Have you passed 12th standard? Do you want to pursue MBBS after 12th standard? Or do you want to pursue MS, MD or any other PG Diploma (medical) course after completing MBBS? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, I’ve listed down some of the best medical colleges in Uttarakhand, India.
Government and private – I’ve covered both types of colleges in this post. The main aim of this post is to inform and educate you about the present status of MBBS education in the State.
MBBS is the most popular medical course in Uttarakhand. Each year, number of aspirants apply for MBBS admission. They rely on relevant entrance exams and merit based admission process to secure admission.
MBBS admission process is an extremely competitive affair. There is huge competition for Govt medical seats out there. You may also check – MBBS colleges in Chhattisgarh.
This post will help you choose the right college. Here, you will find the names of popular MBBS colleges in this state. Apart from the names of colleges, you will also find additional details such as – list of medical courses, their duration, eligibility criteria, scope, admission process and career prospects.
Let us check out the list of colleges now. Here it is –
List of MBBS colleges in Uttarakhand 2019
Here are some of the popular medical colleges in Uttarakhand –
- AIIMS, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
- Government Medical College, Haldwani, Uttarakhand
- Doon Medical College, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- Government Medical College, Srinagar, Uttarakhand
- VCSG Government Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Srinagar, Uttarakhand
- HNB Uttarakhand Medical Education University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences and Shri Mahant Indresh Hospital, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- Shridev Suman Subharti Medical College, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- Swami Rama Himalayan University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
- HIHT University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
The above list has not been ranked in any order. If you want to secure a Govt or merit seat, you must crack relevant entrance exam. As the name suggests, merit based admission process revolves around the relevant entrance exam.
Under this system of admission, seats are distributed among deserving candidates on the basis of their performance in relevant entrance exam. Some colleges are also known to carry out donation based admission process (under management quota).
The above mentioned medical colleges are known to offer different types of medical courses. Popular ones include – MBBS, MS, MD, PG Diploma programs, PhD programs etc.
Based on the format of the course, the above mentioned programs can be classified into the following types – Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree, PG Diploma, Doctoral Degree courses etc.
Based on the academic level, these courses can be classified into the following types – UG, PG and Doctoral Degree. UG stands for undergraduate level. PG stands for postgraduate level and Doctoral Degree courses are research based programs.
After completing MBBS course, you may register with the relevant chapter of MCI. After that, you may don the title of ‘Doctor (medical)’. After completing MBBS, graduates usually go for PG courses such as – MS, MD and PG Diploma programs. These PG programs are specialization programs. They help graduates specialize in different areas of medical science.
Doctors are usually hired by healthcare institutes such as – hospitals (Govt and private), clinics, nursing homes, rehabilitation clinics, community healthcare centers, rural healthcare centers etc. They may even start their own healthcare institute.