Best Medical Colleges in India

Following are some of the best medical colleges in India:

All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
- AIIMS runs a range of undergraduate courses in medicine, nursing and related areas, as well as postgraduate courses in virtually all the basic and clinical medical specialties and superspecialties.
- During the 7 year period from 1987-94, AIIMS topped the list of institutions engaged in medical research in India with 1630 Medline-listed publications (Source: Arunachalam. Current Science 1997; 72:912-922).

Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune
- AFMC has found a place amongst the best medical colleges in the country and is widely acknowledged to be a premier national institute.
- The AFMC is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Science, Nashik and is recognised by the Medical Council of India.

Christian Medical College, Vellore
- CMC, Vellore is ranked 2nd among the Top Medical Colleges in India by Outlook Survey (2008).
- The college within its affiliation to the TN Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai offers degree courses in Medicine (MBBS), Nursing (BSc), Physio-therapy (BPT), Occupational Therapy (BOT) and in Medical Laboratory Technology (BSc).

St.John's Medical College
- St. John's has grown to be listed as one of the best medical educational institutions in the country.
- The National Assessment and Accreditation Council, a Review Committee of the University Grants Commission, has recognized the excellence of St. John's Medical College and Hospital and accorded it with a 5 star grading.

Amrita Institute of Medical Science (AIMS)
- AIMS offers a total and comprehensive health solution comparable to the best hospitals in the world.
- AIMS has grown to be a prominent super–specialty teaching and research hospital with an accredited degree program in medicine.

University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS)
- It was established in 1971 as a Constituent College of University of Delhi.
- UCMS is known for its high quality research and has a National ranking of 7th based on the number of publications in PubMed indexed journals.

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