At present the institution admits with an annual intake of 250 MBBS students and is recognised by Medical council of India. The programme incepted with intake of 100 students from 1999 and increased to 150 in the year 2007. The 1st batch of 250 was admitted in the year 2014 and Graduated in 2020.
Our institution has MD/MS courses in all the Pre & Para clinical departments, Medical and surgical broad specialities which are affiliated to Dr NTR university of Health sciences. All the PG courses are recognised by Medical council of India.
Institute offers post graduation (2nd PG) M.Ch in Surgical gastroenterology, Genito-urinary surgery and D.M in Neurology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Nephrology and Medical gastroenterology with an annual intake of two in each department.
The departments of Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Pharmacology are recognised PhD centres under Dr.NTR university of Health sciences.
We, at Narayana Medical College & Hospital, are committed to provide competency-based medical education designed to prepare Indian Medical Graduate to provide affordable, high quality globally relevant health care services with empathy and safety to all sections of the Society. We are also committed to meet local, social and environmental needs at low cost and high quality.
Narayana Medical College stands as an epitome for Medical Education in Andhra Pradesh offering graduate, Postgraduate and super-speciality courses in Medical Sciences. Established in 1999 with a modest intake of 100 MBBS students, Narayana Medical College widened its horizon during the past 20 years and is presently offering 250 medical graduates, 150 postgraduate and 20 super-speciality seats in 2019. Situated in the coastal district of Andhra Pradesh, Narayana Medical College is accredited with NAAC & NABL emphasizing the state of art health care services. The academic excellence exhibited by the students vouches for the quality of teaching & training imparted by this Institute.
Dr. P. Narayana, a humble & profile academician and a visionary with a mission to provide high tech health care facilities to the people of Nellore and its surrounding districts established the Narayana Institutions of Higher Education. He wanted to create an advanced Academic and Research environment for medical and other health science professionals with an emphasis on implementing comprehensive health care for the rural populace. Appropriate, relevant and up-to-date knowledge and skills are made available not only at the grassroots level but also at advanced levels of research in Medical & Health Sciences.
Today Narayana Medical Institutions are one among the highly evolved Medical Educational Institutions in the country offering diversified professional and job-oriented courses.
Narayana Medical Institutions carry on the vision of the Founder efficiently and proudly. Under the able and dynamic leadership of Mrs. P. Sindhura, a Medical Doctor, who interned at Prime Healthcare -7- California, Feinberg School of Medicine North Western University and attended SIGM at Stanford Business School. Narayana Medical College has received “A” grade rating from NAAC recently for excellence in education, infrastructure, patient care, social responsibilities & research.
Narayana is the world’s largest educational conglomerate with 3,60,000 students, 35,000 employees in over 560 centres spread across 13 states. Located on the Howrah-Chennai National Highway, Narayana Medical Institutions are well connected by land, rail and air routes to the major cities of the country. Chennai and Tirupati airports are just two hours drive from Narayana Medical Campus.
Narayana institutions have introduced well-planned and scientifically structured learning in health sciences programs which are being implemented under the guidance of the senior and experienced faculty. These Institutions have an ideal ambience to pursue education without any distraction and are endowed with excellent facilities.
Narayana Medical Educational campus at Nellore is spread over a large area of 120 acres. It is having more than 23,00,000 square feet of a built-up area with all modem amenities needed. Narayana Medical College has Gallery type lecture theatres fully equipped with the latest multimedia tools for a live demonstration of operations, overseas lectures, discussions and slide shows. Classroom teaching, practical training, seminars, hands-on experience, museum visits, workshops and guest lectures by eminent professors of India and abroad, and interactive sessions of case presentations, clinical demonstrations are part of the teaching and training. Committed and experienced teaching faculty in every department monitors student progress.
Narayana Medical College is in active collaboration with University of North Texas, USA; University of Kentucky, Frankfort, Germany; Lincoln University, Kaulampur, Malaysia, Indo-Canadien Shastri Institute and Wiley Research Academy, Germany.
The faculty of Narayana comprises of senior professors heading each department. Well experienced Professors, intensive training, innovative -8- learning & assessment methods and Advanced Research Centre are the biggest assets of Narayana Medical Institutions. Each member of the faculty is a master in his/ her speciality. They are selected from leading medical institutions in the country. They bring with them up-to-date knowledge, innovative teaching style, good clinical acumen and sound therapeutic approach.
The students of Narayana Medical Institute are encouraged to participate actively in community health services. Under the watchful supervision of the professors, the students impart need-based training and skills to peripheral health workers and community members of adopted primary health centres areas. They are involved in health education programs. The students are also involved in epidemiological surveys.
Narayana Medical College has labs with state-of-the-art equipment, museum and research labs that provide an insight into the various features of medical sciences. State of the art diagnostic facilities help the students to learn with accuracy.
Students are encouraged to spend most of their time gaining hands-on experience under the guidance of the faculty in the labs. The modern laboratories with excellent infrastructure are the treasure houses of learning with information on various complicated subjects. The compendium of the collection of rare specimens provides truly informative material for the students.
In Narayana Medical Complex, Medical Education and the electronics & communication media centre is having latest digital systems with internet access, multimedia projection facility, video players, digital cameras supported by the appropriate software for the foundations of e-learning. The existing Air-conditioned auditorium with world-class acoustics, excellent projection system and lighting will be complementing the classroom learning. Narayana teaching hospital has 1450 beds with state of the art equipment and facilities for primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare in 30 departments. It has the separate infrastructure for Administration, -9- Emergency & Critical Care Services, Outpatient and Inpatient services. Also, there are a fully equipped central laboratory, radio diagnostics, physiotherapy division, operation theatre complex and post-operative wards. The in-patient zone has general wards as well as private rooms.
Radiology and clinical laboratories at Narayana hospital are equipped with state of the art equipment which is handled by the competent technicians under the guidance of knowledgeable and experienced faculty. The radiology department has facilities for conventional radiography, special procedures, ultra-sonography(USG), computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and mammography. Video-assisted endoscopy unit is available for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
The well-equipped central clinical laboratory consists of clinical pathology, biochemistry and microbiology departments. The laboratory functions round the clock and is a referral centre for nearby hospitals and laboratories. There are 23 operation theatres with senior surgeons heading each department to handle even complicated surgical cases. Such surgeries are streamed live to the classroom where a professor explains the procedure to the students.
The world-class facilities in the operation theatres including laparoscopic and endoscopic surgeries complement the skills of the experienced and senior faculty to perform all critical surgical procedures in Cardiology, Nephrology, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Dental etc. Anaesthesiology department is well equipped to provide anaesthesia services for all the surgical units. The post-operative care wards, surgical intensive care units and the recovery wards are well equipped and manned by experienced intensive care personnel supervised hands-on experience to the undergraduates, postgraduates, residents and interns is a unique feature at Narayana Teaching Hospital. Interesting and rare procedures are captured by closed-circuit TV cameras for online live demonstration through LAN in the classrooms. They are stored and retrieved for future teaching and demonstration.