LIST OF TOP MEDICAL COLLEGES IN LUCKNOW BASED ON 2020 RANKING

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Lucknow, being the capital of Uttar Pradesh is well equipped with a number of colleges. Lucknow is quite popular for higher education. There are around 19 medical colleges in Lucknow. Among them 16 are private and 3 are public colleges.

Number of Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow
  • King George's Medical University has been ranked as the best medical college in Lucknow by most of the agencies. It has been ranked 10th position by NIRF 2020, 11th rank by the Week 2019, 6th rank by Outlook 2019 and India Today 2019.
  • King George's Medical University is a state university and has the least expensive annual fees for MBBS, which is around INR 54,900.
  • The best private medical college in Lucknow is Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, according to the ranking of outlook and India Today.
  • Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital have been ranked 25th position by Outlook 2019, 30th rank by India Today 2019, and 28th rank by the Week 2019.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: Ranking

Various institutes are ranked by various agencies based on certain categories like country-wise, state-wise, city-wise, etc. The top agencies that rank the institutions are NIRF, Times, Week, QS Ranking, Outlook, etc.  These agencies use various parameters to rank the institutions. The institutions that participate in the survey are ranked and the ones who do not participate are not ranked. 

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: NIRF Ranking

NIRF ranks the institutions across India based on 5 parameters and they are (1) Teaching, Learning & Resources, (2) Research and Professional Practice, (3) Graduation Outcomes, (4) Outreach and Inclusivity and, (5) Perception

NIRF Ranking Parameters and Weightage

List of top medical colleges in Lucknow by NIRF survey

College Name

NIRF Ranking 2020

NIRF Ranking 2019

Change

Annual Average Fees

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

5

4

-1

INR 2,06,000

King George's Medical University

10

10

0

INR 54,000

  • NIRF has ranked 2 medical colleges from Lucknow among the top 40 medical colleges in India.
  • These are the same 2 colleges which were ranked in 2019 also. SGPGIMS Lucknow has secured 5th rank in the NIRF listing and is ranked as the best medical college in Lucknow.
  • It is a state university and is popular for postgraduate studies.
  • King George's Medical University is ranked as the 2nd best medical college in Lucknow.
  • The rank of King George's Medical University is the same as last year, i.e, 10.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: Outlook Ranking

The Outlook magazine, in partnership with Drshti Strategic Research Services, did research of the best 25 medical colleges in India. Their rankings are listed below.

College Name

Outlook Ranking 2019

Outlook Ranking 2018

Change

Annual Average Fees

King George's Medical University

6

6

0

INR 54,500

Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital

25

28

3

INR 17,60,000

  • Outlook has ranked 2 medical colleges from Lucknow among the top 25 medical colleges in Lucknow.
  • King George's Medical University is ranked as the best medical college by Outlook 2019, with an overall rank in 6th position. It is a government college with the least expensive annual fees than the other top colleges.
  • Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital are ranked as the 2nd best medical college in Lucknow. It is the best private medical college in Lucknow.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: India Today Ranking

List of top medical colleges in Lucknow according to India Today Ranking

College Name

IndiaToday Ranking 2019

India Today Ranking 2018

Change

Annual Average Fees

King George's Medical University

6

6

0

INR 54,500

Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital

30

29

-1

INR 17,60,000

  • India Today has ranked 2 colleges from Lucknow among the top 49 medical colleges in India. 
  • King George's Medical University has been ranked as the best college in Lucknow, followed by Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital.
  • The rank of King George's Medical University remains the same as the previous year. 
  • The rank of Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital has increased by 1 position. In 2018 the rank was 29 and in 2019 it goes down to 30.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: ROI (Return on Investment)

Best Medical Colleges in India studies through private colleges are way too expensive and that is why the competition is very high for admission to government colleges. Though the top and recognized private medical institutes provide the students with high packages. Below is the list of top colleges and their return on investment to get an idea of whether the money invested in the medical studies will be worth it or not. 

