Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

  • India
Name of the College Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Also Known As GMC&ESICH Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Year Of Establishment 2016
Location (State/City) Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
College Type Government
Affiliated With The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
Approved By NMC
Course Offered MBBS
Total Intake 100
Official Website
Address ESI Hospital, Kamarajar Road, Varatharajapuram, Singanallur, Coimbatore 641015 (Tamilnadu) Coimbatore
Contact Details 0422-2574394-97 /

Dean of Government Medical college & ESI Hospital

Dr.M.Raveendran M.D.(G.M).,

Contact number – 0422 2598882

Mail id


About Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Singanallur, Coimbatore situated in about 38 acres of land. The Medical College has an attached hospital which has been in existence from 1971and has been providing dedicated care to patients. The hospital which had been run by Tamilnadu State Government has been taken over by the ESIC and is now run as a 300 bedded hospital. The hospital has facilities for Outpatient clinics in a new building and Inpatient care of the primary departments of General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics and other departments. X-Ray, Radiology, Scans, Lab facilities are available.

Old hospital is renovated and there is a new hospital complex also. The OPD and Casualty situated in a new block. Another hospital building has added. The Operation Theatre and Modulate OT situated in the new hospital. The well-stocked library situated in the College building. Classrooms are well built as per MCI norms. There is a separate Auditorium. All facilities made as per MCI norms.

Latest Updates:

The Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore started by the Government of India and subsequently handed over to the Government of Tamilnadu for the purpose of providing comprehensive quality healthcare to ESIC beneficiaries as well as for training the medical students into well-rounded medical practitioners.


To value academic integrity, morality and accountability. To encourage appreciation of intellectual excellence, innovation and creativity in the field of medical sciences. To impart professional competence and inculcate dignity, discipline and humaneness into all our students. To emerge as a world class institute in creating and disseminating medical knowledge and in providing students a unique learning experience in Medicine.


We aim to provide to the patients a comprehensive health care along with empathy and compassion. We aim to accomplish a process to advance medical knowledge in a rigorous academic and research environment. We aim to create centers of excellence in the emerging fields of Medicine.

Get to know more details about MBBS fee structure in India, check out complete information here

Department / Specialities in Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Departments | 1

Departments | 2

Also Check:

Facilities / Infrastructure in Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu


The college is equipped with highly modernised infrastructure and surplus faculty members to train and guide the medical students as per the norms of the Medical Council of India and the TN Dr MGR Medical University to which it is affiliated.
The college offers to the medical students a structured training program including didactic lectures, group discussions, problem-based learning skills, demonstrations, hands-on sessions, seminars, symposiums, integrated teaching methods, etc.

The college conducts a Medical Education Unit as per the norms of the Medical Council of India. The Medical Education Unit is constituted by expert faculty who are certified medical educationists and who are aware of latest technology and teaching methods in medical field. It aims to impart teaching skills into medical students so as to enable them become future teachers in medical field.


The college has a library that is stocked with latest edition of various standard text books and reference books of all specialties.


Hostel accommodation is provided to all male and female students who require the facility. The hostel runs a dining mess that provides clean, high-quality and nutritious food to the inmates.



Affiliated Hospitals for Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai

The need to have a separate Medical University in Tamilnadu exclusively to deal with medical education and research at Under graduate, Post graduate and Doctoral level was keenly felt for over a period of years and was under consideration of the State Government since 1980. The State Government appointed a High-Level Committee consisting of Dr. A. Venugopal, Dr. M. Natarajan and Dr. S. Kameswaran to go into all aspects of establishing a separate Medical University and make suitable recommendations to the State Government.

Latest Notifications:

Eligibility & Admission Process for Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

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.

Take a look at other NMC approved medical colleges in Tamil Nadu, check the details here

MBBS in India