Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Course:
Admission in KGMU is only through National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) there are 250 seats in through NEET UP.
The course structure and content is set according to the guidelines laid down by the Medical Council of India.
It consists of University Examination called “Professional examination”. Examinations include written, clinical and oral parts.
First professional: are devoted to the pre-clinical subjects - Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry and after this period of 12 months the 1st Professional examination is held. The maximum marks are 200 for each subject.
Second Professional: is examined in Pathology (150 marks), Microbiology (150 marks), Pharmacology (150 marks) and Forensic Medicine (100 marks). During this period student is also introduced to the clinical subjects through lectures and clinical postings by rotation.
Final professional examination is held in two parts. Internal Medicine including Cardiology and Neurology, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Psychiatry, Dermatology and Community Medicine through lectures, demonstrations and clinical postings.
Part-1 is held at the end of the 7th semester and includes the subjects of Community Medicine, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Orthopedics.
Part-2 of the final professional examination is held in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology.
According to the Medical Council of India, a candidate must have atleast 75% attendance in clinical postings and lectures and also have secured atleast 35% marks in the internal assessment to be eligible to be appear in the professional examination.