Government Medical College, Jammu

Govt   |  Est. 1972   |   Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

About College

The Government Medical College, Jammu, is a Government College established in Year 1972. The college is recognized by the Govt. of India and the National Medical Commission (NMC)  and is affiliated with the University of Jammu. Government Medical College, Jammu offers 180 seats in MBBS, 168 seats in 17 disciplines of Postgraduate studies. 

The Medical college is spread in over a large area of 15 acres of lush green cover with College, Administrative office and Hostel building within the campus. There are very good spacious Classrooms, Lecture halls, Examination halls & Demonstration rooms. The Institute is fully equipped with clinical Laboratories, Museums and Auditorium. The college has an auditorium with a seating capacity of 830 seats which is located on the 3rd & 4th floor of the Administrative Block. The departments, classrooms, library, and laboratories are housed in airy, bright, and well-ventilated buildings. Government Medical College, Jammu has the facility of separate hostels for Under-graduates and Post-graduates. Three blocks with three storyed for Post-graduates and Under-gradates are available for boys and three storeyed with two blocks are for girls. Total rooms are 500+. All the hostels are situated with the college complex at a distance varying from 200-500 meters from different hospitals. 

Associated Hospitals

There are currently 05 associated hospitals with GMC, Jammu with a total bed strength of 2025.

  • Medical College Hospital
  • SMGS Hospital
  • Chest Disease Hospital
  • Psychiatry Disease Hospital
  • Super Specialty Hospital

Medical College Hospital

Government Medical College, Jammu, a premier institute of J&K (Union Territory) was started in the year, 1973. This Medical College Hospital is located in the heart of Temple City has 1700 beds including associated hospitals  Sir. Col. R.N.Chopra Nursing Home. A full-fledged scientifically designed outpatient complex for all departments with adequate waiting space for patients and attendants. An Emergency wing designed and equipped to deal with all cases of casualties, trauma, accident, and medical emergencies. A full-fledged diagnostic setup with round a clock central laboratory capable of performing all tests. Ultramodern imaging facilities under the department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging with X-ray, Ultrasound, Doppler, CT Scan, and MRI Scan facilities.

SMGS Hospital (Sri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital)

SMGS Hospital has been upgraded with more beds. Neo-natal ICU and facilities for Microscopic Surgery and Phototherapy unit have been created. In SMGS Hospital on an average 533 patients per day attend the various OPD’s, 86 patients per day are admitted, 50 major/minor operations are performed per day, about 10 ECGs, 65 ultrasounds/X-Rays per day, and about 600 tests (pathology/bio/micro) are conducted in various labs. SMGS Hospital has a bed strength of 550 beds and the following departments are housed there, Obst. & Gynecology, Pediatrics, ENT, Dermatology.

Chest Disease Hospital

Govt. Chest Diseases and Tuberculosis Hospital is established in 1955 just opposite the Medical College Hospital Complex. This hospital is associated with Govt. Medical College, Jammu.  Chest Disease Hospital has a capacity of 200 beds with all the modern amenities and equipment available.

Psychiatry Disease Hospital

The Psychiatric Diseases Hospital is situated at Ambphalla, Jammu having an indoor capacity of 75 beds with 5 observation beds in OPD This hospital has got modern investigation facilities like EEG, Advanced X-ray equipment, and medical laboratories. On average 90-100 patients report to the OPD per day and out of them 3-5 patients get admitted to the indoor ward.

Super Specialty Hospital

Clinical board’s general specialties viz. Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Anaesthesiology and Radiology, and three paraclinical departments viz. Pathology, Microbiology, and Biochemistry are working in the Super Specialty Hospital. The hospital offers all the modern, diagnostic, and therapeutic facilities. This hospital not only provides excellent clinical services for a population of more than 20 lakh in but also provides excellent facilities for teaching and training of medical Under-Graduate, PostGraduate.


Government Medical College,

Maheshpura, chowk, Bakshi Nagar, Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir - 180001

Contact Details: 

Phone: 0191 258 4234

E Mail ID: [email protected]     


Admission Process

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in Jammu And Kashmir

 The medical aspirants seeking MBBS/BDS admission at  Jammu And Kashmir will have to register themselves for the  Jammu And Kashmir (BOPEE)  admission section for the admission process by filling out their application form. Jammu And Kashmir, MBBS/BDS admission is done on the basis of marks secured in NEET. Candidates who will qualify NEET Exam and meet the eligibility requirements can only register and fill the application form of Jammu And Kashmir (BOPEE)  –  MBBS / BDS  admission. Jammu And Kashmir (BOPEE)  –  counseling is conducted in Three Round (Round 1, Round 2, and Subsequent MOP UP rounds (Personal Counselling)). Seat selection for Government Seats and for Management quota seats will be through web counseling.

