Infrastructure/Facilities

  • Library

    The KMC Manipal Health Sciences Library, perhaps the best in the country, is spread over 13,950 sq meters and can accommodate 1207 students at a time. It provides access to a range of databases on the campus network, e-resources, and OPAC-related access to its vast collection. It has a separate audio-visual room, computer lab, group study area and private study area. The library has the institutional member with DELNET, British Council and The American Library, Chennai.

  • Hostel

    It is desirable that all students stay in the Hostels. It is mandatory for all first-year students to reside in the Hostels. Students can take an independent telephone connection on additional payment. Adequate dining facilities are available and membership of one of the campus messes is compulsory. Some hostels have a gymnasium and indoor games facilities. Food court caters to the variety of food to suit all tastes.

    Boys HostelNumber of beds - 9047|In-Campus Hostel, Girls HostelNumber of beds - 7109|In-Campus Hostel
  • Sports Complex
    Available Facilities:
    Badminton Court|Basketball Court|Cricket Ground|Football Ground|Swimming Pool|Tennis Court|Throw Ball Court|Volley Ball Court|400-Metre Athletics Ground|Table Tennis
  • Labs
    Available Facilities:
    Simulation Lab|Cardiology Lab|Microbiology Lab|Pathology labs|Biochemistry Lab|Virology Lab
  • Cafeteria
    Gym
    Hospital / Medical Facilities
    Wi-Fi Campus
    Auditorium
Other Facilities:
Theatre|Conference Hall|Computer Center|Common Room|Guest House|Board Room|ATM

Infrastructure Reviews

Overall Infrastructure Rating (Out of 5)

4.7

Based on 33 Verified Reviews

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Nikhil Kumar | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 5 Nov 2023
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Kasturba medical college - A college of excellence.

Infrastructure: Medical facilities are excellent. Huge gym of 7 floors including table tennis, badminton, squash, swimming, etc. Classrooms are air conditioned. Hostel facilities are average. Multiple hostels are there so some hostels very good while some are average. There is a large library of 7 floors and museum of anatomy as well.

Placements: As MBBS degree concerned placements don't happen but the students are performing well. We do not have any packages system. Students are doing great in the entrance exams and get ...

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Rohan Mitra | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2028
Reviewed on 11 Dec 2022
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is the best private college.

Infrastructure: The hostel has good Wi-Fi, which is around 10 Mbps. Our classrooms have projectors. There are test dummies through which we can learn how to do certain clinical examinations. The library has six floors and can give you virtually any book you want related to medicine.

Placements: The college takes in 250 students every year, out of which the cutoff is usually around 555 for NEET. You can get jobs in top government hospitals after passing out and pursue medicine in other countries. There are centers for tuitio...

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WRITABRATA ROY | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 18 Apr 2022
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Our college is great with good campus life.

Infrastructure: It provides good Wi-Fi. The mess food is not good, and the hostels are great. It provides air-conditioners and hostels are available. It has a 7-floor sports facility called Mareena, and students have a fest, and many more cultural activities are available.

Placements: I am in MBBS so, placements are not as important as engineering colleges.

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Sayashi | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 1 Nov 2021
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
It is one of the best private universities for medical aspirants.

Infrastructure: It is an amazing place. There is a good mix of all kinds of students. Labs and classrooms are amazing as KMC has a strong focus on infrastructure. The whole city is good in general, and the class size is small. There are a lot of places nearby to relax. KMC spends a lot on infrastructure, so there are no complaints regarding that. You will also find good vacation stops nearby.

Placements: There are about 200-250 students in each batch. MBBS is a rigorous course everywhere. Students' life is good here. About ...

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Ayush Bhardwaj | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 19 Jul 2021
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4.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
The college has a very good infrastructure and the teachers are really supportive.

Infrastructure: Infrastructure is amazing. It is an open campus and the hospital is huge with different blocks for different departments. For sports, they have a big ground in MIT. Also, it has a place called Arena that is a 7-floor building dedicated to sports. Although it is a bit costly, you'll get almost every variety of games there.

Placements: Internship here is good. You get a good stipend though? MBBS is not about package. In stipend as of now I know 30000 is the current stiepnd. But this college has link with many ...

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Apoorva Sinha | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 19 Jul 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I have an amazing experience. It is one of the best deemed medical colleges.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is top-notch. Our library, labs, dissection hall and other infrastructure are the best and biggest. The hostel is amazing, with air-conditioned rooms optional. The canteen near our hostel serves very delicious food. Sports are up to the mark.

Placements: It is a medical college. Many of our students from this college go to very good PG colleges like AIIMS and other reputed colleges because the academics in this college are amazing. Students also learn a lot.

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Shubhangi saxena | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 2 Jul 2020
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4.2
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 3
Faculty members are good, and our college deserves to be among the top colleges.

Infrastructure: The library is fully equipped with Wi-Fi facility and all the books related to the course. Food served in the mess is above average. Other facilities are also good. Our college also provides air-conditioned rooms for students. There is also a sports complex nearby which has all the required equipment for students.

Placements: The college provides us with all the facilities to achieve placement. Students usually get selected in top medical colleges and get the branch which they want.

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Prakhar Jaiswal | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 2 Jul 2020
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Review of KMC - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi facility is not good. However, the additives provided such as free Microsoft Office subscription throughout the course, and OneDrive storage is quite helpful if it used the most. Sports are encouraged a lot. Our college organises many events around the year, which provides a healthy and competitive environment for various sports. Food served to the students is average. The medical facilities are good.

Placements: Placements don't matter in medical courses.

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Sandeep Bansal | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 28 Dec 2019
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
The best college money can get you in India.

