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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS)

Athibabbe Road, Near BDA Complex, 30th Main Road, Banashankari Stage II, Banashankari, Bengaluru, Karnataka - 560070

Quick Info
Established in

1980

Approval / Recognition

National Medical Commission (NMC)

Facts
Campus size

14 Acres

Ownership

Private

Genders Accepted

Co-Ed

About

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) is a Bangalore-based privately-owned medical college started by Vokkaligara Sangha in 1980. It is affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Medical Sciences (RGUHS) and is approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI). It is also recognized by the General Medical Council, UK, World Health Organization (WHO), and The Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists, London.

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore offers 120 UG, 93 PG, and 13 Diploma seats in several streams per year. The 14-acre campus, in the heart of the old city, also houses Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College and Hospital, Engineering, and Law Colleges. Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences ranking is at 24th position by 'The MINT', The Wall Street Journal.

The college deputes its medical students to KIMS Hospital and several other government hospitals like the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), SDS Tuberculosis Sanatorium, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Central Leprosorium, Government Epidemic Diseases Hospital, and Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology.

Scholarship

1) Scholarships subject to the Central/ State Government and college rules.

 



Why Choose

KIMS Medical College, Bangalore organizes many cultural and extra-curricular activities and encourages the students to be a part of them. The college provides internships for students in their final year. The students are allowed to assist in surgery and practice their practical skills. 

The teaching staff of Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences is highly qualified. They encourage their students to develop a sense of responsibility, dependability, and ability to relate to or show concern for other individuals. 

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences course admissions is purely based on merit and eligibility criteria mentioned by the institute. The college is recognized by the General Medical Council, UK, World Health Organisation, and the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists, London. 

For details on Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences fees structure, students can contact the college directly. The institute has its own super-speciality hospital where students can get practical training and experience. KIMS, Bangalore NEET cut-off for general category is 50% and above.


Career Opportunities
  • ENT Specialist
  • Surgical Consultant
  • Head of the Department/ Institution

₹72738per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
₹145475per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
Doctor of Medicine (MD) General Medicine
3 Years Full Time Part Time
₹581900per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
Master of Surgery (MS) E.N.T.
3 Years Full Time
₹581900per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
₹581900per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
₹581900per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
₹581900per year/ sem
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Main streams
Medical
Common facilities
Boys Hostel Boys Hostel
Girls Hostel Girls Hostel
Lab Lab
Library Library
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FAQs

All admissions to Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) are based on results and marks obtained in the national level NEET entrance test. The higher the rank, the better your chances of getting a seat at a medical college of your choice. An important point to note is NEET is for all medical and dental colleges approved by MCI and DCI and not for AIIMS and JIPMER, which were set up by acts of the Indian parliament. With over 25 years of experience in counselling and helping students with admissions, BangaloreStudy is your one-stop solution for medical admissions.

Yes, you can practise medicine abroad after getting a medical degree from KIMS or for that matter any medical college in India, however, that comes with a caveat. You will have to clear the host country’s medical practise exam to be eligible for a trade license. That holds true for India as well as the country doesn’t allow anyone with a degree from a non-MCI recognised medical college to practise medicine until they have been approved by the MCI or the local administration.

Karnataka government has ruled that every student that studies in the state-owned medical college or in a private medical college under state quota will have to serve at a rural healthcare facility for one year. Some states in India have this rule in place and some don’t.

Yes, you can join a master's course or PG right after doing MBBS and specialise in one of the many specialisations available at the college. However, you will have to clear NEET-PG before that.

No. Kempegowda Institute of Medical Science doesn’t offer any free courses.

KIMS is owned by Vokkaligara Sangha which also owns several other educational institutions in the same campus including dental, engineering, law, and basic courses, so chances are, on any given day, you will network with students of other departments or even sit side-by-side with them at some event.

Yes, you can research at their state-of-the-art laboratories and in-house multispeciality hospital.

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Science follows the fee structure approved by the Government of Karnataka for both UG and PG levels. You can only pay by cash/cheques/DD. They don't have online payment gateway yet.
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