SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad

SDM College of Medical Sciences is situated at Manjusreenagar in Dharwad, Karnataka. The college was established in the year 2003. It is a brainchild of Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade, Rev. President of SDM Educational Society. The college is recognized by Govt. of India and the National Medical Commission (NMC)  and is affiliated to  Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University (Private University), Dharwad, Karnataka.

SDM College of Medical Sciences is undoubtedly one of the best medical college in Karnataka. SDM College of Medical Sciences is spread over spacious 52-acre land of serene surroundings, is an ideal atmosphere for the best medical education. The entire campus boasts of hygiene and cleanliness in its every face and is plastic-free with a 24/7 generator power back up.

The SDM College of Medical Sciences offers 100 seats in MBBS, Postgraduate Courses in 22 departments. It’s among the best 5 medical institutes in Karnataka and 30 among the best colleges in India.

SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital Campus

SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital Central Library is housed on the ground floor of the college building with an area of 1602 sq. meters, the library is located in the center of the campus and is easily accessible to the academic departments, classrooms, hospital, and student hostels. The Library is well designed by expert architects and known for its functionality, ambience and aesthetics.

Both the men’s and the women’s hostels are WiFi-enabled buildings with airy generous interiors and have round-the-clock electricity and water facilities. Hostel and Mess serves only Pure vegetarian food.

The city is well connected by railways, road and air respectively. Dharwad –Hubli is a twin city has its airport located around 125 min (15.9 km) away. Major flights from different domestic areas serve on a daily basis. Direct and regular buses from different parts of Karnataka and nearby states operate frequently for Dharwad.

SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital

SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital has 1400 beds, 18 operation theatres, 120 ICU beds in the hospital, and with 80 to 90% occupancy. It provides an excellent range of clinical experience to undergraduate (UG) and post-graduate (PG) students and researchers. The hospital provides excellent training opportunities to the students of the institution. The hospital has a motto of providing quality treatment and healthcare at an affordable cost.

Clinical board’s general specialties viz. Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Anaesthesiology and Radiology, and three paraclinical departments viz. Pathology, Microbiology, and Biochemistry are working in the SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital.

SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital’s new Super-specialty Block with a built-up area of 3,50,000 sq ft is has a provision for 400 inpatients beds including special and delux rooms. 8 ultramodern operation theatres with laminar flow and Hepa filters, which can perform complex heart surgeries, joint replacement surgeries, cancer surgeries, including kidney & heart transplant surgeries, Cath Labs – 2 Nos, and 90 State-of-the-art ICU beds.

With a footfall of over 5 lakh outpatients and 50000 inpatients every year, the hospital is catering to the people of Dharwad and Hubli and adjoining districts of Karnataka and Maharashtra.

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Radiology, Cardiology, Pediatrics, General and Plastic Surgery are among the best department. 

List of MBBS,MD/MS/DIPLOMA/SS Courses and seat in SDM College of Medical Sciences 
Course nameAnnual intake
Post graduate Courses 
MD – General Medicine10
MS – General Surgery8
MD – Anaesthesiology9
MS – Orthopaedics6
MD/MS – Obstetrics & Gynaecology10
MD – Paediatrics8
MD – Radio Diagnosis/Radiology4
MD/MS – Ophthalmology2
MD – Pathology6
MD – Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine4
MD – Microbiology2
MD – Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy3
MD/MS – Anatomy3
MD – Psychiatry3
MD – Bio-Chemistry4
MD – Physiology2
MD – Pharmacology1
MD – Emergency Medicine2
MD – Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology1
MD – Hospital Administration3
Diploma in Public Health2
Seat Matrix402020155
  • GMP: Are Reserved for Candidate of Karnataka Candidates (GMP seats).
  • GMO: Are Reserved for All India Candidates who are Citizen of India (OPN seats).

For Admission in MBBS, Post Graduation Courses Counseling Is Conducted By Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) KEA Counseling in Karnataka takes place in three rounds Round 1, Round2, Mop-up round for remaining vacant seats.

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