B.J. Medical College (BJMC ) Ahmedabad Courses & Admission Procedure 2014-2015
B.J Medical College began its functioning as Ahmedabad Medical School in 1871. It was then working in accordance with the Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad. It has only 14 students then learning to be hospital assistants. The school was later named B. J Medical College after Sir Byramjee Jeejeebhoy who donated Rs 20,000 in the year 1879. 1917 was another milestone year for the college when it became affiliated with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Bombay. It later was run under Bombay University and its under the affiliation from Gujarat University. The organization has now several other allied institutions in various fields like Ophthalmology, Cancer Research Institute, TB Demonstration and Training Center, Kidney Diseases Research Center, Cardiology department and several other research centers.
The Institution is now approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and conducts several medical courses in undergraduate and post graduate level. The college has awarded the nation with a handful of best doctors. The basic MBBS course can be topped up with specialized post graduate courses here. Post graduate courses offered here is MD, Anesthesia, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Dermatology, Psychological medicine, Pathology and Bacteriology, Pharmacology, Preventive and social medicine, Physiology, pediatrics and Tuberculosis. Masters of surgery course is offered in Anatomy, Ophthalmology, Orthology, Surgery and Otorhinolarynagology. There are also related diploma curses available here. There are also medical degree and diploma courses offered by the institution for non medical students.
The school has joined hands with the Indian Council of Medical Research and has made significant contributions to the medical studies and its development. The college has been recognized for the contributions it has made to the cause of universal immunization and child health services. Every year the college produces over 250 students who will go on to provide world class medical care in India and abroad.
Courses offered by the BJMC Ahmedabad are:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
Doctor of Medicine in Anaesthesia
Doctor of Medicine in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Doctor of Medicine in Dermatology
For details visit www.bjmc.org