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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore 2022-23: Admission, Course, Fees

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore was established in the year of 1980 by the Vokkaligara Sangh. Kempegowda is considered among the best medical institutes in Karnataka. The Vokkaligara Sangha took a formal decision on 2nd September 1979 to start a medical college from 1980–81 and applied for permission to the registrar, Bangalore University. The College is popularly known as KIMS Bangalore. It Was Affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and approved by the NMC.

In the article, we will share all the essential details about the Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore like Facilities, Courses, Admission Guidance, Fee Structure, How to Apply, Eligibility, Cutoff, Result, Counselling, Contact Details, etc.

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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore

KIMS Bangalore has been recognized by the Medical Council of India permanently for running MBBS Course since 1980-81 and running Post-graduate degree/diploma courses since 1991-92. These courses are also recognized by the Government of India.

College Summary

Before we complete the college review, let us look at the College details of KIMS Bangalore.

Name of InstituteKempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore
Popular NameKIMS Bangalore
LocationBangalore, Karnataka
Year of Establishment1980
Institute TypePrivate
Affiliated toRajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Approved byNMC
Courses offeredMBBS/MD/MS
Hostel FacilitiesYes
CategoryMedical College in Karnataka

Affiliation, Recognition and Achievement

  • Affiliated with: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • Approved by: NMC
  • Aid Status: Private

Student Support

  • Anti Ragging
  • Counseling Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Hostel
  • Query
  • Report
  • Technical Issues


LibraryCommunity Health Centre
24 Hour Help LineI.C.U Super Speciality Centre
Blood BankDiagnostic Services
Accident & Emergency DepartmentOPD-Indoor Services

Courses Offered

Before discussing, let us look at the courses overview offered at Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore (KIMS Bangalore). The Student applying for KIMS Bangalore medical college must look at the courses offered along with the intake and course duration.

UG Course

MBBS4.6+1 year Internship

Intake Capcity


PG Courses

MD – Paediatrics3 Years
MD – Psychiatry3 Years
MD – Bio-Chemistry3 Years
MD – General Medicine3 Years
MD/MS – Anatomy3 Years
MS – General Surgery3 Years
MD – Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology3 Years
MD – Microbiology3 Years
MD – Pharmacology3 Years
MD – Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy3 Years
MD – Radio Diagnosis/Radiology3 Years
MS – Orthopaedics3 Years
MD – Pathology3 Years
MD/MS – Ophthalmology3 Years
MS – ENT3 Years
MD – Anaesthesiology3 Years
MD – Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine3 Years
MD/MS – Obstetrtics & Gynaecology3 Years
MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine3 Years
MD – Emergency Medicine3 Years
MD – Physiology3 Years

MD/MS Intake Capacity

MD – Paediatrics9
MD – Psychiatry2
MD – Bio-Chemistry2
MD – General Medicine10
MD/MS – Anatomy5
MS – General Surgery10
MD – Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology4
MD – Microbiology5
MD – Pharmacology6
MD – Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy5
MD – Radio Diagnosis/Radiology6
MS – Orthopaedics6
MD – Pathology4
MD/MS – Ophthalmology4
MD – Anaesthesiology8
MD – Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine6
MD/MS – Obstetrtics & Gynaecology7
MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine2
MD – Emergency Medicine2
MD – Physiology2

MBBS Syllabus

Here in this selection, we will let you know about KIMS Bangalore MBBS Syllabus. Let’s have a look.

PhaseSemesterSubjects Covered
Pre-clinical1-2: Two SemestersAnatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology
Para-clinical3-4-5: Three SemestersCommunity Medicine; Forensic Medicine, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Clinical postings inwards, OPDs to begin here;
Clinical6-7-8-9: Four SemestersCommunity Medicine, Medicine and allied subjects (Psychiatry, Dermatology); Obst. Gynae.; Pediatrics; Surgery and allied subjects
(Anesthesiology, E.N.T., Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics);
Clinical postings;

MBBS Internship

SubjectsCompulsory time duration for Internship
Community MedicineTwo months
Medicine including 15 days of PsychiatryTwo months
Surgery including 15 days AnaesthesiaTwo months
Obstt./Gynae. including Family Welfare PlanningTwo months
PaediatricsOne month
Orthopaedics including PMROne month
E.N.T15 days
Ophthalmology15 days
Casualty15 days
Elective posting15 days
Total 12 months

Faculty & Staff

This College provides a good ratio of well trained and highly educated faculty members equipped with modern technology. It also provides sufficient numbers of non-technical staff to provide an ambience of self-learning to the students. As faculty members of KIMS Bangalore, they are responsible for contributing and sustenance the standards of medical education in the institution. All the faculty of the campus comply with the relevant policies, which are given below:

