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GSVM Medical College, Kanpur

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About GSVM Medical College, Kanpur

GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, is one of the finest Medical Colleges in Uttar Pradesh. It was established in the year 1955, This institution was inaugurated by Dr. Sampoorna Nand, Chief Minister of U. P on Dec. 13, 1959. To begin with, the college was affiliated to Lucknow University and later in 1968. and since then has been imparting equality education in various Medical Programmes. This College has been approved by the Medical Council of India [MCI]. It facilitates modernly equipped classrooms and focuses on the practical knowledge of the students. 

GSVM Medical College, Kanpur is named after Late Shri Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi, a great freedom fighter, who lost his life in Kanpur on March 1931. This was the first medical college of U.P. established in India, forming a landmark in the annals of medical education in the state of U.P. It is one of the five medical colleges in India established under the second five-year plan.GSVM Medical College Admission is based on the NEET score.

Late Dr. S.N. Mathur was the first Principal of this college. GSVM Medical College is situated in the heart of the historic and industrial city of Kanpur. The city of Kanpur is embraced by the holiest river ‘Ganga’ from two sides, northwest [Kalyanpur] and northeast [Jajmau].

The Medical College has a sprawling campus with hospital and college sections accommodated in huge buildings. The main college building looks like a huge Palace and it is the biggest amongst all medical colleges in U.P. The main hospital [L.L.R Hospital] along with its sister units e.g., Chest hospital, Infectious disease hospital, Maternity hospital, Children hospital, Cancer Institute, and Cardiology Institute, constitute the biggest patient care center in Asia.

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GSVM Medical College Highlights:

GSVM Medical college came into existence in November 1955 and its foundation stone was laid down by the first Indian President, Hon’ble Dr. Rajendra Prasad, on April 24, 1956.

Address GSVM Medical College, Swaroop Nagar, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh-208002
Year of Establishment 1956
Affiliations Lucknow University
 Training Programs Lab Technician Training
Programs offered  Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Super Speciality Courses GSVM Medical College Fees

GSVM Medical College Courses:

GSVM Medical College, Kanpur undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the discipline of Medicine. The following are the courses with specializations.

 Discipline Course  Specializations
Medicine MBBS -
M.D. Anesthesia
Community Medicine
Forensic Medicine
T. B. and Resp. diseases
M.S. Anatomy
Obs. and Gynae
PG Diploma DCH
D.M. / M.Ch. -
Diploma in Pharmacy -
Lab technician program Department of Pathology

Senior Residentship

Obs. and Gyane
T.B. and Resp. diseases
Cardiac Surgery
Cardiac Anesthesia
 Demonstratorship  Anesthesiology
Central Research Station 
Obstetrics and Gynecology 
Orthopedic Surgery
Radio Diagnosis
Skin and V. D.
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Community Medicine
Forensic Medicine
Radio Therapy
Tuberculosis and Resp. Diseases

GSVM Medical College Fees:

GSVM Medical College offers postgraduate, diploma, postgraduate diploma, and doctorate programs in the fields of medicine, paramedical and pharmacy. The GVSM tuition fee for the major programs is given below:

  • The tuition fee for the M.B.B.S program is INR 18,000 per annum
  • The tuition fee for the DM program is INR 24,000 per annum.
  • The tuition fee for all MD programs is INR 24,000 per annum.

GSVM Medical College Infrastructure Facilities:

The Medical College has a sprawling campus consisting of hospital and college sections. The GSVM infrastructure along with the main hospital also has the campus which includes a chest hospital, an infectious disease hospital, children hospital, maternity hospital, cancer institute, and cardiology institute, which constitute the biggest patient care center in Asia.

Central Library:

  • The central library in GSVM Medical College has a large collection of textbooks and reference books. It has a subscription for a large number of National and International journals. 
  • The library provides a textbook bank for poor students.


  • It is one of the biggest auditorium in Kanpur which has a seating capacity of 673.
  • It has a huge stage and facility for screening films.

Lecture Theatres:

  • Theatres in GSVM Medical college are fully air-conditioned, soundproof, equipped with audiovisual aids and a power backup.
  • It has a seating capacity of 300 students each.
 Other Facilities:
  • Staff club
  • Post office
  • Animal house
  • Tennis court
  • Swimming pool
  • Sports ground
  • Children school
  • College of Nursing
  • Badminton hall and gymnasium
  • Electricity
  • Water supply
  • Guesthouse
  • Staff Club

GSVM Medical College Departments:

Anatomy Bio-Chemistry Forensic Medicine Pathology
Community Medicine Radio Diagnosis Physiology Microbiology
Pharmacology Skin & V.D. E.N.T. Dental Surgery
Surgery Anesthesia Orthopedic Obstetrics & Gynecology
Medicine Psychiatry Pediatrics Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases
Ophthalmology Neurology Neuro Surgery Pharmacy

GSVM Medical College Placements:

As part of the syllabus, the GSVM Medical College will be having the internship during the course, which offers a better platform and since the college has its own hospital, during the course of the internship it provides a Placement for the relevant candidates.

