Government Medical College Kozhikode Calicut

College Description


Government Medical College, Kozhikode

is a prestigious government institution that was founded in 1957. Dr. B. Ramakrishna Rao, the then Governor of Kerala, placed the college's foundation stone on May 29, 1957. Dr. A. R. Menon, the then Minister of Health of Kerala, officially launched the College on August 5, 1957, which is his day and the zeal that led to the construction of this school. The first headmaster, Drs. K. N. Pisharoty, was in charge of organising the college. The institution was founded with the goal of becoming the country's premier medical college, producing socially responsible medical graduates. The National Medical Committee has recognised this medical college, which is connected with the Kerala University of Health Sciences in Thrissur and Calicut University (NMC).



Established: 1957
Total MBBS Seats: 250
Tuition Fees: Rs 25,000
Institution Type: Government
Affiliated To: Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur & Calicut UniversityAll India Ranking:    36
All India Ranking: 36
Kerala State Ranking: 1
Recognition and Listing: Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)
Affiliated Hospital: Government Medical College Hospital
Average Daily Out-Patients: NA
Total Beds Available : NA
Post Graduate Courses :  24
Superspeciality Courses : 10
Other Names: GMC Kozhikode, Kozhikode Medical College, GMCK, Calicut Medical College, Calicut Government Medical College
Address: GMC, Medical College PO, Kozhikkode – 673008
Contact: +91 495-2358417
Mobile: 9847231048


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). It is also mandatory for students to take the National Eligibility and Entrance Examination (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 Quotas

Category Rank
GN 1875
GNPH 35171
SC 29324
ST 59784



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 Kozhikode Government Medical College has 163 places available, with 105 seats for MD programmes, 31 seats for MS programmes, and 27 PG seats for MD/MS programmes. The following are the identical details for each course:

Type PG Course Seats
MD Microbiology 03
MD Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine 04
MD General Medicine 20
MD Paediatrics 08
MD Pathology 05
MD Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology 03
MD Physiology 05
MD Pharmacology 02
MD Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy 07
MD Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine 04
MD Psychiatry 04
MD Bio-Chemistry 03
MD Anaesthesiology 19
MD Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 03
MD Radio Diagnosis/Radiology 09
MD Radiotherapy/ Radiation Oncology 04
MD Emergency Medicine 02
MS Orthopaedics 09
MS General Surgery 19
MD/MS Ophthalmology 09
MD/MS Obstetrtics & Gynaecology 12
MD/MS Anatomy 06


Course Design:    

The Government Medical College in Kozhikode is supervised by teachers who are highly skilled and experienced. Undergraduate programmes at the college offer a variety of options.

Courses Duration Intake Fees/ Annum
MBBS 4.5 years + 1.5 year internship 250 25,000


Admission Eligibility:

A student seeking admission to a post-graduate programme must have earned an MBBS from a recognised university. Then, as per Section 10 (D) of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, NEET-PG is an eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single admission test to various MD/MS Courses.

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.


This Government Medical College in Kozhikode (Calicut Medical College) is a prestigious medical school in the Kerala city of Kozhikode. This university's campus and hospital cover a total of 270 acres and are surrounded by gorgeous environment. A course complex, geriatric building, women's dormitory, small residential flats, and smart apartment are all part of the Institution's basic infrastructure. Computer services are available in almost every department and office of the medical library, college, and hospital. The GMC Kozhikode Library is a 4000 square metre structure. For each of these pupils, the college has a 250-seat indoor and outdoor classroom. In the 50-seat library, there is also a staff reading area. The GMC library includes a fantastic collection of 50000 volumes, as well as 9 Indian and 15 international publications. It also features 25 PCs that can connect to the internet. The College has a central picture booth with well-trained employees and well-equipped equipment.

About Hospital

Later additions to the institution included the campus Super Specialty Complex Hospital with CT Scan, MRI Scan, Artificial Joint Center, Accident Emergency Services Complex, Samraksha Kendram, and Visrama Kendram. The hospital currently has 3025 licenced beds, making it India's largest hospital in terms of bed capacity.


The 1183-bed Kozhikode Medical College Hospital was founded in 1966. The Maternity and Child Health Institute, which had 610 beds, the Savitri Devi Sabu Memorial Cancer Institute, which had 101 beds, and the Chest Diseases Institute joined it in 1975. The bed's current capacity is 3025. MCH received 1510 beds, IMCH received 1100 beds, SSP received 240 beds, ICT received 100 beds, Sports Medicine received 15 beds, and the New Psychiatry Block received Hemato-4 beds. 


Library I.C.U
Blood Bank Diagnostic Room
Accident and Emergency Department Community Health Centre 
ICU Cafeteria
OPD-Indoor service Sports


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

Student Support:

Anti- Ragging: - Any disorderly behavior, 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 Programmed.

Counselling Service: - The 'Counseling 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:

Calicut Medical College is the name of the Government Medical College in Kozhikode. Kozhikode is the second largest urban agglomeration in Kerala and the 20th largest in the country, as well as one of the state's most important economic hubs. The city's transportation infrastructure is well-developed, and the KSRTC bus station is Kerala's largest bus terminal. On important routes within and around the city, a considerable number of buses, mostly run by private operators, travel.

Government Medical College is about 3 kilometres from the NH 66 and NH 766 highways and 8 kilometres from the city centre of Kozhikode. Transportation is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to get you to the campus in 15 minutes. The Kozhikode Railway Station, which is located 10 kilometres from the campus and takes 30 minutes to go to, is one of Kerala's major rail junctions with good access to other states. Calicut International Airport, which is well connected with both domestic and international destinations, is approximately 30 kilometres from the campus and takes one hour to go to.



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