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Established on September 29, 1950, Government Medical College (GMC), Patiala is the second oldest college in the State of Punjab. The college’s mission is to be a globally acclaimed institution that is recognized for excellence in medical education, scientific research, and medical care. The college serves a population of 20 lakhs. The college also supports various kinds of research for new diseases. 

Government Medical College is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Medical Sciences. All the courses provided by the college are approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the college is approved by UGC. 

The college offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs in courses like MBBS, B.Sc, MD, and MS. Also, the college functions in some super specialty departments.

Admission to the programs is granted on the basis of NEET UG/PG. For Diploma courses, admissions are done based on the merit list issued by the college.  

GMCP Highlights

Established 1953
Type Public
Affiliated To Baba Farid University of Medical Sciences, Faridkot
Approved By Medical Council of India (MCI)
Courses Offered MBBS, B.Sc, MD, ms
Admission Criteria Merit-based, Entrance-based
Entrance Test NEET UG, NEET PG
Mode of Education Full time
Application Mode Online
Official Website https://gmcpatiala.com/#

GMCP Awards and Recognition

GMCP has been recognized on different occasions for its work in the field of education, placements, research, and some more. A portion of the rankings and awards got by the university are referenced beneath. 

  • The college has won Membership of the National Academy of Medical Sciences three times in succession. 
  • The college has won Global On-Line Fellowship (GOLF) of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies (IFHNOS) with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) USA. 
  • The college has accomplished a fellowship in the Hernia Task Force of SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons). 
  • Different fellowships incorporate the Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine and Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons.

GMCP Courses 

Courses Details
MBBS Duration: 5.5 years
Eligibility criteria: The candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized or equivalent state board in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology and English as compulsory subjects. The candidates must have obtained a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST) marks in the qualifying examination in PCB taken together.
Selection criteria - Based on NEET or PPMET score followed by the national level counseling
B.Sc Duration: 3 years
Eligibility criteria: The candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized or equivalent state board in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology and English as compulsory subjects. The candidates must have obtained a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST) marks in the qualifying examination in PCB taken together.
Selection criteria - Based on NEET or PPMET score followed by the national level counseling
Specializations: Nursing, Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry
Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria: The candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized or equivalent state board in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology and English as compulsory subjects. The candidates must have obtained a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST) marks in the qualifying examination in PCB taken together.
Selection criteria - Based on NEET or PPMET score followed by the national level counseling
MD Duration: 3 years
Eligibility criteria: Candidates must have completed MBBS from a recognized university along with one year of internship.
Selection criteria - Based on score in NEET-PG followed by counseling
Specializations: Anesthesiology, Biochemistry, Forensic Medicine, General Medicine, Pediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Radiology, Community Medicine/SPM, Pulmonary Medicine, Gynaecology and Obs, Physiology, Microbiology, Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy
MS Duration: 3 years
Eligibility criteria: Candidates must have completed MBBS from a recognized university along with one year of internship.
Selection criteria - Based on score in NEET-PG followed by counseling Specializations: General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Biochemistry, Anatomy
Diploma Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria: Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary Examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Biotechnology as compulsory subjects with 50% aggregate marks. For the candidates belonging to SC/ ST, the minimum qualifying marks in PCB is 40%.
Selection criteria - Based on merit in the qualifying examination
Specializations: Medical Lab Technology, Pharmacy, Radiography

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GMCP Admissions

For Diploma courses, admissions are done based on the merit list issued by the college. Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary Examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Biotechnology as compulsory subjects with 50% aggregate marks. For the candidates belonging to SC/ ST, the minimum qualifying marks in PCB is 40%.  

Candidates who are selected at the time of counseling need to appear for medical examination and fee deposition on the dates issued by the counseling board. Additionally, some Physically Handicapped candidates also have to appear before the Medical Board for assessment. 

For MBBS, B.Sc, and Nursing courses, the selection of students is done on the basis of performance of the candidate in NEET conducted by CBSE along with National Level Counselling. Candidates who have a valid rank in PPMET are also eligible to apply to the college.

Any candidate can apply for NEET for a maximum of three times. Counseling is first conducted online and then offline. Candidates who are selected during the online counseling process will have to visit the college on a provisional basis and admissions are confirmed only once the fee is deposited and the documents are verified.

For admission to MD and MS courses, the merit list is prepared by the college based on the single-window entrance exam, that is, NEET-PG.

Candidates who have graduated in MBBS and have done at least one year of internship are eligible to apply to the college.

How to Apply? 

  • Visit the official website of CBSE NEET.
  • Click on the “Apply NEET” link.
  • Fill the online application form and write down the Registration Number and Application ID after filling the mandatory details.
  • Upload the scanned copies of the signature, thumb impression, and photographs.
  • Pay the application fee by Credit Card, Debit Card, or through Net Banking.
  • Take the printout of the confirmation page for future reference.
  • After the declaration of result, the candidates will have to apply for the state-wise or university-wise counseling procedure.

Documents Required:

  1. High School mark sheet and passing certificate
  2. The intermediate mark sheet and passing certificate
  3. UG mark sheet
  4. NEET-PG scorecard
  5. Character certificate and Category certificate
  6. Domicile certificate
  7. Copy of the filled Application form

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GMCP Facilities

The college has provisioned the students with state-of-the-art sports infrastructure, along with all necessary and modern campus facilities. The facilities are provisioned for the holistic development of the students. All the facilities provided by the college are mentioned below:

  • Library
  • Animal house
  • Trauma Unit
  • Swimming Pool
  • Hostel Facilities
  • Laboratories
  • Wi-fi campus
  • Gymnasiums
  • Virology/Dengue Lab
  • Auditorium
  • IT Services 
  • Classrooms
  • Cultural Activities
  • Medical Facilities

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FAQs

Ques. How is the course curriculum at the institute?

Ans. The course curriculum at the institute does not just promote academic development and excellence. It also enables the students to apply the knowledge gained in the classrooms into their day to day lives in turn, using that knowledge practically. The students are also allowed to select their elective subjects.

Ques. How are the alumni associations at the college?

Ans. The alumni association is quite good, The alumni students are invited to the institute to provide the current students with information about their experiences and placements so the students can have a better idea of how everything is worked.

Ques. Is the institute’s fee structure expensive?

Ans. No, the fee structure at the college is rather feasible and basically convenient when taking into consideration all the facilities provided by the college. The tuition as well as hostel fees of the college are reasonable as compared to other engineering colleges.

Ques. Are there any internship opportunities provided by the college?

Ans. Highly qualified faculty supervises the Placement Cell so the opportunities provided by the institute are endless. This enables the students to gain experience and also helps them complete more projects with a handsome stipend.

Ques. Does the college provide hostel services?

Ans. Yes, the college provides hostel facilities to both the male and female students of the college with good infrastructure and facilities.