About TD Medical College, [TMC] Alappuzha
T.D. Medical College is the 1st Medical college in the state which was started under Private Management . This Medical college is situated in the suburban area of Vandanam, 9 km south of the Alappuzha (previously Alleppey) town, facing the NH 47, in Alappuzha district of Kerala State, South India. The initials T.D. stand for Thirumala Devaswom, which in Sanskrit means belonging to the Lord of Thirumala, since this Medical College was started in 1963 under the patronage of the T.D. Temple at Anantha Narayana Puram of Alappuzha.
The first batch of MBBS classes were started in August 1963 for 50 students. The Kerala government had agreed to upgrade the district headquarters hospital at Alappuzha and handed it over to the Medical College management, to be used as teaching hospital for the medical students and Government Order No.G.O.(MS).263/73/HD dt. 23rd October 1973 was issued accordingly. Thus this became the 4th Government Medical College in the state.. T.D. Medical College is a rapidly growing Medical College in the state as a centre of excellence in every field of modern medicine. This is the lone Medical College in the state which would have the Medical College and College Hospital on the side of National Highway.
To provide best Health Care facilities to the people of Kerala by developing this Institute as a Centre of Excellence in every aspects of Modern Medicine.
- To have a state of the art Medical College fully equipped in all respect.
- To produce excellent Medical professionals with strong academic base and sound technical competence who can effectively serve the community.
- To make it a Pioneer Medical Institution at par with the best Medical College of the Country.
Why Join T D Medical College (TDMC)?
One of the state’s best Medical College: Tirumala Devaswom medical College is producing some of the talents doctors and medical professionals from Kerala for past five decades and still continuing to churn highly talented individual to serve people.
Wide range of departments: TDMC has numerous departments for learning and training starting from Anesthesiology to Urology. The total department strength includes 42. Some of the program that is offered by the institute are M.B.B.S, MD, MS, DM, M.Ch, BDS, BSc and MSc Nursing. Each year ample number of students are granted seats in the institute while it produces some of very talented graduates.
Central library for reference and additional learning: Central library is located in the ground floor of the admin block sprawling over 7198 sq ft area furnishing more than 20,362 books, 550 volumes, 16580 text books, 3232 book banks, 10 floppy discs, 56 compact discs along with subscription of15 foreign journals and 19 Indian journals annually.
- Cardio Thoracic Surgery
- Community Medicine
- Dermatology and Venerology
- Forensic Medicine
- General Medicine
- General Surgery
- Genito Urinary Surgery
- Infectious Diseases
- Neuro Surgery
- Obstetrics & Gynaecology
- Oto-Rhyno Laringology
- Paediatric Surgery
- Physical Education
- Physical medicine & Rehabilitation
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Radiation Physics
- Transfusion Medicine & Immunohaematology
Facts & Figures :-
||Kerala University of Health and Allied Sciences
||Indian Medical Council
|How to Reach
||92 kms from Cochin airport, 9.2kms from Alappuzha Railway station
and 18.1kms from Alappuzha Bus station
For more details about admission please contact :-
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