Bihar is an East Indian state that borders Nepal. The territory that is now Bihar was considered a centre of power, learning, and culture in ancient and classical India. Bihar is entirely within the Temperate Zone’s Subtropical zone, and its climate is humid subtropical. The climate is generally subtropical, with hot summers and freezing winters. Bihar’s average daily high temperature is 26 degrees Celsius. The climate is very warm, with a yearly average temperature of 26 degrees, yet there are only a few tropical and humid months. Several months of the year, temperatures are warm to hot, with temperatures consistently over 25 degrees Celsius, and sometimes reaching 29 degrees Celsius.

There were seven exam centres in Bihar and around 65914 candidates have registered for the NEET 2021 examination. Bihar has 13 government medical colleges and 8 private medical colleges. The admissions to these colleges are completely based on the NEET examination scores in the NEET examinations. Here in this blog, we are sharing the details of the top 10 government medical colleges in Bihar.

1. Patna Medical College, Patna

Patna Medical Institution and Hospital, formerly known as Prince of Wales Medical College, is a medical college in Patna, the state capital of Bihar, India. It is situated on the Ganges’ southern bank and is now associated with Aryabhatta Knowledge University.

Courses Offered

CourseDurationNo. of Seats
MBBS5.5 Years200
MD Paediatrics3 Years21
MD General Medicine 3 Years 20
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology 3 Years 19
MS General Surgery 3 Years 17
Post Graduate Diploma in Ophthalmology2 Years12
MS Ophthalmology 3 Years 11
Post Graduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2 Years 11
MD Pathology 3 Years 10
MS Orthopaedics 3 Years 10
Post Graduate Diploma in Child Health 2 Years 9
M.Ch Plastic Surgery 3 Years 8
Post Graduate Diploma in Anaesthesiology 2 Years 8
MD Anaesthesiology 3 Years 7
MD Pharmacology 3 Years 7
MD Physiology 3 Years 6
MS ENT 3 Years 6
Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Pathology2 Years6
MD Radiodiagnosis 3 Years 5
PG Diploma in Radio Diagnosis2 Years5
MD Biochemistry 3 Years 4
MD Dermatology Venereology and Leprosy 3 Years 4
MD Microbiology 3 Years 4
MS Anatomy 3 Years 4
Post Graduate Diploma in Orthopaedics2 Years4
MD Community Medicine 3 Years 3
MD Forensic Medicine 3 Years 3
MD Psychiatry3 Years3
Post Graduate Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases2 Years3
MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 3 Years 2
Post Graduate Diploma in Microbiology 2 Years 2
Post Graduate Diploma in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2 Years 1
MD Radiotherapy 3 Years
PG Diploma in Bacteriology2 Years

Website: https://patnamedicalcollege.edu.in/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

2. Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna

Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences comes under the State Legislature Act. It was founded on November 19, 1983, as an autonomous organisation patterned after the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. It is Bihar’s only superspecialist institute and is at the top of the patient referral chain. The institute offers medical education and performs numerous health and medical research projects in Bihar. MCI granted its medical college affiliation in September 2011.

Courses Offered

CourseDurationNo.of Seats
MBBS 5.5 Years120
B.Sc Nursing4 Years50
GNM3 Years 50
Post-B.Sc Nursing2 Years50
Diploma in OT Assistant Technology2 Years20
MD Anaesthesia3 Years17
B.Sc Medical Laboratory Technology3 Years12
B.Optom4 Years10
B.Sc Forensic Science 3 Years 10
B.Sc Neuro Technology3 Years10
BPT4.5 Years10
Diploma in Medical Radiotherapy Technology2 Years10
MD General Medicine3 Years8
MD Microbiology3 Years8
MS General Surgery 3 Years 8
B.Sc Cardiac Technology3 Years6
Diploma in Cardiac Technology2 Years6
MD Pathology 3 Years 5
MD Radio Diagnosis 3 Years 5
Diploma in Dialysis Technology2 Years4
Diploma in Medical Record Technology2 Years4
Diploma in Neuro Technology 2 Years 4
M.Ch Urology3 Years4
MD Biochemistry 3 Years 4
MD Community Medicine3 Years4
MD Radiation Oncology 3 Years 4
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology 3 Years 4
MS Ophthalmology 3 Years 4
PhD Biochemistry6 Years4
DM Cardiology3 Years3
DM Nephrology3 Years3
M.Ch Surgical Gastroenterology 3 Years 3
MD Anatomy 3 Years 3
MD Paediatrics 3 Years 3
MD Psychiatry 3 Years 3
MS ENT 3 Years 3
MS Orthopaedics3 Years3
Diploma in Endoscopy Technology2 Years2
Diploma in Urological Technology 2 Years 2
DM Gastroenterology3 Years2
DM Neurology3 Years2
M.Ch Neuro Surgery3 Years2
M.Ch Paediatric Surgery 3 Years 2
MD Pharmacology3 Years2
MD Physiology 3 Years 2
PhD Dentistry6 Years 2
PhD Forensic Medicine 6 Years 2
PhD Microbiology6 Years2
PhD Nephrology6 Years2
PhD Neurophysiology 6 Years 2
PhD Oncology6 Years2
PhD Physiology 6 Years 2
PhD Urology 6 Years 2
MD Forensic Medicine3 Years1
PhD Obstetrics and Gynaecology6 Years1
PhD Pharmacology6 Years1
PhD Psychiatry 6 Years 1

