SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital, SDM University

Manjushree Nagar, Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka, India – 580009


Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala College is also known as SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital (SDMC) is one of the renowned medical colleges in Karnataka. The institute was established in 2004 with the motto to render the best medical education to the students. The college offers MBBS, MD, MS courses in varied streams. The candidates can get admission via the NEET examination. To be eligible for the SDM  MBBS course, candidates must pass their 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. The candidates must have done MBBS for doing MD/MS course.


Established Type2004/ Private college
Approved byMCI ( Medical Council of India)
Recognized byRGUHS, Bangalore
Selection CriteriaNEET-UG/NEET-PG
Courses offeredMBBS, MD, and MS
Application modeOnline
Address of the collegeManjushree Nagar Sattur, Dharwad-580009, Karnataka, India
Facilities AvailableHostels, Medical facilities, libraries, laboratories, etc.
Official websitehttp://sdmmedicalcollege.org/


The renowned faculty members are known for their subject knowledge and dedication to their work. The students are getting a golden chance to acquire knowledge from mentors. The faculty is extremely working hard to make talented Doctors for our country. By nurturing skills, SDM students are becoming professional Doctors.


SDM Alumni are working as renowned Doctors in India’s top private and Government hospitals. It is a proud moment for the College.



Course type: Under Graduate

Duration of the course: 4.5 years

Eligibility: The candidate must have clear their 12th with PCB as main subjects. 

Selection Criteria: NEET UG


Course Type: PG Streams: 

Anatomy, Anaesthesia, Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine, Dermatology, General Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Physiology, Radiodiagnosis. 

Duration of the course : 3 years 

Eligibility: The candidate must have done with their MBBS in a relevant stream. 

Selection way: NEET PG


Course Type: PG Streams :  

General Surgery, ENT, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics, Orthopedics, and Gynecology. 

Eligibility: The candidate must have completed their MBBS in a relevant stream. 

Duration ; 3 years 

Selection Criteria: NEET-PG


Course type: Anaesthesia, Clinical Pathology, Child Health, Clinical Pathology, Public Health, Medical Laboratory, Operation Theatre, Ophthalmic Technology, Dialysis Technology.

Duration: 2 years 

Eligibility: The candidate must have passed 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. 

Selection Criteria:  NEET 


  • The candidate, who wants to take admission at SDMC, has to get a great score in the NEET exam.
  • The cut-off of the NEET exam is decided according to the Topper’s marks and available college seats.
  • Those candidates who belong to the UR category, have to score a minimum of 50%, whereas, ST/SC students are given 10% relaxation, they are required to score 40% in the qualifying exam.

Application Procedure

  • The candidates who want to take admission to SDMC must apply online via the college’s official portal.
  • It is advised to check out important specifications before submitting the application form.
  • Aspirants are advised to get connected with the official website of the college, to know about the admission and examination dates.
  • After exams, NTA will release the Cut-off of different categories.


As per the investigation, The SDM placement is quite active. Students are working hard to get the job in their field via their placement wing as only toppers get the chance to select brands. The average salary for MBBS students is around 3 to 5 lakh per annum. While MD/MS students are getting good salaries around 3 to 6 lakh.


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SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital, SDM University# 5


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