Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) was started in the year 1980 by the Vokkaligara Sangha. The college is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore and it is recognized by Medical Council of India, New Delhi.

‘Sathatha Seva Thathparathe’ is the motto of Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore which means ‘Always devoted to the services’. The college has post graduate, super specialty and research departments and an on campus hospital with 810 beds. It is a well run hospital and there is an emphasis on practical knowledge.

Eligibility Criteria for admission

  • The students should have passed two years PUC examination or any other examination recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
  • The candidates are selected based on the CET score or the COMEDK score and they should score not less than 50% of in science subjects taken altogether at the qualifying examination and CET or COMEDK.

Courses Offered

Undergraduate Courses

  • MBBS

Postgraduate Courses

  • M.D Anatomy
  • M.D Physiology
  • M.D Biochemistry
  • M D Pharmacology
  • M D Pathology
  • M D Microbiology
  • M D Forensic Medicine
  • M D Community Medicine
  • M D General Medicine
  • M D Pediatrics
  • M D Anesthesiology
  • M D Radio Diagnosis
  • M D Dermatology
  • M D Emergency Medicine
  • M D Psychiatry
  • M S General Surgery
  • M S O B G
  • M S Ophthalmology
  • M S ENT
  • M S Orthopedics

Diploma Courses

  • DA Anesthesiology
  • DCP Pathology
  • DCH Pediatrics
  • DGO O.B.G
  • DOMS Ophthalmology
  • D.Ortho. Orthopedics
  • D.L.O E.N.T
  • DMRD Radio Diagnosis

The Kempegowda institute of medical sciences, Bangalore fee structure differs for CET, COMEDK candidates and students admitted through other Medical entrance exam in India.


Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences offers the best infrastructural facilities to enhance the quality of education for students.

  • Well equipped labs, classrooms
  • Library
  • Internet facilities and cafeteria.
  • Individual hostels are present for men and women.
  • High quality food is provided in the hostel mess at concessional rate.

College Information:

College Name Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences
College Address Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore - 560070, Karnataka, India.
Phone Number 080 – 2671 2791, 2671 2792
Email ID of the Management,
Website Address
Nearest Airport 35 kms
Nearest Railway Station 8 kms
Number of MBBS Seats Admission in 2014 150
  a. Qualifying Exams   CETK, COMED-K
Number of PG Seats Admission in 2014 84
  a. Qualifying exams         CETK, COMED-K
Number of Diploma Seats Admission in 2014 13
  a. Qualifying Exams         CETK, COMED-K
Medical College Hospital Indicators per Day  
  a. OPD Attendance   1858
  b. Casualty   85
  c. Admissions           128
  d. Bed Occupancy   87%
  e. Surgeries    
  i. No. of Major Surgical Operations   45
  ii. No. of Minor Surgical Operations   69
  f. Deliveries    
  i. No. of Normal Deliveries   6
  ii. No. of Caesarian Sections   6

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Last Updated : May'2014