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The Best Medical Colleges (India & World)


You must have an idea of the best medical colleges in India and the world. Here we’ve discussed about both our country as well as the world. You’ll also get lists of the best medical colleges in Bangalore (Karnataka), Mumbai, (Maharashtra), Kerala, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu. Come along, let’s dive in.

Best Medical Colleges in World

Based on 7 major indicators as given below. Overall score (100%) is the sum of:

1) Academic reputation

2) Admission Eligibility

3) Specialization

4) Global reputation and influence

5) Annual tuition and fees

6) Research performance

7) Student satisfaction

The list of top 33 best medical colleges in the world

Fortunately, AIIMS & AFMC (India) are the only ones among the top colleges globally. Most others are in the US, some from UK, Australia and Canada. The link to the page is given in the last section.

Name of CollegeCountry      Score
Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineUS99.06
Harvard Medical SchoolUS98.13
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of PennsylvaniaUS96.75
NYU Grossman School of MedicineUS96.53
Stanford University School of MedicineUS96.15
Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and SurgeonsUS94.4
Mayo Clinic Alix School of MedicineUS93.69
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM)US92.08
UCSF School of MedicineUS91.26
Yale School of MedicineUS89.67
All India Institute of Medical SciencesIndia86.38
Oxford University Medical SchoolUK86.02
University of Cincinnati College of MedicineUS85.08
University of Cambridge School of Clinical MedicineUK84.96
Boston University School of MedicineUS84.75
Karolinska InstituteSweden84.64
Indiana University School of MedicineUS84.43
UCL Medical SchoolUK83.79
Baylor College of MedicineUS83.39
University of Toronto’s Faculty of MedicineCanada83.39
Melbourne Medical SchoolAustralia83.26
Armed Forces Medical CollegeIndia83.04
University of Virginia School of MedicineUS82.95
Faculty of Medicine Imperial College LondonUK82.87
University of Sydney School of MedicineAustralia82.8
GKT School of Medical EducationUK82.69
Case Western Reserve School of MedicineUS82.48
London School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineUK82.38
NUS Yong Loo Lin School of MedicineSingapore82.34
University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolUS82.24
McGill University – Faculty of MedicineCanada82.06
Seoul National University College of MedicineSouth Korea81.93
Medical Faculty – Heidelberg UniversityGermany81.82
Table 1: List of top 33 medical colleges in world

best medical colleges in india

Ten Best Medical Colleges in India

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences (New Delhi)
  • Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (Chandigarh)
  • Christian Medical College (Vellore)
  • National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore (Bangalore)
  • Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (Lucknow)
  • Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Coimbatore)
  • Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi)
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (Puducherry)
  • King George`s Medical University (Lucknow)
  • Kasturba Medical College (Manipal)

Fourteen Best Private Medical Colleges in India

  • Christian Medical College, Vellore
  • Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi
  • John’s Medical College, Bengaluru
  • Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai
  • The Christian Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum
  • Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore
  • JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysore
  • The Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore
  • Dayanand Medical College & Hospital (DMCH) Ludhiana
  • Dr. D.Y Patil University of Medical Sciences, Navi Mumbai
  • Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pondicherry
  • Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneshwar

Five Best Medical Colleges In Bangalore (Karnataka)

  • National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences (Nimhans)
  • Kasturba Medical College
  • St. John’s Medical College
  • JSS Medical College
  • Kasturba Medical College

best private medical colleges in india

Ten Best Medical Colleges In Mumbai (Maharashtra)

These are the top 10 government/ semi government medical colleges in Maharashtra.

  • King Edward (VII) Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai
  • Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai
  • Grant Government Medical College, Mumbai
  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital & Medical College, Mumbai
  • Government Medical College, Aurangabad
  • Govt Medical College, Nagpur
  • B. J. Medical College, Pune
  • Indira Gandhi Government Medical College & Hospital, Nagpur
  • Dr V. M. Govt. Medical College, Solapur
  • Government Medical College, Miraj

Thirty-four Best Medical Colleges In Kerala

  • Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut
  • Government Medical College, Kottayam
  • T D Medical College, Alleppey (Allappuzha)
  • Government Medical College, Thrissur
  • Academy of Medical Sceiences,Pariyaram, Kannur
  • Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi
  • Government Medical College, Ernakulam
  • Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, Kolenchery
  • Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College, Karakonam, Thiruvananthapuram
  • M E S Medical College , Perintalmanna Malappuram Distt.Kerala
  • Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla
  • Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur
  • Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur
  • Sree Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation, Trivandrum
  • Sree Uthradom Thiurnal Academy of Medical Sciences,Trivandrum
  • Kannur Medical College, Kannur
  • Karuna Medical College, Palakkad
  • Azeezia Instt of Medical Science,Meeyannoor,Kollam
  • KMCT Medical College,Kozhikode, Calicut
  • Sree Narayana Instt. of Medical Sciences, Chalakka,Ernakulam
  • Travancore Medical College, Kollam
  • Malabar Medical College, Kozhikode,Calicut
  • DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences, Wayanad, Kerala
  • Government Medical College, Manjeri, Malapuram Dist.
  • Painav, Idukki Government Medical College
  • Government Medical College (Institute of Integrated Medical Sciences), Yakkara, Palakkad
  • Al-Azhar Medical College and Super Speciality Hospital, Thodupuzha
  • Mount Zion Medical College, Chayalode, Ezhamkulam Adoor, Pathanamthitta
  • P K Das Institute of Medical Sciences, Palakkad, Kerala
  • S.R. Medical College & Research Centre, Akathumjuri, Vennicode, Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Believers Church Medical College Hospital, Thiruvalla, Kerala
  • Kerala Medical College, Mangode, Palakkad
  • Government Medical College, Parippally, Kollam


Nine Best Medical Colleges In Tamil Nadu

  • Madras Medical College – [Mmc], Chennai
  • Stanley Medical College, Chennai
  • Christian Medical College – [Cmc], Vellore
  • Coimbatore Medical College
  • Government Kilpauk Medical College – [Gkmc], Chennai
  • Chengalpattu Medical College – Kanchipuram Dt.
  • Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai
  • Madurai Medical College, Madurai
  • The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai

Ten In Kolkata

  • Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research-[Ipgmer], Kolkata
  • Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College & Hospital- [ Nrs], Kolkata
  • Calcutta National Medical College-[Cnmc], Kolkata
  • Medical College And Hospital-[Mch], Kolkata
  • Kpc Medical College & Hospital-[Kpcmch], Kolkata
  • West Bengal University of Health Sciences-[Wbuhs], Kolkata
  • National Institute of Homeopathy-[Nih], Kolkata
  • Rg Kar Medical College & Hospital [Rgkmch], Kolkata
  • Esi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science & Research-[Pgimsr], Kolkata
  • West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences-[Wbuafsc], Kolkata

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