KPC Medical College and Hospital is one of the state-of-the-art medical colleges founded in the capital city of Kolkata. KPC Medical College and Hospital was primarily established as a hospital in 2006. Later in 2008, KPC Medical College and Hospital started academic courses at distinct levels.
The medical college is popularly known as KPCMCH. This is a society, registered under the West Bengal Societies Registration Act, 1961. The parent society is formed by a non-profit foundation, sponsored and promoted by the renowned Orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Kali Pradip Chaudhari.
In 2008, KPC Medical College & Hospital was established and affiliated to the West Bengal University of Health Sciences and approved by the Govt. of West Bengal and recognized by the National Medical Commission (Earlier MCI), New Delhi.
As far as academic programs are concerned, KPC Medical College & Hospital is currently imparting advanced medical education to 150 MBBS Students. Apart from MBBS, Several clinical and pre-clinical seats are offered at the Postgraduate level.
All admissions are strictly provided on the basis of NEET scores followed by the counselling conducted by WBMCC. More details regarding admission, fees, etc are being explained in the following article.
|Name of the Institute||KPC Medical College and Hospital|
|Popular Name||KPCMCH Kolkata|
|Location||1F, Raja Subodh Chandra Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata- 700032|
|Year of Establishment||2008|
|Affiliated With||West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata|
|Approved By||National Medical Commission, New Delhi|
|Recognized By||Health & Family Welfare Department, Govt. of West Bengal|
|Courses Offered||MBBS, MD, and MS|
|Counselling Body||WBMCC, Kolkata|
KPC Medical College and Hospital Kolkata offer MBBS at the Undergraduate level and MD, MS at the Postgraduate level. Aspiring students need to qualify in NEET conducted by NTA followed by the counselling conducted by WBMCC, Kolkata.
To secure a seat in MBBS and PG Courses in KPCMCH Kolkata. The candidates need to hold certain eligibility criteria which are discussed below.
In order to take admission in MBBS and PG Courses in KPC Medical College Kolkata, Candidates are required to qualify NEET-UG or NEET-PG for MD/MS Courses. MBBS Program is well recognized by the NMC, New Delhi.
Students who wish to take admission in KPCMCH Kolkata, need to obtain the 50th Percentile for General Candidates, and for Reserved category students, the 40th Percentile is required. NEET qualified candidates have to participate in the counselling conducted by the West Bengal Main Computerised Counselling.
Admission to Govt. state quota can only be made by the state domicile candidates. In the case of Management seats, All India Quota students can approach, however for every MBBS Seat, the counselling authority will be the same.
Applying candidates can certainly visit the official website of West Bengal Main Computerised Counselling at https://wbmcc.nic.in.
As per the guidelines of the West Bengal Department of Health Education and the NMC, New Delhi, KPC Medical College & Hospital Kolkata Administration has reserved 33% MBBS Seats for the state merit category, and certain reservation is also marked for management quota.
As per the NMC guidelines, 15% seats are reserved for NRI Quota. Necessary details are mentioned below.
|Programs||State Quota||Management Quota||NRI Quota|
Being one of the premier medical colleges in West Bengal, KPC Medical College Kolkata offers Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery. The college offers an MBBS Program that carries a duration of 4.5 years of Academic Course and 1 year of Mandatory Internship. The entire duration of the course is 5.5 years.
Aspirants seeking admission to KPCMCH, Kolkata need to qualify for NEET-UG. Candidates are required to go through a centralized Counselling process conducted by WBMCC, Kolkata.
All rounds of Counselling are held online. However, if seats remain vacant after the Final/Mop-Up Round of Counselling conducted by WBMCC, Kolkata then Candidates are called as per their NEET Rank for the stray round of Counselling conducted by the college itself as per the guidelines laid down by the NMC, New Delhi.
The entire Counselling process has been discussed in the article. Candidates then need to report to the college with certain essential documents.
|Course Name||Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery|
|Duration||5.5 Yrs. including 1 year of Mandatory Internship|
Being one of the reputed medical colleges in the state of West Bengal, KPC Medical College & Hospital Kolkata has recently started postgraduate courses in medical sciences. The medical college offers MD Degree in 12 distinct branches.
It offers General Medicine, Pathology, Radiology, Psychiatry, Orthopaedics, and more specialties with a duration of 3 years. KPC Medical College Kolkata also offers MS courses in 4 Specialities. The duration of the course is 3 years.
Aspirants are supposed to have completed 1 year of mandatory Internship and must possess Provisional/Permanent Medical Registration from the respective medical council of the state before taking admission to any of the Postgraduate Courses in this premier medical institute.
|Course Name||Doctor of Medicine & Doctor of Surgery|
|Popular Name||MD & MS|
KPC Medical College & Hospital Kolkata a constituent of a non-profitable trust and affiliated with The West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata is offering several courses in distinct specializations in Medicine. Currently, the college is offering MBBS at the UG level.
Since the Postgraduate programs had started way back in 2010, so certain ‘Recognized’ seats in Pathology, Community Medicine, Obs. & Gynae along with General Surgery and Orthopaedics etc are being offered. Several seats are yet to be recognized from NMC, New Delhi. The courses and Fees are mentioned below.
|Particulars||Fees Per Annum|
|For State Merit Category (33%)||Rs. 2,85,000 /-|
|For Management Quota (52%)||Rs. 20,00,000 /-|
|For NRI Quota Candidates (15%)||Rs. 50,00,000 /-|
|Admission Fee (One-Time)||Rs. 50,000 /-|
|Security Deposit (Refundable)||Rs. 25,000 /-|
|Hostel Fee||Rs. 1,20,000 /-|
|Sports & Cultural Fee||Rs. 15,000 /-|
|Dermatology & VL||–||02|
|Obstetrics & Gynae.||–||03|
|PG Programs||Fee Per Annum|
|MD Anatomy, MD Physiology ,MD Biochemistry ,MD Microbiology ,MD Pharmacology||Rs. 5,00,000 /-|
|MD Community Medicine||Rs. 9,00,000 /-|
|MD Pathology||Rs. 13,00,000 /-|
|MD Dermatology & VL ,MD Psychiatry||Rs. 13,80,000 /-|
|MD Radiodiagnosis , MS Ophthalmology ,MD Anaesthesia||Rs. 20,00,000 /-|
|MD TB & Chest Disease , MD Paediatrics ,MS ENT||Rs. 20,00,000 /-|
|MD General Medicine ,MS General Surgery ,MS Obstetrics & Gynae ,MS Orthopaedics||Rs. 32,00,000 /-|
Being one of the top medical colleges in West Bengal, KPC Medical College Kolkata provides a stipend to the PG students right from the first year of their Academics.
All the Postgraduate students of KPCMCH Kolkata are entitled to receive a stipend per month throughout the duration of the course, decided by the College administration and as per the guidelines formulated by the National Medical Commission, New Delhi.
All the MD/MS Students are eligible for a monthly stipend as below.
|Year||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Amount in INR||29,860/Month||32,156/Month||34,453/Month|