K.A.P. Viswanatham Medical College is a medical college. It run by the state government of Tamil Nadu, which is recognized by the Medical Council of India. It is located in the city of Trichy, in Tamil Nadu. The college was ranked third by students in counselling in 2010.
The college admits 150 students to the MBBS course once every year through NEET. Of this 85% is state quota which is allotted by DME of Government of Tamil Nadu and the remaining 15% is All India Quota allotted by MCC of Central Government of Republic of India.
The college has more than 30 departments. There are three men's hostels and two women's hostels on campus. It has a stadium that seats 750. There are four lecture halls with over 150 seats. The Central Library is home to over 7,000 books and national and international journals. It has two reading halls, one for masters and the other for professors. There are two indoor and outdoor sports facilities, including a gymnasium, a basketball court, a feather ball stadium, a badminton and two volleyball courts. It also has the ability to play round ball, golf ball, table tennis, soccer and foot ball.
Undergraduate Medical Course
MBBS (5 and a half years in duration) with 150 seats per year from 2013.
Postgraduate Medical Courses
Degree courses (3 years in duration)MD General Medicine (14 seats/year)
MD Anesthesiology (13 seats/year)
MD Biochemistry (05 seats/year)
MD Paediatrics (09 seats/year)
MD Psychiatry (04 seats/year)
MD Pathology (06 seats/year)
MD Microbiology (03 seats/year)
MD Forensic Medicine (03 seats/year)
MD Anatomy (03 seats/year)
MS General Surgery (16 seats/year)
MS Obstetrics and Gynecology (09 seats/year)
MS Orthopaedics (05 seats/year)
MS Ophthalmology (02 seats/year)
MS Ear, Nose and Throat (02 seats/year)
Super Speciality Courses
Degree courses (3 years in duration)DM Cardiology (02 seats/year)
DM Neurology (02 seats/year)
Diploma in Nursing (Three and a half years including six months Internship)
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (Two years)
Every class of MBBS students has assigned to itself an (unofficial) name denoting the year of their entry into the medical school.
The recent batches
1997 - Genesis
2009 - Cedicianz
2010 - Krenoviantz
2011 - Rapharites Onze
2012 - Incaendo Decernozz
2013 - Walderianz
2014 - Desperato Xaidenz
2015 - Asphyro Tritanz
2016 - Zehastianz
2017 - Spiloglasterz
2018 - liewentronz
2019 - Yexordianz