AJ Shetty Medical College

AJ Shetty Medical College

  • Mangalore, Karnataka
  • Founded: 2002
  • Affiliations: MCI

The health of the people, considered the blessings of the rich and the riches of the poor, is the foundation that supports the edifice of happiness and prosperity of a nation. A.J Institute of Medical Sciences is a brilliant, futuristic Endeavour of the Laxmi Memorial Trust(R); a premier educational organization is a brainchild of educationist & philanthropist Mr. A J Shetty. AJIMS is aimed to provide a global perspective of medical education to achieve the national objective of “Health for All”. Its enduring efforts have put Mangalore on the global map of medical education. The institution nurtures a vision “To establish as a premier institution imparting medical education that effectively combines high academic exposure, professional outlook and commitment to humanitarian values.”

An earnest effort to achieve this noble vision began with the first batch of medical students enrolled in the year 2002.AJIMS shatters all barriers of caste, religion, culture, etc and endeavors to provide quality education to all aspiring students. AJIMS is located on a 30-acre campus nestled amidst the plush greenery of this coastal paradise of Mangalore. The city is well connected by railways, roads, air and seaports respectively. The various buildings and blocks of the college on the vast campus are elegantly built to complement the terrain .The college building is constructed on a sloping land, overlooking the city. It offers an aesthetic ambience coupled with a breath-taking bird’s eye view of the city.

The classrooms culminate the advances of the 21st century technology boom and modern medical education to provide top-class education to the students. Laboratories are provided with modern equipments and high standard exhibits and slides to allow the students to consolidate the knowledge received in lecture halls. The highly talented and experienced faculty of AJIMS is pledged to mould its students into highly disciplined intellectuals of integrity. Thus, they foster medical ethics seasoned with humanitarian and moral values to transform us into future citizens who will make a difference in the world tomorrow. The medical college is also equipped with one of the best stocked libraries in the state. It offers an expanse of knowledge for the students to excavate. The computer and the Internet facilities allow the students to probe beyond the “book-world” and explore wider realms of knowledge.

Courses

The Institute offers MBBS/ MD/ MS/ M.Ch. / DM and Paramedical courses. MBBS program is of five-year duration with 150 seats, MD, MS and Diploma courses are of two-year duration with fifteen, four and three specializations respectively.

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences also offers super specialty courses in M.Ch of three-year duration and DM in Cardiology program of two-year duration. Paramedical courses includes B.Sc. of three-year duration with eleven specializations and M.Sc. program of three-year duration with four specializations.

Selection of the candidates for admission to MBBS is done on the basis of NEET UG.
Admission to MD, MS, and Diploma courses is given through NEET PG and to M.Ch. & DM course is given based on NEET SS.
Admission to Paramedical courses (B.Sc. & M.Sc.) is given on the basis of candidates merit in the qualifying examination and score obtained in the personal interview round conducted by the Institute.
Applicants who have passed 10+2 with English as a compulsory language and Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as optional subjects with minimum 50% marks in aggregate are eligible to get admission in MBBS programs.
Those who have MBBS Degree or equivalent Degree from RGUHS, Bangalore or any other recognized University/ Institute are considered eligible for admission to MD, MS and Diploma program.
Minimum eligibility requirement for admission to M.Ch. is MS Degree.
For DM program, candidates with MD Degree are eligible to get admission.
Students who have passed Pre-University Examination conducted by RGUHS, Bangalore with English as a compulsory language and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects are eligible to get admission in B.Sc.To get admission in M.Sc. program, candidates must have B.Sc. MLT Degree.

Admissions 2019

The Institute offers MBBS program of five-year duration with the total intake of 150 seats.

Candidates who have passed 10+2/ HSC or equivalent examination conducted by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects and English as one compulsory language with not more than 50% marks in aggregate are considered eligible to get admission to MBBS program.

Selection of the candidate is made on the basis of their score obtained in NEET UG conducted by CBSE.

List of Courses:

Course NameMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
MBBS10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects and English with one compulsory language with minimum 50% marks in aggregateNEET UG

Key Points to remember for MBBS Admission:

  • The counselling for 15% All India quota seats is conducted by the Directorate General Health Services, Govt. of India.
  • Admission for Management Quota seats is given on the basis of candidate’s merit in the qualifying examination.

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, MS, MD and Diploma Admission 2019

The college offers MS, MD and Diploma programs of two-year duration each with the capacity of four and eight seats in each course respectively.

Applicants who have completed or pursuing MBBS from a University recognized by the Medical Council of India and has finished the compulsory rotational internship of one-year duration from any Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council are eligible to get admission to MS, MD and Diploma programs.

Candidate must have MBBS degree to become eligible for PG program.

