Grant Medical College

Govt   |  Est. 1845   |   Mumbai, Maharashtra

About College

The Grant Medical College Mumbai is a foremost and pioneer medical institution of 175 years of existence. It was established in 1845 and it is one of the oldest institutions teaching medicine in South Asia. This oldest medical institution run by the Government of Maharashtra providing undergraduate and postgraduate medical training and health care ranging from specialties to super-specialties along with tertiary care to patients will provide enhanced standards of medical education and health care. The institute was ranked 7th among medical colleges in India in 2019 by Outlook India and 7th by The Week. In the year 2020, it was ranked 8th and 11th among the Top medical colleges in India by The Week and Outlook India, respectively.  The Grant Government Medical College, Mumbai is a medical college affiliated to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences  and recognized by Govt. of India and the National Medical Commission (NMC). It has an annual intake of 250 seats in MBBS, 234 seats in 21 disciplines of Post-Graduate studies and 17 seats in 7 discipline of Super- Specialization studies. 

Grant Medical College & Sir J. J. Group of Hospitals has situated the territory of south and central Mumbai. Mumbai is well connected by Western and Central railway, roadways, and airways and even by sea from all the parts of Maharashtra, India & the world. The College is spread in over a huge area of around 44 acres with 46 buildings in total. The campus is notable for its greenery and open spaces in an otherwise congested part of the city and has huge roads and round the clock busy hospitals. With gradual additions and expansions since its initial foundation, the campus has a mix of buildings depicting both modern Indian and Colonial architecture. As the campus expanded it incorporated hospitals that were originally independent before being absorbed into J.J. Hospital and thus retain some of their older names, notably: C.J. Ophthalmic Hospital, B.J. Hospital for children and the David Sasoon Hospital. The college the pre-clinical, para-clinical and clinical disciplines.

Classrooms are huge, and some of them are air-conditioned. There are big Lecture halls, Examination room, Demonstration room. There are Departmental museums and well-equipped Laboratories. The campus has a total of 45 wards, 5 hostels in which there are around 860 rooms for undergraduates students and 410 rooms for PG students and the college also provides 200 rooms for interns with air conditioning and internet facility. There are separate dining area for both boys and girls. There are around 7 canteens for staff and students. It also provides residential facilities to its teaching faculty, resident doctors, medical students, nurses and other hospital workers. There are 3 libraries which are well-stocked with an excellent collection of medical books and journals, back volumes, Atlases, Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopaedias, Technical Reports. There are separate Reading rooms and the E- library has good Internet facility.   There are separate hostels for girls and boys. Mess facilities are not available. There are 4-5 canteens around the campus which provide very good food. Excellent facilities for Indoor and Outdoor Games and Sports activities including recreational games. 

The Teaching Hospital

Its clinical affiliate is Sir Jamsetjee Jeejebhoy (J.J) Group of Hospitals: a conglomerate of four hospitals in South Bombay including the Sir J. J. Hospital, St George Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital, and Cama and Albless Hospital (women and children hospital). All these Hospitals are busy 24X7 serving people owing to its quality medical service and central location. The hospital has 2844 beds and caters to an annual load of 1,200,000 out-patients and 80,000 in-patients, from all parts of Maharashtra and central India. 

St George Hospital is a multispeciality hospital near the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), in the Fort district of Mumbai. This is a free Hospital run by the Government of Maharashtra with around 460 beds capacity. Mumbai's first dedicated Urology Unit was established in St George's Hospital in the early 1960s under the late Dr B J Colabawalla, who was also the founding Secretary of the Urological Society of India. 

Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital is a government of Maharashtra run free hospital in South Mumbai, India. It was built in 1875 thanks to the beneficence of Gokuldas Tejpal, a renowned Hindu businessman and philanthropist of Mumbai. It has all the Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical departments. 

The Cama & Albless Hospital (originally just Cama Hospital) is a hospital for women and children in the city of Mumbai, India, with 367 beds.



Grant Government Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals,

JJ Marg, Nagpada-mumbai Central, Near Sandhurst Road and J J Police Station, Mumbai – 400008

Phone: 022-2373 5555

Email: [email protected]


Admission Process

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in Maharashtra 

The medical aspirants seeking MBBS/BDS admission at Maharashtra (State Government/Corporation/Private & Minority Colleges ) will have to register themselves for The Commissioner State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State, Medical education Under Graduate Courses ( Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra State, Mumbai  ) admission process by filling out their application form. Maharashtra, 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 for the Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra State, Mumbai, MBBS / BDS  admission. Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra State, Mumbai counseling is conducted in Three rounds (Round 1, Round 2, and Mop-up Round). The fourth round being the College Round, if the number of vacant seats is x, then a 10x the list of registered candidates will be sent to the college and is to be exhausted strictly in order of merit. Seat selection for MAHARASHTRA (State Government/Corporation/Private & Minority Colleges ) will be exclusively 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
  • AGE: A student must have completed an age of 17 years at the time of admission under NEET eligibility or should complete the age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course.


