Kilpauk Medical College in Chennai is one of the premier Government medical institutions in Tamil Nadu, Which is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR.Medical University. This college was started in 1960 and recognised as women’s college, in the beginning, both men and women were admitted from 1967. The college offers a number of PG and UG programs. It is notable for its excellent training and infrastructure facility and patient care.
Table of Contents
1. Quick Summary
2. MBBS Course
3. Admission Procedure & Eligibility
4. All India Quota Seats and Cutoff
5. Tamilnadu State Quota Seats and Cutoff
6. PG Courses
9. Affiliated Hospitals
10. How to Reach
|Total MBBS Seats:||150|
|Tuition Fees:||Rs 13600|
|Affiliated To:||The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai|
|All India Ranking:||52|
|Tamilnadu State Ranking:||3|
|Recognition and Listing:||Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)|
|Affiliated Hospital:||Kilpauk Government Medical College Hospital|
|Average Daily Out-Patients:||5433|
|Total Beds Available :||530|
|Other Names:||GKPMC, Kilpauk medical college Chennai, Government Medical College Kilpauk Chennai, Chennai Kilpauk Government Medical College.|
|Address:||Kilpauk Medical College, 822, Poonamallee High Road, Near Ega Theatre, Kilpauk, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600010|
|Contact:||044 – 26412979|
MBBS Course has a total of 150 seats which are divided as 15% All India quota and 85% Tamilnadu state quota.
Admission Procedure and Eligibility
Eligibility: 17 years of age or above as on 31-Dec of the admission year. The maximum age limit to Study MBBS course is 25 years. All Higher Secondary School Students with 10+2 in science stream including biology or biotechnology along with Physics and Chemistry with a minimum of 50% marks are eligible(In case of SC/ST, 40% in board exams; 45% for OBC Category)
Admission to KPMC is done either through All India Medical Counselling for All India Quota(15% of MBBS seats) or through Tamilnadu State medical counselling(85% quota) conducted by state medical authorities.
All India Quota(AIQ) MBBS Seats :
KPMC has a total of 22 Seats for AIQ which are reserved under UR, SC and ST categories as follows. UR – 17, SC – 3, ST – 1, GN PH – 1
NEET 2017 All India Cutoff for Kilpauk Medical College:
| Category || NEET Cutoff|
State Quota MBBS Seats:
KPMC has a total of 126 MBBS seats available under TamilNadu state quota which are reserved under the categories OC – 40, BC – 32, BCM – 4, MBC – 26, SC – 19, SCA – 4, ST – 1
NEET 2017 Tamilnadu State Quota Cutoff of Kilpauk Medical College:
| Category || NEET Cutoff|
NEET 2018 Cutoff Details
This year (NEET 2018) last All India Rank and NEET score cutoff can be found in MBBSCouncil Android App. You can download the app by clicking here. The app provides counselling guidance for MBBS Admission.
Kilpauk Medical College has 55 PG seats under MD courses and 35 PG seats under MS courses and 26 seats under 5 super speciality courses.
|Type||PG Course||Total Seats|
|MS||Obstetrics & Gynaecology||7|
Kilpauk Medical College having two examination halls, one with 1200 sqm and 750 capacity and other one has 350 capacity with 800sqm. There are four lecture halls available each with 180 capacity. It has one newly constructed Auditorium which can accommodate 750 students. It has separated common rooms for both boys and girls with attached toilet.
Library of Government Kilpauk Medical College of Chennai has working Hours 8.00 A.M to 8.00 P.M. It has 19,764 books. There are 70 Indian and 30 English Journals are subscribed annually. It has two reading rooms each with 150 seating capacity. Chennai Kilpauk Medical College have availability of E-Library, Internet, Television, Video -cum- recorder. It has offered 2 reading rooms for students and 1 stock rooms for books.
Kilpauk Government Medical College Men’s hostel has a total of 100 -rooms in five blocks, including UG and P.G. block. There are 15 -single Rooms, and 25 -double occupancy Rooms, and 60- triple occupancy Rooms. This Hostel has 48- Bathrooms and 51 -Toilets.Kilpauk Medical College of Chennai’s Ladies Hostel consists of 90 – rooms including double Rooms and 6 – triple Rooms with three floor. women hostel has 18- Bathrooms and 18- Toilets. Rent of the Government Kilpauk Medical college is too low. The hostel fees are Rs 40 per day for single Rooms, Rs.25/ for Double Rooms, Rs.20 for Triple Rooms.
The other charges include Electricity charges ofRs.125/month, Rs.125/month for Water charges, and Rs.125/month for Establishment Charges per student. Kilpauk Medical College’s hostel Mess Charge for Undergraduate Rs.39/- per day per Student, for Postgraduate Rs.40/- per day per Student. Both Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian food is available in the mess. The hostel is equipped with a reading hall, TV Hall, gymnasium, refrigerator and washing machines for students to use.
Kilpauk Medical College is affiliated to four hospitals excluding the Kilpauk medical college hospital. They are Government Royapettah hospital, Thiruvoteeswarar Govt Hospital of Thoracic Medicine-Otteri, Govt Peripheral Hospital-Anna Nagar, Govt. Peripheral Hospital-K.K.Nagar.This Hospital has 530 beds. It has been receiving 5433 outpatients per day. Kilpauk Medical College Hospital is famous for two specialities. It has a special ward with close to 50 beds for treating burns and acids. This hospital has 24 operation theatres, which are divided into 21 major and 3 minor operation theatres.
Health Centres – Primary Health Centres and Rural/Urban Health Training Centres
- RHTC – Nandhivaram located 20 kms from the college
- UHTC – Shenoy nagar located 03 kms from the college
How to Reach
The Kilpauk medical college has metro railway station connected directly to Central Railway Station, Chennai. The medical college is less than 5 Kms away from Chennai Central as well as Egmore railway station and well connected by local electric train and bus. The medical college is 17 Kms away from the Chennai International Airport and it is connected by metro rail through Alandur Railway station.