Kokrajhar now has its first-ever medical college called Kokrajhar Medical College and Hospital (KMCH). It is the only medical college in the Kokrajhar district of Assam and will soon start full-scale operations. This is good news for those looking for a medical college in the Bodoland area. The government laid the foundation stone for the college on January 6, 2019, and it is the 10th medical college in Assam. Recruitment for technical and non-technical positions at KMCH has already started, and the last date for application is February 24, 2023. The college’s opening date will be announced soon after the recruitment process is completed. This is a significant achievement for the region’s medical infrastructure.
MBBS Seats in KMCH
In 14th Feb 2023, 100 medical seats have been approved for Kokrajhar Medical College, which is a significant development in the healthcare sector in the region. This will provide ample opportunities for aspiring medical students to pursue their dreams of becoming doctors and serve the community. The increase in medical seats will not only benefit the local population but also attract students from other states to study at the college. With the expansion of medical education, the region is expected to see a rise in healthcare facilities, leading to better medical care and services for the people. This move by the government is a step towards bridging the healthcare gap in the region and improving the overall healthcare infrastructure of the state.
Kokrajhar Medical College Staffs
The staff of Kokrajhar medical College is not yet official mentioned once the the directorate of Medical Education notifies the official details about the Kokrajhar Medical College staffs we will update it here.
In the below table we have shared the name of the principal. Students or interested may have a look on the
|Principal Name of KMCH
|Dr (Prof) Atul Chandra Baro
BTR CEM Pramod Boro Visit at Kokrajhar Medical College and Hospital
BTR Chief Pramod Boro has yesterday i.e. on 12 April 2023 in Kokrajhar Medical College to inspect the preparations for the upcoming inauguration of the newly built Medical College in Kokrajhar. The Kokrajhar Medical College and Hospital is currently undergoing final preparations and is expected to be ready for the inauguration ceremony on 14 April 2023. This visit is a significant step towards ensuring that everything is in order for the upcoming event, which will mark a milestone achievement for the region’s healthcare sector. BTR Chief Pramod Boro’s visit is a testament to the government’s commitment to the successful establishment of the medical college, which will serve as a crucial resource for medical education and healthcare services in the region.
CEM Pramod Boro tweeted on 12 April on Tweeter saying ” Paid a visit to the newly built Kokrajhar Medical College & Hospital & took stock of the preparations ahead of its inauguration by Hon’ble PM Shri @narendramodi ji on April 14 virtually. Happy to see that preparations are progressing smoothly.
Other Medical Colleges and Hospital in Assam
There are 12 Medical colleges right now in Assam. we have listed the name and share all the important details in the table below.
|Name of Medical College
|No. of MBBS Seats
|Assam Medical College
|3 November 1947
|Gauhati Medical College
|20 September 1960
|Silchar Medical College
|Jorhat Medical College
|12 October 2009
|Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College
|Tezpur Medical College
|Lakhimpur Medical College
|1 October 2021
|Dhubri Medical College
|17 Feb 2017
|Diphu Medical College
|25 November 2019
|Nagaon Medical College
|Nalbari Medical College
|Kokrajhar Medical College
Recent tweet from the DC of Kokrajhar as she has tweeted.
1. When is the inauguration date for Kokrajhar Medical College and Hospital?
Kokrajhar Medical College and hospital will be inaugurated on 14 April 2023.