Kasturba Medical College Mangalore (KMC Mangalore) is a constituent college of Manipal University. One of the top 5 deemed medical colleges in Karnataka recognized by MCI, Kasturba Medical College Mangalore offers both undergraduate – MBBS Course and postgraduate – MD , MS & Diploma Courses for medical aspirants. The infrastructural facilities are comparable to global standards with Air-Conditioned Lecture Halls fitted with modern Audio-Visual teaching aids, modern Digital Library, Auditorium, Examination Hall, Hostel, Sports & Recreation Facilities, etc. There is a teaching hospital attached to the medical college, the KMC Hospital, Attavar, with bed strength of 500 to provide the best practical training for the medical students.
Admission to MBBS / MD / MS / Diploma course at KMC Mangalore takes place through KEA/NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test). Students who qualify in the medical entrance exam can secure a seat through merit or under management quota. NRI students must appear for NEET in order to secure direct admission under NRI quota.