaedics
Diploma in Public Health Deptt. Of Community Medicine
Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases Deptt. Of Pulmonary Medicine
The eligibility criteria are the same as for Doctor of Medicine and Master of Surgery. Admissions are again made through the UP State Post Graduate Medical Entrance Test or All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination conducted by the DGHS. There are some seats for Government nominees. Candidates joining the course as Government nominee are permitted to appear in the examination after a period of 1 year, whereas candidates coming under the Residency scheme appear for the examination after a period of 2 years. All the Diploma students are full time post graduate students attached to the concerned department. Examination - both written and clinical will be held at the end of the course. Candidates will not be allowed to appear in the examination unless he/she has attended 80% of lectures, demonstrations and clinics and completed the prescribed duration of stay in the department.
5. Diploma in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing - 2013-14
Admission process is through ALL India DM/Mch entrance exam (AIDMCHEE) Conducted every year in the month of May/June (approximate) on behalf of UP State Government by KGMU. For various seats in Dm/Mch in KGMU as well as other State college of U.P. for details refer to its advertisement.
MCh - Neurosurgery | Plastic Surgery | Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery | Urology | Surgical Oncology | Surgical Gastroenterology
| Paediatric Surgery - Candidates are eligible for entry to these courses if they have obtained
MCh - Magister Chirurgiae
Tentative No. of Seats
M.Ch - Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
M.Ch - Neuro Surgery
M.Ch - Paediatric Surgery
M.Ch - Plastic Surgery
M.Ch - Surgical Gastroenterology
M.Ch - Surgical Oncology
M.Ch – Urology
MS in Surgery for Plastic Surgery, Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Urology, Neurosurgery, Surgical Oncology and Pediatric Surgery
MD in Medicine | Pediatrics for Cardiology or Neurology.
Recognition of these courses by Medical Council of India should be ascertained at the time of admission. Admissions are on the basis of All India competitive examinations conducted by the Vice Chancellors in consultation with Head of the concerned department. The entrance examination consists of theory paper, practical or clinical examination and interview. These courses are of 3 years duration. The student is given advanced hands on training in all aspects of the concerned superspeciality. In addition he/she is required to work on and submit a thesis or dissertation.
8. M.Phil in Translational Health Science Admissions 2013