The A.J Shetty Medical College was founded in the 2002 and since then has delved deeper into understanding the best manner in which the young minds can be cultivated in order to make them better citizens and hence make our nation even greater. This college believes that excellent health is key to the development of a good nation and aims at holistic development of the mind and body. The college is affiliated to the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS), Bangalore and is itself situated in Mangalore in the state of Karnataka, India. Not only MBBS, but the college also offers MD, MS, M.Ch, DM as well as several paramedical courses.
An aspiring candidate should be familiar with the eligibility criteria for the different courses that are offered by the college. The college's demand that the aspirant has completed the age of 17 years by 31st December of the year of applying. The applicant must have passed 12th grade examination with Chemistry, Physics, and Biology as optional subjects and gained at least 50% marks, combined. The applicant must have also had English as a primary language in his/her previous Institution. Selection of every candidate is based on the NEET examination that is held every year for admission into the MBBS course. For the MD or other courses, the selection is based in performance in the NEET P.G or NEET S.S examination that is held on an yearly basis. For international and NRI students passport and Student Visa is also required for getting admitted into this college along with some other specific documents.
Being a private Institution, A.J Shetty Medical College promises to provide high-class education at the hands of the best faculty from all over the world. The laboratories are stocked with the best and the most modern types of equipment in the world of medicine, the libraries are stocked with the best books for reference work, and the college also has hostel facilities for students from far and near. The facilities provided are out of the ordinary and such is the quality of education received. The placement opportunities each year makes it possible for students to venture out into the world of real medicinal practice. The 5 year MBBS course requires a sum total of ₹4, 86,750, the fees for the first year, second year, third year, fourth year and fifth year are ₹97,350 per year. For a Doctorate in Medicine, the total course fee is ₹15, 63,000 distributed among 3 years, ₹ 5, 06,000 per year.
There are several departments in the college. The college provides medicinal education in the following departments:
Education is provided in numerous departments in this college at sustainable fees. You can fulfil your lifelong dream of becoming a successful doctor here with the help of the globally acknowledged faculty.