College Name

Annual Average Fees

Annual Average Salary

ROI Rank*

King George's Medical University

INR 54,000

INR 8,40,000

1

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

INR 2,06,000 

INR 9,00,000

2

Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital

INR 17,60,000

INR 9,84,000

3

*ROI Percentage={(Average Placement Package)/(Average Annual Fee)}*100%

King George's Medical University shows the best ROI of 15.55. The salary package is quite high as compared to its annual fees.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: Admission Process

The admission into most of the medical colleges in Lucknow is done through the national level entrance examination. After merging AIIMS and JIPMER into NEET, NEET is the only medical entrance examination for admission into MBBS, BDS, and Ayush courses. For postgraduate courses, the admissions are taken through NEET PG and AIIMS PG.

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, established in 1989 is a state university approved by state legislature/ parliament. The postgraduate courses are quite popular here and they provide postgraduate courses in MD, MCh, and DM in various specializations.

  • It has been ranked 21st rank among the top universities in India and 5th rank by NIRF 2020.
  • They take admissions through NEET-PG examinations.
  • The annual fees for various courses are around INR 2.06 lakhs.
  • The average salary package is around INR 75,000.

Approved Seat Intake in Various Courses

Placement data of UG (4 years) courses for the previous 3 years

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

29

22

INR 50,000

2016 - 2017

34

30

INR 50,000

2015 - 2016

14

10

INR 50,000

Placement data of PG (3 years) courses for Previous 3 years

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

72

72

INR 75,000

2016 - 2017

70

70

INR 75,000

2015 - 2016

74

74

INR 75,000


Average CTCs offered in Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow

King George's Medical University

King George’s Medical University, established in 1907, is a state medical college. It is recognized by UGC and Medical Council of India (MCI). The college provides bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. courses in medical sciences, nursing, and medical administration. The college has been recognized by 2 Padma Vibhushan, 4 Padma Bhushan, 28 Padma Shri and 2 Yash Bharti awards.

  • It has been ranked 10th position by NIRF 2020, 11th rank by the Week, 6th rank by Outlook 2019 and India Today 2019.
  • The admissions are taken through NEET exams.
  • The annual fees of MBBS are INR 54,900, BDS is INR 54,500, MS is INR 77,600, MD and MDS are INR 108,200.
Approved Seat Intake in Various Courses

Placement data of UG (4 years) courses

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

25

20

INR 8,40,000

2016 - 2017

34

33

INR 7,80,000

2015 - 2016

35

32

INR 7,20,000

Placement data of UG (5 years) course

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

228

110

INR 8,40,000

2016 - 2017

231

115

7,80,000

2015 - 2016

182

104

7,20,000


CTCs offered in King George's Medical University

Placement data of PG (2 years) course

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

33

25

INR 7,20,000

2016 - 2017

33

33

INR 6,60,000

2015 - 2016

23

23

INR 6,00,000

Placement data of PG (3 years) course

Academic year

No.of students graduating

No. of students placed

Average salary package

2017 - 2018

215

200

9,60,000

2016 - 2017

150

143

9,00,000

2015 - 2016

170

161

8,40,000

Placement Data of PG Courses for previous 3 Years

Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital

Era’s Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, established in 2001 is a private medical institute.  It was established to Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad under Era Educational Trust. It is recognized by the Medical Council of India. They offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the field of medical sciences. 

  • The college has been ranked 25th position by Outlook 2019, 30th rank by India Today 2019, and 28th rank by the Week 2019.
  • They take admissions through the NEET examination.
  • The annual fees of the MBBS course are around INR 1,760,000.
  • They provide an average salary package of INR 9,84,000

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: Entrance Exam Wise

Section 14 of the National Medical Commission Act 2019 has merged the other exams with NEET. Now only one common and uniform examination, i.e., NEET will be conducted for admission into any medical institute in India.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow Through NEET UG

NEET-UG is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). This exam is conducted in the month of May for admission into MBBS/ BDS courses in approved and recognized Medical/ Dental colleges in India.  NEET is conducted in 154 centers across India and approximately 1,500,000 candidates appear for the exam every year. There are around 117 colleges in India that accept NEET UG scores.

Top medical colleges in Lucknow that accept NEET UG scores are:

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow Through NEET PG

NEET-PG exam is conducted in the month of January by the National Board of Examination (NBE). This exam is conducted to 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. 

