Government Kilpauk Medical College (GKMC) is one of the premier government medical institutions in India.[verification needed] Founded in 1960, the college has been instrumental in producing many world-renowned doctors.[verification needed] There are 4 hospitals attached to GKMC - Government Kilpauk Medical College Hospital. They are Government Royapettah Hospital, Government Thiruvotteeswarar Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Government Peripheral Hospital, K.K.Nagar and Government Peripheral Hospital, Anna Nagar. The college is affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai. It offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate programs to the students. The college provides excellent training and state of art infrastructure facility towards medical education and patient care.
It is affiliated to Dr. MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu. Government Kilpauk Medical College offers MBBS under its UG wing, Post Graduate Diploma, MD, and MS in various specializations at PG level. Government Kilpauk Medical College also offers super-specialty programs namely DM and M.Ch in various medical specializations.
For MBBS course entry requirements, Candidates have to pass 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology along with English from any recognized board.
Admission for MBBS course is based on the marks obtained in NEET entrance exam conducted by CBSE.
Candidates who have acquired MBBS degree or an equivalent qualification are eligible for PG Diploma, MD, and MS courses in various specializations.
Admissions in PG courses are based on the marks obtained in NEET-PG examination.
Candidates who have acquired MD/MS in relevant Discipline from any recognized university are eligible for M.Ch and DM.
Selection in Super Specialty programs will be based on marks obtained in NEET-SS.
822, Poonamallee High Rd, Near Ega Theatre, Kilpauk, Chennai