Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital, Coochbehar, West Bengal

Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

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Name of the College Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital
Also Known As Maharaja Jitendra Narayan Medical College and Hospital, Coochbehar
Year Of Establishment 2019
Location (State/City) Coochbehar, West Bengal
College Type Government
Affiliated With West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata
Approved By NMC
Course Offered MBBS, Diploma
Total Intake 100
Official Website
Address Site-1, Vivekananda Street (Near Pilkhana), Khagrabari, P.O. Coochbehar, PS Kotwali, District Coochbehar Coochbehar – 736101 Coochbehar
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About Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

Maharaja Jitendra Narayan Medical College and Hospital, Coochbehar (previously known as Coochbehar Government Medical College and Hospital) is a new Government Medical Institute affiliated to WBUHS, established in this remote northern part of West Bengal in the district of Coochbehar. It started its humble beginning in the year 2017-18 with the upgradation of the existing District Hospital (MJN Hospital).

The institute started its official academic activities with the admission of the First batch of 100 MBBS students in 2019-20 session after having permission from the Medical Council of India. It was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of West Bengal, Smt. Mamata Bandyopadhyay on 22nd February, 2019 which is observed as the “Foundation Day” every year. 3rd batch of students will be admitted soon in the session 2021-22 after NEET counselling.

It is running various Paramedical courses under State Medical Faculty. It is likely to start various Post Graduate DNB Degree and Diploma courses (having approval of NBE) very soon (2021-22 session).

Our Mission

The mission of the college will be to provide excellent knowledge as well as rigorous training that will prepare the students to meet the professional and scientific challenges that will dominate the 21st century. The highest caliber faculty, high class education, research and patient care all serve to attract the most deserving students to this institution.

Our vision

To impart academic excellence in Medical Education. To practice medicine ethically in line with the global standard protocols. To inculcate high moral, ethical and professional standards among students and to improve their overall personality as well as inculcate compassionate behaviour.

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Department / Specialities in Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
  • Community Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • General Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Gynaecology & Obstetrics
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Radiodiagnosis
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Radio Therapy & Oncology

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Facilities / Infrastructure in Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

Central Library

The Central library spreads over an area of 25000 square feet with two floors. It has specialized collections of medical departmental books, journals & other resources ranging from printed books, e-books, and back volumes. The Central Library subscribes to national and international journals in print and e-Journals. Central Library is using In House Development Library Management software for Library automation and has implemented RFID technology with self-issue and return kiosk, WEB-OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue), and online renewal facility.


Separate Boys & Girls hostels are available within the Campus.

Lecture Halls

Skill Labs

Sports & Games


Medical Facilities

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Affiliated Hospitals for Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

Maharaja Jitendra Narayan Medical College and Hospital, Coochbehar

It is running a hospital of about 400+ beds with all the broad specialities, Emergency services & Investigation facilities including setups for Covid patients and Critical care facilities. It has a separate MCH Hub to take care of the mothers, new borns and critically ill paediatric patients. It has the unique facility for RT PCR testing laboratory working round the clock with an untiring efficient team.

It has done more than 3 lakh tests since its inception, which we can boast of and is a landmark performance in the state for the cause of Covid detection and management. It is well managed competently by our efficient Faculties, Medical officers, Paramedics and support staffs with their sincere efforts and experience. In coming days, it will be one of the premier medical establishment in this remote area of the state with state of art care and facilities.


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Eligibility & Admission Process for Coochbehar Government Medical College & Hospital

Eligibility MBBS

– Pass with minimum 50 % marks in Intermediate (Bi.P.C)

– Must Qualify in NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test)

Admission Process

Admission to the MBBS programme is based on candidates’ performance in NEET. Once the NEET results are declared, then the eligible candidates are called for counselling process.