Admission to the eligible candidates is given on the basis of their score/ rank achieved in NEET PG.

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationsMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
MDAnatomyMBBSNEET PG
Physiology
Pathology
Microbiology
Pharmacology
Forensic Medicine
Community Medicine
General Medicine
Respiratory Medicine
Pediatrics
Dermatology
Radiology
Psychiatry
Radio-therapy
Anesthesiology
MSOBG
General Surgery
Orthopedics
ENT
Ophthalmology
DiplomaChild Health
Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases

Key Points to remember for PG Admission:

  • 50% of the seats are filled through NEET PG while the other 50% comes under Management Quota and filled on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination.

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, M.Ch and D.M. Admission 2019

The college offers M.Ch of three-year duration with two specialization and one seat in each discipline and DM in Cardiology of two-year duration with two seats are offered by the Institute.

Applicants who have MS Degree in respective discipline from Medical Council of India recognized Institute are eligible to get admission into M.Ch course, while those who hold MD in relevant discipline or any equivalent degree from a recognized Institute are considered eligible to get a seat in DM program.

Admission to the deserving and eligible applicants is given based on the merit/ rank in NEET SS conducted by NBE.

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationsMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
M.ChUrologyMSNEET SS
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
DMCardiologyMD –

Key Points to remember for M.Ch and DM Admission:

  • As per Indian Medical Council Act, no other national/ state level entrance test shall be conducted for admission to M.Ch. / DM courses offered by any Public/ Private Medical Institutes.
  • Applicants of Foreign Nationality/ NRI/ People of Indian Origin shall get eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS) to pursue their medical education in the state of Karnataka.

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Paramedical Courses Admission 2019

The Paramedical courses offered by AJ Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre are B.Sc. program of three-year duration plus one-year of internship with eight specializations and 25 seats in each course and M.Sc. (Medical Laboratory Technology) program of 2 years duration with 4 specializations.

Candidates who have passed Pre- University Examination conducted by Department of Pre University Education, Karnataka or by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Indian Universities with English as compulsory language and Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as optional subjects are considered eligible for admission to B.Sc. course.

Whereas, for admission to M.Sc. program, candidates must have a B.Sc. Degree in MLT and for admission to Master of Hospital Administration, candidate shall hold Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% marks from RGUHS, Bangalore.

Admission to the eligible candidates into B.Sc. and M.Sc. courses is given on the basis of their merit in the qualifying examination and their performance in interview round conducted by the Institute.

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationsMinimum EligibilitySelection Criteria
B.Sc.Renal Dialysis TechnologyPassed Pre- University Examination in PCB from RGUHSMerit Based + Interview
Optometry
Respiratory Care Technology
Operation Theatre Technology
Cardiac Care Technology
Radiotherapy
Neuro Science Technology
Imaging Technology
Medical Laboratory Technology
Perfusion Technology
Bachelor of Hospital Administration
M.Sc.Clinical BiochemistryB.Sc. MLT
Microbiology and Immunology
Hematology and Blood Transfusion
Master of Hospital ManagementBachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% marks

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences and Research CentreApplication Process 2019

Candidate must apply to the official website of conducting bodies of all the competitive examination.

  • Visit the official website of the Institute.
  • Under “Admission” tab click on “Apply Online” option.
  • Fill in the application form.
  • Attach all the required documents.
  • Pay the application fee through online mode of payment.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Correspondence Address:

Admission Officer 
A.J HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION Block
Ground floor
Phone: +91 9483022333, (0824) 2223048

Documents required at the time of Admission:

  • Class 12th Mark sheet or Passing Certificate – Original and three attested copies
  • Class 10th Passing Certificate for proof of date of birth – Original and three attested copies
  • Category certificate (SC/ ST/ OBC candidates)
  • Transfer certificate from Institute last attended – Original and three attested copies
  • Valid Passport and Student Visa (for NRI candidates)
  • Proof of Employment abroad of parents (if student has studied in India)
  • Original Conduct Certificate from Institute last attended
  • Migration Certificate from Institute last attended
  • Eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science, Bangalore
  • Photograph- Passport size – 5 and Stamp size – 5
  • Physical Fitness Certificate from registered Medical Practitioner
  • Blood Group Certificate

Placement

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Campus

Address:

A.J. Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre
Kuntikana
NH -66, Mangalore – 575 004.
INDIA

  • Disclaimer: The information provided here is best to our knowledge. We do not guarantee the aptness of information. We would recommend to verify the information from Institute’s website as there could be changes from time to time. The above information is for students community in large and does not mean that we provide management quota admission in any institute that are mentioned on our website. There is no process for direct admission. Except Foreign / NRI Quota admission in select institutions, all other admissions takes place through college selection process only.