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Travancore Medical College

Travancore Medical College - [TMC], Kollam

Travancore Medical College, established in the city of Kollam is one of the leading self-financing medical colleges. TMC Kollam offers MBBS, B.Sc (Nursing), and GNM programs to students, admission to which is entranced based. The exam scores accepted at the college are NEET-UG, NEET-PG, and entrance exam conducted by the Kerala CEE. The applications are open for both National and International students. For the start of the experience in the medical field, the college mandates internships for the students in the course duration only.

Travancore Medical College Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2009 | Private
Approved by Medical Council of India (MCI)
Affiliated Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thiruvananthapuram
Courses Offered UG and PG
Popular Courses MBBS and MD/ MS
Admission Criteria Merit-based & Entrance Test
Accepted exam scores NEET-UG and NEET-PG
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports
Official Website | Contact number | +91 474 2721999

Travancore Medical College Courses

Under the supervision of highly skilled faculty, the major courses offered by the college is as follows:

Courses Details
MBBS Read More
BSc (Nursing) Read More
General Nursing and Midwifery Read More

Read More: Travancore Medical College Fees Structure

Travancore Medical College Admission

Admission to TMC Kollam is entrance-based. For UG programs, applicants need to have NEET-UG score and for PG program admissions, Applicants must submit a valid NEET-PG exam score.

  • Admission to B.Sc Nursing is based on marks obtained in the entrance examination conducted by the CEE, Kerala.
  • Admission to GNM program is through an interview round conducted by the institute.

How to apply?

Applicants applying through government quota, are required to apply online on the official website by submitting the valid documents and application fee.

Applicants applying through Management or NRI quota are required to download the application form from the official website and submit the completed form in person at the college.

  • Marks sheet/ degree certificate of MBBS, as applicable
  • Transfer Certificate (T.C) from the institution last attended
  • Marks Sheet and Admit card of the National Eligibility cum Entrance (NEET)
  • Data sheet and Allocation Memo issued by the CEE
  • Certificate of good conduct from the institution last attended, preferably issued within six months
  • Document/certificate from the authority to establish the eligibility for Muslim Reservation
  • Community and Non-creamy layer/ income Certificate from Tehsildar/ Village Officer in case the candidate requires relaxation in marks as per rules in force
  • Medical Fitness Certificate
  • Vaccination Certificate against Hepatitis / MMS / Chickenpox
  • Equivalency /eligibility certificate of the qualifying examination obtained from Kerala University of Health Sciences by candidates other than those who passed qualifying examination of Kerala Higher Secondary Board, CBSE or ICSE
  • Migration certificate by candidates passed qualifying examination other than Kerala Higher Secondary Board
  • Bank Guarantee from a Nationalized Bank agreeing to pay the amount of the tuition fee to be paid for the second, third, fourth and fifth year of the course
  • Bonds in Stamp papers worth INR 200 as mentioned in Annexure-I & III (refer to prospectus)
  • Refundable Security Deposit for an amount equivalent to one-year tuition fee
  • Two sets of self-attested photocopies of all the documents/certificates listed above and Ten Passport size photographs of the candidate (one of them shall be laminated on the facing side)

Reservation Criteria 2023

Reservation is provided as per norms set by the Kerala state government and CEE, Kerala for government quota seats. The following reservations are currently being offered:

Category Reservation (in percentage)
Open Category 60
Ezhava (EZ) 09
Muslims (MU) 08
Other Backward Hindu (BH) 03
Latin Catholic & Anglo Indian (LA) 03
Dheevara & related communities (DV) 02
Viswakarma & related communities (VK) 02
Kusavan & related communities (KN) 01
Other Backward Christians (BX) 01
Kudumbi (KU) 01
Scheduled Caste (SC) 08
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 02

Travancore Medical College FAQs

Ques. Can a foreign student apply to TMC?

Ans. Yes, foreign students are also welcomed to apply to the college.

Ques. Do students get internship opportunities at the college?

Ans. Yes, the college provides compulsory internships for the students to complete their degrees.

Ques. Are there any awards/scholarships for meritorious students?

Ans. Yes, scholarships are awarded based on the merit and talent of students.

Ques. Does the college provide hostel facilities to students?

Ans. Yes, the college provides hostel accommodation to all the students. The hostel fee at TMC Kollam is INR 1,06,500 per year.

Ques. What was the NEET-PG cut off for the year 2019?

Ans. The NEET-PG cut off for the year 2019 at TMC Kollam is as follows:


Qualifying Percentile


44th Percentile


34th Percentile

Persons with Disability

39th Percentile

Ques. What was the NEET-UG cut off for the year 2019?

Ans. The NEET-UG cut off for the year 2019 is as follows:


Qualifying Percentile


50th Percentile


45th Percentile


40th Percentile