Kolkatta has the pride of having the first medical college established in 1935 by the British. The Calcutta Medical College was the foremost medical college that taught the Asian continent about the European medicines.
The medical profession was a crucial vocation as cracking medical entrance examination for securing admission in reputed medical colleges in Kolkatta was a daunting task. However, studying in Kolkatta Medical colleges is the choice of many even today and hence there is always a great crowd seeking admission to these medical colleges after the completion of 12th standard.
The eligibility to seek admission to BDS or MBBS course is to clear the entrance exam after 12th exams in science streams.
Kolkatta has adequate number of colleges teaching ayurvedic and homeopathy as well. Conversely, the medical colleges in Kolkatta offer ample opportunities to delve into this more demanded profession and serve people to cure their ailments.
The medical colleges that are prominent in this city include Calcutta Medical College, N.R.Sircar Medical College, Institute of Graduate Medical Education and Research, R.G. Kar Medical College, Calcutta National Medical College, and many more.
These medical colleges offer appropriate infrastructure such as laboratories and clinical equipments. The hostel facilities and food offered present a balanced nutrition and the students are given the required exposure during their training and internships.
|List of Medical Colleges in Kolkata|
|Colleges Name||Address||Phone No.||Fax No.||Websites|
|Kolkata Medical College & Hospital||88, College Street, Bow Bazar , Kolkata- 700012 , West Bengal||(033) 22414901 , (033) 22551500||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|BCB Medical College||513, Krishnangar Road, Barasat , Kolkata- 700125 , West Bengal||(033) 25425572||N/Afirstname.lastname@example.org||N/A|
|Janaki Medical College,||Green Park, Malda , Kolkata- 732103 , West Bengal||9733221615 , 9232786894||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|KPC Medical College And Hospital||1-F, Raja Subodh Chandra Mullick Road, Jadavpur , Kolkata- 700032 , West Bengal||(033) 24298030 , (033) 30016119 | 9874814223 , 9051914943||N/A||kpchospital@
|Medical College & Hospital||88, College Street, Chittaranjan Avenue , Kolkata- 700073 , West Bengal||(033) 22411891 , (033) 22412975||N/A||msvp@medicalcollege
|National Medical College & Hospital||24, Gorachand Road, Entaly , Kolkata- 700014 , West Bengal||(033) 22440122 , (033) 22440123||N/A||N/A||N/A|