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Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College (GSMC) & King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital

Updated: Apr 10



Founded in 1926, the Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College (GSMC) and the King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital are amongst the foremost teaching and medical care providing institutions in India. The medical college (school) provides training to about 2000 students in undergraduate, postgraduate and superspeciality medical courses; in undergraduate and postgraduate physical and occupational therapy; Masters and PhD courses in various allied specialties. A nursing school is also maintained by these institutions.

With about 390 staff physicians and 550 resident doctors, the 1800 bedded hospital treats about 1.8 million out-patients and 85,000 in-patients annually and provides both basic care and advanced treatment facilities in all fields of medicine and surgery.

Funded mainly by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai , these institutions render yeomen service – virtually free of cost – mostly to the underprivileged sections of the society.

KEM Hospital Mumbai has been designated as one of the 8 Centers of Excellence for Rare Disease in India by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India under the provisions of the National Policy for Rare Diseases 2021

Past 4 Years Cut-off in NEET UG (MBBS 2019-2022)

Numbers mentioned in the bracket are NEET UG Marks & without bracket are All India Ranks.






2011 (636)

2669 (657)

2858 (658)


18715 (563)

4941 (645)

6406 (638)


8931 (595)

5545 (641)

​​7826 (632)


44077 (509)

26937 (586)

18734 (600)


24129 (549)

8618 (630)

9037 (627)


​7437 (601)

3798 (650)

12917 (615)


46094 (505)

29063 (582)

30772 (576)


153851 (377)

147045 (435)

136104 (447)


13179 (580)

3971 (650)

17638 (603)


13362 (579)

5745 (641)

14190 (612)


10175 (590)

8296 (631)

2260 (663)


839821 (107)

620669 (165)

618221 (179)


15739 (572)

7264 (635)

10738 (622)


Acharya Donde Marg, Parel East, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012


College & city is well connected by buses and trains. It is in the heart of mumbai, so there is no issues with connectivity for other state students as well. Domestic airport is just 13 kms away & international airport is just 16kms away from college. Nearest railway station from the institute is Dadar Railway Station which is 1.8 km away.


Academic Section

Courses Offered

10 degrees & 59 courses

Undergraduate Seats







Post Graduate Seats also available.

Fees Structure

Academic Infrastructure (4/5⭐️)

Lecture Halls

Cadaver Ratio for 1st Year MBBS

15 students are allotted 1 cadaver (15:1) for Anatomy dissection.

Biochemistry Lab

Biochemistry Lecture Hall

Anatomy Lecture Hall


Key Points :

  • Library is fully equipped with 2 floors of seating area.

  • Air conditioned sitting space.

  • Wifi : N/A


Hostel Accomodation (3/5⭐️)

  • Hostels are not allotted to First Year MBBS students (both girls and boys). You have to rent an apartment or go for private hostels nearby.

  • From 2nd Year onwards, hostels are allotted based on 1st year marks.

  • Hostels are not compulsory.

  • Laundry available in hostel itself.

  • Gymnasium available in hostel.

PG/Rented Apartment Availability

  • Private hostels and rented rooms are available nearby.

  • Average rent for 1 BHK Rented Apartment is around Rs.12,500. (which can be easily split into 4 students living in an apartment, based on personal preference).

Mess & Canteen Facility

  • 3 canteens are available (Average Per Plate Cost : Rs.30/-)

  • 1 month average food expense : Rs.4000

  • Tiffin Services are also available.

  • Cafe Coffee Day available in campus.


Clinical Exposure (5/5⭐️)

This is the best government hospital in Maharashtra with about 390 staff physicians and 550 resident doctors, the 1800 bedded hospital treats about 1.8 million out-patients and 85,000 in-patients annually and provides both basic care and advanced treatment facilities in all fields of medicine and surgery.

  • Top notch clinical exposure.

  • Interns,residents & professors are very interactive & eager to teach you the clinical skills required to become a good physician.

Notable Alumni

  • Dwarkanath Kotnis (1910-1942), Indian humanitarian physician, served in China during the Second Sino-Japanese War

  • Keshavrao Krishnarao Datey (1912-1983), cardiologist, Padma Bhushan (1969), Fellow Royal College of Physicians[6]

  • Tehemton Erach Udwadia (born 1934), gastroenterologist, Dr. B. C. Roy Award (2000), Padma Shri (2006), Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (2006)[7][8]

  • Sharad Panday (1934-2004), Indian cardiothoracic surgeon, part of the team that performed the first heart transplant in India[9]

  • Sharad Vaidya (born 1936), cancer surgeon, established Goa Cancer Society, Gosalia Memorial Cancer Hospital, Goa, and NOTE National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication (India). He was instrumental in legislation to reduce tobacco use in India.

  • Nilima Arun Kshirsagar (born 1949), clinical pharmacologist, former dean of KEM, Known for pharmacovigilance, drug development, tropical diseases, drug resistance, and medical education. Nathaniel T., Dr. B. C. Roy Award Kwit memorial Award

  • Amol Kolhe (born 1980), Member of Parliament for Shirur

  • Alok Sharma (neuroscientist), neurosurgeon, researcher and academic


Sports Facilities (4/5)

Indoor Badminton Court

Football Turf

Tennis & Basketball Court

Gymnasium (In Hostel)


Events/Fests (5/5)

All types of events are conducted in GSMC Mumbai. (Sports, Cultural , Quiz, Drama, Freshers,etc.)


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