Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh

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Shreyas MBBS, batch of 2020
19 Dec 2016 Rating :
Societies & Associations:
  • Societies and all are not that prevalent in our Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh.
  • We have an annual fest, "Euphoria", held in Feb, which is the largest medical festival of North India.
  • Plus we have another annual fest "plexus" which we observe in September every year.
  • Sports week is also observed here.
  • Life, in general, is good we students live as a family here.
College Infrastructure:
  • Hostels are sufficient in number in Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh.
  • Annual fees of a hostel are Rs. 15,000.
  • PG's are sufficient around the campus( not that you would need them).
  • Food is not that good. It costs Rs. 40 per plate.
  • Wifi is soon to be available on our campus. While the library is open for 12 hours (8 am to 8 pm).
Academics & Faculty:
  • Classes are scheduled from 9 AM to 5 PM in Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh.
  • The quality and methods of teaching are good.
  • All classes are smart classes and are well furnished.
  • All in all, college is good.
Fees and Scholarship:
  • The course Fee in Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh is Rs. 20,000 per year.
  • The scholarships are given to top 3 students and their fees is refunded.
Placements & Internships:
  • We have to do an internship through college only (6 months in our hospital while other 6 months from other hospitals).
  • Alumni network is very good in Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh.
Admissions:
  • We get admission in GMCH through AIPMT or NEET exam. 85% seats are reserved for the Chandigarh students(those who have done 10th and 12th from a school of Chandigarh) while rest 15% are for all India quota.
  • The typical cut-off for Chandigarh goes high (AIR ranks 100-120 get admission here) but that depends on many factors and varies.