Melaka Manipal Medical College – India/Malaysia

IMC is the only accredit International learning center in Sri Lanka for Foundation in Science (FIS) Program of Melaka Manipal Medical College

The Melaka Manipal Medical College(MMMC) is a renowned privatemedical institution with a hallmark
of academic excellence and an enviable track record in providing quality medical education.
Melaka Manipal Medical College MMMC’s medicine course provides you with a comprehensive understanding of the practice of medicine. There is an emphasis on the early development of clinical, communication and procedural skills, diagnosis and management of chronic diseases, and multidisciplinary teamwork, as well as an emphasis on rural and regional medicine.

The medical and dental programmes at MMMC are carried out in collaboration with the esteemed Manipal University, India (formerly known as Manipal Academy of

Higher Education) established in July 1993 when its professional colleges were granted university status, making it the first institute in the private sector to be recognized as a deemed university by the government of India.

Melaka Manipal Medical College

Award Winning University
Melaka Manipal has won the prestigious BrandLaureate Awards for Corporate Branding in Education (Medicine) & it has also got the 6 Star rating in MyQuest Health & Welfare Cluster (2011),Health & Welfare Cluster (2013), International Students Readiness (2013). Thus Manipal medical qualification is considered as a well recognized and one of the most prestigious medical degrees offered in the region. Manipal is ranked as the No 1 Private Medical College in India as well as ranked as No 2 in All India Medical Rankings.

Program Structure
The first phase of 2 ½ years (5 semesters) is conducted in the Manipal Campus in India. The basic sciences and pre-clinical subjects are covered in 4 semesters. During the 5th semester, students commence their clinical The second phase of 5 semesters (2½ years) is at the Melaka Campus, Malaysia. Clinical training is undertaken at the Melaka General Hospital, Hospital PakarSultanah Fatimah, Jasin Hospital, Tangkak Hospital and at the Community Health Centres. The academic programme is student-centred with emphasis on self-directed learning, group discussions and problem-based learning.

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Amila Kulatunga - Chief Operating Officer - IMC with the Sri Lankan students at Melaka Manipal Medical College

 

Program Recognition
The MBBS programme is fully accredited by the Malaysian Joint Accreditation Committee and the Malaysian Medical Council. In February 2004, Melaka Manipal Medical College was included in the WHO directory of recognized medical colleges and also in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED) of the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  The MBBS degree of Melaka Manipal Medical College is also recognized by the Sri Lanka Medical Council. Thus MBBS program conducted at MMMC opens the doors for global employment.

 

 

 

IMC Staff with the April Intake students and parents at Manipal

 

 

Facilities at MMMC
“MAP” – Manipal Museum of Anatomy & Pathology is the largest such museum in Asia where the students will frequently visit during their 1st phase of the program. Since the 1st phase of the program is conducted in India, actual cadavers are used for anatomy lessons and this is done in the dissection halls in groups. Health Science library is one of the largest in Asia and it consists of approx 68,000 medical books. E library facility is also available for the students to upgrade their knowledge with the modern trends. Food court at Manipal provides a greater variety of food for the students. AS MMMC admits lot of international students, menus are available for them to cater their exact requirements.

 

 

Accommodation Student Hostels
Facilities at MMMC are absolutely alluring for any students. Melaka Manipal girls & boys International Student hostels are located within the campus premises. Students are provided with individual air conditioned state of the art hostel room facilities with attached bathrooms, wi–fi , laundry and many more facilities.Melaka Manipal Medical College Main university building is just few footsteps away from the student hostels and the students don’t have to roam around and exhaust themselves.

Sports & Recreation facilities
Marina Gymnasium is a world class sporting facility equipped with a fully fledged gym, indoor running track, 5 indoor badminton courts , Tennis lawns, indoor football practicing facilities, indoor cricket pitches with balling machines, squash courts, indoor basketball court and many more. Also the “End Point” which is breath taking vicinity at Manipal is a great place for the students to relax and engage in outdoor sports and recreation activities.

Entry Qualifications:
Sri Lankan Medical Council Stipulated Advanced Level results for foreign medical graduates    Or Manipal Foundation in Science (FIS) delivered at International Medical Campus (IMC) – International Learning center of Melaka Manipal Medical College in Sri Lanka (Advanced Level Training is embedded in FIS)

Top Reasons to Select MMMC

  1. Worldwide recognition
  2. Almost 100% pass rate at ACT16/ERPM examination in Sri Lanka.
  3. The time spent in India giving the student a strong exposure to Basic Sciences and morbidity patterns related to the socio-economic status and cultural practices of another country
  4. Living in a multidisciplinary university campus at Manipal, and giving the student a unique cross-cultural experience and building confidence and independence
  5. Becoming a part of an esteemed educational system with an international reputation and worldwide alumni
  6. The clinical phase carried out in government hospitals in Malaysia where the students work with patients and staff from different ethnic backgrounds akin to their own. This allows for effective communication and rapport and seamless merger into the Malaysian health delivery system.
  7. Preparing the students for global competition.
  8. USMLE and MRCP training programs at MMMC prepares students to take up careers in USA and UK
  9. A wide range of recreational facilities
  10. Excellent air-conditioned individual hostel accommodation with attached bathrooms & Wi-Fi