About Government Medical College (GMC),Kottayam, Kerala
Government Medical College, Kottayam
was established in 1962.Government Medical College Kottayam has
been one of the largest and important medical colleges of India,
ever since its inception. The college is affiliated to Mahatma
Gandhi University, Athirampuzha. The institute is also recognized
by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. Medical College
Kottayam is persistently in the course of action, by means of
upgrading its facilities and services.
Advanced imaging facilities and
sophisticated equipment for a technologically competent, at the
same time humane health care has already been established in
Government Medical College Kottayam. Being a hundred percent
subsidized institution, the college depends totally on government
grants for its budgetary bearing. Over the passing years, the
campus has expanded and it has now been developed into a little
community with all the modern facilities that are required for the
smooth conduct of the courses.
The Government Medical College (GMC), Kottayam started offering PG
courses from 1973 and it got affiliated to the Gandhiji University
(renamed Mahathma Gandhi University later), in 1980. A new college,
the College of Nursing was inaugurated within the premises of GMC,
Kottayam in 1982 and a Dental College started operating from 2001.
The college is working on achieving certain aims and objectives and
its main objective is to produce quality medical professionals for
the well being of the people of Kerala.