STATE/UT WISE DETAILS OF MEDICAL COLLEGES & MBBS SEATS IN THE COUNTRY FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-15(as on 15.07.14)
# 5 private medical colleges namely KJ Mehta General Hospital & College of Medical Sciences, Amargadh, Gujarat (150 seats); Kesarsal Medical College & Research Institute , Ahmadabad (100 seats); Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Valia, Gujarat (100 seats); ACS Medical College and Hospital, Chennai (150 seats); D.D Medical College & Hospital, Tiruvallur, Chennai(150 seats) are non-functional (closed). The 650 seats of these 5 colleges are not included in this figure
^ 46 medical colleges with intake capacity of 3920 MBBS seat are not permitted for renewal of permission for the academic year 2014-15, which are not excluded in this figure of 54079 MBBS seats showing total intake capacity in the country. Actual availability of seats for admission will be less.
List of identified districts under the scheme for “Establishment of new Medical Colleges attached with district/referral hospitals”
|S.No.||State/UT||No. of District/Referral Hospitals||Name of the Districts|
|Karbi Anglong at Diphu|
|7||Jammu & Kashmir||5||Anatnag|
|13||West Bengal||5||Birbhum (Rampur Hat)|
|Uttar Dinajpur (Distt. Hosp. Raiganj)|
|South 24 Paraganas|
|16||Arunachal Pradesh||1||Papun Pare General Hosp. , Naharlagun, Itanagar|
|17||Meghalaya||1||West Garo Hills, Tura|
|18||Mizoram||1||Referral Hospital at Falkwan|
|19||Nagaland||1||Kohima (Naga Hospital)|
|20||Andaman & Nicobar Islands||1||Port Blair|
* Subject to the availability of 200 beds
The above annexures are attached with undermentioned loksabha question/answer:-
DISTRIBUTION OF MEDICAL AND PARAMEDICAL COLLEGES INSTITUTES
1260 . Shri PRAHLAD SINGH PATEL, ARUN KUMAR
(b) if so, the details thereof indicating the number of medical and paramedical colleges/institutes along with the number of seats therein across the country, State/ UT-wise;
(c) the steps taken/proposed to be taken by the Government to address the geographic and rural-urban imbalance in distribution of medical and paramedical colleges/institutes in the country;
(d) whether the Government has any proposal to set up medical and paramedical colleges/institutes and Post Graduate institutions for medical education and research, particularly in the underserved areas of the country; and
(e) if so, the details thereof, State/UTwise?
THE MINISTER OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE (DR. HARSH VARDHAN)
The details of such districts/referral hospitals State/UT-wise is placed at ANNEXURE-II.[as above]
The scheme has the provision of fund sharing between the Central Government and States in the ratio of 90:10 for NE/Special category states and 75:25 for other states. To address the shortage of manpower in the field of Allied Health Professionals, there is Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) namely “Establishment of National Institutes of Paramedical Sciences (NIPS), Regional Institute of Paramedical Sciences (RIPS) and supporting the State Govt. Medical College for conducting paramedical courses through one time grant.
Source: Loksabha website
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