S.Nijalingappa Medical College Bagalkot (SNMC Bagalkot) is managed by Shri Basaveshwar Vidya Vardhak Sangha. One of the best private medical colleges in Karnataka recognized by MCI, S Nijalingappa Medical College offers undergraduate – MBBS Course and postgraduate – MD , MS & Diploma Courses. This medical college has well-designed infrastructure with all the necessary facilities like Library, Laboratories, Bank, Hostel, Animal House, Playground, Shopping Complex, etc. The teaching hospital with 894 beds is also situated in the College campus which is equipped with all ultra modern equipments and gadgets for effective training and to meet any kind of emergency by dedicated staff.
Admission to MBBS / MD / MS / Diploma course at S Nijalingappa Medical College (SNMC Bagalkot) 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.