St. John's Medical College offers graduate, postgraduate, diploma and super specialty degrees recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Bangalore, Karnataka. 

MBBS and MD/MS candidates must apply through KEA counseling after qualifying NEET and PGET respectively. Candidates for B.Sc., M.Sc., BPT, and other post-secondary programs are chosen based on their performance in the St. John's Entrance Exam.

Diploma holders who meet the requirements outlined in the Allied Health Science Courses Ordinance are eligible for Lateral Entry into B.Sc. programs. MD/ MS programs are open to candidates who have completed the MBBS program in less than two years more than the required time. The institute reserves seats for eligible candidates as per KEA and Karnataka State Government norms.

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: Important Dates 2022 (Tentative)

Event Date
Release date of the application July 13, 2022
Window for correction August 11, 2022 – August 14, 2022
Admit Card release date September 9, 2022
NEET Exam September 12, 2022
Release of the answer key September 2022
Result Declaration October 2022
Start of the counseling October 2022

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: UG Admission 2022

Course Specializations
MBBS -
B.Sc Medical Lab. Technology (MLT), Renal Dialysis (RDT), Medical Imaging Technology (MIT), Perfusion Technology (PT), Anesthesia Technology (AT), Radiotherapy Technology (RT), and Operation Theatre Technology (OTT)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy -
B.Sc. Nursing
DHA (Diploma in Hospital Administration) -

Eligibility Criteria

  • For MBBS - At the end of the Pre-University Course or its equivalent, the candidate must have passed the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English individually, as well as a minimum of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/Biotechnology taken combined. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, or Other Backward Classes must obtain a minimum of 40% instead of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/Biotechnology in the qualifying examination.
  • For B.Sc. (MLT, MIT, RDT, PT, AT, OTT, RT, RCT) - A applicant must have passed the 2-year Pre-University examination conducted by the Pre-University Education Board in the State of Karnataka, or any other examination deemed comparable by RGUHS, with a minimum of 40% in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
  • For B.Sc. (MIT and RT) - Pre-university course includes radiography/radiology as a vocational subject from a recognized Board.
  • For BPT - A candidate who has completed the Pre-University Education Board of Karnataka's two-year test with English as one of the disciplines, as well as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

OR

 a candidate who has passed English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in a Boards / Councils / Intermediate examination established by the State / Central Government and recognized by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences / Association of Indian Universities (AIU) as equivalent to a two-year Pre University Examination.

Selection Criteria

  • For MBBS - Admission will be given based on the candidate's performance in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Undergraduates (NEET-UG), which will be followed by a round of counseling by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).
  • For Allied Health Sciences - The institute will hold an entrance exam, followed by an interview, to determine admission.
  • For B.Sc. Nursing - Admission will be awarded based on academic merit. Candidates who have been chosen for the interview must show up.

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: PG Admission 2022

Course Specializations
MD Anesthesia, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Community Health, Emergency Medicine, Dermatology, Forensic Medicine, Family Medicine, Microbiology, General Medicine, Pediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physiology, Psychiatry, Radiodiagnosis, Radiation Oncology, Transfusion Medicine and Immunohematology
MS ENT, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics
M.Sc. MLT Microbiology and Immunology, MLT Clinical Biochemistry, MLT Haematology and Blood Transfusion
MHA (Master of Hospital Administration) -
CHCA -
M.Sc. Nursing

Eligibility Criteria

  • For MD and MS - A bachelor's degree in medicine or a master's degree in medicine is usually required for entrance to the MD and MS programs.
  • For M.Sc. - Candidates for M.Sc. programs must have a B.Sc. degree in Medical Lab Technology with a minimum of 50%.
  • For M.Sc. Nursing – A candidate must have a B.Sc. Nursing degree from a recognized college or university with a minimum of 55 percent.
  • For MHA - A candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized college or university with a minimum of 50 percent.
  • For CHCA – A candidate must have a degree or diploma in a related field.

Selection Criteria

  • For MD and MS - To be considered eligible for admission to the M.D./M.S. programs, candidates must pass the PG- NEET exam. The Karnataka Examination Authority will conduct a Common Counselling session for qualified candidates (KEA).
  • For M.Sc. MLT and MHA - An entrance exam conducted by the college will be used to determine admission.
  • For M.Sc. Nursing - Admission will be granted based on the results of an entrance exam and an institute-conducted interview.