Eligibility For Admission
1. Qualification:

  • 12th or (10+2 Equivalent) with Minimum 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English for UR &  40% for SC/ST/OBC.
  • Those who have qualified NEET  by scoring the minimum qualifying percentage will be eligible for the Admission and Counseling. Candidates should have earned a minimum of 50 percentile (40th  percentile for SC/ST/OBC and 45th percentile for General-PH) in order to become eligible for NEET counseling rounds
  • The candidate must have attained the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course.
  • Jammu & Kashmir candidates will not be eligible for the 15% all India quota seats as Jammu & Kashmir Board has opted out from NEET national level counseling

Government Seats (Competent Authority Quota)

Means and includes seats in Government colleges and Government share of seats in Private colleges.

  • Government seats are available in all the Govt. and Aided Colleges.
  • A candidate must be a permanent resident of J&K State as defined in section 6 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir
  • The candidates applying under P&B (Poor and Backward) category are open merit candidates. They must fulfill
  • 50% seats in MBBS/BDS will be reserved for females as per the Government rules on the basis of NEET scoring marks for academic session in accordance with section 9 of the J&K Reservation Act, 2004

Reservation (As per Rule 13 and 14 of Reservation Rules, 2005) MBBS/ BDS

S. No. Categories  Reservation in %age For Male & Females 
1Open Merit (OM)50%
2Reserved Categories:50%
 Category wise reservation in respect of various reserved categories is as below: 
2.1Scheduled Castes (SC)8%

Scheduled Tribes (ST) 

(a) Gujjars and Bakerwals

(b) Residents of District Leh

(c) Residents of District Kargil

(d) Other than (a), (b), and (c) above






2.3Socially and Educationally Backward Classes:----
2.3.1Weak and Under Privileged Classes/Social Castes (OSC2%
2.3.2Residents of Backward Area (RBA)20%
2.3.3Residents of Area Adjoining Actual Line of Control (ALC3%
2.3.4*Children of Defence Personnel.3%
2.3.5Children of Para-military Forces and State Police Personnel1%
2.3.6Candidates possessing outstanding proficiency in sports (SP2%

*  Candidate having a certificate that his/her father is working in Defense Establishment (Military Engineering Service, paramilitary force or other services of like nature) where salary is paid out from Defense Estimates is not entitled to benefit of CDP Category. Where this certificate is wrongly accepted and the candidate gets admission on the basis of such a certificate, admission of such candidate will be cancelled as and when this mistake/ fraud comes in the notice of Board. 

Management Quota

  • All seats in ASCOMS falling under Management Quota and NRI shall be filled up by the BOPEE.

 The following MBBS seats are available in ASCOMS and shall be filled accordingly:- 

  • Government seats (OM) = 40
  • Management (OM)   = 15
  • Poor & Backward seats (P&B) = 10
  • Management Quota seats (HM) = 25
  • NRI seats (NRI)   = 10

In order to fill up Management/NRI seats the following shall be the eligibility criteria:- 

  • Category No. 1:- Where applicant himself/herself is NRI and family originally belongs to J&K State.
  • Category No. 2:- Children/wards of NRI who originally belong to State of J&K.
 State Quota MGT.+HMNRI Quota
Government College100%  
Acharya Shri Chander College of Medical Sciences and Hospital (ASCOM)50%40%10%


  • All ASCOMS Seats (including Management, Hindu Minority, and NRI Seats) shall be filled up by the BOPEE as per Rules. ASCOM further breakup ( 15 OM mgt. seat + 25 Hindu Minority seats). 40+15 = 55 OM ASCOMS  seats to be filled during first round online counseling.

Eligibility of NRI Seats:-

Category No. 1:- Where applicant himself /herself is NRI and family originally belongs to UT of J&K /Ladakh. 

Category No. 2:- Children/wards of NRI, who originally belongs to UT of J&K / Ladakh. 

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