Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University, Dharwad

6th Floor, Manjushree Block Manjushree Nagar Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka, India - 580009


History and Academics 

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University, established in 2018, stands as a prestigious institution of higher learning situated in Dharwad, Karnataka. Specializing in degree programs encompassing both postgraduate and undergraduate studies, the university boasts a robust academic environment conducive to holistic student development.

Renowned for its comprehensive offerings in the field of Medicine and Health Sciences, the university provides a range of full-time courses designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for successful careers in healthcare. Particularly esteemed are its Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) and Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) programs, which have garnered recognition for their quality and relevance in the industry.

Central to the institution's success is its distinguished faculty, comprised of experienced professionals dedicated to nurturing the next generation of healthcare practitioners. With their guidance and expertise, students have the opportunity to delve deep into specialized areas such as Pediatrics, gaining invaluable insights and practical experience.

Campus and Infrastructure

Moreover, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University prides itself on its commitment to providing top-notch education without compromising on infrastructure or facilities. The campus boasts modern amenities and resources essential for an enriching learning experience.

In terms of admission, the university offers a limited number of seats, ensuring personalized attention and quality interactions between faculty and students. While maintaining its high standards of education, the institute also strives to make it accessible to a diverse range of students by offering competitive fee structures, with courses typically ranging around INR 250,000.

Overall, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University emerges as a beacon of excellence in higher education, consistently delivering quality programs and producing skilled professionals poised to make significant contributions to the field of healthcare.


Here are the courses offered by the university :

UG Course

  • MBBS
  • BDS
  • BPT
  • B.Sc Nursing
  • B.Sc Renal Dialysis
  • B.Sc Medical Laboratory Technology
  • B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology
  • B.Sc Optometry
  • B.Sc Operation Theatre Technology
  • B.Sc Anaesthesia Technology
  • B.Sc Emergency and Trauma Care Technology
  • B.Sc Medical Records Technology
  • B.Sc Respiratory Therapy
  • Bachelor of Audiology & Speech Language Pathology
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy

PG Courses

  • MD
  • MS
  • MDS
  • MPT
  • M.Sc Nursing
  • M.Sc Biomedical Science

Super Speciality Programs

  • M.Ch in Plastic Surgery
  • M.Ch in Paediatrics Surgery
  • DM in Nephrology

Ph.D Programs

  • Ph.D in Medicine
  • Ph.D in Dentistry
  • Ph.D in Physiotherapy
  • Ph.D in Nursing Sciences
  • Ph.D in Biomedical Science

Fellowship Programs

  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Gynecology)
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Consultation Liaison Psychiatry
  • Rhinology
  • Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Cleft Lip & Palate (Oral Surgery)
  • Forensic Odontology
  • Oral Implantology
  • Arthroplasty
  • Critical Care Medicine

Certificate Programs 

  • Blood Bank Technician Certificate Program
  • Histo-technician Certificate Program
  • Advanced Certificate in Medical Microbiology Laboratory Technology (ACMMLT)
  • General Duty Healthcare Assistant Program (GDHA)

Key Stats

Programs Offered : 120

No. of Institutes : 6

Faculty Menber : 520

No. of students : 2631

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