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) is a renowned physician and has nearly 4 decades of clinical, undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral training experience.
Prof (Dr) Sumalatha R Shetty, DA, DNB, Professor of Anaesthesiology with 20 years of teaching experience.
Pass in 10+2, with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology and 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.
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. The exact date will be communicated by the Institution.