Established in 1997, Katuri medical college is promoted by Vignan Educational Foundation. The college is affiliated with the NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, and is also associated with the International Medical and Technological University.
The Katuri medical college aim is to promote the best medical education to the students and produce doctors with global standards. Currently, KMC is collaborating with international medical companies, hospitals, institutes and successfully delivering innovative technologies. Katuri Medical College is focused on meeting the health needs of society locally and globally.
The university offers B.Sc. Nursing, MBBS at the undergraduate level and Diploma, M.Sc. Nursing, MS, and MD courses at the postgraduate level.
College infrastructure is built in an area of 20,960 sq m. Further there is a separate hospital building established in 72,408 sq mt area. Katuri Medical College provides many facilities to the students, staff, and faculty members. Some of the facilities include:
|College name||Katuri Medical College, Guntur|
|Establishment of college||1997|
|Affiliated Hospital||Katuri Medical College and Hospital|
|Courses Offered||MBBS, MD, MS, Diploma, B.Sc. nursing, M.Sc. nursing|
|College location||Katuri Nagar , Chinakondrupadu, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India – 522019|
|Total Student Enrollments||220|
|Seats offered for MBBS||150|
|MBBS entrance test||NEET – UG|
|MBBS course duration||5 years and 6 months (including 1 year of internship)|
|Estimated MBBS Course fee from Katuri Medical College, Guntur||INR 13 lakh every year|
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Step 1: The admission process is simple; the first step is to qualify for the NEET examination.
Step 2: The candidates must register online at Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences for the counselling process and choose the colleges they want to join.
Step 3: After counselling, candidates can apply at the college website by filling out the admission application form and submitting the fees. The college will allot seats and perform document verification. Eligible and selected candidates are required to pay fees to start their education at KMC college.
|Category||MBBS fee every year (In Rs.)|
|Admission processing fees||10,000|
|Library, sports, and cultural||45,000|
Students are eligible for various government, non-government, industry-sponsored, or alumni-sponsored scholarships and financial aid through Katuri Medical college. However, applicants must meet the eligibility criteria set by the university to qualify for scholarships.
KMC has a scholarship program named Jhanabhumi Scholarship under the AP EPASS Scholarship. To avail of the scholarship, the candidate must have obtained 80% marks in class 12th, and the annual income should not exceed 1 lakh.
The college offers various MBBS, MD, MS, Diploma, B.Sc. nursing, and M.Sc. nursing courses for medical students.
A student has to appear and qualify for the National Eligibility and Entrance Examination (NEET) conducted after 12th grade who wishes to get MBBS admission.
The MBBS fee from the college is around Rs. 13 lakh per year.
The Katuri medical college permits 150 students for the MBBS course to admit every year.