King George's Medical University

Shah Mina Road, Chowk, Lucknow, U.P, India - 226003


King George’s Medical University (KGMU), formerly recognized as the famous Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, is a medical college, situated in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. In 2002, the Government Act upgraded KGMU into a university. The KGMU institute is located in the heart of Lucknow city and is connected through public transport. There are two faculties at KGMU, Faculty of Dental Science and Medical Science. As per the reports, KGMU is the home to 1 paramedical college, 7 nursing colleges and 9 medical colleges.

The well-known KGMU Colleges are as follows

  • Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow
  • Government Medical College, Azamgarh
  • Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad
  • Sitapur Eye Hospital, Sitapur
  • Vivekananda College of Nursing, Lucknow

KGMU University has different buildings and different departments for different subjects like Surgery, Pediatrics, Medicine, Cardiology, Obstetrics, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Urology, Pathology, Rheumatology. There are other courses in the universities such as BDS, BSc in Nursing, diploma courses, MBBS, MHA (Master in Hospital Administration), that are being offered to students. 


The University year of Establishment1905
CampusLucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Campus size of KGMP24 acre
Recognized byGrade “A” by NAAC
Accredited byGrade “A” by NAAC
Mode of EducationCorrespondence/ Distance
Official website of KGMPwww.kgmu.org


KGMP offers 17 courses to medical aspirants at UG, PG and doctoral levels in varied domains like medicine, nursing, health science etc. Check out the eligibility criteria of KGMU courses.

Courses offeredEligibility Criteria





Conservativd & Endodontics

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery


Candidates must qualify NEET with 45% minimum marks in class 12th with PCB and English as the main subject.


Radiotherapy Technology


Candidates must qualify NEET with 45% minimum marks in class 12th with PCB and English as the main subject. (40% marks in 12th are mandatory for reserve category).



Obstetrics & Gynaecology


Community Medicine

Forensic Medicine

General Medicine





Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Radio Diagnosis

Radio Therapy

Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases

The candidate must qualify NEET PG/ PGMEE and must have done MBBS in the relevant domain from a recognized college or university

PG Diploma

Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Pathology

Qualify the NEET PG/UP PGMEE with an MBBS degree

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 



Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 


Oral Medicine & Radiology

An MBBS degree from a recognized board with a relevant discipline is mandatory.
Masters in Health Profession Medical EducationMBBS/BAMS/BHMS/BHA/B.Optom/BASLP/B.Sc. Nursing with minimum 50% marks is mandatory.

PGD -  Child Health 

Clinical Pathology


Orthopedic Surgery

Tuberculosis & Chest  Diseases

An MBBS degree from a recognized board with a relevant discipline is mandatory.


Admission Process

Check out the Admission Criteria :

  • Medical aspirants, looking for admission in KGMU, MBBS, and BDS courses, have to qualify for the NEET entrance test. There are approx 70 seats for BDS and 250 seats for MBBS.
  • Admission forms can be filled out online or candidates can fill out the form from the university office.
  • Candidates must visit the official website of KGMU and register their details, like name, email id, mobile number, etc.
  • After that, pay the application fees of INR 2000 via the challan through HDFC or Allahabad bank.
  • Once you are registered, submit your examination fees along with the application form.


As per the updates, the KGMU website has not showcased any information related to 2019 placements. But as per the IIRF reviews, a few of the highlights of KGMP 2019 are listed below : 

  • All the students who have participated in KGMU campus placement got jobs in renowned hospitals. Some of the students have opened their hospitals.
  • The KGMU toppers are from various domains such as Neuro, Cardio, Pediatrics, Osteo and so on.
  • Rs 45 LPA was the highest salary offered to the KGMU Doctor.


Name of Institute / UniversityIIRF Ranking 2023
King George's Medical University# 13


    • Medicine & Allied Health Sciences
    • Medicine

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