More 1,110 MBBS Seats: The Medical council Of India has given the nod for an additional 1,110 seats for the current academic session.
1,110 Additional MBBS Seats Allowed By MCI:
Good news to the aspirants those who want to go for an MBBS degree. The medical council Of India has now allowed for an additional 1,110 MBBS seats.
This decision of the MCI will directly benefit aspirants in Punjab, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh.
Punjab will be getting an additional 325 MBBS seats in a state-wise breakup. Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar, has been allowed to admit 150 students. Guru Ram Das Medical College, Amritsar, and government medical colleges in Patiala and Faridkot have been allowed to increase 50 MBBS seats each. Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, will get 25 additional seats. The total number of MBBS seats in Punjab has reached 995 with this addition.
350 MBBS seats were added to Haryana in addition to its existing number of seats.Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, BPS Government Medical College for Women, Sonepat and Shree Guru Gobind Singh Tricentenary Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Gurgaon are allowed to add 100 seats each Pt BD Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences of Rohtak got a 50 more MBBS students.
In Jammu and Kashmir, three medical colleges namely Sher-I Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences of Srinagar, Government Medical College, Jammu and Government Medical College of Srinagar have been allowed to add 50 seats each.
Himachal Pradesh will be able to admit 85 more students in two Govt colleges. Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla will be admitting 35 more students, Dr Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College also admits 35 more students, Tanda is allowed to admit 50 students. Private college Maharishi Markandeshwar Medical College & Hospital is allowed to admit 150 MBBS students. The total number of MBBS seats in the state is now 350.
While Chandigarh has been allowed to increase its seat strength by 50. The MCI had allowed the college to admit only 50 students instead of 100 after the first inspection.