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: Super Specialty Courses Admission 2022

Course Specializations
DM Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Critical Care Medicine, Gastroenterology, Neonatology, Nephrology, Pulmonary Medicine, Pediatric Nephrology
M.Ch. Urology, Surgical Oncology, Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Neurosurgery, Gynecologic Oncology
DNB Pediatric Intensive Care, Rheumatology
Diploma Anesthesiology, Child Health, Clinical Pathology, Medical Radio-Diagnosis, Otorhinolaryngology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Eligibility Criteria

  • For DM – Candidates must have an MD degree in General medicine or Paediatrics from a recognized college or university.
  • For M.Ch. Gynecology Oncology - Candidates must have an MD or MS degree in Gynecology and Obstetrics from a recognized college or university.
  • For M.Ch. (other than Gynecology Oncology) - Candidates must have an MS degree in Surgery from a recognized college or university.
  • For DNB - Candidates must have an MD or DNB degree in General Medicine or Pediatrics from a recognized college or university.

Selection Criteria

  • For DM and M.Ch.- Admissions to the DM/M.Ch. programs will be based on the National Board of Examination central counseling.
  • For DNB- The Entrance Examination and centralized counseling conducted by NBE are the only ways to get into DNB programs.

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: Post-Doctoral Fellowship Admission 2022

Course Specializations
Fellowship Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Intensive Care, Dermato Surgery, Perinatal Medicine

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have an MBBS degree or PG degree or Diploma degree in the respective field from a recognized college or university.

Selection Criteria

Selection is based on the RGUHS eligibility requirements and an interview.

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: Ph.D Admission 2022

Courses Specialization
Ph.D. Molecular Medicine, Psychiatry, Pediatric Nephrology, Medicine, Anesthesia, Pharmacology, Community Medicine, Pathology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Physiology, Anatomy

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are interested in taking admission in St. John’s Medical College for a Ph.D. program must have an MD/MS/M.Ch. degree in their respective field from a recognized college or university.

Selection Criteria

Admission will be granted based on the candidate's performance in the institute's written examination.

How to apply for admission to St. John’s Medical College?

Follow the below steps to apply for admission to St. John’s Medical College:

  • Visit the official website for more information.
  • To apply online, go to the Online Application Link.
  • Fill out the registration form now.
  • Fill in the required information, such as your email address and phone number.
  • The candidate's login credentials will be sent to their registered mobile number.
  • User id and password must be entered.
  • Fill out the application form completely.
  • Please upload a passport-sized photo.
  • Enter your academic credentials.
  • The application cost must be paid.
  • Fill out the form and submit it.

Documents Required

Below is the list of documents that need to be submitted at the time of admission:

  • Class 10th certificate
  • Class 12th certificate
  • Caste Certificate (if required)
  • Bachelor’s degree (if required)
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Compulsory Rotating Internship certificate
  • State Medical Council Registration certificate
  • Colored Photographs

St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore: FAQs

Ques: What are the fees for various programs at St. John’s Medical College?

Ans: Below table tells you the fees of the various courses that are offered by St. John’s Medical College:

Courses Fees (1st-year fees)
MBBS INR 628170
MD/MS INR 201420 – INR 1023420
M.Ch. Pediatric Surgery INR 480000
All other super specialty courses INR 933820
B.Sc. MIT INR 23200
B.Sc. (other than MIT) INR 22700
BPT INR 75000
M.Sc. MLT INR 48000
MHA INR 83000
MPT INR 132500

Ques: What are the facilities offered by St. John’s Medical College to its students?

Ans: There are various facilities provided by the college to its students such as Labs, Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports Facilities, Hospital and Medical Facilities etc.

Ques: How is the placement cell of St. John’s Medical College?

Ans: The placement cell of the college is excellent. Internships are required for students in their last year of study at the college.

  • UG students receive compensation of roughly INR 6,000-INR 7,000 during their internship, while PG students receive a stipend of around INR 40,000.
  • Based on their academic skills and expertise, students are assigned to various rural and urban locations.
  • The average wage package available is INR 6 LPA, with the lowest package available at INR 3 LPA.