NMC Finalizes Application Process for New Colleges and Increased Seats

The National Medical Commission (NMC) has finalized the application process for the establishment of new medical colleges and the increase of MBBS seats in existing colleges. This process will be applicable to the upcoming academic year 2024-25. This announcement was made by a public notice dated April 2, 2024.

The NMC’s Medical Assessment and Rating Board (MARB) played a key role in finalizing the application process. This follows the MARB guidelines that were published on November 16, 2023.

The current application process outlines clear steps for institutions seeking to establish new medical colleges or increase their MBBS seat intake.

The NMC has made the application documents publicly available, including detailed steps at each level of the application process for establishing new medical colleges and increasing MBBS seats.