  • Describe appropriate care based on the best available scientific evidence.
  • Reduce inappropriate variation in value-based practices
  • Provide more rational and practical behaviour towards the subject Taught.
  • Focussing more and more on continuing education
  • To promote efficient use of available resources
  • To act as the focus for quality control, including audit
  • To highlight shortcomings of existing literature and suggest appropriate future research

Admission Procedure

Admission to various programmes at Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore is made based on the candidate’s performance in NEET. If you are applying for this college, then these valuable resources about KIMS Bangalore will help you do proper research about the college.

Admission ProcessFor UG Courses: NEET UG 
For PG Courses: NEET PG
Counselling ProcessFor UG Courses: Karnataka NEET Counselling
For PG Courses: Karnataka NEET PG Counselling

Fee Structure

Below we have mentioned the KIMS Bangalore complete fee structure; you can check the UG & PG Courses Fee structure. Let’s have a look.

UG Fees

  ParticularsCet General/ OBC/SC/STPrivate seatManagement /NRI
Tution Fee1119527855653600000
App. fee500500500
Lib. fee400040004000
Lab. fee100010001000
Student activities fee (full course) — — —
Cultural activities250025002500
Alumni association500500500
Graduation day200020002000
Total missleneous fee300003000030000
Skill lab facilities as per mci250002500025000
KIMS co-op society650650650
The full payment I MBBS1676028412153655650
II year MBBS fee1629528365653651000
III year MBBS fee1629528365653651000
IV year MBBS fee1629528365653651000
V year MBBS fee814764183001825500
  • Additional Fee for 1st year MBBS NRI/MNG- Rs. 2,00,000/-
  • Additional Fee for 2nd year to Final year MBBS NRI/MNG- Rs. 51,000/-

NOTE: Miscellaneous Fees is included for MNG/NRI in the Tuition Fees account (Gratuity and Library Fees)

PG Fees

 GovernmentCOMED-KMNG / NRI
Para Clinical
M.D. Pharmacology1,45,4752,18,2153,00,000
M.D. Pathology1,45,4752,18,21510,00,000
M.D. Microbiology1,45,4752,18,2151,00,000
M.D. Community Medicine1,45,4752,18,2155,00,000
M.D. Forensic Medicine1,45,4752,18,2151,00,000
M.D. Dermatology5,81,9008,72,85085,00,000
M.D. Paediatrics5,81,9008,72,85070,00,000
M.D. General Medicine5,81,9008,72,85070,00,000
M.D. Radio diagnosis5,81,9008,72,85085,00,000
M.D. Psychiatry5,81,9008,72,85035,00,000
M.D. Respiratory Medicine5,81,9008,72,85035,00,000
M.D. Emergency Medicine5,81,9008,72,85035,00,000
M.S. Ophthalmology5,81,9008,72,85040,00,000
M.S. Orthopedics5,81,9008,72,85070,00,000
M.D. Anaesthesia5,81,9008,72,85035,00,000
M.S. General Surgery5,81,9008,72,85065,00,000
M.S. OBG5,81,9008,72,85075,00,000


The College Cut-off is the minimum marks prescribed by the selection board for the admission of students. The merit list will be designed on these Cutoff scores. Aspirants who apply for the Institute needs to clear the Cutoff for various courses.

  • Aspirants are required to obtain minimum qualifying percentile marks in NEET 2022 entrance examination in order to qualify for further admission process.
  • Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC are required to obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AIQ and state counselling process.
  • Aspirants who belong to UR category are required to score equivalent to at least 50thpercentile.

NEET 2022 Percentile and Scores (Out)

This Section will provide you with the NEET 2022 Announced Cutoff for SC/ST/OBC. Let’s check the NTA released Cutoff.

CategoryNEET 2022 cutoffNEET cut-off marks
UR/EWS50th percentile715-117
OBC/SC/ST40th Percentile116-93
UR / EWS &
45th Percentile116-105
OBC/SC/ST & PH40th Percentile104-93

NEET result qualifying percentile & scores

CategoryQualifying CriteriaCut-off marks 2021Cut-off marks 2020
UR50th Percentile720-138720-147
OBC40th Percentile137-108146-113
SC40th Percentile137-108146-113
ST40th Percentile137-108146-113
UR / EWS & PH45th Percentile137-122146-129
OBC & PH40th Percentile121-108128-113
SC & PH40th Percentile121-108128-113
ST & PH40th Percentile121-108128-113

KIMS Bangalore General Category Cutoff

Round2020 Cut-off by rank

KIMS Bangalore OBC Category Cutoff

Round2020 Cut-off by rank

KIMS Bangalore ST Category Cutoff

Round2020 Cut-off by rank

KIMS Bangalore PWD Category Cutoff

Round2020 Cut-off by rank

KIMS Bangalore Economically Weaker Section Category Cutoff

Round2020 Cut-off by rank

NEET PG Cutoff

To take admission in all Indian medical colleges for PG courses, you must meet the cutoff score with the following given NEET cutoff score and percentile.

