About Sree Siddhartha Medical College and Research Centre, [SSMCARC] Tumkur
Sri Siddhartha Medical College (SSMC) was started in the year 1988 by Sri Siddhartha Educational Society (SSES). The Medical College and hospital is located in the outskirts of Tumkur city – 6 km from the city amidst green field in a vast campus of 220 acres of the side of Bangalore – Honnavar national highway and it is just 76 Km from Bangalore city connected by road and railway.
The climate is similar to Bangalore. There are 21 buildings with built-in area of about 73,875 sq. mt at the cost of about Rs. 20 crores, which include furnished quarters for staffs. There are separate buildings for pre and para-clinical departments, library and information center and SSMC Hospital
It is a private College offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses/Diploma courses. The PG/Diploma courses are recognized by the MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA. The College environment is conducive to learning. The College’s motto is Sabbe Loko Hitatthaya (Let all be Happy and Prosperous). This is what the College aims to achieve by imparting quality and wholesome education on the principles of Friendship and corporation to students to make them better-prepared citizens.
To work with motto of “Friendship, Philanthropic guide to the inherent talents of each student, to develop their skill and guide them to build all round personality with a aim of making them better citizens of the Nation”.
Sabbe Loko Hitatthaya (Let all be Happy and Prosperous)
Own Hospital and Research Centre:
SSMC has its own Hospital, which is equipped with all the facilities. It has separate building for OPD and causality with independent departments of Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, ENT, Dermatology, and Radiology with a capacity of 1350 beds. The hospital has qualified doctors and skilled nurses highly. There are a bank and post office in the premises. There is a canteen, hospital mess, fruit stall and a phone booth to cater the needs of the public. There are distinct Hostel services for UG, PG and NRI students is available with each hostel having its mess serving delicious vegetarian food. The College also has a Research Centre with research programmes on the subjects mentioned above.
B.H. Road, Agalkote
Tumkur - 572107
Karnataka , India
0816-2278867 , 2298045