The Amrita School of Medicine was established in 2002 and is located in Kochi. The courses provided by the college are approved by the Medical Council of India [MCI]. It has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] and Ministry of Human Resource and Development [MHRD] with grade ‘A’. Amrita School of Medicine has incorporated state-of-the-art educational facilities that meet international standards.
The campus of the school consists of the laboratories, lecture halls, and a well-furnished central library complete with a collection of the latest editions of international and Indian medical books and journals. Amrita Medical College admission is done through the National Level exams. The college building consists of a 12 storey tower with a total floor area of 120,000 sq. ft. The school also has a hospital that has an additional floor area of 1,100,000 sq.ft. ASM Kochi admissions are done on a merit basis and cut off marks obtained by the students.
Amrita Institue of Medical Sciences has 2500+ students, 500+ faculty, 2500+ publications, and 2000+ Alumni. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was the youngest institution that completed only six years to be awarded an 'A' grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Here are some of the highlights of the college:
|Highlights of Amrita School of Medicine, [ASM] Kochi
|Year of Establishment||2002|
|Affiliations||Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Bengaluru Campus, Bangalore|
|Accreditations||National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC]|
|Approval||Medical Council of India [MCI]|
|Amrita School of Medicine Kochi Infrastructure||Auditorium, Hostel, Labs, Canteen, Sports, Transport, Library|
|Amrita School of Medicine Address||Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Health Sciences Campus, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Elamakkara P.O. Kochi - 682 041, Kerala, India|
|Amrita School of Medicine Contact Number||0484-2858373, 0484-2858374|
|Email ID||[email protected], [email protected]|
|Programs||Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses|
|Fees Details||ASM Fees|
It also has an Anatomy Museum which has all the latest teaching devices and elaborate models detailing the different parts of the human body. The school offers various undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Medical Science and a five-and-a-half-year program in Medicine. The course involves both theory classes and practical sessions.
The school wants to be a Center of Excellence both in medical training and in the practice of medicine which will well prepare the students to play a key role at the forefront of their chosen profession.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has almost 18000 students with student body including NRI and foreign students. Amrita School of Medicine Ernakulam Kerala admission is open to students from all over the world. To apply for an exchange program in Amrita School of Medicine Elamkara Kochi, one must be enrolled in Amrita's partner university.
|Malardalen University, Sweden||Uppsala University, Sweden||University of L'Aquila, Italy|
|University Paderborn Federal Republic of Germany||University of Turku, Finland||Vrije University, Amsterdam, Netherlands|
|Sofia University, Bulgaria||University of York, UK||University of Limerick, Ireland|
|University Montpellier 2 France||Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium||Ecole Centrale Nantes, France|
|Ecole Centrale Paris, France||Supelec, France||Technical University of Munich, Germany|
|Politecnico di Milano, Italy||Università Degli Studi di Padova, Italy||Politechnika Warszawska, Poland|
|Universidad de Sevilla, Spain||Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya Barcelona, Spain||Politecnico di Torino, Italy|
|Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna, Italy||Grenoble Institute of Technology, France||KTH Royal Institute Of Technology, Sweden|
|Aachen University (RWTH), Germany||Helsinki University of Technology (TKK), Finland||Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Spain|
|Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands||Roma Tre University, Rome||Trento University, Italy|
|ENSICAEN – France||The Hague University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands||Telecom Ecole De Management|
|Telecom Sud Paris||Technische Universitat Munchen (TUM)||UPC|
|The University of L'Aquila||Mines Paris Tech||University of Groningen|
|University of Porto||Anglia Ruskin University||Oxford University|
|VU||Danish School of Media and Journalism, Denmark (DMJX)||Halmstad University|
|École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)||TU Delft||Aalto University|
|Grenoble INP||University of Trento||University College Dublin, National University of Ireland Dublin|
|University of Plymouth||University of Nice Sophia Antipolis||University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt|
|The University of Mannheim||Uppsala University, Sweden||Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)|
|University of Twente||Universitat Politècncia de València||Research Institute for Geo Hydrological Protection of the National Research Council|
|Ayurvedic Point SRL, Milan, Italy||University of Madrid||The University of Maryland|
|Marymount University||University of New Mexico||University of California Davis|
|UCLA Engineering - Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science||The University of California, San Diego||University of Massachusetts, Amherst|
|The UCLA Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, and Student Testing (CRESST) The United States of America||University of Guelph||Stevens Institute of Technology|
|Clemson University||Ryerson University||Wright University|
|Missouri University of Science and Technology||Stony Brook University||The University of Louisiana at Lafayette|
|Colorado State University||University at Buffalo||University of Georgia|
|Columbia University||Arizona State University||Oakland University|
|University of Wyoming||Northern Illinois University||Northeastern University|
|University of Central Florida||University of Missouri||The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro|
|Durban University of Technology||Doshisha University, Japan||The University of Tokyo|
|MIE University||Deakin University||University of Technology, Sydney|
|Australian National University||-||-|
Amrita School of Medicine Kochi Kerala comprises of various departments. The Medical Education Department was initiated on 22nd March 2018 along with the Second Revised Basic Course Workshop (RBCW) in MET (Medical Education Technologies). There are 8 MCI trained members in the department. The other departments are listed below.