  • 85% of Seats in Government colleges (after exclusion of 15 % seats transferred to All India Quota)
  • EWS reservation – 10% seats of the available seats will be reserved for EWS candidates. “EWS” means Economically Weaker Section, include persons who are not covered under the scheme of reservation for SC, ST, VJ, NT-1, NT-2, NT-3, OBC, and whose family has a gross annual income below Rs. 8,00,000/- as per Government resolution of General Administration Department ROD-4019/C.R 31/ 16-A Dated 12 February 2019 And Government Resolution no. MED-1018/C.R 37/19/Edu-2, dated 07th March 2019.
  • The seat(s) remaining vacant – from the EWS category will be allotted to general category candidates
  • 50% in government college 25% in private college of the available seats for admission by the University for MBBS/ BDS shall be reserved for candidates belonging to Backward Classes.
  • Constitutional reserve seats:- The seats from the categories SC, ST, VJ, NT1, NT2, NT3 & OBC will be filled from among the reserve candidates as per the following groups The groups are as follows -


(i) Scheduled Castes and Schedule Caste converted to Buddhism (S.C.) 

(ii) Scheduled Tribes including those living outside specified area (S.T.) 


(i) Vimukta Jati (DT) (A) 

(ii) Nomadic Tribes (NT1(B)) 


 (i) Nomadic Tribes (NT2 (C))

(ii) Nomadic Tribes(NT3 (D)) 

iii) Other Backward Classes (OBC) including SBC

CasteReservation in Government CollegesReservation in Private Unaided Institutions/Colleges
Nomadic Tribes (NT-1) NT-B2.50%1.25%
Nomadic Tribes (NT-2) NT-C3.50%1.75%
Nomadic Tribes (NT-3) NT-D2%1.00%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) including Special Backward Class (SBC)19%9.5
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Caste converts to Buddhism (SC)13%6.50%
Scheduled Tribes (ST)7%3.50%
Vimukta Jati (VJ) DT-A3%1.50%

 If the seats still remain vacant then these seats will be filled by Inter-se, merit from the above three combined common groups of reserve candidates., If the seats still remain vacant then these seats will be filled by Inter-se merit among the candidate of the common state merit list. 

  • A Candidate belonging to ‘Creamy Layer’ amongst the categories (VJ) DT -A, NT-B, NT-C, NT-D, OBC, SBC and must note that the provision of the reservation is NOT applicable to him/her. A candidate claiming the benefit of reservation under these categories will be required to produce a Non-Creamy Layer Certificate as specified 0in the Govt. Resolutions from time to time.
  • RESERVATION FOR FEMALE CANDIDATES: 30% of seats at the disposal of the Competent Authority shall be reserved for female candidates in all the courses. This reservation shall be for all the categories like SC, ST, VJ, NT-1, NT-2, NT-3, OBC, EWS, Common, HA, MKB & DEF and will be operated in parallel. If requisite numbers of female candidates are not available, then these seats shall be offered to male candidates of that category.
  • In all private unaided institutions, all the seats will be distributed uniformly at the State level. There shall be 30% female reservation. There shall not be any other specified reservation.
  • Maharashtra-Karnataka disputed border area residents (MKB) Quota: The candidate should have claimed the MKB Quota reservation in the original online application form. Request for MKB quota claim after submission application form will not be granted. Minimum eligibility criteria shall be as per open merit candidate for selection. If the seat(s) from the MKB quota remains vacant, they will be filled in from the Open category as they are carved out from the same category.
  • Hilly Area (HA) Reservation:- The candidate should have claimed the Hilly area reservation in the original Online application form. Request for Hilly area reservation claim after submission application form will not be granted.
  • All the seats at Minority College will be filled by the respective minority candidate and if a particular Minority candidate is not available then the remaining seats will be filled by general candidates.
  • One percent seats from the Open category are reserved in parallel for Orphan category candidate
  • 15% Institutional quota for MBBS/BDS course in Private/Minority colleges shall be filled on the All India basis which shall also include eligible NRI, OCI candidate, and candidate from other State (OMS). These seats will be filled by the competent authority through CAP. Such seats if remain vacant after all CAP round will be surrendered to the respective institute for an institutional level round.

Checklist of Documents Necessary for Admission to Undergraduate Health Sciences Courses A.Y.2021-22 (All the Originals & One set of attested photocopies) 

List of Necessary Documents for Reserved and Unreserved Category Candidates (Mandatory Documents)
Sr.No.Name of the Documents
1Admit card of NEET UG - 2021
2Copy of Online Application Form (Latest) filled on
3NEET UG - 2021 Mark sheet
4Nationality Certificate issued by District Magistrate/Addl. District Magistrate or Metropolitan Magistrate (Competent Authority for issue of such certificate)/ valid Indian Passport / School Leaving Certificate of HSC/12th Std. indicating the nationality of the candidate as Indian.
5Domicile Certificate issued by District Magistrate/Metropolitan Magistrate/ Addl. District Magistrate or Competent Authority for the issue of such Certificate.
6H.S.C. (or equivalent) examination Mark Sheet
7SSC (or equivalent) passing certificate (for Date of Birth)
8Aadhaar Card
9Medical fitness certificate
Additional Category l Necessary Documents for candidates under Constitutional Reservation
1Caste Certificate issued by authority from within the State of Maharashtra
2Caste Validity Certificate
3Non Creamy LayerCertificate valid unto 31/03/2022 (For VJ, NTl, NT2, NT3, & OBC including SBC). Not required for SC and ST.
Additional Necessary Documents for candidates under PWD category



Disability Certificate of Authorized Medical Board as per National Testing Agency/ MCC (List of Medical Board is attached)

Any certificate issued by authorities other than the Authorized Medical Board is NOT valid.

