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Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar

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Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences is established under Prathima Educational Society in the year 2001 in Karimnagar, Telangana, with the mission to bring health care of established standards within the reach of every individual; to educate the masses about the health and family welfare; commitment to excellence in research, healthcare and medical education. The college is recognized by Govt. of India and Medical Council of India and is affiliated to Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada. The medical college commenced with 200 MBBS admissions annually and is offering PG Degree/ Diploma courses in various specialities.

 The mission of the Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences to bring health care of established standards within the reach of every individual; to educate the masses of the health and family welfare; commitment to excellence in research, healthcare and medical education.

Prathima Institute of Medical Education (also known as PIMS) was founded by the Prathima Group. The college is affiliated to NTR University of Health Sciences, Hyderabad and approved by Medical Council of India (MCI), Govt. of India. The institute offers various medical courses for undergraduates and post graduates. PIMS Karimnagar is having association with Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Spring Fields, Illinois, USA, for scholar exchange program for superior quality medical learning experience globally, at the undergraduate level. PIMS offers undergraduate and post graduate courses in the field of medical sciences

MBBS Course

Prathima Medical College Karimnagar offers 200 seats of MBBS Course with the duration is 5 ½ years including of 1-year Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship. (Permitted for renewal of permission for increase of seats from 150-200 u/s 10(A) for 2019-20) Prathima medical college is affiliated to the Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences in the state of Telangana.

Admission Procedure and EligibilityEligibility

17 years of age or above as on 31-Dec of the admission year. All Higher Secondary School Students with 10+2 in science stream including biology or biotechnology along with Physics and Chemistry with a minimum of 50% marks are eligible(In case of OBC/SC/ST, 40% in board exams; 45% for Physically Handicapped Category)

Admission Procedure

It is compulsory for students to appear for the National Eligibility and Entrance Examination (NEET) conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) after 12th grade who wish to get MBBS admission. All the Government, Private, Central & Deemed Universities will be based on NEET score. Seats for All Medical & Dental Colleges/Institutions/Universities will be offered through counselling based admission on the NEET Score/Rank, Preferences of Colleges or Seats available.

Admission to Prathima Medical College is done through Telangana State medical counselling for State Govt Quota(50% Seats) and Management & NRI Quota(50% of MBBS seats). Contact the college authority for Management quota seats to know more admission procedures.

Management and NRI Quota MBBS Seats

Prathima Medical College has total of 200 Seats, which means 50% of the seats are available in state government quota and remaining 50% for Management and NRI Quota. These 50% seats are further divided in the ratio of 70:30 like example: ( 70% for Management seats and 30% for NRI Quota seats)

Infrastructure Campus Area

Prathima institute of medical sciences Karimnagar is spread over 22,687 sq.mts academic buildings and hostel residential complex of 47,569 for both boys and girls students. The college building consists of a library, auditorium, examination halls, lecture halls, mess & canteens, etc. The Prathima general hospital buildings are spread over with 21,700 and it has all of the modern facilities for diagnostics and treatment.

The facilities available in the college campus are 3 examination hall with the area of 250 accommodating 250 seating capacity. It has been equipped with all kind of facilities like CCTV, audio-visual aids, computer with internet-connected facilities. There are 7 lecture halls available in the hospital building with 550 seating capacity, there is 1 separate common room available for both boys and girls separately with the area of 400


Prathima medical college has an air-conditioned library facility with the area of 3,200 This library has 20,293 number of books and 91 Indian journals & 44 foreign journals. It contains 4 separate reading rooms for both staff & students with the seating capacity of 440 persons. The college library offers 50 computers for the benefit of the students. Prathima medical college library working hours are 8.00 am to 8.00 pm with all of the college working days.


Prathima medical college hostels are situated inside the college campus. The hostel rooms are available on the basis of sharing, 3 persons are allowed to share each room. There are 166 rooms available for boys & 284 rooms are available for girls separately. The hostel can accommodate nearly 1,100 students. These hostels are guarded by male and female wardens separately. Prathima medical college hostel has a separate study room with the availability of computers and internet connections.

These hostel rooms are well furnished with comfortable beds, cupboards, bathrooms attached and toilet facilities. Other facilities in the hostel include R.O purified drinking water. It has a visitor room, recreation room with a television facility, indoor-outdoor games also available for the benefit of the students. It provides a mess with the dining hall and canteen facilities.


Prathima medical college has various kind of sports activities to enhance the health of the students. It offers the following sports activities such as indoor & outdoor games like cricket, kabaddi, volleyball with court, badminton with court, throwball, basketball with court and football, carrom, chess, table tennis, gymnasium facilities, etc


Prathima medical college offers canteen facilities for the benefit of the students, staffs and the patients. There are 5 number of canteens and 6 number of mess available on the college campus. The hostel mess provides both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food comprising varieties of cuisines to the students. The college has a separate dining hall facility for the staff, students & visitors.

Affiliated Hospitals

Prathima institute of medical sciences and Teaching Hospital is affiliated with the Prathima medical college Karimnagar. It treats approximately 2,500 number of outpatients per day and it has 960 beds for clinical purpose. Prathima hospital owns nearly 15 operation theatres which include 13 major operation theatres and 2 minor operation theatres. Prathima hospital performs 53 major operations & 98 minor operations per day.

Post Graduate Courses

Prathima Medical College Karimnagar offers following Post Graduate & Super Specialty

courses with the intake seats are shown below:

Health Centres – Primary Health Centres and Rural/Urban Health Training Centres
  • UHTC – Saheth Nagar located 10 km from the college.
  • RHTC – Vootur located 28 km from the college.
How to Reach

Prathima institute of medical sciences is situated in a place called “Nagunoor-Grampanchayat” at the Karimnagar district of Hyderabad, in the state of Telangana. Prathima college is located with a distance of 7 kilometres away from the “Karimnagar railway station” with the arrival time of 11 minutes. PIMS Karimnagar is located at a distance of 9 kilometres away from the “Karimnagar district bus station” with the arrival time of 15 minutes.

Hyderabad is the nearest city which is located at a distance of 170 kilometres with reaching time of 3 hours and 45 minutes. Prathima medical college is located with a distance of 215 kilometres away from the “Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Shamshabad at Hyderabad” with the arrival time of 3 hours and 30 minutes.