Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences Shimoga (SIMS Shimoga) is an autonomous institution of Government of Karnataka. One of the premier government medical colleges in Karnataka, Shimoga Medical College offers undergraduate – MBBS Course as well as postgraduate – MD Course for medical aspirants. This medical college, built on a spacious land of 50 acres, has highly experienced faculty, excellent infrastructure with spacious Lecture Halls, Well-Equipped Laboratories, Library, Auditorium, Hostel, Canteen, etc. The attached teaching hospital is fully-equipped with modern medical equipments to provide an effective academic & clinical environment to medical students.
Admission to MBBS course at Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences (SIMS Shimoga) takes place through KEA/NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test). Students who qualify in the medical entrance exam can secure a seat through merit.