Rural Medical College, Loni

About College

The Dr. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil Rural Medical College, since its inception in 1984, has been dedicated to serving society as a centre of excellence. Later, In 2003, Rural medical college attained the status of Deemed University. The college is focused on delivering meaningful medical education, research, and health care to society.

The medical college is affiliated with Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed University), Ahmednagar, and permitted an increase of seats from 125 to 200 by NMC.

It offers undergraduate course in medicine (MBBS) and postgraduate degrees (M.D/M.S), and diploma programs.

Dr. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil Rural Medical College, Loni, is also associated with other institutions:

  • Balasaheb Vikhe Patil Rural Medical College
  • Rural Dental College
  • College of Physiotherapy
  • Sindhutai Eknathrao Vikhe Patil College of Nursing
  • Centre for Biotechnology, and
  • School of Public Health and Social Medicine (SPHSM).
Campus facilities:
  • Central Library,
  • Lecture Theatres,
  • Practical Laboratories,
  • Skill Lab,
  • Computer Lab,
  • Auditorium,
  • Recreation Facilities,
  • Canteens & Mess.

Quick Highlights about Fathima Institute of Medical Sciences, Kadapa

College Name

Rural Medical College

Establishment of college


Affiliated Hospital

Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil Pravara Rural Hospital

Courses Offered

MBBS, B.Sc., M.Sc., MD, and MS

College location

PMT Campus, Loni

Institution type (management of college)

Private Trust

Seats offered for MBBS


MBBS entrance test


MBBS course duration

4.5 years + 1 year of internship

Estimated MBBS Course fee from Rural Medical College, Loni

INR 16,25,000 per annum


Courses offered

MBBS from Rural Medical College, Loni

  • The MBBS course duration is five & a half years (5.5 years), including a one-year compulsory rotatory internship.
  • Admission to the MBBS Course at Rural Medical College is through the National Eligibility Entrance Exam.
  • Rural Medical College has an intake capacity of 200 MBBS students.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum qualifications:
    • Candidates must have passed the HSC (or equivalent) examination with the subject Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English individually and a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology taken together. However, for backward classes, it is 40% marks.
    Entrance exam:
    • Candidates in the general category should obtain a minimum of 50% (40% in case of backward classes) marks in CET (Common Entrance Test) conducted by the Deemed University. However, admission will be based on merit.
    Age criteria
    Candidates should be either 17 years of age or attain this age as of 31st December of the Academic year in which admission is sought

Documents required

    1. NEET Exam Admit Card.
    2. NEET Exam Rank letter.

    III. Date of Birth Certificate

    1. Class 10th Certificate
    2. Class 10+2 Certificate
    3. Class 10+2 Marks Sheet

    VII. Eight (8) Passport size photographs.

    VIII. Provisional allotment letter generated online.

    1. Copy of identity proof (Aadhar/ PAN/ Driving Licence/ Passport)
    2. For NRI/ OCI candidates, the following documents are required:
    3. Passport copy of sponsorer
    4. Sponsorship affidavit (stating that the sponsorer is ready to bear the expenses for the whole duration of the study)
    5. Relationship Affidavit (Relation of Candidate with the sponsored)
    6. Embassy Certificate

Admission procedure

  • Step 1: Candidates are required to register for the NEET UG exam at and qualify for the exam.

    Step 2: Qualified candidates need to participate in common counselling for admission to MBBS Courses in all Medical Education Institutions, and they will be allotted seats.

    Step 3: Candidates allotted seats through counselling need to visit the college with their allotment letter and get their admission confirmation letter.

    • The State shall conduct the counselling for all admission to MBBS Course, and such Common Counselling shall be under the overall superintendence, direction, and control of the State.
    • There will be no U.G. admission being done at the college level. All admission will be made by the Commissionerate Common Entrance Test Cell, Mumbai.

MBBS fee structure


General category

NRI/PIO/FN/Management Category



Rs. 16,25,000

US$ 67,200

Rs.  5,000/-


Fees will be constant for the first three years, and after that, MBBS fees will be increased by 15% and 10%, respectively, for the said batch.

Eligibility fee will be charged 5% on tuition fees.

Scholarship Program

The rural medical college, Loni, doesn’t offer scholarships.


Rural medical college is attached to Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil Pravara Rural Hospital. The hospital comes under the Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Deemed to be University

The estimated tuition fee from the Rural medical college is INR 16,25,000 per academic year.

The admission process begins after qualifying for NEET. Once NEET is qualified, candidates need to participate in counselling and select the preferred college for admission.

Yes. College’s UG degrees and courses covered therein are recognized by NMC and thus eligible abroad as well.

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