Established in 2002, presently Amrita School of Medicine, ASM, Kochi, is a pioneer medical institution in India for higher education, patient care and research. MBBS degree awarded by the School was recognized in 2007 and Postgraduate Programs (MD/MS) was started in 2008. Since then, there was a tremendous thrust in academic activities and presently the school conducts 20 MD, 4 MS, 9 DM and 7 M.Ch. and 13 PG Diploma programs with an annual intake of 129 students. With the growing global demand for technical experts in medical management, we also conduct M.Sc. and B.Sc. programs in various allied health sciences subjects including the Rehabilitation Council of India approved BASLP program.
The School is always in the forefront in introducing the internationally acclaimed state of the art infrastructure facilities and highly qualified and experienced teachers and clinicians for education and management of various health related disorders. In consonance with our vision and mission of establishing and maintaining an affordable, not-for-profit centre of health care excellence, the daily turnover of patients now touched to an incredible figure of approximately 3200 outpatients and more than 135 admissions per day.
As a charitable institution, in addition to the regular medical camps in urban, rural and tribal areas, the Amrita Family - a dedicated team of faculty, students, staff and ashramites are always in the forefront in extending medical aid in distress situations like tsunami, earthquake, floods with a spirit of compassion to all. Students’ participation in health related value added programs like yoga & meditation, anti-tobacco movement, blood donation and organ donation drive, public awareness programs and environmental aspects are praiseworthy.
In the quest for excellence in quality enhancement and sustenance, institution sets an example in promoting highly skilled information technology for health care like telemedicine and national quality assurance accreditations such as NAAC, NABH, NABL, ISO and respectable position in national surveys.
Why to Join Amrita School of Medicine ?
- EXCLUSIVE AND SOPHISTICATED TRAINING PROGRAMS–
The institutes offersseveral training programs in national board certification. The institute also facilitates students with a 1 year traning program in MBBS course whre in students. the students are givenclinical exposure by clinical specialists highlighting the significance of the basics in clinical practices. Hospital postings & field visits of students are also part of the training to give a wider exposure.
- TECHNICALLY SOUND RESEARCHES & PROJECTS:
The institute offers with post-doctoral research programs and collaborative studies with some of best medical institutions and universities all over the world. The areas of clinical researches includes, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Biology, Biodegradable Stent, , Tumour Immunology etc. there are more than 200 funded research projects thrivingat Institute in over 30 departments.
- ESTABLISHMENT OF ANTI RAGGING COMMITTEE–
The institute has taken all measures in preventing the occurrence of any ragging activity in campus or hostel. There is a special Anti -Ragging Committee, which pays attention and has surveillance over such activities.
- Department of Anaesthesiology
- Department of Dermatology
- Department of Medical Physics
- Department of Biostatistics
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
- Department of Ophthalmology
- Department of Orthopaedics
- Department of Otorhinolaryngology (E.N.T)
- Department of Paediatrics
- Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Department of Pulmonary Medicine
- Department of Radiation Oncology
Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi Facts and Figures:
NAAC, NABL, NABH, ISO
MBBS, M. Ch., MS, MD, DM, Diploma
Floor area 120,000 sq. ft and additional area 1,100,000 sq ft
Anti- Ragging Committee
The institute has a committee to have surveillance over ragging activity in campus.
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To pursue MBBS/BDS at Amrita School Of Medicine, Kochi students must satisfy following eligibility criteria.
The candidate should be 17 years old (as on 31st December of the admission year). He/She should have appeared for an exam cosidered to be equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary Exam and studied PCB (Physics, Chemistry and Biology). The candidate should have studied English at 10+2 level. Candidate satisfying any of the following criteria are also eligible -
1) Candidates who have appeared for Intermediate examination in science with subjects PCB (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) and English. Those who have appeared for pre-professional/pre-medical exams with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English and have appeared for 10+2 Higher Secondary Exam or intermediate exam are also eligible.
2) Candidates who have passed the first year of a 3 year degree course with subjects - Physics, Chemistry, Biology are also eligible.
3)Candidates who have passed B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science) exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and who have cleared 10+2 Higher Secondary Exam with PCB are also eligible.
Marks obtained in Maths are not considered for admission into the MBBS course.
Please note that in a non-governmental institutes, 50% of the seats will be filled by management of the institute. Academic merit should be considered while granting admission under management quota. Rest 50% seats will be filled by competent authority based on the academic merit of the candidate.
Academic merit of a candidate will be determined based on the performance in competitive exam conducted by the state governemnt or competent authority or centralized competitive exam conducted at the national level.
Candidate must score at least 50% marks in the competitive exam. For SC/ST/OBC candidates the minimum percentage required is 40%.
For post-graduation courses, performance in first, second and MBBS exam can be considered to determine the academic eligibility of the candidate.