In this article we will list top government medical colleges in KPK based on their rankings of merit and students choice in previous years of admissions.
In KPK for the last 2 decades, admissions in government medical colleges are centralized. Till 2017 all the admission for government medical colleges in KPK was the responsibility of Joint Admission Committee (JAC).
From 2018 and onward Khyber Medical University is decided as Admitting University for admissions in government medical colleges in KPK and the responsibility for admission was given to KMU.
Top Government Medical Colleges in KPK
In KPK all the admissions of government medical colleges are based on ‘Merit Cum Choice’. Which means priority will be given to merit and then choice of the student. So the student choice matters in ranking of medical colleges.
Most of the time students opt for any specific college based on its previous ranking, but sometimes the choice are made based on the location of college. Students give priority to college which is located in their own area, but mostly its based on previous ranking.
Below is the list of top government medical colleges in KPK based on last 4 years of merit data.
- Khyber Medical Colleges, Peshawar
- Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad
- Khyber Girls Medical College, Peshawar
- Bacha Khan Medical College, Mardan
- Saidu Medical College, Swat
- Nowshera Medical College, Nowshera
- Gajju Khan Medical College, Swabi
- Gomal Medical College, D.I.Khan
- Bannu Medical College, Bannu
- KMU Institute of Medical Sciences, Kohat
Top Government Dental Colleges in KPK
- Khyber College of Dentistry, Peshawar
- Ayub Medical College, Dental Section, Abbottabad
- Bacha Khan Medical College, Dental Section, Abbottabad
- KMU Institute of Dental Sciences, Kohat
There are more than 30 medical and dental colleges in KPK. out of which on 14 are government medical colleges. Remaining 16 medical and dental colleges are private sector. Read detail about all medical colleges in KPK here.
Fee Structure of Government Medical Colleges in KPK
Fee structure of all government medical colleges in KPK are almost same except KIMS. KIMS is constituent institute of Khyber Medical University, so its fee is different then other public sector medical colleges which are directly under health department, KP government.
There are different categories of seats i-e Open Merit, Self Finance, Foreign Self Finance etc. Fee structure of these categories are different.
Fee structure for Open Merit in all Government Medical Colleges of KPK is around 23,000/- PKR.
Fee structure for Self Finance in all Government Medical Colleges of KPK is around 450,000 /- PKR.
The fee structure for KIMS Open Merit is 148,000 /- PKR and for KIMS Self Finance Fee Structure is around 582,000/- PKR.