Medical College and Research Institute was started as a
private Medical college in the year 1955 by Mysore Education
Society. The Founders of this Society were Dr. R.
Shivaram, Dr. Mekhri, Dr. B.K. Narayana Rao and Dr. B.V.
Ramaswamy. In the year 1957 it was handed over to the then
Government of Mysore and was affiliated to Mysore University
and then on to the Bangalore University. In the year 1996
it got affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health
Bangalore Medical College
and Research Institute has MCI recognition for Undergraduate
150 seats + 100 seats admitted under 10A of MCI rules,
135 Postgraduate Masters Degree, 71 Diploma seats, (MS Anatomy,
MD Physiology, MD Biochemistry, MD OBG, MD Pharmacology,
MD Pathology, MD Microbiology, MD P & SM, MD Forensic
Medicine, MS Ophthalmology, MS ENT, MS Orthopedics,
MD Anesthesiology, MD Paediatrics, MD Gen. Medicine,
MD Gen. Surgery, MD Radio Diagnosis, MD Radio Therapy, MD
Psychiatry, MD Skin & V.D) and Super Specialty
seats for M.Ch Urology, M.Ch Plastic Surgery, M.Ch Paediatric
Surgery is recognised by MCI. DM Neurology, M.Ch Surgical
Gastroenterology admitted under 10A of MCI rules.