SDM College of Medical Sciences Dharwad

College Description


SDM Institution of Medical Science, Dharwad

is a well-known medical college that was founded in 2003 and has made a substantial contribution to Karnataka's spiritual, economic, and social growth. Through its "SDM Educational Society," it provides education to thousands of children across Karnataka. SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital in Dharwad is making a difference in the level of health care in North Karnataka, in addition to delivering superior medical education. He is the bright son of Drs. D. Veerendra Heggade, the SDM Educational Society's Presidential Lecturer. In 2001, a group of Dharwad residents approached Dr. Heggade and urged him to open a hospital. Drs. Heggade saw the health requirements of this region of Karnataka and decided to establish a hospital with a medical college. Mr. S. M. Krishna, the then-Prime Minister, lay the foundation stone for the Hospital on March 3, 2002. The Institution was founded with the goal of providing the finest quality comprehensive healthcare to the people of Northern Karnataka at an accessible cost, as well as good clinical support for medical education and research, all while adhering to great ethical norms. The National Medical Committee has authorised this medical college, which is associated with the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in Karnataka (NMC).|



Established: 2003
Total MBBS Seats: 100
Tuition Fees: NA
Hostel Fees: NA
Institution Type: Trust
Affiliated To: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka
All India Ranking: 290
State Ranking: 18
Recognition and Listing: Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)
Affiliated Hospital: Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital Hubli
Average Daily Out-Patients: NA
Total Beds Available : NA
Post Graduate Courses : 21
Superspeciality Courses : Nill
Other Names: Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Medical Sciences; SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital Dharwad; SDM Medical College; Dharwad Medical College
Address: SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital Manjushree Nagar, Sattur,Dharwad,Karnataka-580009
Contact: 00 91 836 2477001, 2477002/ 2477777


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 Quota rank/ cut-off

Category Score
GEN 275
OBC 230
SC/ST 230



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:

Type PG Course Seats
MD Pharmacology 01
MD Physiology 02
MD General Medicine 10
MD Paediatrics 08
MD Anaesthesiology 09
MD Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy 03
MD Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine 04
MD Microbiology 02
MD Pathology 06
MD Radio Diagnosis/Radiology 04
MD Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology 01
MD Psychiatry 03
MD Bio-Chemistry 04
MD Emergency Medicine 02
MS Orthopaedics 06
MS General Surgery 08
MD/MS Ophthalmology 02
MD/MS Obstetrtics & Gynaecology 10
MD/MS Anatomy 03
MD Hospital Administration 03


Course Design:

SDM College of Medical Science is supervised by lecturers who are highly skilled and experienced. The college provides a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and fellowship programmes.

UG Course:

Courses Duration Intake Fees/ Annum
MBBS 4.5 years + 1.5 year internship 100 683100


PG Fees Structure:

Course Fee Structure – Pre/Annum
MD/MS (clinical/non-clinical) 5, 81, 900/1,45, 475


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.


SDM College of Medical Science is located in Dharwad, a lovely city in Karnataka. It is situated on 65 hectares of land in a tranquil setting. A nursing home, Physiotherapy College, student hostels, Staff Quarters, and patient apartments are all located on the site, in addition to the Medical and Hospital College. SDM College of Medical Sciences has well-equipped Laboratories "SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital" that are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week at the Central Diagnostic Laboratory of the Hospital. SDM College of Medical Sciences has a Central Library Facility on campus with a total space of 1602 square metres. The Central Library is located in the heart of the city For the benefit of students and staff, the library is well-stocked and up-to-date with all standard textbooks and reference volumes. The Central Library has a large collection of medical books, times, CD-ROMs, CDs, DVDs, Combined Volumes, Audio Video Cassettes, Thesis / Dissertation with CD Text Books, National & International Journals, and other reading materials.

About Hospital:

Another milestone in the medical records and centre offered by Visionary, Rajashree Drs. Veerendra Heggade, and President of the SDM institutional group was the establishment of the campus hospital adjacent the SDM Medical Hospital at Manjushree Nagar, Sattur, Dharwad. His aim of delivering superspecialty medical care "to the poor" in this portion of Karnataka became a reality. Consultation and treatment in the fields of Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Urology, Neurology, Cardiology, Cold Orthopedics, and Cardiothoracic Surgery are among the services provided by the specialty hospital. 


A special block with a built space of 3, 50,000 sq ft has facilities for 400 inpatient beds including special and deluxe rooms.
Eight modern theaters have a laminar flow and Hepa filters, which can perform complex heart surgery, joint surgery, cancer surgery, which includes kidney surgery and heart transplants.
Cath Labs - 2 numbers.
90 ICU art beds
Stem cell research lab
The unique design of the hospital is each special floor for the convenience of staff and patients.
Central Air-conditioning unit, supply of medical gas through pipelines


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:

The SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital is located in Dharwad, Karnataka, in the "Sattur" district. And "Hubli" is the Karnataka town closest to Dharwad. SDM Medical College and Hospital is 15.8 kilometres from the "Hubli Junction Railway" and takes 37 minutes to reach. SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital is located 6.4 kilometres from Hubli Old Bus Stand in Hubli, with a 24 hour bus service station and a distance of 15 kilometres from Hubli Domestic Airport.



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