Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangaluru, Karnataka is approved by Medical Council of India (MCI), New Delhi. Further, it has to his credit the recognition that it is the first medical college under RGUHS to have been accredited with -A’ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). It is a unit of about 14 decades of Fr. Muller’s Charitable Institutions, under the sponsorship of Catholic Diocese of Mangalore. Though it is religious minority educational institution, the admission is open to all persons, whatever be their caste, creed, community or religion.
MBBS was started in the year 1999. Post graduation was started in the year 1991. The courses available in postgraduate medical degree include MD in Pediatrics, Medicine, Veneriology & Leprology Dermatology, Anesthesiology, Pathology Radio diagnosis, Psychiatry, Radio Therapy. MS in Orthopedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, and Pharmacology. For 2 years Postgraduate Diploma, the disciplines are Pediatrics, Dermatology, Veneriology & Leprology, Anesthesiology, Psychiatry, Radio diagnosis, Pathology, Gynecology and obstetrics, Otorhinolaryngology, and Orthopedics. PhD may be done in Microbiology, Biochemistry, and Pharmacology. Allied courses are also available. They include Masters in Hospital Administration (M.H.A.), Master of Physiotherapy (M.P.T.), M.Sc. (Medical Laboratory Technology) and Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T.), B.Sc. (Medical Laboratory Technology), B.Sc. (Medical Imaging Technology), B.Sc. (Radio Therapy)py)
There are 38 departments in Father Muller Medical College. The college has international collaborations with various foreign universities. The college, inspired by the maxim -Heal & Comfort’ of Fr. Muller offers excellent medical education leading to the emergence of the students as Quality Health Care Personnel. During the training period, the students will be expected to deepen their knowledge and widen their skills in different subjects of Medical Sciences, besides growing in “Spiritual Strength”. Thus, will be an edge over other institutions.
Library, known as -Knowledge Centre- is functioning in a four storied complex has all books for postgraduate and undergraduate courses, e-library (Access Library e-resources remotely), reading halls and conference halls. There is a UNESCO Chair on Bioethics. There are separate Men’s hostels and Ladies’ hostels with serene environment, comfortable accommodation and nutritious food. Various committees are there, including that of Anti Ragging Review Committee, Prevention of sexual harassment of women students, Student Counseling committee Student Grievance Redressal Committee Student placement/guidance committee For Father Muller Medical College Admission, there will be quotas for NRI/ NRI sponsored candidates and for Management Quota selection will be through COMEDK only.
Hospital is older than the college and the students will have more practical training by associating them with the hospital. This college has other sister concerns in the medical fields like Homeopathy, Allied Health Services, Nursing, Speech and Hearing, Leprosy. Microbiology, biochemistry and pathology, clinical laboratories of the Father Muller Medical College Hospital have been accredited by NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories).