Government Medical College Palakkad

College Description


Government Medical College, Palakkad

is a notable college that was founded in 2014 by the Kerala Government in the Palakkad Region under the supervision of the Kerala Region's Certified Caste Development Department. Medical College, commonly known as the Institute of Integrated Medical Science, is a medical school in the United States (IIMS). The National Medical Committee has recognised this medical college, which is connected with the Kerala University of Health Sciences in Thrissur (NMC).



Established: 2014
Total MBBS Seats: 100
Institution Type: Government
Affiliated To: Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur
All India Ranking: 77
Kerala State Ranking: 10
Recognition and Listing: Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)
Affiliated Hospital: District Hospital, Palakkad
Average Daily Out-Patients: NA
Total Beds Available : 544
Other Names: GMC Palakkad, GMCP, Palakkad Medical College, Medical College Palakkad, PMC, Institute of Integrated Medical Science Palakkad, IIMS Palakkad
Address: GMC, NH 544, East Yakkara, Kunnathurmedu PO, Palakkad, Kerala 678013
Contact: +91 491-2974125
Mobile: 9447033342


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) .

For Regular Updates,Visit our Blog's Page: Click Here



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 Cut-off

Category Rank
GN 7909
SC 71980
SC-PH 580238
ST 85746



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


Course Design:    

Government Medical College Palakkad is supervised by lecturers who are well qualified 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 100 25,000



Palakkad, Kerala's picturesque city, is home to this medical college. The institute's campus and hospital are spread out over several acres and are surrounded by lush nature. GMC Palakkad's Central Library is 336 square metres in size. A 50-seat student classroom is available. For students, the library provides a variety of stacks and reading spaces. The library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Palakkad Medical College Library offers a wide range of services. 4305 Indian and foreign journals, books, and magazines are available at the library. It also contains a number of e-journals and IP-based Internet subscribers. The GMC library has 42 computers available. The college also has a hostel on campus that provides adequate care for students and feels like a home away from home. General Medicine, library, sports complex, labs, Auditorium, and many other facilities are available on campus to meet the needs and requirements of students.

About Hospital

The District Hospital, Palakkad, Kerala has 544 beds. It has 6 Major Operations 2-dimensional theaters 2 Major Operations and 2 Minor Operations theaters that perform 8 sub-tasks on a daily basis. Of these, 2 Major Operation theaters were assigned to the department of General Surgery, ENT, Ortho, Ophthalmology and the department of Urosurgery super specialty. The hospital admits 1118 patients daily according to a test report. The hospital has a fully recorded Medical Record section in person.

Bed Distribution 

Palakkad District Hospital in Kerala has 544 beds. GMC Palakkad has 22 beds in its core injury facility. There are eight beds in the staff room. Ten beds are used for pre-anesthetic / pre-operative situations, while seven beds are used for recovery. In the intensive care unit, there are 21 beds available.


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:

Palakkad Government Medical College is located in the state of Kerala's city of Palakkad. The town is situated on the Salem-Kanyakumari National Highway NH-47, approximately 350 kilometres (217 miles) north of Kerala's capital, Thiruvananthapuram. The NH47 and NH 213 pass through Palakkad, and the medical college is approximately 7 kilometres from Salem on the Salem-Kochi Highway, and frequent transportation is available to travel to the campus in 15 minutes. Palakkad has a railway station that is one of the largest in the province because it connects all of Kerala's major cities to the rest of the state. It takes 30 minutes to walk from the college, which is 9.5 kilometres away. The nearest airport to this college is Coimbatore International Airport in Tamilnadu, India, which is 62 kilometres distant and could take up to an hour to go by car. The campus is 110 kilometres and two hours away from another Cochin International Airport.


Course Design :

Fees Structure


10 Ratings
50% Complete (success)
40% Complete (success)
30% Complete (success)
20% Complete (success)
10% Complete (success)

Related colleges