The intake for MBBS course at the Government Medical Colleges at Patiala and Amritsar has been increased by 100 seats each from next academic year
Chandigarh: The Punjab Government has decided to increase the intake for MBBS course at the Government Medical Colleges at Patiala and Amritsar by 100 seats each from the next academic year.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal announced it during the governing body meeting of the Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Society on Thursday.
The board also agreed to increase 47 seats in post-graduation courses at Government Medical College, Patiala.
‘Currently, the colleges had 150 seats each in the MBBS course. A decision with regard to increasing the number of seats in both the colleges has been taken principally. The details will soon follow,’ Medical Education and Research Department Principal Secretary Anjali Bhawara said.