In the year 1871, Ahmedabad Medical School was established and it was under affiliation of Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad. The medical school started with just 14 students who took hospital assistant training. After eight years, Sir Byramjee Jeejeebhoy contributed 20000 rupees to the school and then it was named as B.J Medical School. By the year 1946, B.J Medical School grew substantially and achieved high status for itself.
B J Medical College, Ahmedabad is the biggest college in the country and they have produce number of qualified doctors compared to any other medical college. It is the biggest college of qualified and eminent scholars in the entire country. B J Medical College, Ahmedabad is the only hope for students willing to pursue MBBS degree in the entire state of Gujarat. Every year around 250 students take admission in the college for getting the best medical guidance and training. Any students from the state or elsewhere willing to pursue medical course needs to appear in pre medical entrance examination conducted in Gujarat.
B.J. Medical College offers PG courses, M.D courses in more than 15 subjects related to medicine, M.S in more than five branches, super specialization courses in three subjects, PG diploma in ten subjects and many more medical courses. B.J. Medical College is a hub for the National Board of medical examinations for various subjects. B.J. Medical College has made great contribution in medical research in coordination with Indian Council of medical studies. W.H.O (World Health Organization) has appreciated the college for efforts in innovating latest teaching techniques and improving training programs in health services related to children and worldwide vaccination.
Alumni of B.J. Medical College cover the entire world and provide excellent medical care. Today, entire world recognized doctors from B.J. Medical College. The campus of college also has College of Nursing, College of Physiotherapy, Blood Bank and Govt. Dental College and Hospital.
Following are the courses offered by B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad :
A. Undergraduate Courses:
B. Postgraduate Courses:
M.Ch (Neuro Surgery)
M.Ch (Paediatric Surgery)
M.Ch (Plastic Surgery)
M.Ch (Urology/genito-urinary Surgery)
C. Diploma Courses:
Diploma (Child Health )
Diploma (Clinical Pathology)
Diploma (Dermatology & Venereology & Leprosy)
Diploma (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
Diploma (Psychological Medicine)
Diploma (Public Health)
Diploma (Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases)
D. Doctorate Courses:
M.D (Blood Banking & Immuno / Haemo & Blood Transfusion)
M.D (Dermatology & Venereology & Leprosy)
M.D (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
M.D (Radio-diagnosis/ Radiology)
M.D (Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine)
M.D (Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases)