The promoting body of all the Medical & Para Medical Instituitions is Laxmi Memorial Education Trust (R.).The Trust being a Family Trust was registered in the year 1991 in the memory of Late. Laxmi Shetty, mother of Mr. A.J Shetty, who is the President and Managing Director of the Trust. The Trust is accorded the recognition of linguistic minority trust by the Government of Karnataka. Being the pioneer industrialist of South Kanara, Mr. A.J Shetty started his successful journey to the domain of excellence from a humble background. Fixity of purpose, hard work and futuristic thinking saw Mr. A.J Shetty establish himself in the world of achievements, in a relatively short span of time. Mr. A.J Shetty’s business genius is inborn and authentic. Even the initial hardship and difficulties could only strengthen the management faculties in him. Today, Mr. A.J Shetty is the CEO of the reputed A.J. The renowned Star Hotel Moti Mahal, the massive 1000 bedded A.J Hospital are some of the organizations that reflect Mr.A.J.Shetty’s extraordinary vision and management genius. Laxmi Memorial Education Trust, prominently speaks volumes about Mr. A.J Shetty’s innate interest I the field of education and human resource development. Honoring his invaluable contribution to the field of education, the Governor of Karnataka had nominated him once as the Syndicate Member of the Mangalore University. Mr. A.J Shetty is also well known philanthropist. He is the governing body of several social and cultural organizations in and around Mangalore. He is the Managing Trustee of Kadri Sree Manjuneshwara Temle of Mangalore City.
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.
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