Patna Medical College

Govt   |  Est. 1925   |   Patna, Bihar

About College

Patna Medical College and Hospital, Patna is one of the oldest Medical college which was established in 1925. Initially, it started as Temple Medical School in 1874 with the admission of 30 student with fees of Rs. 2/- only per students for whole course. This trend continued till 1925. Later Temple Medical School was shifted to Darbhanga and it was replaced by Medical College known as Prince of Wales Medical College, Patna which is now known as Patna Medical College and Hospital. It is the best and oldest Medical College in Bihar where Post graduate course was started in 1932. Postgraduate teaching in whole undivided India was offered in Orthopaedics, Physiology, Gynaecology and Radiotherapy in this institution . Various building were constructed by the donations from Princely states of Bihar.   

The college is located in the heart of the city in Ashok Rajpath and the nearest airport is Patna airport and is easily accessible through rail and road routes.The PMCH is affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University (Formerly - Patna University) and recognized by Govt. of India and the National Medical Commission (NMC). It has an annual intake of 200 seats in MBBS, 172 seats in 25 disciplines of Post-Graduate studies and 8 seats in 1 discipline of super- Specialization studies. The college has produced some notable alumni in all these years who greatly contributed at national and international level. 

The PMCH is located in a sprawling campus of over 51 acres with good decent infrastructure. It is equipped with spacious centrally air-conditioned classrooms, Lecture halls to accommodate around 200, Examination rooms, Demonstration rooms, Seminar halls. There are Departmental museums and well-equipped Laboratories. Cafeteria and Recreation halls are in place. There are separate hostel facilities for Boys and Girls and Indoor and Outdoor Games and Sports facilities. The college has a separate library building which is open 24X7 with an excellent collection of medical books of over 6500+ and 150+ journals, back volumes, Atlases, Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopaedias, Technical Reports. There are separate Reading rooms and the E- library has good Internet facility. The college has the pre-clinical, para-clinical and clinical disciplines. 

The Teaching Hospital - PMCH

The hospital is considered as one of the most busiest hospital in India and in Bihar with maximum out-patient visit in   a day. The hospital is a tertiary care hospital fully equipped with around 2000 beds and all the medical facilities to serve people. The hospital has all the specialities in place with very good patient care facilities. The Hospital's general specialities include General Medicine, General Surgery, OBG, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radiodiagnosis, ENT, Ophthalmology, Anaesthesiology, Pathology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Forensic Medicine, Pain and Palliative care, Sports Injury, Physiotherapy. The Super Specialities include Urology, Nephrology, Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Maxillo-facial surgery, Plastic Surgery, Neurology, Neuro Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Endocrinology, Vascular Surgery, Gastroenterology, Pulmonary critical care and sleep medicine, Regional STD Teaching, Training and Research centre and Cardiology.

Contact Details:

Patna Medical College and Hospital

Ashok Rajpath, Patna University Campus, Patna, Bihar 800001

Phone:  0612 230 0343  


Admission Process

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

The medical aspirants seeking MBBS/BDS admission at BIHAR will have to register themselves for the BCECE (UGMAC ) admission process by filling out their application form. Bihar, 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 BCECE (UGMAC ), MBBS / BDS  admission. BCECE (UGMAC ) counseling is conducted in Three Round (Round 1, Round 2, and Subsequent MOP UP rounds). 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
  • 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.

Government Seats (State Quota)

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

  • 85% of Seats in Government colleges (after exclusion of 15 % seats transferred to All India Quota)
  • 50% of the available seats for admission by the University for MBBS/ BDS shall be reserved for candidates belonging to: SC – 16%, ST- 1%%,  Backward Classes (BC)-12% Reserved Category Girls (RCG)-3%, Extremely Backward Class (EBC)-18%
  • 10% of total seats in specified Government Medical / Dental Colleges reserved for economically weaker section ( EWS ) Category

Statement of Seats Distribution State Quota (Bihar) of Different Government Medical 

( EWS=10%, SC=16%, ST=1%, EBC=18%, BC=12%, RCG=3% ; DQ   =5% )

   Category wise Distribution of Seats 2020-21
I.G.I.M.S. PATNAM.B.B.S.Govt.4110161191231025
G. M. C. BETTIAHM.B.B.S.Govt.4110161191231025
J.K.T.M.C.& H. MadhepuraM.B.B.S.Govt.34914115102854
Govt. M.B.B.S. Total  4281071711119312932107154

FEW ALLOTED TO CENTRAL POOL –(These seats were allocated to the beneficiaries of the Central Pool, viz., States/Union Territories, which do not have medical/ dental colleges of their own, Ministry of Defence (for the wards of Defence Personnel), Ministry of Home Affairs (for the children of para-military personnel and Civilian Terrorist Victims), Cabinet Secretariat, Ministry of External Affairs (for meeting diplomatic/ bilateral commitments and for the children of Indian staff serving in Indian Mission abroad), Ministry of Human Resource Development (for Tibetan Refugees) and Indian Council for Child Welfare (for National Bravery Award-winning children)

Management Quota

  • 15% of  NRI quota (NRI/NRI Sponsored) Seats in case of Private Medical College
  • Statement of Seats of Private Medical / Dental Colleges of Bihar on the basis of UGMAC(Private)-2020-21
K.M.C. KATIHARM.B.B.S.Private5275023150
M.G.M.M.C. KISHANGANJM.B.B.S.Private5503015100
N.M.C.H. SASARAMM.B.B.S.Private1280022150
Total Private MBBS 45815030112750

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