Additional Necessary Documents for candidates under EWS category
1Recent Eligibility Certificate for EWS category issued by Competent Authority as per State Government Format (Copy of  G.R. dated 12/02/2019 attached) Certificate in Central Government format will not be accepted
Additional Necessary Documents for candidates under Hilly area category



Domicile Certificate of the parent stating that he/she is domicile in the village declared as a Hilly area specified in the Table for the respective Regions.

The candidate should pass SSC/HSC (or equivalent) examination from School/Junior College situated in the hilly area of his/her parents domicile or if not so, at the most, from a School/Junior College situated in the taluka of his/her parent's domicile.

2Proof showing that candidate has passed SSC/HSC from the same Tehsil/Taluka in the hilly area of his/her parents domicile. i.e. SSC/HSC passing certificate of School leaving certificate.
Additional  Necessary Documents for candidates under D-1 category
1Certificate of parent from Zillah Sainik Board
2Domicile certificate of parent, it should be from within state of Maharashtra
Additional   Necessary Documents for candidates under D-2 category
1Certificate of parent from competent authority from Defence services stating that parent is serving as per Army/Navy/Air force act
2Domicile certificate of parent, it should be from within state of Maharashtra
Additional  Necessary Documents for candidates under D-3 category



Certificate of parent from competent authority from Defence services stating that parent is serving as per Army/Navy/Air force act & transferred and posted in the State of Maharashtra.

Domicile certificate of parent of other than Maharashtra is only accepted

Additional   Necessary Documents for candidates under MKB category
1Certificate of Candidate stating that he/she is from the disputed area
2The candidate’s mother tongue is Marathi as per school record
3The candidate has passed SSC/HSC from the disputed area

First Round And Second Round 

Steps Of Counseling  
Release of information brochure 
Online Registration/ Application form and payment through Online gateway  
Publication of registered candidates 
Declaration of MBBS/BD Course seat matrix 
Document Verification: Candidates are required to choose any one center for document verification at the time of registration. 
Document Verification for NRI
Document Verification at Centres Physical 
Online Preference (Choices) Filling Process for MBBS/BDS Course 
Release of first seat allotment list 
Last date of reporting at the allotted institute 
Second round Counselling 
Release of seat matrix 
Release of second round seat allotment 
Last date of joining 

Mop-Up Round (s): After conducting two or more CAP rounds of seat allotment for Government /Corporation /Private aided / Private Unaided / Minority colleges, if seats remain vacant due to nonallotment, nonreporting for admission and resigning after joining or any other reason, those seats will be filled in Mop-Up round(s). The details of the CAP Mop-Up round will be declared on the website in due course 

A) Eligibility for MOP-UP Round(s): 

1. All candidates admitted in 1st round, 2nd round and secured the admission but not filled status retention form in the respective group. 

2. All the candidates who are waitlisted and to whom choice was not available during 1st round and 2nd round in respective group. 

B) Candidates NOT ELIGIBLE for Mop-Up Round(s): 

a) Candidate to whom a seat has been allotted in computerized CAP rounds and not joined in the respective group.

 b) Candidate who has filled status retention form 

c) Those candidates who are joined and resigned after allotment of seats in previous rounds. 

Mop-Up Round-1
Publication of Vacancies for Mop up- round 
Publication of selection list for Mop up- Round 
Joining period of Mop up-Round 
Last date for filling Status Retention form 
Commencement of Academic Session

INSTITUTION LEVEL ROUND FOR VACANT SEATS AFTER CAP Mop-Up ROUNDS: If the seat(s) remain vacant in Private Unaided /Private Minority Colleges after all CAP Mop-Up Rounds, the said seats shall be filled in by the Institution through Institution Level Round with the prior approval of the Competent Authority. The Dean or Principal of the institutions shall carry out the admission for these vacant seats by calling applications from eligible candidates for State quota on the basis of inter-se merit from the list of NEET-UG.

PAYMENT OF FEES:  The fee for the course should be paid at the respective college by Demand Draft from any Nationalised / Scheduled Commercial Bank in favor of Dean/Principal of College, as applicable. 

SERVICE BOND & PENALTY:  As per Government Resolution (G.R. No. MED 1007/CR-490/07/Ed-2 dated 8th Feb 2008 and any G.R issued in this regard from time to time), candidates joined against the seats of Government/Municipal Corporation colleges for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses either through GOI nominee, All India quota or through NEET UG 2019 will be required to sign a bond to serve the Government of Maharashtra or local self-government or Defence services for a period of one year, after the completion of the internship, failing which he/she will be required to pay Non-Refundable Rs.10,00,000/- (Rupees ten lacs only) for the default as penalty. 

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