IIT-Kharagpur to launch MBBS course from 2019 with 50 students
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 4:22 PM
IIT-Kharagpur will be the first technology institute to offer medicine courses, set to start from the 2019 session with a batch of 50 students.
A 400-bed hospital on the campus, which will act as a teaching facility, will start admitting patients from mid-2018. The institute will seek permission from the Medical Council of India only after the hospital starts functioning.