Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

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Name of the College Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai
Also Known As KMC Chennai
Year Of Establishment 1960
Location (State/City) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
College Type Govt
Affiliated With DR. MGR Medical University
Approved By NMC
Course Offered MBBS, MD, MS
Total Intake 150
Official Website
Address Near Ega Theater, Kilpauk, Chennai
Contact Details 044 – 26412979

044 – 26431927

About  Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

The Government Kilpauk Medical college was in1960. The Integrated Medicine Course (MBBS DEGREE) was started. The first and second year GCIM students were given the option of joining the MBBS course, while the senior students were offered the D.M&S on completion of the course and bringing them into the Allopathic fold.

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1965 The College was recognised as Women Medical College and named as Government Kilpauk Medical College, admitting only women candidates for MBBS degree. Meanwhile, those who have completed GCIM, D.M&S were given the option to undertake condensed MBBS course at the Chengalpattu Medical College to obtain the MBBS degree and come into the fold of Modern Medicine

The women students agitated to have a co- educational institution and the erstwhile Government of Madras granted permission and both men and women were admitted to MBBS degree from 1967.

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Department / Specialities in  Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

  •                Anatomy                                                                Biochemistry
  •               Forensic Medicine                                                  Microbiology
  •               Pathology                                                               Pharmacology
  •               Physiology                                                              Community Medicine                       
  •               Cardiology                                                              Dental Surgery
  •               Dermatology & Leprosy                                          Diabetology
  •               ENT                                                                        Medical Gastroenterology
  •               Medicine                                                                 Surgical Gastroenterology
  •               Nephrology                                                             Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  •               Neurology (Medicine)                                             Rheumatology
  •               Ophthalmology                                                       Orthopaedics
  •               Plastic Surgery                                                       Medical Oncology
  •               Psychiatry                                                              Surgical Oncology
  •               Radiology                                                              General Surgery
  •               Thoracic Medicine                                                Urology
  •               Emergency Medicine                                            Paediatrics with Neonatology
  •               Neurosurgery                                                       Vascular Surgery
  •               Physical Medicine (PMR Dept)                            Microsurgery
  •               Radiation Oncology                                              Anaesthesia

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Facilities / Infrastructure in  Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

Central Library

  • of Books: – 21,451,
  • Text Books: – 14,204
  • of Reference Books: – 7102
  • of e-Books : – 145
  • of Journals subscribed annually Indian – 70
  • Foreign – 30


There are separate hostels for boys and girls

Lecture Halls             

Affiliated Hospitals

Kilpauk Government Hospital

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Eligibility & Admission Process for  Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

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.

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