University College of Medicine Kolkata Admission 2019-20: Ranking | Fee Structure

University College of Medicine Kolkata

Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata is also known as Calcutta Medical College was earlier known as Medical College, Bengal. The history of Medical College, Kolkata marks the beginning of medical education in our country. It was established in the year 1835. Every year 250 undergraduate students join this institute to obtain their MBBS degree. The College also offers postgraduate and postdoctoral courses in most of the broad speciality and super speciality branches. Students of nursing and paramedical courses are also trained in this institute under a single umbrella.

University College of Medicine Kolkata logo
University College of Medicine Kolkata logo

It is one of the top medical colleges in the Nation and has a huge history stringing back to the East India Company and The British Rule in India. The university is affiliated to West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata, North 24 Parganas and is approved by The Medical Council of India(MCI).

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University College of Medicine Kolkata Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria

  • She/he should have attained the age of at least 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the same on or before the 31st of December of the year of her/his admission to the MBBS/ BDS course.

UG Courses

  • The candidate should have a passing certificate of a High School Senior Secondary exam(10+2) conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) or a State Board or Equivalent recognized by the Government
  • He/She should have secured an aggregate of at least 50% in PCB/Biotech combined.

PG Courses

  • NEET PG exam merit.
  • Aspirants must possess an MBBS degree from a medical college recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).

University College of Medicine Kolkata On-Campus Facilities

  • Hostel: The college has a separate hostel facility for boys and girls with good accommodation facilities.
  • Library: The Library of Medical College established round about 1839 is regarded as the oldest Medical Library in British India.
  • Hospital: The Hospital has a total bed strength of more than
  • Sports: The college has sports facilities for all students.
  • Laboratories: There are one central and many other department-based laboratories.
  • Auditorium: An auditorium for seminars, meets, and workshops are present.
  • Canteen: There are 2 canteens within the campus of MCH, Kolkata for students, teachers, doctors, staffs, patients, patient parties. One of the canteens is on the first floor of the ‘New Hostel Building’ and another on the ground floor of the ‘Ratri Nibas Building. There is an adequate number of authorized tea, coffee & snack corners within the campus, Moreover, for all hostel dwelling students of the college, Mess facility in every hostel is readily available.
  • Gym: The college has a gym facility available for students.
  • Student Support: Anti-ragging, healthcare and technical support available for the students.
  • Transport: The college has a transport facility for the movement of students and staff.

University College of Medicine Kolkata Courses Offered


University College of Medicine Kolkata  offers Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Course Seats Duration
MBBS 250 4.5 + 1 yrs.

MD Courses:

Doctor of Medicine

Course Seats Duration
MD General Medicine. 23 3 yrs
MD Anaesthesiology. 12 3 yrs
MD Pharmacology. 2 3 yrs
MD Paediatrics. 12 3 yrs
MD Biochemistry. 3 3 yrs
MD Microbiology. 5 3 yrs
MD Pathology. 9 3 yrs
MD Physiology. 5 3 yrs
MD Dermatology Venereology and Leprosy. 5 3 yrs
MD Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. 4 3 yrs
MD Community Medicine. 3 3 yrs
MD Radiodiagnosis. 4 3 yrs
MD Radiotherapy. 8 3 yrs
MD Blood Transfusion and Immunohaematology. 2 3 yrs
MD Psychiatry. 3 3 yrs
MD Anatomy. 6 3 yrs
MD Pulmonary Medicine. 6 3 yrs

MS Courses:

Master of Surgery

Course Seats Duration
MS General Surgery 21 3 yrs
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology 22 3 yrs
MS Ophthalmology 22 3 yrs
MS ENT 6 3 yrs
MS Orthopaedics 4 3 yrs

Diploma Courses:

Course Seats Duration
Diploma in Cath Lab Technician 5 2 yrs
Diploma in Anesthesiology 6 2 yrs
Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 20 2 yrs
Diploma in Critical Care Technology 5 2 yrs
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology 4 2 yrs
Diploma in Tuberculosis and chest diseases 14 2 yrs
Diploma in Orthopaedics 8 2 yrs
Diploma in Electrocardiograph 4 2 yrs
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology 4 2 yrs
Diploma in Perfusion Technology 4 2 yrs
Diploma in Neuro Electrophysiology 2 2 yrs
Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology 2 2 yrs
Diploma in Medical Lab Technology 2 yrs
Diploma in Physiotherapy 2 yrs
Diploma in radiography 2 yrs

M.Ch. Courses:

Course Seats Duration
M Ch. Plastic Surgery 10 3 yrs
M.Ch Paediatric Surgery 4 3 yrs
M.Ch Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 2 3 yrs

D.M. Courses:

Course Seats Duration
DM Cardiology 3 3 yrs
DM Neurology 3 3 yrs
DM Haematology 3 3 yrs
DM Endocrinology 2

BSc Courses: 

Course Seats Duration
BSc Nursing 100 4 yrs

University College of Medicine Kolkata Admission Procedure

  • For Admissions to the UG courses, Candidates can apply through their NEET UG Medical Scorecard.
  • For Admission to PG courses, Candidates can apply through their NEET PG Medical Scorecard.
  • All the Eligibility criteria need to be fulfilled as mentioned under the Eligibility Criteria.

NEET Cut Off Records



Minimum Qualifying Percentile

Marks Range

Number Of Candidates Qualified

Unreserved(UR) 50 percentile 691-119 6,34,897
Unreserved Physically


45 percentile 118-107 205
Scheduled Caste(SC) 40 percentile 118-96 17,209
Scheduled Tribe(ST) 40 percentile 118-96 7,446
Other Backward Classes(OBC) 40 percentile 118-96 54,653
SC-PH 40 percentile 106-96 36
ST-PH 40 percentile 106-96 12
OBC-PH 40 percentile 106-96 104



Minimum Qualifying Percentile

Marks Range

Number of Candidates Qualified

UR 50 percentile 697-131 5,43,473
UR-PH 45 percentile 130-118 67
SC 40 percentile 130-107 14,588
ST 40 percentile 130-107 6,018
OBC 40 percentile 130-107 47,382
SC-PH 40 percentile 130-107 38
ST-PH 40 percentile 130-107 38
OBC-PH 40 percentile 130-107 152

College Ranking and Reputation

The college is very old and prestigious and has a lot of history related to itself. The government has done a great job in maintaining and modernising this college over the passage of time. The college offers great facilities to its students. With an Excellent infrastructure and a well-experienced staff, it offers premium education to its students and has made its place in the top 20 medical colleges in India in the 2018 list.

Based on reviews, and suggestions by its alumni the college scores a splendid 9/10 on the review scale.

Contact Details

Address: Medical College Kolkata, 88, College St, College Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073

E-mail: [email protected] 
Phone: (033) 2255 1621


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