Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore ? 575002, Karnataka, India

It was established in 1991 as Private Religious Minority Medical College and Hospital. Its motto is `Heal and Comfort
By Team Edunews

12-11-2022

Father Muller Medical College is an institution of medical education under  the Father Muller Charitable Institutions (FMCI).   It was established in 1991 as Private Religious Minority Medical College and Hospital. Its motto is `Heal and Comfort’; as such it determined to extend medical services to the needy at affordable cost.

Fr. Muller`s Hospital opened its doors to the people of South Canara in 1880. It  was started  as homeopathic medicines under a Banyan tree, later  It become a Leprosy hospital, then into a fully fledged hospital, started  School of Nursing which offered diplomas in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM),  and  later College of Nursing.

Fr. Muller Institute of Medical Education and Research was established in 1989. Fr. Muller`s Institute of Medical Education and Research (FMIMER) started in 1991 with postgraduate programmes and later other courses the Bachelors in Physiotherapy (1994–95), M.Sc in Hospital Administration (1996) and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) course in 1999. It was thereby was raised to the status of Medical College. FMMC, Mangalore, offers courses in the fields of Medical, Pharmacy, and Paramedical. The college was incepted with a mission to develop students holistically and generate, share, and preserve knowledge for society by imparting unique value systems.  The college is accredited   by NAAC with A grade.

The Father Muller Medical College provides an ideal ground for grooming young doctors of tomorrow. Education at Father Mullers is an experience in itself;  it goes beyond academics, fosters creativity, builds relationships, nurtures talents and prepares and inspires students  to succeed in life.

Teaching, service and research mean a lot to us as we train students to become healers with compassion. Father Muller Medical College will continue its efforts to heal and comfort with love and compassion and transmit this mission to its young medical students. It provides an excellent academic and physical environment, which incites creative learning among the student fraternity.The other high lights are as follows:

  • The college is affiliated to Rajeev Gandhi University Health and Medical Sciences
  • Father Muller college has installed college management software for workflow automation of the entire campus
  • The college is fully run by the Diocese of Mangalore with its president being Most Rev. Dr. Peter Paul Saldanha, Bishop of Mangalore. Attached teaching hospitals
  • The college is affiliated to Fr. Muller Medical College Hospital. They have Father Muller Hospital, Thumbay which acts as a rural connect as well as post graduate training hospital. The college rural health care centre is located at Mullerkad, near Kavoor.
  • Students and interns posted in the Department of Community Medicine undergo postings at public health centres in Surathkal, Jeppu and rural hospitals in Belthangady, Badyar in Dakshina Kannada district  beside Honnavar, Uttara Kannada district.
  • The college has state of the art infrastructure for effective quality and excellenc
  • The college offers MBBS, MD, MS, Diplomas, Super speciality , Paramedical Programmes
  • The admissions are made as per the directives of Indian Medical Council, affiliating university,NEET and such other concerned regulatory bodies.
  • The college conducts regular health camps from in far-flung areas in and around Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts.
  • At Father Mullers a congenial atmosphere is created for the students to develop the spirit of sportsmanship; to imbibe in them a competitive spirit and to make them physically fit.

Undergraduate Programs:

  • The college offers a four-and-a-half-year MBBS program affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangaluru
  • The students after completion MBBS  have to mandatorily a one-year compulsory rotating internship.
  • There are 150 seats: 40% admissions are through a state level  NEET, 15% through the NRI quota and 5% through the Management discretionary quota.

Eligibility: M.B.B.S - 4 1/2 years+ 1 year rotating internship

  • Two year P.U.C Examination conducted by the P.U.C Board, Karnataka State with English and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects or any other examination recognised as equivalent by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences .OR
  • Intermediate Examination in science of an Indian University Board or other recognised examining body with Physics, Chemistry and Biology, which shall include a practical test in three subjects and also English as compulsory subject, OR
  • First year of the three year degree course of a recognised university with Physics, Chemistry and Biology including a practical test in these subjects provided the examination is an `University Examination.OR
  • S.C Examination of an Indian University, provided that he/she has passed the B.SC. examination with not less than two of the following subjects-Physics,Chemistry, bIology (Botony, Zoology) and further that he/she has passed either the qualifying examination with the following subjects : Physics,Chemistry,Biology and English., OR
  • Any other examination whose scope and standard is found to be equivalent to the intermediate science examination of an Indian University / Board, taking Physics, Chemistry and Biology including a practical test in each of these subjects and English, OR
  • Candidates must have obtained not less than 50% marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together in the qualifying examination.In the case of scheduled caste, Scheduled tribe candidates, the minimum marks required for admission shall be 40%.
  • The candidates should have completed 17 years on or before 31st day of December of the year of admission.

