Government Medical College Amritsar

College Description


Government Medical College, Amritsar

founded in 1943, is one of the greatest medical schools in the country. The Government Medical College Amritsar was founded in 1864 as a medical school in Lahore (Punjab's unified capital) and transferred to Amritsar in 1920. The clinical school was restructured and began as a Medical College in 1943. Following India's independence, the institution began granting Postgraduate accreditation and recognition under the MBBS Graduate Degree Programmes. GMC Amritsar has expanded the following support services: philanthropic organizations’ assistance for college expansion, Ram Saran Dass Parkash Wati Kakkar Trust's Alternative Children's Emergency Clinic, TB Sanatorium, Free Eyes and Ear and Neck Hospital, and different orthopedic ward Trust. The Medical Council of India has authorized Government Medical College, which is associated with Baba Farid University of Health Sciences in Faridkot (MCI).



Established: 1943
Total MBBS Seats: 250 
Tuition Fees: Rs 1,50,000
Hostel Fees: Rs 3,200
Institution Type: Government
Affiliated To: Baba Farid University of Health Science, Faridkot
All India Ranking: 86
Punjab State Ranking: 02
Recognition and Listing: National Medical Commission(NMC/MCI), World Health Organization(WHO)
Affiliated Hospital: Amritsar Government Medical College Hospital
Average Daily Out-Patients: N/A
Total Beds Available : 960
Post Graduate Courses : 20
Other Names: Amritsar Medical College, Government Medical College Amritsar, GMC-Amritsar
Address: Amritsar Medical College, Medical Enclave, Amritsar, Punjab 143001
Contact: 0183-2426918
Mobile: 6283078859


Admission Eligibility:

Students seeking admission to this college must be 17 years old by December 31st of the admission year. Students with a minimum of 50 percent in science subjects, including biology or biotechnology, as well as physics and chemistry, are eligible (in the case of SC/ST students, 40 percent in board examinations; 45 percent for OBC students). Qualifying for the National Eligibility and Entrance Examination is also required of students (NEET) .

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Documents Required


For UG Candidates

Candidates who have been assigned a seat in this College will be required to report to the admissions office with the necessary papers in order to complete the admissions process.

Admit Card 
Scorecard or Rank Letter
Certificate and grade sheet for class ten (for date of birth)
Certificate and grade sheet for class 12
Proof of identification (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
Photocopies of eight passport photos
Caste Certificate Provisional Allotment Letter (if applicable)
Certificate for People with Disabilities (if applicable)

All India Quota (AIQ) MBBS Seats

GMC Amritsar has absolute of 15% Seats for All India Quota which are saved under after classes with Seat Matrix as follows:

Category Rank
GN-Open 2557
SC 19747
ST 35909
GN-PH 105044
SC-PH 507845



Stage Semester Syllabus Covered
Pre-Clinical 1-2: Two Semesters Anatomy, Bio-Chemistry, Physiology
Para-Clinical  3-4-5: Three Semesters Forensic Medicine, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, OPDs to begin here,
Community Medicine, Clinical Posting Inwards:
Clinical 6-7-8-9: Four Semesters Medicine & Allied Subject (Psychiatry, Dermatology),
Obst, Gynae. Surgery & Allied Subjects (Anesthesiology, E.N.T, Orthopaedics),
Clinical Posting, Community Medicine:


MBBS Internship:

Subjects: Internship Duration:
Community Medicine 2 months
Medicine Including 15 days of Psychiatry 2 months
Surgery Including 15 days of Anaesthesia 2 months
Obstt. / Gynae. Including family welfare planning 2 months
Paediatrics 1 month
Orthopaedics including PMR 1 month
E. N. T. 15 days
Ophthalmology 15 days
Casualty 15 days
Elective Posting 15 days
Total 1 Year


PG Intake:

The following postgraduate Programmes are available at Government Medical College Amritsar, with admission seats listed below:

Name of the Course Subject No. of Seats
MD Anaesthesiology 9
MD Bio-Chemistry 2
MD General Medicine 18
MD Microbiology 7
MD Pathology 7
MD Psychiatry 3
MD Physiology 4
MD Paediatrics 5
MD Pharmacology 4
MD Radio Diagnosis/Radiology 5
MD Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy 4
MD Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Pulmonary Medicine 4
MD Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology 4
MD Social & Preventive Medicine/Community Medicine 5
MS General Surgery 13
MS Orthopaedics 9
MD/MS Anatomy 8
MD/MS Ophthalmology 6
MD/MS Obstetrics & Gynaecology 9


Course design:

Government Medical College offers world-class education under the guidance of highly trained and experienced faculty members. The following UG Courses are available in the college.

Courses Duration Intake Fees/ Annum
MBBS 4.5 years + 1.5 year internship 250 1,50,000


Admission Eligibility:

If you want to get an MBBS, you must take the National Qualification and Entry Examination (NEET) administered by the National Testing Agency (NTA) after you finish grade 12. All government, private, intermediate, and tertiary universities will be based on NEET schools, and seats will be granted on an advising basis based on merit results/standards, college preferences, and available seats.

