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Mar 2011|Volume 8|Issue 3
Mar 2011|Vol 8|Issue 3

College Focus
Government Homoeopathic Medical College, Calicut, Kerala


         Government Homoeopathic Medical College, Calicut was the first Graduate Homoeopathic Medical College in Asia. It is affiliated with the Medical College of the University of Calicut. The faculty also includes an on-site hospital. The college was founded in 1976 and situated first at Karaparamba, Kozhikode, acquiring a mansion that belonged to the manager of the Pearce Leslie Cashew Factory during the British Raj. The present college building was later constructed in the same area.

         The college provides graduate and post graduate courses in Homoeopathy. The graduate course is a Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery. Post-graduate courses offered include MD (Hom) in various specialties. The courses are conducted under the auspices of the University of Calicut and are standardized by regulations of the governing body, the Central Council of Homoeopathy, India. The Outpatient department started functioning at Karaparamba during 1984. The para-clinical and clinical departments were shifted to present site during 1987.The attached hospital has a 150 beds and eight outpatient sections with more than 1000 patients per day.

Dr. K.S. Prakasam was appointed as the first principal , then Dr.G.Leelavathi Amma, Dr.Kumara Prasad.K.P, Dr.A.N.Balachandran, Dr.R.Jayakumar, Dr.M.Abdul Lathif , Dr.A.Esmail Sait, Dr. P.Muraleedharan, Dr.K.B.Rameshan, Dr.V.M.Janakikutty, Dr.T.Abdu Rahiman, Dr.N.S. Valsalakumari continued service and now Dr.C.T.Anila Kumari serving as principal to the college


Address for Correspondence

Govt. Homoeopathic Medical College.
Karaparamba.P.O, Calicut,
Kerala - 673010
Phone: 0495-2370883
Website: www.ghmccalicut.org

Dr.C.T.Anila Kumari , Principal