Website: http://www.igims.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

3. AIIMS Patna – All India Institute of Medical Sciences

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences Patna, is a public medical college and research institute in Phulwari Sharif, Patna, Bihar, India. It is one of India’s Institutes of National Importance. It began operations on September 25, 2012, following a series of observations by the Patna High Court. The institute is run independently by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, while serving as vice-president, lay the foundation for it on January 3, 2004, and It became fully operational in 2018.

Courses Offered

Course Duration No.of Seats
MBBS5.5 Years100
MD Physiology3 Years10
MD Biochemistry3 Years7
MD Anatomy3 Years6
MD Anaesthesiology 3 Years 5
MD Community Medicine and Family Medicine3 Years4
MD Radiodiagnosis3 Years4
MD Forensic Medicine and Toxicology 3 Years 3
MD General Medicine 3 Years 3
MD Microbiology 3 Years 3
MD Paediatrics 3 Years 3
MD Pathology 3 Years 3
MS General Surgery 3 Years 3
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology 3 Years 3
M.Ch Paediatrics Surgery 3 Years 2
MD Pharmacology 3 Years 2
MS Orthopaedics 3 Years 2
DM Gastroenterology3 Years1
DM Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine3 Years1
M.Ch Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery 3 Years 1
M.Ch Gastroenterology Surgery Surgery 3 Years 1
M.Ch Neurosurgery 3 Years 1
M.Ch Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery3 Years1
M.Ch Surgical Oncology 3 Years 1
M.Ch Trauma Surgery and Critical Care 3 Years 1
MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 3 Years 1
MD Psychiatry 3 Years 1
MD Radiotherapy 3 Years 1
MDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 3 Years 1
MS ENT 3 Years 1
MS Ophthalmology3 Years1

Website: https://www.aiimspatna.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

4. Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai

Darbhanga Medical Institution and Hospital is a government medical college in Darbhanga, Bihar. It was founded in the year 1946. Darbhanga College strives to increase students’ general aptitude through interactive sessions with their professors, standard conceptualization in group discussions, and presentations on a variety of occasions. College provides an agile and enthusiastic social environment that aids in extracurricular advancement and discovering students’ hidden talents. The institution is affiliated with Aryabhatta Knowledge University.

Courses Offered

CoursesDurationNo. of seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology3 Years20
MD General Medicine 3 Years 18
MS General Surgery3 Years16
Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology2 Years12
Diploma in Ophthalmology 2 Years 12
Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2 Years 12
MS Anatomy3 Years11
Diploma in Child Health2 Years10
MD Pathology 3 Years 10
Diploma in Anaesthesiology 2 Years 8
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology 2 Years 8
MD Community Medicine 3 Years 8
MD Paediatrics 3 Years 7
MD Pharmacology 3 Years 7
MD Physiology 3 Years 7
MS Ophthalmology3 Years7
MS Orthopedics 3 Years 7
MD Microbiology 3 Years 6
MD Anaesthesiology3 Years5
MS ENT 3 Years 4
MD Biochemistry 3 Years 3
MD Radiodiagnosis3 Years3
Diploma in Clinical Pathology2 Years2
MD Forensic Medicine3 Years1
Diploma in Orthopaedics2 Years

Website: http://www.dmch.in/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

5. Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College and Hospital, Bhagalpur is a government-approved medical college and hospital in the city of Bhagalpur. Bihar’s government established it in 1971. It is affiliated with Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna, since 2010, and before it was affiliated with Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University. Every year, one hundred students enrol in the MBBS programme.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration No. of seats
MBBS 5.5 Years120
Diploma in Laboratory Technician2 Years20
Diploma in Operation Theatre Assistant 2 Years 15
Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistant 2 Years 15
Diploma in X-Ray Technician 2 Years 15
MD General Medicine3 Years9
MS General Surgery3 Years9
MD Paediatrics 3 Years 5
MD Biochemistry 3 Years 3
MD Pathology 3 Years 3
MD Psychiatry 3 Years 3
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology 3 Years 3
MS Ophthalmology 3 Years 3
MS Orthopaedics3 Years3
MD Microbiology 3 Years 2
MD Pharmacology 3 Years 2
MD Physiology 3 Years 2
MD Forensic Medicine 3 Years 1

Website: https://www.jlnmcbgp.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

6. Nalanda Medical College and Hospital, Patna

Nalanda Medical College and Hospital Nalanda Medical Institution is a public medical college in Patna, India. The institute was founded in 1970 and is located in Kankarbagh. It was founded by Dr Vijay Narayain Singh, Dr Madhusudan Das, and Dr Shailendra Kumar Sinha, as well as Shri Krishna Kant Singh, the former Bihar education minister.

Courses Offered

CoursesDurationNo. of Seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology2 Years15
MS General Surgery3 Years15
MD General Medicine 3 Years 12
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology3 Years11
Diploma in Operation Theatre Assistant2 Years10
Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistant2 Years10
Diploma in X-Ray Technician2 Years10
MD Paediatrics 3 Years8
MS Orthopaedics2 Years6
MD Pharmacology3 Years4
MD Physiology3 Years4
MS ENT3 Years4
MD Biochemistry 3 Years3
MD Dermatology Venereology and Leprosy3 Years3
MD Pathology 3 Years 3
MD Social and Preventive Medicine3 Years3
MS Anatomy3 Years3
MD Anaesthesia 3 Years 2
MD Forensic Medicine and Toxicology3 Years2
MD Microbiology3 Years2
MS Ophthalmology 3 Years

Website: http://nmchpatna.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

7. Government Medical College, Bettiah

Government Medical Institution and MJK Hospital, Bettiah is a government medical college in Bettiah, West Champaran district, Bihar, India. It has ties to Aryabhatta Knowledge University. The first batch of students enrolled in the college in 2013.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration No. of Seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology2 Years15

Website: https://www.gmcbettiah.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of the NEET(UG) examination.

8. Vardhman Institute of Medical Sciences, Pavapuri

Vardhman Institute of Medical Sciences is a government medical college located in Pawapuri, Bihar’s Nalanda district. It is affiliated with Aryabhatta Knowledge University.

Courses Offered

CourseDurationNo. of seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
Diploma in Dressers2 Years30
Diploma in Medical Lab Technology2 Years15
Diploma in Operation Theatre Assistant2 Years15
Diploma in Ophthalmology Assistant2 Years15
Diploma in X-Ray Technicians 2 Years 15
MD Anatomy3 Years3
MD Physiology3 Years3

Website: http://vimspawapuri.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

9. Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital, Gaya

Gaya’s Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital is a government medical college. It was founded in 1969 and is accredited by the Medical Council of India. It is named after Dr Anugrah Narayan Sinha of Bihar.

Courses Offered

CoursesDurationNo. of seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
MD Obstetrics and Gynaecology3 Years6
MD Anesthesiology 3 Years 3
MD Dermatology 3 Years 3
MD Paediatrics 3 Years 3
MD Pathology3 Years3
MD Physiology 3 Years 3
MS General Surgery3 Years3
MD Pharmacology 3 Years 2
MS Anatomy 3 Years 2
MS ENT 3 Years 2

Website: https://anmmc.ac.in/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

10. Sri Krishna Medical College, Muzaffarpur

It is affiliated with Aryabhatta Knowledge University. Laliteshwar Prasad Shahi and Raghunath Pandey founded SKMCH. It is North Bihar’s second-largest Medical College and Hospital. SKMCH currently has 120 MBBS seats available, excluding PG courses.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration No. of seats
MBBS5.5 Years120
MD General Medicine3 Years2
MD Pathology3 Years2
MD Pharmacology3 Years2
MD Physiology3 Years2
MS General Surgery 3 Years 2
MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology3 Years2
MD Anatomy3 Years1
MD Community Medicine3 Years1

Website: https://skmedicalcollege.org/

Admissions are strictly based on the scores of NEET examinations

Other Medical Colleges

  1. Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna
  2. SK Medical College, Muzaffarpur
  3. JanNayak Karpoori Thakur Medical College and Hospital, Madhepura
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