Documents Required

For PG Candidates:

Original Copies of:

MBBS Certificate.
MBBS 3rd Part II mark sheet.
Medical Registration Certificate.
Internship Completion Certificate.
Photo identity proof in the form of Certificate with an attested photo from Head of Institution last studied/Copy of Passport/Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Driving License (Self-attested photocopy after verifying with the original documents).
Copy of: Birth Certificate for proof of age (if the date of birth not given in the HSC mark sheet/ certificate).
NEET Score Card.
Copy of Online Counselling Registration Certificate
Sponsorship Certificate from State Govt. If applicable.
Passport size Photographs 8 copies.


The Amritsar Medical College & Hospital is a 163-acre campus containing academic zones, air conditioning, a canteen, a hospital, a library, medical facilities, class rooms, a residential institute, and a residential zone. The college has a total built-up area of 66000 square metres. In the year 2012, a 9-story hospital complex (with a total built-up area of 30000 square metres) was built and attached to the college, consisting of the Bebe Nanki Mother & Child Care Centre and the Guru Teg Bahadur Diagnostic & Superspeciality, which is partially funded by the Government of India under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY). In addition, the college has two independent complexes: the College of Nursing and the Swami Vivekananda Drug De-addiction Centre.


GMC Amritsar features highly-experienced 238 doctors as professors, associate professors, and assistant professors for all departments, as well as 655 faculty members as senior residents, junior residents, and other staff for the whole department.


The library is housed in a three-story structure with a total built-up area of and is located on the main college campus. The library includes a large collection of books and periodicals, with subscriptions to 78 international and 63 Indian publications. It also has access to a small number of HSLIBNET-provided e-journals. In the library, there are ten computers with internet access.


The first two blocks of GMC Amritsar's Hostel, A and B, were constructed in 1929. The hostel and residential complex have a total area of 19000 square metres. Both the men's and women's hostels have 300 beds available. The beautiful layout of Cambridge University was developed and erected in these two blocks. Other hostel buildings were later erected to satisfy the students' needs and to comply with MCI regulations.


Students at GMC Amritsar have access to a variety of playground amenities, including a cricket pitch, football, hockey, volleyball, and a tennis lawn. In addition, the college has an indoor game stadium with gym facilities.


Sports: Cafeteria
Library Community Health Centre
24hrs. H.I.C.U.sLine I.C.U.s Super specialist Centre
Blood Bank Diagnostic Services
Accident & Emergency department OPD- INDOOR Services


Faculty & Staff:

This college has a strong percentage of well-trained and highly educated staff members who are also well-versed in contemporary technologies. It also has enough non-technical staff to give students an environment conducive to self-learning. An M.N.R. Medical College & Hospital Sangareddy Telangana is in charge of contributing to and maintaining the institution's medical education standards. The following policies, which apply to all professors on campus, are outlined below:

Describe the best available scientific evidence for proper care.
Reduce inconsistencies in value-based procedures.
Provide a more logical and practical approach to the subject being taught.
Increasing the emphasis on ongoing education
To encourage the most effective use of limited resources
To serve as the focal point for quality assurance, including auditing.
To point out flaws in existing material and make recommendations for future study

About Hospital:

The Guru Nanak Dev. Hospital, a three-story structure next to the college complex erected in 1974, includes a vast outdoor portion, emergency wards, and different specialist and super-specialty departments. Undergraduate, postgraduate, and paramedical students can be taught and trained at hospitals with a bed capacity of 960. Clinical laboratory, radiological, and associated diagnostic facilities are also accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

With the support of several philanthropic trusts, the Medical College has expanded and now offers services such as a Paediatric hospital, TB Sanatorium, Free Eye and Ear Nose and Throat Hospital, and a distinct Orthopaedics unit. In its 24 operating rooms, the Amritsar Government Hospital performs an average of 100 procedures every day.

Student Support:

Anti- Ragging: - Any disorderly behaviour, whether via words said or written, or by an act, that has the effect of taunting, treating, or dealing a fresher or junior student with rudeness.

Health Care Services: - Medical services range from simple cold, virus, and minor injury treatment at less complete institutions to comprehensive lab tests, X-rays, specialists, and pharmacies at the most comprehensive centers. Counseling services are available in many campus health Programmes.

Counselling Service: - The 'Counselling Service' is for persons who are experiencing emotional or behavioural issues. Or addiction, or certain health concerns such as HIV/AIDS, but the fact is that people of all types seek Counselling, and this does not imply that they are "crazy" or "weak."

Hostel: - Students may arrive two days ahead to the commencement of the academic semester and must exit Residential rooms within two days of the completion of regular exams. Rooms have a bed, a table, a chair, and almirahs. Mess with vegetarian and non-vegetarian food.

Report: - A student must offer a narrative of an event or report facts from a book, article, or other source in a college report. While some research may be required when writing a report, it is mostly a document that asks you to understand rather than obtain the data on which you report.

How to reach us:

The Harmandir Sahib, popularly known as the Golden Temple, is located in Amritsar, Punjab's capital and the state's principal commercial and cultural centre. The college is well linked in India by all modes of transportation and to the rest of the globe by air, as it is home to an international airport.

The college is located on the Circular Road and Majitha Road in Amritsar's holy city, and is 5 kilometres from Amritsar Railway Station and 12 kilometres from Amritsar International Airport.


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