Seats Allotted to Medical Colleges in Undergraduate Levels

Edusanjal

June 15, 2021
Last updated August 12, 2021

Medical Education commission (MEC) has allotted undergraduate level seats for different subjects under medical studies to medical colleges across the country for the academic year 2077/78. Seats were allotted based on the decision of a working committee that convened on Jestha 19 and 31.

Out of 22 colleges that offer MBBS and BDS, 1835 seats have been allotted to MBBS and 565 seats to BDS. Similarly of 76 colleges that offer other health science-related undergraduate courses, a total of 1100 seats have been allotted to BSc. Nursing course, 425 seats to BSc. MLT course, 71 seats to BSc. MIT course, 20 seats to BSc. Medical Microbiology, 20 seats to Medical Biochemistry, 150 seats to BPT, 902 seats to B.Pharma, 1420 seats to BPH, 67 seats to B.Optometry, 70 seats to BNS (MID), 1195 seats to BNS, 6 seats to BASLP, 80 seats to BAMS, and a total of 5 seats to Bachelors in Perfusion Technology

Seat distributions of Bachelor Level Medical Education Programs 

S.N

Program

Total seats

Merit (Open and Paying)

Foreigners

Open Scholarships seat (55%)

Reserved Scholarships seat (45%)

  1.  

Bachelor in Perfusion Technology

5

1

0

2

2

  1.  

BAMS

80

14

6

33

27

  1.  

BASLP

6

1

0

3

2

  1.  

BDS

565

278

176

61

49

  1.  

BNS

1355

566

315

249

204

  1.  

BNS (MID)

70

18

13

22

18

  1.  

B. Optometry

67

17

10

22

18

  1.  

BPH

1440

727

409

161

132

  1.  

B. Pharma

882

433

248

111

90

  1.  

BPT

150

77

45

15

13

  1.  

BSc Medical Biochemistry

20

11

7

1

1

  1.  

BSc Medical Microbiology

20

11

7

1

1

  1.  

BSc MIT

71

25

17

16

13

  1.  

BSc MLT

445

193

110

74

61

  1.  

BSc Nursing

1240

535

333

194

158

  1.  

MBBS

1835

829

540

229

188

 

Grand Total

8251

3735

2235

1194

997

 

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As per the Medical Education Act, each subject can be allotted a total of 100 seats in an academic year. All colleges offering MBBS program except two were allotted this maximum limit for the program. Patan Academy of Health Sciences and Janaki Medical College were allotted 65 and 50  seats respectively. Similarly, Karnali Academy of Health Sciences operation MBBS classes for the first time from this academic session has been allotted 20 seats.

Although perceived as not so sound in terms of infrastructure, Gandaki Medical College, Lumbini Medical College (Palpa), and Kist Medical College also were allotted 100 seats. 

Below is the list of seats allotted to different medical education institutions per undergraduate program they offer:

Institution/ Program B Perf. Tech. BAMS BASLP BDS BNS BNS (MID) B. Optom BPH BPharm BPT BSc Medical Biochemistry BSc Medical Microbiology BSc MIT BSc MLT BSc Nursing MBBS
Birat Medical College                   30         20 100
Nobel Medical College Teaching Hospital       30 30         30         40 100
Edenburgh International College               40                
Hamro School of Nursing                             30  
Koshi Health and Science Campus         40     40                
Purbanchal University School of Health Sciences         40     40 30           40  
Birat Health College Pvt. Ltd               40                
B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences 2     50   20             10 10 40 100
Sunsari Technical College                 40              
Janaki Medical College         15     10             20 50
University Campus               30           20    
Madhesh Institute of Health Sciences         20     20           20    
National Medical College       25 40               3 12 30 100
Unique Medical College &Teaching Hospital Pvt. Ltd               40                
Saptarishi Health Science College               40                
Chakrabarti Habi Education Academy, College of Nursing Science               40                
College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital/ CoMS       40                     40 100
Bharatpur Hospital Nursing College         40                      
Shree Medical and Technical College         40                      
Chitwan Medical College       40 40     40 40       6 25 40 100
N.P.I. Narayani Samudayik Hospital Ltd.                             20  
B.P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital Nursing College         40                      
Kathmandu Medical College P.Ltd.       50 20         30         40 100
Nepal Medical College Pvt.Ltd       40                     40 100
CIST College               70 40              
Everest College of Nursing         40                   20  
Innovative College of Health Science Pvt. Ltd.         40                      
Kantipur Academy of Health Science         40     40 30           20  
Karnali College of Health Sciences               40 30              
Kathmandu Model Hospital School of Nursing (Run by: Janaswasthya Sarokar Trust)         40                   20  
Little Buddha College of Health Science               40 30              
Nagarik College of Health Sciences         40                   20  
National Academy for Medical Science               40                
Nepal Institute of Health Sciences (Stupa)               40                
Norvic Institute of Nursing Education         40                   30  
Om Health Campus         40     40             30  
Valley College of Technical Sciences               40 30              
Ayurveda Campus/TU IOM   40                            
Maharajgunj Medical campus 3   6 25     10   30       10 15   100
Maharajgunj Nursing Campus         50                   40  
Manmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences         40     40 38         23 40  
National Model College For Advance Learning                 36              
Nepalese Army Institute of Health Sciences         40     20           12 40 100
People's Dental College & Hospital Pvt. Ltd       50       10           12    
Nobel College         40     80 40   20 20   40 40  
Yeti Health Science Academy               40                
National Academy of Medical Sciences         60 20 40           10      
Central Department of Public Health               50                
Kantipur Dental College       50                        
KU School of Medical Sciences       50 30 20       40     20 20 40 100
KU School of Science                 60              
Scheer Memorial Adventist Hospital Medical Institute, College of Nursing                             40  
Patan Academyof Health Sciences                               65
Lalitpur Nursing Campus         40                   40  
National Open College               70                
Alka Hospital Pvt. Ltd         40                      
Asian Foundation of Education & Research Pvt. Ltd         40     40 30           20  
B&B Medical Institute         40                   30  
Hope International College               40 30              
JF Institute of Health Science         30       40         20    
KIST Medical College       40         10         12   100
Modern Technical College Ltd.               20 20         20    
Madan Bhandari Academy of Health Sciences               20 30         30    
Manipal College of Medical Sciences                             40 100
Himalaya Eye Institute             17                  
La Grandee International College               40                
School of Health and Allied Sciences (Pokhara)               40 80 20       40    
Gandaki Medical College       25 40     40 38       6 24 40 100
Gandaki University                 20              
Nepalgunj Medical College Managed by Lord Buddha Educational Academy                             20 100
Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital Ltd                             40 100
Crimson College of Technology                 40         40    
Sanjeevani College of Medical Sciences               40                
Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital (UCMS)       50 40     40 40       6 30 40 100
Kendriya Ayurved Bidhyapeeth/NSU   40                            
Karnali Academy of Health Sciences         20 10   20 20             20
Grand Total 5 80 6 565 1195 70 67 1420 902 150 20 20 71 425 1100 1835

 

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