The number of Medical Colleges increased from 384 to 502 during the period 2013-14 to 2018-19. A statement showing the number of Medical Colleges with number of MBBS seats as on date, State/UT-wise is given below:

STATE WISE DETAILS OF MEDICAL COLLEGES (AS ON DATE)
Sl. No State Government Private Total
No. of College Seats No. of Colleges Seats No. of Colleges Seats
1 Andhra Pradesh 12 1900 19 2950 31 4850
2 A & N Islands 1 100 0 0 1 100
3 Assam 6 726 0 0 6 726
4 Arunachal Pradesh 1 50 0 0 1 50
5 Bihar 9 950 4 450 13 1400
6 Chandigarh 1 100 0 0 1 100
7 Chhattisgarh 6 650 3 450 9 1100
8 Delhi 6 900 2 200 8 1100
9 Goa 1 150 0 0 1 150
10 Gujarat 17 3050 9 1300 26 4350
11 Haryana 5 600 6 850 11 1450
12 Himachal Pradesh 6 600 1 150 7 750
13 Jammu & Kashmir 3 400 1 100 4 500
14 Jharkhand 3 350 0 0 3 350
15 Karnataka 18 2650 39 6195 57 8845
16 Kerala 10 1350 24 2800 34 4150
17 Madhya Pradesh 10 1300 12 1800 22 3100
18 Maharashtra 23 3240 28 4220 51 7460
19 Manipur 2 200 0 0 2 200
20 Meghalaya 1 50 0 0 1 50
21 Mizoram 1 100 0 0 1 100
22 Orissa 7 1050 4 500 11 1550
23 Pondicherry 1 150 7 1050 8 1200
24 Punjab 3 500 7 775 10 1275
25 Rajasthan 13 1950 8 1200 21 3150
26 Sikkim 0 0 1 100 1 100
27 Tamil Nadu 25 3250 24 3600 49 6850
28 Telangana 8 1250 19 2800 27 4050
29 Tripura 2 200 0 0 2 200
30 Uttar Pradesh 17 2199 31 4300 48 6499
31 Uttarakhand 3 350 3 450 6 800
32 West Bengal 14 2150 5 700 19 2850
33 AIIMS* 9 807 0 0 9 807
34 JIPMER* 1 200 0 0 1 200
TOTAL 245 33472 257 36940 502 70412
* Central Government Institutions does not come under ambit of MCI

Note:  This is the total capacity created in the Colleges. Actual availability of seats in a particular year varies depending on grant of renewal permissions to unrecognized Colleges/Increased Intake.

 

As per information given by the Medical Council of India (MCI), 10,78,732 MBBS Doctors are registered with the State Medical Councils/Medical Council of India. State/UT-wise details are given below:

Number of Doctors Registered with State Medical Councils / Medical Council of India as on  31st  March, 2018

Sr. Name of the Medical Council Number of Doctors
Andhra Pradesh Medical Council 93756
Arunachal Pradesh Medical Council 880
Assam Medical Council 23559
Bihar Medical Council 40649
Chattisgarh Medical Council 7489
Delhi Medical Council 16833
Goa Medical Council 3487
Gujarat Medical Council 59252
Haryana Dental & Medical Council 5717
Himachal Pradesh Medical Council 2849
Jammu & Kashmir 14641
Jharkhand Medical Council 5165
Karnataka Medical Council 104794
Madhya Pradesh Medical Council 36455
Maharashtra Medical Council 158998
Medical Council of India 52666
Nagaland Medical Council 801
Orissa Council of Medical Registration 21681
Punjab Medical Council 46264
Rajasthan Medical Council 40863
Sikkim Medical Council 1166
Tamil Nadu Medical Council 127848
Travancore Medical Council 56999
Uttar Pradesh Medical Council 72757
Uttrakhand Medical Council 7408
West Bengal Medical Council 69097
Tripura Medical Council 1716
Telangana Medical Council 4942
  Total 10,78,732

 

Note – The other State / UTs do not have their own Medical Registration Council. Hence, their workers get registration with the Councils of other neighbouring States.

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha here today.

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