GSVM Medical College FAQs:

  1. Where is GSVM Medical College located in Kanpur?
    - GSVM Medical College is located in Swaroop Nagar, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.

  2. What courses does APS University offer?
    - GSVM Medical College offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the medical discipline.

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Student Reviews

M.B.B.S., batch of 2021
  • We do have a strict routine. The attendence begins 5 minutes before the actual time of lecture.
  • Teaching is up to the mark but facilities are bit disappointing. Teachers often remind us of our duties and the level we are at.

Contact Details and Location

Address : Swaroop Nagar, Kanpur
Website :

Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is affiliated to Chhatrapati Sahu Ji Maharaj University - [CSJMU], Kanpur and accredited by MCI.


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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

GSVM Medical College Eligibility Criteria:

The courses offered by GSVM Medical College, Kanpur have different eligibility criteria which the students must have qualified in order to get admission in the college. The eligibility criteria for the courses are mentioned below.

Courses Eligibility
  • The Applicant must have PCB in their 12.
  • The Applicant must have appeared at a relevant entrance exam.
  • Admission is made through U.P. State Combined Pre Medical Test [CPMT] conducted by Director General Medical Education and Training, U.P. for 85% seats and All India Medical Entrance Examination [CBSE Examination] for the remaining 15% seats. 3 seats are reserved for nominees of the government of other states.
  • Reservation of seats for scheduled caste/ tribes and other backward classes are made according to state government guidelines.
  • Candidates are eligible for entrance to these courses after completing the internship.
  • Admissions are made through U.P. State Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination [UPPGMEE] for 50% seats of state and All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination [AIPGMEE] conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi for 50% seats.
  • Reservation of Seats[50% of U.P. state seats] for SC/ ST /OBC is made according to U.P. government rules.
PG Diploma Courses
  • The eligibility criteria are the same as for Doctor of Medicine [M.D.] and Master of Surgery [M. S.]
  • Admission is made through the U.P. State Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination [U.P. PGMEE] and All India Postgraduate Medical Entrance Examination [AIPGMEE]. Seats for PMS Doctors are filled by the government of the U.P.
M.Ch/ D.M.
  • Admission to these courses is made through All India D.M. /M.Ch. entrance test conducted by the Director-General of Medical Education and Training of U.P. state.
  • Candidates who have passed their M.D.[Medicine] or M.S. [Surgery] course are eligible for the entrance test.
Diploma in Pharmacy
  • The admission is through entrance test conducted by U. P. State Medical Faculty, Lucknow after passing 10+2 examination in Science with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
Lab Technician Training
  • The admission is through an entrance test conducted by U.P. State Medical Faculty, Lucknow.

Senior Residentship

  • The admission is through an interview in the Chairmanship of the Principal.


  • The admission is through an interview in the Chairmanship of the Principal.
  • Candidates who have passed MBBS and completed their one year compulsory rototary intenship are eligible to appear in the interview.

GSVM Medical College Admission:

Admission forms are available at the College. The Applicants are selected on the basis of their NEET score for an undergraduate degree and NEET PG score for a postgraduate degree. Admission intake is based on GSVM Medical College Cut Off.

Courses and Fees Structure of GSVM Medical College, Kanpur

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GSVM Medical College, Kanpur Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Doctor of Medicine [DM]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
Doctorate of Medicine [MD]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
Master of Chirurgiae [M.Ch]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
Master of Surgery [MS]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
MBBS  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
GSVM Medical College, Kanpur Paramedical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 48,000
GSVM Medical College, Kanpur Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Diploma in Pharmacy  2 year(s), Full Time
Doctorate of Medicine [MD]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details

GSVM Medical College Hostel Details:

The college has a sprawling campus with excellent infrastructure facilities consisting of hospital and college sections. The College provides separate hostels for boys and girls.

  • The Hostels are equipped with fans and study rooms.
  • The Hostel facilitates a recreational room for various indoor activities.
  • There are 9 hostels for medical students and resident doctors and one for diploma in pharmacy students of this college.
  • GSVM Medical College Facilities includes all the facilities like Central library, sports ground, gym, etc 


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