St. John's Medical College, Bangalore
Year Founded: 1963
Affiliation: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Contact No: 080 - 22065101
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Location: Sarjapur Road , Bangalore, Karnataka, India - 560034
St. John's Medical College, Bangalore was established in 1963. The College is one of India's premier medical institutions. The college is part of the St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences run by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India. The college annually accepts 60 students for the MBBS undergraduate course based on a national entrance exam.
The college also accepts over 30 postgraduate students to a number of medical specialties. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council, a Review Committee of the University Grants Commission, has recognized the excellence of St. John's Medical College and Hospital and accorded it with a 5 star grading.
Five years after it was established, the St' John's Medical College moved into a huge 160-acre campus in June 1968. The present site of the campus is situated on the outskirts of Bangalore, better known as the Silicon Valley and Garden City of India. The campus houses a teaching centre with lecture theatres, pre-clinical departments, para-clinical departments, students' hostels, workshop and staff quarters.
Along with student hostels, staff quarters and lecture theatres, the huge St. John's campus at Bangalore houses a 800-bed hospital along with staff quarters for resident nurses and medical professionals. The hospital has expanded since 1973 to include another wing, a department for outpatients, a number of specialty departments and medicinal facilities.
Courses offered by St. John's Medical College, Bangalore