Amrita University – Amrita School of Medicine (Amrita MBBS)


About Amrita MBBS

Amrita University is a multi-campus, multi-disciplinary research university that is accredited ‘A’ by NAAC and is ranked as one of the best research universities in India. The university is spread across five campuses in three states of India – Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, with the University headquarters at Ettimadai, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.  

Established in September 2002, the Amrita School of Medicine has achieved great academic recognition from the students, community and educational fraternity as an institution providing not only world-class training but also the right perspective on life. The present School tower comprises 12 storeys with a total floor area of 120,000 sq. ft. The hospital has an additional floor area of 1,100,000 sq.ft.

Incorporating state-of-the-art educational facilities that meet international standards, the Amrita School of Medicine is a fusion of the latest technology with core human values. The School of Medicine building houses laboratories, lecture halls and a well-furnished central library complete with an outstanding collection of the latest editions of international and Indian medical books and journals. It also provides for electronic access to many scientific and medical databases in India and abroad. An ANATOMY MUSEUM has been established with all the latest teaching devices and with elaborate models detailing the different parts of the human body.

The School offers various undergraduate and postgraduate programs like BSc, MSc, MD/MS/PG Diploma, DM/MCh, etc., as well as a five-and-a-half year program in Medicine, including a year of internship, culminating in the award of an MBBS degree.

Admission to the MBBS program is through the merits list of the All India Entrance Examination.

Examination Pattern

There will be 1 papers with 200 questions from Physics, Chemistry & Biology.

Duration of exam is 3 hours.

Paper will be Multiple choice type – 4 possible options and the candidate has to choose the correct one.

Each correct answer will get 1 mark.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of his/her admission.

Candidates must have studies Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English in Class 12th and should have an aggregate of over 50% in PCB.

Important Dates

Online Registration Starts –1st week of March 2016

Last Date for Registration – 1st week of April 2016

Date of Examination – May 2016

Information Bulletin

2016 Brochure not yet released.

Please click here to download 2015 Brochure.

Official Website

www.amrita.edu