B.Sc (Full Time)-3½ years including 6 months Internship

Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course shall have passed:
  • Two year Pre-University examination or equivalent as recognized by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences with, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as subjects of study, OR
  • Pre-Degree course from a recognized University considered as equivalent by RGUHS, (Two years after ten years of schooling) with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as subjects of study, OR
  • Any equivalent examination recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore for the above purpose with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as subjects of study.
  • The vocational higher secondary education course conducted by Vocational Higher Secondary Education, Government of Kerala with five subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in addition to vocational subjects conducted is considered equivalent to plus TWO examinations of Government of Karnataka Pre University Course, OR
  • Candidates with two years diploma from a recognized Government Board in a subject for which the candidate desires to enroll, with Physics, Chemistry and Biology, as subjects or candidates with 3 years diploma from a recognized Government Board in a subject for which the candidate desires to enroll, should have studied Physics, Biology and Chemistry as subjects during the tenure of the course,OR

Lateral entry to second year for allied health science courses for candidates who have passed diploma program from the Government Boards and recognized by RGUHS, fulfilling the conditions specified above under sl. No. 5 and these students are eligible to take admission on lateral entry system only in the same subject studied at diploma level

  • Note:
  • The candidate shall have passed individually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence shall not be eligible for any of the courses mentioned above.

B.Sc. (Radio Therapy)-3½ years including 6 months Internship

       Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course and for those seeking admission shall have passed Pre-University or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study.
  • Note:
  • The candidate shall have passed individually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates, who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence, shall not be eligible for any of the courses mentioned above.

B.Sc. (Medical Imaging Technology) 3½ years including 6 months Internship

Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course and for those seeking admission shall have passed Pre-University or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology, as principal subjects of study.

Note:

  • The candidate shall have passed individually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence, shall not be eligible.

B.Sc. Operation Theatre Technology- 4 Years Including Internship

       Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course and for those seeking admission shall have passed Two Year Pre-University or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study,OR
  • Pre-Degree course from a recognized University considered as equivalent by RGUHS, (Two years after ten years of schooling) with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study,OR

Any equivalent examination recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore for the above purpose with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study, OR

The vocational higher secondary education course conducted by Vocational Higher Secondary Education, Government of Kerala with five subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in addition to vocational subjects conducted is considered equivalent to plus TWO examinations of Government of Karnataka Pre University Course.

Note:

  • The candidate shall have qualified individually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence shall not be eligible for any of the courses mentioned above.

B.Sc. Anaesthesia Technology-4 Years Including Internship

       Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course and for those seeking admission shall have passedTwo Year Pre-University or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study,OR
  • Pre-Degree course from a recognized University considered as equivalent by RGUHS, (Two years after ten years of schooling) with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study, OR
  • Any equivalent examination recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore for the above purpose with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study, OR
  • The vocational higher secondary education course conducted by Vocational Higher Secondary Education, Government of Kerala with five subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in addition to vocational subjects conducted is considered equivalent to plus TWO examinations of Government of Karnataka Pre University Course.
  • Note:
  • The candidate shall have qualified individually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence shall not be eligible for any of the courses mentioned above.
  • B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology- 4 Years Including Internship

        Eligibility

  • A candidate seeking admission shall have studied English as one of the principal subject during the tenure of the course and for those seeking admission shall have passed Two Year Pre-University or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study, OR
  • Pre-Degree course from a recognized University considered as equivalent by RGUHS, (Two years after ten years of schooling) with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study, OR
  • Any equivalent examination recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore for the above purpose with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal subjects of study,OR
  • The vocational higher secondary education course conducted by Vocational Higher Secondary Education, Government of Kerala with five subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in addition to vocational subjects conducted is considered equivalent to plus TWO examinations of Government of Karnataka Pre University Course.

