The top medical colleges in Jharkhand offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a number of fields. Some of the colleges are RIMS Ranchi, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Birsa Agricultural University, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, among many others.
The ranking of medical colleges is done through various agencies like NIRF, Outlook, India Today, Times, QS Ranking, etc. These agencies rank the institutes based on certain parameters. All these agencies have different methodologies to conduct the research. The medical institutes from Jharkhand have been ranked in the ranking list of very few agencies like India Today.
Some of the top government medical colleges in Jharkhand include Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS Ranchi), Sai Nath University, Birsa Agricultural University, KB Women’s College, among many others.
India Today releases the list of India’s best colleges across numerous specializations of study. The agency’s list of top medical colleges in India includes private, as well as government colleges from all over the country.
Tabulated below are the top medical colleges in Jharkhand with their cut off marks required for admission in MBBS:
|College Name||Cut off (General Candidates)|
|MGM Medical College & Hospital||2769-4372|
|Patliputra Medical College||3901-5417|
There are a total of 20 top medical colleges in Jharkhand offering medical programs in undergraduate as well as postgraduate levels. The admission into most of the medical colleges in Jharkhand is taken through the national-level entrance exam called NEET and NEET PG.
Source: Official Survey
RIMS was established in 1960 under an act of Jharkhand Assembly. It was named after the first president, Rajendra Prasad. It is an autonomous body affiliated to Ranchi University. They offer MBBS, BDS, MS, MD, M.CH and diploma courses in various departments. It has a medical hospital and it came into existence in 1965.
MGM Medical College, established in 1961 is one of the best medical colleges in Jharkhand. It is affiliated to Kolhan University, Chaibasa and is approved by the Medical Council of India. They offer full-time programs in MBBS, DCH, DGO, DG MRD, MD, and MS.
Patliputra Medical College was established in 1971 in Patna and was under private management. The college was then transferred to Dhanbad by the government of Bihar and attached to Sadar hospital. It is affiliated to Vinoba Bhave University (VBU) and approved by the Medical Council of India. They offer MBBS, M.D, M.S, diploma, and paramedic courses.
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Admission to top medical colleges in India is done on the basis of marks secured in the national level entrance exam namely NEET. Additionally, for admission in postgraduate medical colleges, one needs to appear in NEET PG.
NEET UG (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for undergraduate) is a national level entrance examination conducted for admission into MBBS/ BDS courses in approved and recognized Medical/ dental colleges across India. The exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).
The following graph shows the category wise cut off marks required in NEET:
MGM Medical Colleges & Hospital, JamshedpurSome of the top medical colleges in Jharkhand accepting NEET scores are mentioned below:
NEET PG (National Eligibility cum entrance test for post-graduation) is a national-level entrance examination conducted for admission into PG courses.in the recognized medical colleges across India. It is conducted by the National Board of Examination (NBE) and they provide admission into 19.953 Doctorate of Medicine (MD), 10,821 Master of Surgery and 1979 PG Diploma seats offered by the medical institutes across India.
Some of the top medical colleges in Jharkhand that accept NEET PG are Ranchi University and Kolhan University.
Medical colleges usually do not conduct placements, but they offer internships in their own hospitals or in other city hospitals. The internships pay around INR 18,000 to 20,000 per month.
Ques. Which college is ranked as the best medical college in Jharkhand?
Ans. MGM Medical Colleges & Hospital, Jamshedpur is ranked as the best medical college by India Today and Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi is ranked as the best medical college by Careers360.
Ques. Which is the least expensive college among the top medical colleges in Jharkhand?
Ans. All the 3 medical colleges are quite cheap as they all are government colleges and their annual fees are around INR 6000 - 9000.
Ques. How are the admissions conducted in these top medical colleges?
Ans. The admissions are conducted through the national-level entrance examination called NEET-UG for undergraduate courses and NEET PG for postgraduate courses.
Ques. Is there any other exam conducted for BDS courses in Jharkhand?
Ans. No. NEET is the only exam conducted for MBBS, BDS and Ayush courses.
Ques. What is the approved intake for MBBS courses in these top medical colleges?
Ans. The MGM Medical College accepts 100 students, Rajendra Medical College accepts 180 students, and Patliputra Medical College accepts 50 students every year into the MBBS courses.
Ques. What is the average salary package a student can expect from these top medical colleges in Jharkhand?
Ans. The average salary package of these top medical colleges in Jharkhand is in the range of INR 5 lakhs to INR 12 lakhs per annum.
Ques. Which of the top medical colleges in Jharkhand has the highest average salary package?
Ans. RIIMS Ranchi has the highest average salary package of 12 lakhs per annum.
Ques. What is the cut-off for NEET for admission into these top medical colleges in Jharkhand?
Ans. The following table shows the cut off rank required for admission through NEET.
|UR||701 - 134|
|OBC/ SC/ ST||133 - 107|
|UR-PH||133 - 120|
|OBC/ SC/ ST||119 - 107|