Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health

Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore is a leading organization which offers a tertiary level child health care services. The institute is an autonomous body which is registered under Karnataka Societies Registration Act of 1960. The medical society functions under the control of Ministry of Education, Government of Karnataka. Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences is located in its own premises situated next to the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences at South Hospital Complex in Bangalore.

The Indira Gandhi Institute of Child health came into existence from the year 1984 and the college offers both UG and PG courses. The institution is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and the courses as well the medical college is recognized by the Medical Council of India.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The candidates willing to get admission in UG course should have passed 12th standard or +2 with 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects and English as one of the subject of study.
  • The age must be 17 years as on the 31st December of the year of admission.
  • To take up a PG course the candidate must hold a MBBS degree and completed one year of compulsory rotating internship.

Courses Offered

Undergraduate Courses

  • MBBS

Postgraduate Courses

  • MD Paediatrics
  • Diploma in Child Health
  • M.Ch Paediatric Surgery

The admission for the Indira Gandhi Child Health Institute, Bangalore is generally selected based upon the marks obtained in the qualifying entrance exams. So, attending or taking coaching from a PG Medical Subject Specialist might help the students to clear the exam easily.


  • Modern Library
  • Research Programmes
  • Workshops in Child Health

College Information:

College Name Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health
College Address South Hospital Complex, Dharmaram College Post, Bangalore - 560 029.
Phone Number 080-22443143, 22442421
Email ID of the Management
Website Address
Nearest Airport 39.4 Kms [Bangalore International Airport]
Nearest Railway Station 9.8 Kms [Bangalore City Railway Station]
Number of MBBS Seats Admission in 2014 100
  a. Qualifying Exams   CETK
Number of PG Seats Admission in 2014 10
  a. Qualifying exams         CETK
Medical College Hospital Indicators per Day  
  a. OPD Attendance   200
  d. Bed Occupancy   85%

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Last Updated : Jan'2014