Government Kilpauk Medical College or GKMC is a premier government medical institution in India. The college offers an MBBS under its UG wing, and Post Graduate Diploma, MD, and MS in various specializations at the PG level. It also offers super-specialty programs namely DM and M.Ch in various medical specializations. Admissions to both UG as well as PG courses are solely based on marks obtained in National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test or NEET. 

Govt Kilpauk Medical College Highlights

Established | Institute Type  1960 | Public
Affiliated to  The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University
Approved by  Medical Council of India
Entrance Exam  NEET UG, NEET-PG, and NEET SS
Courses Offered  MBBS, Post Graduate Diploma, MD, MS, DM, and M.Ch
Application Mode  Online 
Admission Criteria  Merit-based & Entrance Test 
Campus Area  8 Acres 
Facilities Available  Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports, et
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Govt Kilpauk Medical College Courses

GKMC provides a number of UG programs like MBBS and 10 paramedical courses in addition to PG programs like 6 PG diploma courses, 10 MD courses as well as 5 super specialty programs. 

Course Details
MBBS  Duration: 4.5 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 50%
Selection Criteria: NEET
Fees per Annum: INR 23725
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Paramedical  Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 50%
Specializations: Cardiac Sonography Technician, ECG/Treadmill, Emergency Care Technician, Anaesthesia Technician, Dialysis Technician, Respiratory Therapy Technician, Orthopaedic Technician, Theatre Technician, Certificate Radiological Assistant and Diploma in Medical Lab Technology 
PG Diploma Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: MBBS
Specializations: Anaesthesia, Clinical Pathology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, and Child Health
Fees per annum: INR 39050
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MD Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: MBBS
Specializations: General Medicine, Pathology, Microbiology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Physiology, Paediatrics and Anaesthesiology
Selection Criteria: NEET PG
Fees per annum: INR 47350
MS Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: MBBS
Specializations: General Surgery, E.N.T, and Ortho
Selection Criteria: NEET PG
Fees per annum: INR 47350
DM Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: MD / MS
Specializations: Gastroenterology and Nephrology
Selection Criteria: NEET SS
Fees per annum: INR 61950
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M.Ch Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: MD / MS
Specializations: Urology, Plastic Surgery, and Surgical Oncology
Selection Criteria: NEET SS
Fees per annum: INR 61950
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Govt Kilpauk Medical College Admissions

The admissions to both UG and PG courses will be done solely based on marks obtained in NEET UG and NEET PG respectively after the candidate has fulfilled the necessary eligibility criteria. Admissions to the Super Speciality course is based on the NEET SS examination. Applications are accepted online. 

How to Apply?

  • Visit the university’s official website.
  • Candidates can fill the application form available on the official website.
  • Submit the application form along with the required fee to complete the registration process.
  • Non-refundable Application fee for MBBS is INR 1400 and for MS/ MD/ DM/ M.Ch/ PG Diploma is INR 1600.
  • Submit the registration fee of application form and eligibility certificate through an online payment gateway for students.

Documents Required

The documents required at the time of admissions are as follows:

  • NEET Admit card
  • NEET Registration paper
  • Allotment letter 
  • Education Degree Certificates
  • Caste certificate 
  • Aadhar card
  • Residence certificate
  • Migration certificate 

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Govt Kilpauk Medical College Facilities

GKMC provides adequate facilities ensuring the comfort and quality education of the students. Some of the facilities provided by the college include:

  • Hostels: Hostels for both women and men are provided. The women’s and men’s hostels have an intake capacity of 129 and 229 students respectively. Both the hostels are provided with double and triple rooms, overhead tanks, and electric motors. It also provides other basic facilities like kitchen, dining hall, bathrooms, badminton court, indoor games, guest rooms, internet/ Wi-Fi, and so on.
  • Central Library: The e-library of the college is fully functional. There are roughly about 17,000 books and also other facilities like the Internet (Dial-up), Television, Video-cum-Recorder, and Xerox copying. There are 2 rooms and also a Stack Room which is further used to stack 10,000 back volumes of periodicals and old books.
  • Lecture Halls: There are around 13 lecture halls for various departments with a total intake capacity of 1620 students. The lecture halls are well furnished with air conditioning and quality sound systems.
  • Canteen: The campus has three main canteens for snacks, vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals, coffee, tea, ice cream, pizzas, burgers, noodles, etc.
  • Sports: Various indoor and outdoor sports facilities are provided to the students so that they recharge and freshen up their minds in between their busy schedules.
  • Hospital: The hospital is present within the same campus of the college and it contains all the facilities like proper medical equipment, an adequate number of medical staff like doctors, nurses, technicians as well as the availability of all necessary medicines in the pharmacy.
  • Guest House: Guest houses are provided for the parents and guardians of the students and have a nominal rent. The guest house has all the necessities in it.
  • Transportation: The college has an adequate number of buses for the students and staff members.

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Govt Kilpauk Medical College Faculty

The college has got an adequate number of faculties in several departments who are well trained with degrees from reputed universities, ensuring imparting good quality medical education to all the students. The total faculty includes: 

  • 28 professors
  • 178 assistant professors 
  • 23 tutors 

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Govt Kilpauk Medical College FAQs

Ques. Is there a dress code for the students studying in college?

Ans. There are no specific uniforms provided to the students but they are expected to wear formal clothes which do not involve leggings, jeggings or jeans.

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Ques. What was the cut-off in 2019 for MBBS? 

Ans. The cut-off is mentioned below: 
Category  Cut-off
General 1867-3056
SC 34407
ST 52599

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Ques. How do NRI students apply for admission? 

Ans. Eligible NRI candidates can fill the application available on the official website. Submit application and eligibility fee amount of INR 10,000 through Demand draft in the favor of The Registrar Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai.

Ques. What are the important dates to keep in mind? 

Ans. The important dates for examinations and admissions include: 
Event Date
NEET UG Application 08 Feb - 12 Mar 2020
NEET PG Exam 06 May 2020
NEET PG Application 26 Sep - 27 Nov, 2019
NEET PG Exam 07 Jan 2020

Ques. How do we contact the college for further details? 

Ans. You can contact them at 044 – 26412979 or email them at