Note:

  • The candidate shall have  qualified ndividually in each of the principal subjects.
  • Candidates who have completed diploma or vocational course through Correspondence shall not be eligible for any of the courses mentioned above.
  • M.Sc. ( Medical Laboratory Technology) 2 Years

Specialities:

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Haematology & Blood Transfusion

Eligibility

  • A pass in B.Sc MLT  program from institutions affiliated to RGUHS, or from other Universities considered equivalent by RGUHS.
  • A candidate who has qualified B.Sc. in Clinical Biochemistry/Medical Biochemistry or B.Sc in Clinical Microbiology/Medical Microbiology are eligible to join for M.Sc MLT in Clinical Biochemistry or M.Sc MLT in Microbiology and Immunology respectively.
  • Candidates passing B.Sc MLT through correspondence course shall not be eligible.

Postgraduate Programmes: 3 Years

Eligibility

  • The candidate should be a graduate in Medicine (M.B.B.S)from any university recognised by the Medical Council of India.
  • The candidate should have completed satisfactorily the Rotating compulsory internship of one year in an institution recognised by the Medical Council of India
  • The candidate should have obtained permanent Registration of any State Medical Council.
  • No candidate shall be admitted to any post graduate degree / diploma course unless the candidate has obtained and produced the eligibility certificate issued by the University.
  • The candidates who have fulfilled any of the said condition also should qualify NEET PG examination and clear the counseling rounds as followed by the competent authority
  • The candidate who is provisionally selected has to make an application to the University with the following documents along with the prescribed fee:
    • MBBS pass/degree Certificate issued by the university
    • Marks Cards of all the University examinations passed MBBS course
    • Attempt Certificate issued by the principal
    • Completion of Internship Certificate
    • Any State Medical Council Registration Certificate.
    • Candidates should obtain the Eligibility Certificate before the last date for admission.
  • Postgraduate degree (MD/MS)
  • Diploma in specialties in Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Radio-diagnosis, Psychiatry and Pathology and
  • Master`s degree (M.Sc) in Hospital Administration.

 

 

 

Fees & Eligibility

Programmes

Fees  Rs

MBBS

9.94 Lakhs (1st Year)

M.S

11.5 Lakhs (1st Year)

PG Diploma

3.76 Lakhs (1st Year)

M.D

11.5 Lakhs (1st Year )

M.S

11.5 Lakhs (1st Year)

 

 Super- Speciality

  • Urology
  • DM Nephrology
  • DM Neurology

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T.) 4½ years including 6 months Internship

Eligibility

A Candidate seeking admission to first year Bachelor in Physiotherapy (BPT)

  • Should have qualified two year Pre University examination conducted by Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka State, with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects.The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually also, OR
  • Candidates shall have qualified any other examination conducted by Boards/Councils/Intermediate examination established by State Government/Central Government and recognized as equivalent to a two year Pre University Examination by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences/ Association of Indian Universities (AIU), with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually also, OR
  • Candidates who have qualified Pre-university course with Vocational Physiotherapy as their optional subject are eligible for admission to BPT course.

Master of Physiotherapy (M.P.T.) 2 Years

Specialities

  • Neurology
  • Musculo-skeletal
  • Cardio-respiratory

Eligibility

  • Candidates who have Qualified B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3½ years / 4 ½ years duration from this university or any other university in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible.
  • Candidates who have Qualified BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible, OR
  • Candidates who have Qualified BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program from this university or any other university in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible.
  • Candidates who have Qualified BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

Events

Many interclass competition such as  "Big Bang" in 2003, "The Quest" in 2004, "The Arena" in 2005, "The Conquest" in 2006, "The Apocalypse" in 2007, "Chakravyuh" in 2008, "Argonautica" in 2009 and "Solaris" in 2010.Fr. Muller`s also conducts an inter-college competition known as the "Mullerfest" annually.

Campus -

Father Muller Medical College is located at Mangalore. The college is spread over 40 acres of land in one campus with all modern facilities.  

Facilities at Father Muller Medical College -

  • Library; digital and traditional resources support for teaching and learning
  • Laboratories; state of the art labs with modern facility
  • Hospitals; 3 hospitals and community health facilities
  • Hostels; single, double bed rooms and dormittaries
  • Recreational Facilities
  • Cafeteria; 24x7
  • Auditorium; modern auditoriums

Sports:

The college organises sporting events in Football, Basketball, Throwball, Volleyball, Badminton, Table-Tennis and athletic meet "Velocity" at interclass and intercollegiate level (RGUHS Mysore Zone tournaments).