Amrita University has been ranked among 601-800th in World University Rankings 2019. Amrita School of Medicine is also ranked 5th Best in India.
The university has 132 students intakes every year for 20 MD, 4 MS, 11 MD, 8 M.Ch and 8 PG Diploma Programs. NRI students can also apply to these courses online on the International Admission page on the official website of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. The following are the courses offered by Amrita School of Medicine.
|Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Surgery|
|Hand and Neck Surgery|
|Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy|
|Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation|
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy|
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
The MBBS course offered by ASM has a course duration of four and a half years and one year of Compulsory Rotatory Residential Internship (CRRI). The admission to MBBS is done based on the centralized list issued by the Medical Counseling Committee(MCC) after the results of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG.
The admission to MD/MS is done based on the centralized list issued by the Medical Counseling Committee(MCC) after the results of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) PG. The MD/MS course has a course duration of three academic years.
The admission to DM/M.Ch is also done based on the centralized list issued by the Medical Counseling Committee(MCC) after the results of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) SS. The DM and M.Ch courses offered by Amrita School of Medicine are recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
Amrita School of Medicine Kerala offers courses in the Medical stream. The fees for all the courses are based on the student's nationality. Amrita School of Medicine Kochi fee structure is mentioned below.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham at Kochi campus comprises of Amrita Institute of Medical Science (AIMS) along with the School of Medical Science, Centre for NanoSciences, School of Dentistry, College of Nursing, School of Pharmacy and School of Allied Sciences. The campus has also extended to the School of Arts and Sciences and School of Business as well. There are multiple facilities available that are listed below.
Amrita School of Medicine offers numerous courses in international standards. All these courses have different eligibility criteria and admission process. The eligibility criteria for courses in Amrita School of Medicine are mentioned below.
|MBBS / BDS / B.Pharma / BSc||
|MD / MS / MCh / MDS / MSc / M Pharma / Pharma DPB / MHA / MPH / MBA / PGDM / PGDRMS / M.Phil||
For all the courses in Amrita School of Medicine, the students should have appeared in national-level qualifying exams. The students from abroad should enroll in one of the Amrita's partner university such as University Of New Mexico (UNM), KTH Royal Institute Of Technology and so on.
The admissions are completely merit-based. The eligible students can apply through the official website. The candidates are selected based on the Amrita School of Medicine Cut Off. It also offers Study Abroad Programs. Students who take up Study Abroad Programs can be able to work under distinguished professors and gain knowledge and experience in world-class facilities.
All the expenses including tuition fees, accommodation and all travel expenses should be met by the students. The Study Abroad Courses also has the possibility of fully-funded Masters or Ph.D. programs.
Amrita School of Medicine, [ASM] Kochi Medical Courses and Fees Structure
|Diploma 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 35.07 Lakh|
|Doctor of Medicine [DM] 3 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 51.17 Lakh|
|Doctorate of Medicine [MD] 3 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 57.35 Lakh|
|Master of Chirurgiae [M.Ch] 3 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 55.50 Lakh|
|Master of Surgery [MS] 3 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 69.10 Lakh|
|MBBS 5 year(s) 6 month(s), Full Time||Rs. 90 Lakh|
In Amrita School of Medicine, students are provided a safe campus and attach great importance to the nature of lifestyle on the campus. Each student is provided with a cot, a table, a chair, a cupboard along with the following facilities.
ASM Hostel Fees:
The basic hostel fees for the students is mentioned below.
|Quota||Hostel and Mess Fees|
|Address :||Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, AIMS Health Sciences Campus, AIMS Ponekkara P. O.|