As per the provisions of Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, the Ministry receives applications for starting new Medical Colleges and forwards them to the Medical Council of India (MCI) for making recommendations. The MCI after making necessary scrutiny/assessment of the Colleges makes recommendations to the Central Government. In case MCI sends recommendation for disapproval, the Ministry grants an opportunity to the applicant colleges before taking a decision. The last date for sending recommendations by MCI is 30.04.17 and for issuing permission by the Central Government is 31.05.17 for the academic year 2017-18. The applications received for the year 2017-18 are at different stages of processing.
Shri Rakesh Kumar Vats IAS (Retd) (West Bengal 1986) has been given re-employment as Secretary General, Board of Governors, Medical Council of India, on … [ Read more ]
The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste informed that Medical Council of India (MCI) with the prior approval of … [ Read more ]
Health is a State subject and it is the responsibility of the State Governments to provide adequate health care facilities including MRI to the … [ Read more ]
Permission for starting a medical or Dental college/yearly renewal permission is given by the Central Government on the recommendations made by the Medical Council … [ Read more ]