Ernakulam has gotten its reputation as the financial and commercial hub of Kerala. The city is constantly and fast developing which means that the employment options and qualities are high. Ernakulam also houses some of the best colleges and universities of the state. There are many reputed medical colleges in Ernakulam that make it an ideal place for higher education in medicine.
Given below are few of the medical colleges in the city:
Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College Hospital
The college is located amidst lush greenery in Kolenchery, just 28 kilometres from Ernakulam town. The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical Mission Hospital was started in 1970 with the aim of providing quality healthcare to all. Due to the earnest work of the staff, the MOSCMCH was established in 2002 with the goal of providing best, affordable medical education to the students. Today, it offers education in numerous clinical fields and non-clinical fields, including cardiology, neurology, microbiology, forensic medicine etc. The college has qualified teachers with great expertise in their respective fields, and is equipped with the latest medical machinery to provide the students with practical knowledge. The campus includes beautiful hostels, sports grounds, a central library and lecture hall.
Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences
SNIMS is located in a serene and green rural area, 14 kilometres from Cochin airport and far from the city noise. The teaching staff at SNIMS consists of highly qualified individuals that offer much more than just studies to the students. The college offers studies in diverse clinical fields including but not limited to skin, STD, psychiatry, general medicine and anaesthesia; and non-clinical fields like anatomy, physiology, pharmacology etc. SNIMS has fully equipped labs for all areas of study. The first MBBS at SNIMS was started in 2009. Today, it is a distinguished and excellent institution. The college also has spacious hostels with common rooms, gyms and hygienic mess.