NEET PG Cut off 2022 (OUT)

CategoriesCut off percentileCutoff marks

NEET PG Cutoff 2021( Announced)

To take admission in all Indian medical colleges for PG courses, you must meet the cutoff score with the following given NEET cutoff score and percentile.

CategoriesCutoff PercentileCutoff Marks
General 50th302
General PH45th283
SC/ST/OBC PH40th265

Karnataka NEET Counselling 2022

A candidate can visit the official portal of Karnataka Education Authority to register themselves for NEET 2022 Karnataka State counselling. For more information on Karnataka NEET Counselling statistics, look upto this PDF.

Karnataka NEET Counselling Process

Step 1 – Login & Registration: To enter Karnataka NEET counselling, applicants can click on the link provided on this page when released. Click on the ‘web counselling’ option, after which applicants require to enter their NEET rank, roll number and registration number of the application form.

Step 2 – Choice filling Process: The online choice filling of Karnataka NEET counselling will look on the screen. There will be a list of colleges available with college, college code, place, courses, and the district name. 

Step 3 – Saving choices: After successfully selecting & Preference, fill in the details are chosen and click on the ‘save’ button. An OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number, which must be entered in the space provided, then click on the ‘confirm’ button. The choices filled will be locked automatically after the scheduled time of Karnataka counselling.

PG Counselling

For aspirants applying to PG courses offered by KIMS Bangalore, the following
the flow chart shows the short but essential information about the counselling procedure.

Documents Required

For UG Candidates

Candidates who will be allotted a seat to this college will be asked to report to complete the admission formalities with the following documents.

  • Admit Card
  • Scorecard or Rank Letter
  • Class 10 certificate and mark sheet (for date of birth)
  • Class 12 certificate and mark sheet
  • ID proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
  • Eight passport size photographs
  • Provisional Allotment Letter
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

For PG Candidates

Original Copies Of:

  • MBBS Certificate.
  • MBBS 3rd Part II mark sheet.
  • Medical Registration Certificate.
  • Internship Completion Certificate.
  • Photo identity proof in the form of Certificate with an attested photo from Head of Institution last studied/Copy of Passport/Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Driving License (Self-attested photocopy after verifying with the original documents).
  • Copy of: Birth Certificate for proof of age (if the date of birth not given in the HSC mark sheet/ certificate).
  • NEET Score Card.
  • Copy of Online Counselling Registration Certificate.
  • Sponsorship Certificate from State Govt. If applicable.
  • Passport size Photographs 8 copies.

Ranking & Reputation

Name of InstituteKIMS Bangalore

Contact Details

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore
(KIMS Bangalore)
Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore, Karnataka
Official Website:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. What is the annual intake of KIMS Bangalore for MBBS?

Ans. The annual intake of KIMS Bangalore is 150 per year.

Q. Is KIMS Bangalore a co-ed college?

Ans. Yes, in KIMS Bangalore, both girls and boys can take admission.

Q. Is KIMS Bangalore a private college?

Ans. Yes, it is a private college affiliated with the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, approved by the NMC.

Q. Do they have a girls hostel?

Ans. Yes, KIMS Bangalore has a separate hostel for girls.

Q. Do they have PG courses?

Ans. Yes, KIMS Bangalore does offer post-graduate courses.

Q. What all facilities are provided by KIMS Bangalore?

Ans. They provide world-class facilities to students including Library, Auditorium, Hostel, Hospital, Transport, Computer labs etc.

Q. Can you please provide their address?

Ans. Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore (KIMS Bangalore), Address:Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore, Karnataka

Q. How can a student get admission to KIMS Bangalore?

Ans. Students have to qualify for NEET-UG 2022 to get admission to this prestigious college.

Q. Is it a government college?

Ans. No, it is not a government college.

Q. Is it only a women’s college?

Ans. No, this college is for both men and women.

Q. What is the KIMS Bangalore complete form?

Ans. The complete form of KIMS Bangalore is Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore.

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