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Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh

About Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh


Government Medical College & Hospital Chandigarh was inaugurated by the former Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Chandra Shekhar. The foundation of this college was laid on 20 January 1991 in Sector 32. The college campus is spread around 36.09 acres of land which has been allotted by the Chandigarh Administration. The provisional affiliation for the MBBS course was granted to the college by Panjab University.

Since its establishment, Government Medical College has achieved many milestones. And as far as ranking is considered, it has been ranked among the top 25 medical institutions consistently in India. It now offers postgraduate courses as well with a total annual intake of around 40 students. It is located in the city of Chandigarh.

For GMCH admission the applications are done online. The campus is surrounded by green trees and shrubs all around. It has an amazing and inviting atmosphere for education from students all over the country. There has been a rapid increase in MBBS Students intake per year from academic session 2013-14 when the intake increased to 100. 

The College was granted provisional affiliation for the MBBS course by the Panjab University, for 50 admissions annually.

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Government Medical College & Hospital Highlights:

The college was established in the early 90s. More highlights about the university are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 1991
Affiliation  Panjab University Chandigarh 
Recognitions Medical Council of India [MCI]  
Infrastructure Library, canteens, skill labs, auditorium, lecture theatres  
Disciplines Medical and Surgical subjects as well as hospitality  
Address  Jan Aushadhi Store, 32B, Sector 32, Chandigarh- 160047 
Contact Details 0172 260 1023  
Programs Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate 
Email [email protected]
Website http://gmch.gov.in/

Government Medical College & Hospital Courses:

GMCH 32 offers courses in MD, MS, MD/MS. MBBS AND M.Sc.The list of offered courses have been mentioned below:

Course Specialization
MBBS -
MD/ MS Anaesthesiology, Biochemistry, Community Health & Administration, Forensic Medicine, General Medicine, Microbiology, Anatomy, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, ENT, Pulmonary Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynae, Dermatology & Venereology, Transfusion Medicine, Radiation Oncology, Radiodiagnosis, Psychiatry, Pathology, Pediatrics
B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Technology (X-Ray), Nursing, Ophthalmic Technique

Government Medical College & Hospital Facilities:

The institution started the following programs and facilities in various departments at GMCH, CHANDIGARH: 

  • Postgraduate Course, PG, in Radiation Oncology along with those Regular Seminars at GMCH, Chandigarh around the year 2018. 
  • It also started separate Registration Counters especially for Radiation Oncology Department facilities given by the institute in the year 2018. 
  • The institute started the Plaque brachytherapy, in association with the Ophthalmic Department at GMCH, Chandigarh from the year 2017.
  • All the facilities were expanded at RT, daycare & OPD of Radiation Oncology from the year 2017. 
  • It also arranged the facilities in the Office of the Radiation Oncology,  Seminar Room, Department Library, main rooms for Consultants, and their other requirements from the year 2014.

Government Medical College & Hospital Placements:

Some students have bagged placements abroad, mostly in the USA, generally with relatively higher percentile marks in the USMLE examination. In addition to this academic excellence, students of the College have consistently performed very well at different cultural, literary, and various sports activities. This Medical College has nearly about 250 teaching staff in the basic and other clinical departments in addition to the 70 junior residents. The faculty is very highly qualified and are selected directly or through PGI, Chandigarh, All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS), New Delhi, Directorate General of Health Services, New Delhi, and the states of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and J&K.

Government Medical College & Hospital Chandigarh FAQS:

  1. What Amount of Fees will be deducted on re-allocation of seat to the candidates in 2nd or 3rd round of Counseling?
    - No fees will be deducted on the re-allocation of seats to the candidates.
  2. How many fees are to be reimbursed if the candidate decides to resign during the counseling period?
    - A total of INR 24,000/- is to be reimbursed if the candidate decides to resign during the counseling period.

  3. What are the Courses offered at GMCH?
    - MBBS, MS, MD, MS/MD, and B.Sc  are offered at GMCH.

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Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Entrance Exams Details 2020

Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Government Medical College & Hospital Eligibility Criteria:

Admissions to Govt Medical College Chandigarh is strictly based on merit on the basis of competitive examinations conducted by CBSE and Combined Entrance Test conducted by the Panjab University or NEET.

Course Eligibility
MBBS
  • The candidates should have completed 12th from Panjab University or its equivalent The candidate must have a valid score in the NEET exam.
B.Sc
  • The candidates should have completed 12th grade from Panjab University or its equivalent The applicant must have pass individually in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English.
MD/ MS
  • The candidates should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline.

Government Medical College & Hospital Admissions:

The admission criteria of Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCH] Chandigarh is according to the Panjab University Norms. Online forms are available on the official website, all the updates regarding the scholarships and others are available on that website. Admissions are done based on a particular cut off.


Courses and Fees Structure of Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh

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Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,500

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Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,500
Doctorate of Medicine [MD]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 74,000
MBBS  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.20 Lakh
Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Surgery [MS]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,500
Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Paramedical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 38,000
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,500
Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Dental Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Dental Science [BDS]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3.80 Lakh
Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery [BHMS]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5.86 Lakh

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 2 Student's Reviews 8.5/10  
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This institute is recommended by 2/2 students
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Government Medical College and Hospital, [GMCAH] Chandigarh Ranking


Medical Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Outlook 10
India Today 15
The Week 20

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC, MCI.

Hostel Details


Government Medical College & Hospital Hostel Details:

GMCH Facilities include hostels for both boys and girls. The hostels have all the required facilities. There is a hostel facility for both boys and girls and the hostels have all the required facilities for students including various activities like sports.
Hostels provide good food and have the availability of freshwater, heater, washing machines, etc. single/ Double/ Tripple sharing rooms are available in the hostels.

  • Students get their personal rooms as well which gets vacant for new students around the month of December.
  • There are ACs, refrigerators, cooler, induction, etc, installed for the students.
  • The food is healthy and fresh.
  • The in-time is 9 PM at night for girls.
  • Since GMCH has zero-tolerance for ragging, so there is no chance of ragging in the hostel.

Facilities


Sports
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Contact Details and Location


Address : Sector- 32, Chandigarh

Student Reviews


Shreyas
Shreyas
M.B.B.S., batch of 2020
10/10
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.

CLUBS & 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.



Sahil
Sahil
Master of Surgery [MS] (Ophthalmology), batch of 2018
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The daily routine is good here. The quality and method of teaching are also good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Glimpse (College Magazine) is only literary activity is available here. My life in college is good.





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