Academy of Medical Sciences, Kerala

Pariyaram Medical College, which is also known as the Academy of Medical Sciences, Kerala is certified by ISO 9001: 2008. The Medical College of the Academy of Medical Sciences was the sixth such institute in Kerala. It came to be known as the first self-financing Indian medical institute under the co-operative sector.

Name of the Institution Academy of Medical Sciences
Type of Institution Medical
Location Academy of Medical Sciences,Pariyaram Medical College (PO),Kannur – 670 503, Kerala.

Tel: 2808111,808127, 0497-2808080

Fax:0497 -2808131

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Ownership Government
Accreditation/affiliation The institute is affiliated to the Kannur University and also has the approval of the MCI (Medical Council of India).
Courses Offered MBBS, MS, MD, BDS, DM, DMLT, DOTT and B. Pharm.
  • Ophthalmology
  • Chest Diseases
  • Nephrology
  • Radio Diagnosis
  • Neurosurgery
  • Psychiatry
  • ENT
  • General Medicine
  • Cancer and Radiotherapy
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Urology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • General Surgery
  • Neuro-Medicine
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
Admission Procedure The seats are divided into three categories with a fixed percentage of allocation for each: Merit Seats – 50%, NRI Seats – 15%, and Management Seats – 35%. The admission procedures are subject to changes according to the guidelines that have been set by Kannur University and by the Government of Kerala.
Fee Structure Application Fee: INR 20Fee (MBBS) per paper: INR 210
Examinations & Results The examinations of this institute are held in the form of the semester system.
Eligibility Criteria For the undergraduate courses, the candidates have to pass their higher secondary examinations with Physics, Biology and Chemistry as their subjects. They should score a minimum of 50% marks in the same from a board that is recognized by the universities in Kerala. Candidates who have a B.Sc degree from a recognized university with Chemistry, Physics, Zoology/Biology/Biochemistry as the main subjects can also apply. The applicants have to complete 17 years of age to be able to apply for the course.For the superspeciality courses, the candidates should have either an MBBS or an MD degree from a recognized university. The aspirants should not be more than 45 years of age.For the Diploma courses, the minimum eligibility criteria required is 10+2 pass with at least 50% marks.
Established in the Year The institute was established in the year 1994.
Facts & Figures
  • Number of seats for MBBS: 100 (per year)
  • Number of seats for B.Sc MLT: 25 (per year)
  • Number of seats for BDS: 60 (per year)
  • ACME has a medical college, nursing college, pharmacy college and dental college under its banner.
Events NEPHRON, and conferences.