International Medical School Bangalore Campus, India

The MSU International Medical School is a unique-regional collaborative effort between the Management & Science University (MSU), Malaysia and the Gokula Education Foundation (Medical), Bangalore. IMS offers undergraduate programme leading to the MBBS degree pursued at the GEF (M) campus in Bangalore. It is an off-shore programme conducted in accordance with the curriculum approved by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC).

Gokula Education Foundation and IMS, MSU

  1. 1962 Sri MS Ramaiah founded Gokula Education Foundation (GEF) with a mission "To deliver education and health for the betterment of mankind".

  2. GEF has established a number of institutions to cater to the needs of various segments of education like Medical Sciences, Engineering, Indology Arts, Science, Law and Management. MS Ramaiah Institutions are well known throughout India and abroad.

  3. GEF has under its umbrella 19 institutions on the MSR campus.

  4. MSR Campus is located on a sprawling 70 acre site and it is dedicated to the cause of learning.

  5. The campus is located seven kilometers from the city centre and it has provision for over a thousand students with facilities and hostels rooms to handle education right from nursery to post graduation.

  6. The world-renowned Indian Institute of Science flanks the campus in the south, National Institute of Advanced Studies in the west, Central Power Research Institute and Indian Space Research Organization in the east.

  7. Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College was established in 1979 with an approved intake of 150 undegraduates, 100 postgraduates and 10 super specialty courses like DM and MCH.

  8. There are two attached hospitals with bed strength of 1200. It is the first medical college in the world to receive the ISO 900 certification by TUV, Rhineland, Germany.

  9. Its MBBS program has also received recognition from:

    1. General Medical Council of Great Britain
    2. Malaysian Medical Council
    3. Thailand Medical Council
    4. Ireland Medical Council
    5. Medical Council of India
    6. Medical Council of the Middle East

The Management & Science University (MSU) is the University of Choice for continuing education in Malaysia. As a university of choice , MSU focuses on specialize major areas designed to meet the global industry needs. MSU is recognized by more than fourty universities worldwide including those in the United Kingdom , USA, Australia, Eastern Europe, New Zealand, Japan, South Africa, Indonesia and India.

IMS is MSU's initiative towards internationalizing the Malaysian brand of education overseas. Its position as a quality education provider, is further reinforced through the following:

  1. Ranked as one of the top private universities in the world by the Accreditation Services for International Colleges(ASIC), UK,

  2. Ranked as one of the top five among twenty-five private universities in Malaysia by Ernst & Young , an international audit agency, through the 2009 Establishment Audit conducted under the auspices of the Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia,

  3. Rated as an "Excellent University" by the Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia under the Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education (SETARA).

IMS, the recent addition to the M S Ramaiah Institutions is located at the Gnanagangotri (Spring of the Knowledge) Campus, northwestern part of Bangalore City, the capital of Karnataka State. IMS with its partners (GEF and MSU) is a premier academic medical school in the region known for its excellent education, innovative teaching methodology and outstanding clinical programs and dedication to community service. The collaborative venture improves bilateral arrangement between Malaysian and Indian governments in the field of education and is a positive step towards internalization of Malaysian education.

The students admitted at MSU, Malaysia, undergo training in a Malaysian Medical Council approved curriculum. Under this unique arrangement a Malaysian medical qualification will be conferred to students who have successfully completed the MBBS programme at MSU's offshore campus in Bangalore.



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