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MVJ medical college is a well established educational institute for imparting quality medical education. The college was established in 2001 under the umbrella of Venkatesha Education Society. It is located in Hoskote, a rural district of Bangalore and is well connected to the city.
The college is recognized by the Medical Council of India and is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences for conducting the medical undergraduate and postgraduate programmes leading to the award of MBBS degree and postgraduate degrees
MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital (MVJMC&RH) was established in 2001 under the umbrella of Venkatesha Education Society (VES) with the vision of founder Dr M V Jayaraman to provide affordable healthcare to the rural population in and around Hoskote. It caters to 454 villages comprising of talukas Hoskote, Malur and Chintamani. It has all the broad specialities in Medicine and Surgery and also some superspecialities in these two branches. It is equipped with the state- of –the- art equipment , intensive care areas and all other supportive services. It is an NABH entry level certified and ISO accredited institution giving quality care to the rural population at zero cost. MVJMC&RH has collaborated with BRAINS, a renowned Neurosurgical setup to afford Neurosurgical care in hospital premises.
The college has highly dedicated and well-experienced faculty with vast teaching experience at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The faculty structure at the college conforms to MCI requirements. They also conduct CMEs, workshops, conferences regularly, in order to disseminate the latest knowledge in various disciplines. They are also invited as guest speakers at various academic programs in different institutions. Faculty members of MVJMC&RH have been selected to work in various capacities at prestigious academic bodies, at the University level. Under the able guidance of faculty members, undergraduate students have been successful in bagging prestigious ICMR sponsored short term studentship program successively every year. Faculty members have also secured grants from various organizations to carry out research projects. Mentorship program in the college helps reinforce the communication between faculty members and students and provides a platform of personalized one-to-one interaction between them. Excellent results at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in successive years provide a
testimony to teaching quality at MVJ Medical College. Medical Education Unit regularly conducts faculty development programs to keep the faculty abreast of the latest teaching/learning methodologies. The faculty members are not just academically oriented but also participate enthusiastically in various extracurricular activities.