Instructions For The Students And Parents
There are two hostels, one for boys and one for girls with equal no. of seats. If you are planning to stay in hostel, fill in hostel admission form and hand it over for quick processing. Mess facility is available in both the hostels and there is the college canteen also nearby. No private electronic or electric equipment or furniture will be allowed in hostel. Amul milk and milk products parlour is present in campus.
You should report to the Medical College timely to complete the formalities like bond etc. The college is located in old T.B Hospital Campus in Gotri, Vadodara. If you are coming by private luxury bus, get down at Bus Stand. The rickshaw fare from Bus stand to GMERS Medical College is around Rs. 50/-.
Fee and Deposits
Fees for General quota student is 250000 per year and for NRI students $16000.00 per annum. The one time Deposit is Rs. 5000/- which will be refundable while leaving the college, for which student need to produce original receipt of payment. College caution money, Library fee per term, Hostel – Fee and deposit for one term and student’ association fee per term will be collected at the time of reporting. Mess charges will be extra.
- Please bring 10 colored passport size photographs at the time of reporting.
- 1 for library membership 3 for hostel form
- 1 for bank account
- 1 for student association
- 1 for student record section
- 1 for identity card and 2 extra photograph.
Almost all major banks have their branches in Vadodara. However, State Bank of India, Natubhai circle branch is located nearby college. Due to stringent R.B.I. regulations, it is advisable to bring the identification letter/ certificate from your present bankers along with 2 recent passport size photographs which will facilitate in opening the bank account.
GMERS Medical College and General Hospital, attached to Medical College, Gotri, Vadodara is a 530 bedded hospital at present where all major specialist services are available. It is to be developed into 700 bedded Hospital by 2016. There are number of private practitioners practicing all specialties in Vadodara.
How To Reach Vadodara
Vadodara is well connected by rail and road to not only all the major cities and town of Gujarat But very well connected by rail and road to all the four corners of India. One can reach Vadodara by air also having daily flights from/to New Delhi and Mumbai.
The rail route is longer but all train from major city having stop at Vadodara and the distance is 110 kms from Ahmedabad, 325 kms from Rajkot and 170 kms from Surat.
From Ahmedabad, it is 110 kms via Express Highway. It is 210 kms from Bhavnagar via Vataman, Tarapur and 325 kms from Rajkot via Ahmedabad. Frequent S.T. and private luxury buses ply to and fro Vadodara at all time daily connecting it with all the major cities / towns like Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Surat and Rajkot etc. From Ahmedabad, state transport buses are available from Gita Mandir area and private luxury buses from Paldi Char Rasta. Private bus service operators from Ahmedabad are – Tanna Travels 079-26575872, 079-26576351, Rajdhani Travels 079-26589444, 079-26585444 and New-Limda Travels.
One can reach Vadodara by air from Mumbai, New Delhi and from major cities.
Bring adequate certified copies of the following documents / certificate as they will be required for submission to the University and other authorities.
The original certificate of (b) and (d) will be retained by the college (if not collected at the time of admission)
Following items you have to procure from Vadodara or place where a medical college is located and brought at the time of reporting.
2 white aprons with full sleeves & name plate with black background and white letters, dissection box for human body dissection, bone set, a set of disposable pricking lancets.
For the students who wants to get admission in hostel they should bring / purchase following things from Vadodara 1 mattress, 1 blanket, 2 pillow cover, 2 bed sheets, 2 towels, 2 white handkerchief, 2 small napkins, 2 pairs of shocks, 1 nail cutter, Shaving kit for boys, needle and white thread, Black shoe polish & shoe brush , bathroom sleepers, sport shoes, 1 twenty liters bucket & a tumbler with student name on it with marker pen, washing soap / powder, bathing soap & Soap cash / shampoo, tooth brush, tooth paste & tooth brush holder, tongue cleaner ,Oil and comb, suitable size mirror, 6 aluminum hangars, 12 feet plastic string, 5 liters plastic water jug, a packet of wax candles with match box or a small torch, 1 stain less steel Tiffin carrier, (Though the electric failure is not common in Vadodara it is better to keep emergency light and mobile phone with a instruction not to use in college premises).
Initial difficulties in studies and books
As you already know that in 1st MBBS you have to read three subjects i.e. Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry. These subjects’ senior professors and other staff members of college will help you in solving initial difficulties related to studies.
Instructions to Parents
Not to encourage the students to come to home too frequently.
After the first terminal examination please meet the concerned teachers
Holidays: Twice in a year, 7 days: Deepawali & Summer holidays 15 days approx.
Contributory Dinner / freshers evening : with Dean, Senior faculties and teachers of 1st MBBS newly admitted students and their parents, in college premises on the day of reporting (Rs. ..…. Per head) if enough number will not there it may be cancelled.
Inlands letters: Submit three self addressed inland letters.
Important Phone numbers. Dean, All the three teaching heads, warden, Additional Director, Health Commissioner, Gotri Police station
Photographs: Ten Pass port size photographs.