Infrastructure: Whole campus is Wi-Fi enabled and the library is big enough to get lost in it. Apart from that, there are individual libraries inside the hostels too. There are many mess options available and good restaurants are at a walking distance from College. Both AC and non AC hostels are available and you can shift outside to flats after 1st year. Campus is quite big and green with various sports grounds available for students complete with Indoor rubberized Tennis and Badminton court, synthetic running...

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Poulami Dhar | M.Sc. in Medical Physiology - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 12 Dec 2019
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4.4
Placements 2 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I am satisfied because of the way of teaching the curriculum.

Infrastructure: Hostel facilities in our college are good enough for students. Our college is well-equipped with Wi-Fi facility, cleaning staff members, security and self-study room. The library is the best thing in Manipal. It is sprawled over 6 floors with sufficient books and journals, and it also accessible untill11:30 pm. The food served in the mess is quite hygienic.

Placements: There are no placements in our college. After getting a PhD, students can get a job in medical college as an assistant professor. The salary ...

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GAGAN AGGARWAL | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 8 Oct 2019
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is one of the best medical colleges in India, and I am absolutely satisfied with this college.

Infrastructure: Life in Manipal is quite comfortable for students because of many reasons. Hostel facilities are good, and both air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned rooms are available in hostels at reasonable prices. The quality and availability of diverse food are good despite being a South Indian city. The campus is relatively safe and well-lit, and it is enabled with 24x7 Wi-Fi facility. There are also well-equipped labs, and KMC is known for its library facility.

Placements: KMC is known worldwide in producing fine ...

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Arpita Chakraborty | M.Sc. in Medical Biochemistry - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 8 Feb 2019
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I learnt how to deal with all the obstacles in life at KMC.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of the college is amazing with all the facilities. Labs are facilitated with all the good and new technologies. We had a scope of learning the techniques anytime. We had exposure to some of the techniques during our postings in the clinical lab and toxicology lab.

Placements: One student got placed in Indigene, and the salary package offered was 4 LPA. The placement which took place was based on medical writing. Our seniors got placed in Quintiles Research. The placements could have been b...

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Akhil Jaiswal | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2015
Reviewed on 2 May 2018
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Good college to live a life full of learning and academics.

Infrastructure: Infrastructure of this college is one of the best in country and you can get every facility here 24*7. We have classrooms with projectors and fully air conditioned campus. We have Marena sports complex for all the indoor games. Then for the outdoor games we have kmc greens which has football ground, cricket ground etc. Food is good but sometimes its bad so we have to go outside to eat. That's not a big deal every mass has same problem.

Placements: Hi Guys. I completed my course from this college 3 years bef...

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Abhinav Vivek Sam ... | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 5 Apr 2018
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
A short summary on our college.

Infrastructure: One of best things about this University is its infrastructure. We have very developed library and well designed buildings and classrooms are also well furnished as well and we have Attached dorms in the campus itself with all facilities. So there no chance of complaining about this University in terms of its infrastructure.

Placements: There's a lot of chances of getting Good opportunities after studying at most reputed college in the india. And this University is also one of the most ranked among world ran...

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Praveen Ramanujam | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 25 Mar 2018
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4.0
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 4
Satisfied with the facilities, faculty, education, and the overall experience was very good.

Infrastructure: Our college offers lots of facilities such as Wi-Fi in hostels as well as in the library. A well air-conditioned library offering the latest and the best reference books including for entrance preparations. The college also stresses on extracurricular activities like sports by sending students to other college fests and also organises its own interclass events every year. The lab facilities are also pretty good.

Placements: 75% of the students got an internship from our college. Almost 80% of the students dr...

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Q:   How is the quality of food in the hostel mess of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal?

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{Source: MBBS students & alumni}

Based on the review, here is how the quality of food in the hostel mess is described by the five reviewers:

1. Writabrata: "Mess food is not good."
2. Nikhita: "GMC food court doesn't only come with a mess but also other food chains such as Subway."
3. Apoorva: "Canteen near our hostel serves very delicious food."
4. Shruti: "Mess food is a bit monotonous, but it is healthy enough."
5. Shubhangi: "Food served in the mess is above average."

Overall, the opinions on the quality of food in the hostel mess seem mixed. Some reviewers found the food to be less than satisfactory, while others enjoyed it. However, there is no consensus on whether the food is good or bad.
 
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Answered 8 months ago

Rooms are allotted to new students as per a pattern and they are allowed to migrate to a room of their choice through a waiting list. It is mandatory for first year UG students to stay in hostels. Maintenance and upkeep activities of the hostels are outsourced, and closely monitored by the managemen

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Swayam Patel

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 8 months ago

KMC Mangalore has separate hostels for boys and girls. Rooms are allotted to students based on availability. All the basic facilities are available in the hostel for students. Campus has boys hostel, girls hostel, gym, auditorium, etc. The college offers good and comfortable accommodation to the stu

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Swayam Patel

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 8 months ago

  • Kasturba Medical College offers world-class infra facilities to the students. Following are some of the infrastructure facilities available for the students:

    • Marena: This is a sports complex that has a variety of facilities, including a gymnasium, a swimming pool, a basketball court, a badminton cour

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Swayam Patel

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 8 months ago

Kasturba Medical College Manipal offers a wide range of facilities to its students, including academic facilities, residential facilities, sports facilities, medical facilities, and other facilities.

The academic facilities include libraries, laboratories, and classrooms. The libraries have a large c

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Swayam Patel

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 9 months ago

The mess is very delicious and very hygenic for the students.All types of food will be served here. The varieties are more for students. Definitely students won't disappoint for food. Other state people do not need to adjust they will provide quality food and all states tasted.

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