Department of Medical Education
The Department of Medical Education of the Government of Karnataka was bifurcated from the Department of Health & Family Welfare Services, in the year 1978 and is functioning independently since then. The vision of the department is to attain excellence in medical education with emphasis on medical research
To augment the need of the community, the department is striving to develop human resources in all spheres. Department is aiming to curtail the gap which is existing between the growing advancement in scientific and medical field and the dearth for specialized experts in various disciplines of medical, nursing and technololgical fields, improvement of tertiary and Super Speciality health care Services in Karnataka and also to provide access to quality health care services to all sections of Society .