K S Hegde Medical Academy, established in 1999 is recognized by the Medical Council of India / NMC, New Delhi. It is affiliated to Nitte (Deemed to be University), Mangaluru and situated in the Medical Sciences Complex at Deralakatte, Mangaluru. The college is ranked 36th in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2020 by MHRD, GoI among the medical colleges in India.
Dean: Prof. (Dr) P S Prakash, MBBS, MD (General Medicine) Prof. Prakash is a renowned physician and has nearly 4 decades of clinical, undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral training experience.
Dr U Raghuraj, MD (Radiodiagnosis), Associate Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis has 20 years of clinical experience..
Pass in 12th standard or equivalent examination with 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry & Biology with English as one of the languages of study. The candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission. Candidates who have passed Diploma in Radiography/Imaging Technology awarded by the State Board or an equivalent, are eligible for direct admission to II year under lateral entry scheme.
Students seeking admission to BSc (A&OTT/MIT/MLT/RT) are required to submit the Admission Query form available on the homepage of www.nitte.edu.in
On receipt of the same, the Admission Section will guide the students with the process of registration and admission.
Admission to BSc (A&OTT/MIT/MLT/RT) is based on merit in the qualifying examination.
The course commences as per the date prescribed by Nitte (Deemed to be University), most likely in the first week of August
|Year I||Human Anatomy|
|i Communicative English*|
|ii Constitution of India*|
|Surgery and Orthopaedics|
|Radiographic Photography and Image Processing|
|i. Human Rights, Gender Equity and Environmental studies*|
|Year III||Imaging Modalities Paper I : Computed Tomography|
|Imaging Modalities Paper II: Magnetic Resonance Imaging|
|Ultrasonography and Nuclear Medicine Technology|
|Radiation Safety and Patient care|
Other requirements: Internship (6 months)
At the end of the program, graduates will be able to...