The Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center is one of the first private colleges of medicine in Kerala, started in 2002 with the mission of ‘working towards an abundant living Knowledge Society through Science and Technology, improving Health Care for our immediate community, the state, the country, and the world at large. On the way forward, Pushpagiri believes it depends on the quality of health of its millions and the creation of a significant number of knowledge workers – both constantly facilitated by health research.
Due to the need to provide quality services for successful affordable health care services and products, various research programs are implemented through continuous research team. Pushpagiri continued to establish top-tier institutions in the field of health education for Nursing (2002), Pharmacy (2004), Dentistry (2006) and Allied Health Sciences (2008).
Table of Contents
1. Quick Summary
2. MBBS Course
3. Admission Procedure & Eligibility
4. NRI Quota Seats & Rank
5. Management Quota Seats & Cutoff
6. PG Courses
9. Affiliated Hospitals
10. How to Reach
|Total MBBS Seats:||100|
|Tuition Fees:||CatB(Mgmt) -Rs 6,16000; CatC(NRI) -Rs 20,00,000|
|AIQ Rellocation Fees:|
|Affiliated To:||Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur|
|All India Ranking:|
|Kerala State Ranking:||15|
|Recognition and Listing:||Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)|
|Affiliated Hospital:||Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital |
|Average Daily Out-Patients:||1500|
|Total Beds Available :||700|
|Post Graduate Courses :||19|
|Super Specialty Courses :||04|
|Other Names:||PIMSRC, PMSRC Thiruvalla, Pushpagiri Medical College Thiruvalla, Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, PMC Thiruvalla, Pushpagiri Institute Thiruvalla.|
|Address:||Near Pvt Bus stand, Thiruvalla, Kerala 689101|
|Contact:||+91 469 273 3761|
The MBBS course is a four and a half year period followed by a one year compulsory rotating residential internship. The lasting 12-month internship includes short courses in community health, medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, child health, orthopedics, emergency medicine and various specialties. All these are according to the guidelines of the Medical Council of India. Admission to the MBBS program is based on the candidate marks obtained in the NEET-UG rank held by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Thiruvalla annually in-take of 100 students for the MBBS Course and allotted through 15% as NRI Quota and remaining 85% for Management Quota which are conducted by Kerala State Quota Counselling
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 Procedure: It is compulsory for medical enthusiasts to appear for the National Eligibility and Entrance Examination (NEET) conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) after 12th grade who wish to get MBBS admission. All the Government, Private, Central and Deemed Universities will be based on NEET scores and the seats for all colleges / institutions / universities will be offered through counselling based on the eligibility Score/Rank, Preferences of colleges and seats available.
Admission to Pushpagiri Medical College, Thiruvalla is done through 85% for as Management Quota which is conduted by Kerala State Medical Authorities and balance 15% for NRI Quota filled by College Management. Contact the college authority for Management quota seats to know admission procedures.
NRI Quota Seats & Rank
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Thiruvalla has 15% MBBS seats allotted under NRI quota and the details for the same shown here. Seat matrix of NRI Quota is 15seats (2018)
NEET 2018 NRI Quota State Rank(Kerala) for Pushpagiri Medical College Thiruvalla:
|Category ||State Rank|
Management Quota Seats & Cutoff
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Thiruvalla remaining seats of 85% MBBS seats filled under Managament Quota Conducted by Kerala State Medical authorities and the seats are reserved following categories with Seat Matrix(2018): SM-21, EZ-03, MU-03, BH-01, LA-01, VK-01, BX-02, SC-03, ST-01, ZJ-1, ZP-15, ZQ-10, ZR- 01.
NEET 2018 Management Quota Cutoff for Pushpagiri Medical College Thiruvalla:
| Category ||Cutoff|
Abbreviation of the above terms are here. SM-State Merit, Ez-Ezhava, BH-Other Backward Hindu, BX-Other Backward Christian, DV-Dheevara, KN-Kushavan, LA-Latin Catholic and Anglo Indian, Mu-Muslims, SC-Scheduled Caste, ST-Scheduled Tribes, ZJ-Latin Catholics, ZP-Syro Malankara Catholics – Category-1, ZQ-Syro Malankara Catholics – Category-2 and ZR-Catholic Dalit Christians.
Pushpagiri Medical College, Thiruvalla has following Post Graduates courses offers and details for the same with intake seats for each courses shown below:
|MD||Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine||02|
|MD||Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine||04|
|MD||Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy||03|
|MD/MS||Obstetrics & Gynaecology||02|
NEET 2019 Cutoff Details – AIQ and State Quota
This year (NEET 2019) last All India Rank and NEET score cutoff can be found in MBBSCouncil Android App. This mobile App is updated regularly with current year MBBS Admission NEET cut off for PIMSRC Thiruvalla and other all medical colleges in India. By downloading this app, you can know the last(Cut off) for All India Rank, State Rank, Category Rank and NEET score of the candidate who got MBBS seat in Pushpagiri Medical college Thiruvalla.
The Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences has a central library of 1880 square meters. There are two types of reading rooms. In the reading room, where library books are kept, staff and students are not allowed to bring their books, they can only read library books. They can bring their books to the reading room in other reading rooms.It provides inside and outside reading room for students which has the capacity for 100 students each.
The BMC Library contains 11630 text books and reference books, especially with the latest edition books, 99 out of 179 journals and 80 foreign journals. Also, various e-journals and IP-based subscribing to computers from the Internet room.
Lecture & Examination Halls
PMSRC has 5 lecture theatres that are divided into 4 theatres for the Medical college and another one theatre for the hospital. Out of these 4 Medical college theatres, 3 has the seating capacity for 120 students and another one has 250 capacity. Then, Hospital theatre with a seating capacity of 120 students. All of these lecture theaters are fully equipped with audio-visual aids such as a microphone, LCD projector, overhead projector and E class Facility also available.
The Examination hall has the area of 422 sq.m. This is situated on the first floor of B- block of the campus with a seating capacity of 200. It also has an Auditorium that was built in 526 sq.m. with a seating capacity of 700. There is also senate hall and conference hall available with the area of 306sq.m and 85 sq.m.
Pushpagiri Medical College provide such facilities like Bank, 2 South indian bank ATM for 24 hour service, Post office, Optical store, General store, Day care, Transportation, Parking Facilities, Canteen, Chapel, Environment management system and 24 hours security facilities.
The campus of PIMSRC has separate hostel buildings for boys and girls. There are 2 separate hostel buildings are available for boys accommodation. A total of 346 boys can stay in the Boys Hostel building. It also has 3 separate hostel buildings for girls. A total of 368 women can stay in this hostel.The hotel offers good water and mess facilities.
Pushpagiri College hostel also has 100 capacity for Interns, 90 capacity for residents including PG, 296 capacity for nurses and 296 capacity for Teaching and Non teaching staff Residential quarters. Common rooms are also available in the hostel for boys and girls that has the capacity for 60 students.
PIMSRC Medical College has a Recreation facilities with television, music, indoor games and outdoor games with separate playgrounds. There is Football court, a basketball court, volleyball court and Cricket playground. Indoor sports facilities such as chess, carrom and table tennis are available at the hostel. The PMC campus has a well-equipped fitness center for boys and girls maintained by the hostel for student’s physical activities. There is well trained coaches and well equipped instruments available.
Pushpagiri Medical College hospital was started in 1959 by the Catholic Diocese of Thiruvalla as a small clinic with 8 beds in Cheru Pushpagiri Hills to provide maternity care to the rural people in and around Thiruvalla. As a starting point in achieving its objectives, the Society took over the ownership and management of Pushpagiri Hospital, which grew into the Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, a tertiary medical college. The teaching hospital of the Medical College hospital with total of 763 teaching beds. There are fourteen operation theatres available in the Hospital which is done with 71 operations.
The Emergency Department is the face of the institution to provide visibility and quick access and providing contemporary evidence-based management around the clock. Special cardiac care and mobile CCU ambulances are provided by the hospital for patients in need. Hospital services are made available to economically poor patients through various programs supported by the Government and Pushpagiri Medical Society.
The hospital has the most modern imaging facilities like Central Sterilization department, Pharmacy and Blood bank is also fully functional round the clock with the latest component separation unit. The hospital is a full-fledged tertiary care hospital providing outpatient, inpatient, emergency and trauma services. There is 6 Laboratories are available in the hospital. These Labs are fully automated and equipped with all modern machinery and equipment.
Health Centers – Primary Health Centers and Rural/Urban Health Training Centers
- RHTC – Punnakunnam ; located 22 kms from the college
- UHTC – Thiruvalla ; located 3 kms from the college
How to Reach
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center is situated at Thiruvalla city, Pathanamthitta district in the Indian state of Kerala. The city lies on the banks of the Manimala and Pamba rivers and is a landlocked region surrounded by streams and irrigating rivers. Tiruvalla is considered the “Land of Nonresident Indians” and is also famous for the Kathakali dance which is hosted every year.
The city has a well-developed transportation infrastructure and as the college is located within a city and the KSRTC bus station is 2 km from the college and takes 5 minutes to travel. Thiruvalla Train Station is one of Kerala’s main train stations, located 2.5 km away and takes 15 minutes by car. In addition, the nearest airports are Calicut International Airport, located 115 km on the north side of the college, which takes a 3-hour drive, and another airport from Trivandrum International Airport, in the southbound direction, 134 km away with 3 hours of travel. Both the Airports are well connected with Domestic as well as foreign countries.