JNMC is run by the Karnataka liberal Education Society. The Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College was established in the year 1963, at Belagavi and is the only quality medical educational institute in South India. The Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC) which was one of the constituent colleges of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, is now under KAHE i.e. Karnataka Academy for Higher Education, a deemed University, Faculty of Medicine. This College is affiliated to Medical Council of India. It also has students from U.S.A., U.K., Malaysia and the Middle East. The university campus is 3 km away from the main city. The special feature of this College is that it is one of the few medical colleges in this country entirely under the University administration.
The programmes offered here are : Under-Graduate Course, B.Sc., M.B.B.S., Bachelor of Physiotheraphy-(B.P.T.), Post-Graduate Course, M.D. and M.S., M.Sc. in Hospital Management, Master of Physiotheraphy - (M.P.T.). The Indian Medical Council recognizes the MBBS degree of this University. The main College building, the Hospital, the Residential Hostel (Hadi Hasan Hall and S. N. Halls) for students and the residences for the staff (Medical Colony) are located in one campus. The facilities provided by this college are :Unique Digital Library for the first time in India, a medical Education cell providing regular workshops for teachers, Silver Jubilee Guest House for visitors along with 8 other hostels for students.
It offers MBBS course of Four and Half Years and One Year compulsory rotating internship course. It also provides under-graduate and post-graduate medical education and research facilities in the College and the attached Hospital. Considering the admisions, it is open for both male and female candidates satisfying educational requirements of the University. Admission to the1st year MBBS is limited to 150 students.
For further details contact :
Principal, J.N. Medical College, Belagavi-590010, Karnataka, India.
Tel : 091 - 831 – 2471350;
Fax : 091 - 831 – 2470759.
Email : domejnmc[at]sancharnet[dot]in, jnmc[at]sancharnet[dot]in
Website : http://www.jnmc.edu
A.M. Shaikh Homeopathic Medical College (Belagavi):
Belagavi's A. M. Shaikh Homeopathic Medical College is the first college ever in India to acquire the ISO 9000 from the Germany’s TUV Management Services Gmbh. It is a trendsetter in many ways. The campus is located in the breathtakingly picturesque and cool climes of Belagavi can sweep away from their feet any of those who may have had any ignoble notions about homeopathy. Shaikh Medical College was the brainchild of Dr. A. M. Shaikh. The college management has invited the National Accreditation and Advancement Council (NAAC) to evaluate the college.
The most aspirants who want to be degree holders in Homeopathy medicine rush for Shaikh Medical in the western region of India. The college entrance proclaims its mission statement boldly in English, Hindi, Urdu and Marathi. Today the Shaikh Homeopathic Medical College teaches all that an MBBS student learns with Homeopathic medicinal system and has the state-of-the-art 125-bed Hospital with diagnostic and surgical facilities for radiology, physiotherapy, endoscopy, ophthalmology, dentistry etc. The major difference occurs in pharmacology where the homeopathy makes a drastic deviation from the very concept of therapy. At least ten allopaths with MBBS suffixed with their names could be seen among the faculty members.
For further details contact :
Address: A. M. Shaikh Homeopathic Medical College,
Ph.: 0831-473253, 470486
E-Mail : amshaikh[at]satyam[dot]net[dot]in