Top medical colleges in Lucknow that accept NEET-PG scores are:

  • Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
  • King George's Medical University
  • Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: Placement Wise

  • All these colleges provide a salary placement of around INR 8-9 lakh.
  • The highest average salary placement is provided by Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital which is around INR 9.84 lakhs.
  • But the best ROI is provided by King George's Medical University.

Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow NEET Cutoff

It must be noted that the cutoff data provided is for reference purposes as the NEET cutoff UP changes depending on the factors as mentioned below.

  • Total number of NEET aspirants appearing for the exam
  • The difficulty level of the question paper
  • Number of seats available in the MBBS and BDS colleges of the state

Name

General

OBC

SC

ST

King George Medical College

589

575

454

303

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia College 

469

429

267

218

Era Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow

288

--

--

--

Era Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow (minority)

276

--

--

--

Faculty of Dental Science

522

489

368

333

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Top Medical Colleges in Lucknow: FAQs

Ques. Which college is ranked as the best medical college in Lucknow?

Ans. King George's Medical University is ranked as the best medical college in Lucknow by Outlook, India Today and Week.

Ques. Which is the best private medical college in Lucknow?

Ans. Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital are ranked as the best private medical college in Lucknow by Outlook, India Today and Week.

Ques. What is the average salary range of these top medical colleges in Lucknow?

Ans. The average salary of these top colleges ranges from 8 to 9 lakhs per annum.

Ques. Which is the least expensive college among the top colleges in Lucknow?

Ans. King George's Medical University is the least expensive college with an annual fee of INR 54,500.

Ques. Which college provides the highest salary package among all the top medical colleges in Lucknow?

Ans. Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital have the highest average salary package of 9.85 lakhs, but its ROI is very less as compared to the other colleges i.e 0.5.

Ques. Which college has the highest ROI among all the top colleges?

Ans. King George's Medical University has the highest ROI of 15.5, which is quite high as compared to any other medical institute.

Ques. How are the admissions taken into these top medical institutes?

Ans. The admissions are conducted through the national - level entrance examinations. The admission into Undergraduate courses is taken through NEET-UG and NEET-PG for postgraduate courses.

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8.0 /10

Admission :

I got my admission to the EU through the merit list. First I applied online through the official website by filling admission prospectus form with my details and marks. After that, I made it through the admission list and visited campus to sign up for the formalities.

Course Curriculum Overview :

The course for the B.Sc program is designed ideally to provide good and effective learning to students so that they could understand the important topics which would help them in the future. Also, the college conducts viva and assignments regularly to teat students.

Placement Experience :

ERA university is considered to be one of the best universities in Uttar Pradesh and has various connections with companies that participate in placements events every year. College also helps students in preparing for interviews and selection rounds.

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8.0 /10

Course Curriculum Overview :

Faculties are really helpful ang knowledgeable. The best faculties according to me in my department are.Ms. RITU AGGARWAL, Mrs. JYOTI YADAV, Mrs. AXITA SRIVASTAVA, Ms. SMRITI TANVANI, and my more.actually all the faculties are really good. My course is a professional course. I am pursuing B.A and LLB hand in hand. So, i have both arts subjects and law subjects and one open elective is also there for extra knowledge and there is one language also either you choose hindi or any foreign language like French, German, etc. I always chose hindi.

Campus Life :

Amity university always conduct a sports event which we call as SANGATHAN wherein all the departments compete with each other. This event is conducted every year.The library has soo many books approx 10000. The books are organized according to subjects. Online library is also available for students. Proper seating arrangements are also available for students and even personal desktops can also be used.

Placement Experience :

The placements are not really good. Very less students are being placed and this depends on your cgpas in all 10 semesters. The place you only for internship and if according to them you are eligible only then the provide you a job salaried 20000 per month.

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8.3 /10

Faculty :

Our faculty is really good, in my opinion. I felt that they know how to teach not only from their experience from teaching but also from their experience of their practice and knowledge from their time and research in their work.

Admission :

Your admission is dependent upon your NEET exam rank. You should pay a lot of attention to this exam and get a good rank so that you can apply to this college. Your eligibility is based on your intermediate marks.

Campus Life :

Extracurricular activities are pretty fun here too. There are a lot of celebrations here of holidays and also we have cultural activities organized by both the college and the students. Plus, everyone is friendly.

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