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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences

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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences is situated at Athibabbe Road, Near Bda Complex, Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India in Bengaluru.

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Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery-M.B.B.S.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences - KIMS

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences was established in the year 1980 by the Vokkaligara Sangha and is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka. The Vokkaligara Sangha took a formal decision on 2.9.1979 to start a medical college from the year 1980-81 and applied for permission to the Registrar, Bangalore University.  On 30.11.1980 the Hon'ble Chief Minister Shri. R Gundu Rao laid the foundation stone of the Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences and Hospital in the premises of the Sangha and announced the grant of vacant land in Banashankari to be used for the construction of college building and hostels. Thereafter, the Sangha appointed Dr M Basavaraju, Professor of Physiology as the principal on 1.1.1981 and other staff by March 1981 and classes were started regularly from the 16th of March 1981. Since then 16th March is observed every year as KIMS Day. The Silver Jubilee Celebrations of the Institute was held in the year 2006. A Magnificent college building to mark the centenary celebrations of the Vokkaligara Sangha and the Silver Jubilee of KIMS has been built at the Banashankari Campus.

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Why join KIMS Bangalore


The college has two campuses in Bangalore VV Puram campus & Banashankari campus.



29 Type Courses Available

  • 1 UG Courses
  • 20 PG Courses
  • 8 Diploma Courses


  • KIMS, Bangalore has been ranked No.24 among the 275+ Medical Colleges in India by 'The MINT', The Wall Street Journal.

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Placements

Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciencesprovides 100% Placement Assistance. For Placements, The Institution Has Established A Placement Cell. Any Information Regarding The Placement Can Be Collected From The Placement Cell.  Kims is Visited Every Year By Leading National And International Establishments For Conducting Campus Interview. The Institution Prepares Its Students To Face The Challenging And Changing Requirement Of The Industry. For The Better Understanding Of The Students The Institution Organizes Practical Exposures Through Live Projects, Personality Development And Communication Skills, Industrial Visits, And Guest Lecturers, Etc. So As To Give Them A Hint As To What Is Expected Of Them When They Enter The Market.


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Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences

The Institution Offers State Of The Art Infrastructure Well Furnished With All Modern Facilities. The Facilities Provided By The Institution Are Designed To Provide The Best Training And Education In The Field.  Environment Of The Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciencesis Friendly And Vibrant; The Campus Is Surrounded By Lush-Green, Serene, Scenic Beauty That Makes It An Ideal Place For Intellectual & Physical Growth. The Campus Has Buildings With Central Library, Operation Theater, Magnificent Residential Facilities, Labour Rooms, Canteen, Internet Centre Lecture Halls, Parking Facilities. The Classrooms Are Furnished With Modern Facilities Like Lcd Projectors To Aid Gaining Knowledge.


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