BJ Medical College Pune

B. J. Medical College (BJMC) is a medical college in Pune, Maharashtra, India. This college is a government-run college which has clinical and para/pre-clinical departments that collaborate with the Sassoon General Hospital.

B.J. Medical School was founded in 1878 and was upgraded to B.J. Medical College in 1946. This college treated Mahatma Gandhi for severe appendicitis in 1924.

B.J. Medical College and the affiliated Sassoon General Hospitals are located in a busy neighbourhood of Pune, near the Pune Railway Station. B.J. Medical College is a two-minute walk from the central railway station in Pune.

In 2006, BJMC and alumni celebrated the Diamond Jubilee of BJMC, which fueled the growth of the alumni association. The Maharashtra government provided a special grant for BJMC, which is currently being used to construct an 11-story new structure with a built-up area of 26000 square metres.

Currently, BJMC Pune offers MBBS, B.Sc., and BPMT at the undergraduate level, MD, MS, and PG Diploma at the graduate level, as well as super specialised programmes like M.Ch. The goal of this college is to develop exceptional doctors by providing medical science knowledge and abilities.

Every year, 250 applicants are admitted to the undergraduate (MBBS) programme through NEET. There is a 15% AIQ quota for all India students and an 85 % state quota. Previously, candidates were chosen using a combination of state and national entrance exams.

B.J. Medical College in Pune provides pre-clinical, para-clinical, and clinical training. The institute, which was previously associated with the University of Pune, is currently affiliated with the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Nasik. 

Training lasts three years for degree courses (MD/ MS) and two years for diploma courses. 

Undergraduate courses are selected through competitive entrance examinations administered at the state and national levels. Furthermore, some seats are allocated for medical officers who have completed a predetermined number of years of service in Maharashtra’s rural areas.

Quick Summary

Let us take a summarize facts about B.J. Medical College

Popular NameBJMC Pune, B.J. Medical college
Year of Establishment1946
Institute TypeGovt.
Affiliated toMaharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
Approved byNational Medical Commission (NMC)
Hostel FacilitiesYes (Male and Female)
Entrance ExamNEET UG/ PG/ SS Exam
CourseMBBS, MD/ MS, MCh, PG Diploma, BPMT
CategoryMedical Colleges in Maharashtra
ContactAddress: Jai Prakash Narayan Road, Near Pune Railway Station, Pune – 411001
Email Address:
Admission Helpline Number : 9667542500

Affiliation and Recognition 

Affiliated with: Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
Approved by: National Medical Commission (NMC).
Aid Status: Govt.

Course Offered

B.J. Medical college offers Medical course as:

Course NameTotal SeatsDuration
MBBS2505.5 [4.5+1 Year Internship]
BSc504 years
Total SeatsAIQ 15%GOICategoryState QuotaOther Reservation




PG Course

MD (15 Courses)

3 Years
MS (5 Courses)58
MCh (4 Courses)6
PG Diploma (2 Courses)2 years5
DMLT1 1/2 years10+6

Eligibility Criteria

a) Age: The candidate must be 17 years old on or before December 31st of the year of admission.

b) Qualifying exam: 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English individually with a minimum of General Category – 50% (Physically Handicapped, PH – 45%) and for OBC/SC/ST – 45% (PH – 40%).

 c) Entrance Test:  NEET-U.G. (NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST). Admission will be granted based on the results of the entrance examination.

For PG: 

Admission Criteria: All seats are assigned based on the results of the PG-NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST. (PG-NEET)

The candidate must have completed an MBBS from a medical college affiliated with the University of Delhi, and completion of internship (12 months) on or before March 31st.

For general category candidates, a minimum of 50 percentile in NEET-PG is required, while for reserved category candidates, a minimum of 40 percentile is required.

For SS:

MD/MS degree completion & NEET SS Exam taken.

Admission Process

The state of Maharashtra has the most seats in India, and the students also take the most exams each year. Because there are more government medical colleges, the state quota cutoff is much lower. 

Candidates for admission must fulfill all of the eligibility requirements outlined in the admission rules.

To begin, students must submit their NEET scores. 

Students must attend an open counseling session after submitting their NEET scorecard. The NEET score and counseling scores are used to determine who is accepted into college after the counseling process. If chosen, the necessary documents are submitted to UG/PG Admission, Admin Building.

Admission goes by two criteria: 

Maharashtra State Quota – Maharashtra Government after MHT-CET examination & 

All India Quota – Government of India after AIPMT examination

For UG

  • Candidates must apply for and take the NEET UG entrance exam, which is administered by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
  • In addition, aspirants must attend the MBBS Counseling process.
  • Participation in the counseling process and payment of fees will determine final admission.

For PG 

  • Admission to the post graduate courses is through NEET-PG conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE).
  • The authorities will prepare a merit list for shortlisting candidates.
  • In addition, aspirants must participate in the College’s counseling process.
  • Final admission will be determined by the marks obtained, participation in the counseling process, and payment of fees.

For Super Speciality Courses

  • Candidates must register for and take the NEET SS exam.
  • The authorities will create a merit list to shortlist candidates.
  • In addition, aspirants must participate in the College’s counseling process.
  • Final admission will be based on NEET SS scores, participation in the counseling process, and payment of fees.

Note :- Disqualification From Admission

The candidate who was allotted a seat in any course at MUHS Nashik in the previous year(s) and vacates / abandons it after availing the said seat has completed such a period of course that the said seat has lapsed.

Bond: These bonds will be filled at the time of admission.

1) After completing their internship, all candidates must serve for one year in the Maharashtra government, or pay a penalty of Rs. 10,00,000/- (Rs. Ten lacs only) if they obtained admission through the All India quota.

2) They will not stay in India for 5 years after receiving their degree, or they will have to pay a penalty of Rs. 10,00,000/- (Rs. Ten lacs only).

Note: Any candidate responsible for the lapse of an MBBS seat will be fined Rs.10,000/- (Rupees Ten Lakh only) for non-refunding. This penalty applies to all candidates who do not join after receiving a seat allotment during the final round of admission or who cancel the allotted seat after the final round of admission. This penalty also applies to any candidate who resigns from their seat after the MBBS course cut-off date, even if the candidate fails to complete any course regardless of admission quota.

Fee Structure

Given here is the fee structure of MBBS course at B.J. Medical college

CourseTuition FeesPer AnnumDevelopmentFees Per AnnumTotal Fees Per Annum
MBBSRs. 94,400/-Rs. 5,000/-Rs. 99,400/-
1Admission Fee1500at the time of admission
2Gymkhana Fee500per annum
Hostel Fee4000per annum
Library Fee2000Deposit -once -At the time of admission
1000per annum
BPMT43,600 (1st Year Fees)
B.Sc88,000 (1st Year Fees)

PG Courses

Given here is the fee structure of PG courses at B.J. Medical college

PG Diploma47,500 (Total Fees)
M.D/ M.S74,400 (1st Year Fees)
MCh2,80,000 (Total Fees)

Last Year’s Opening and Closing Rank 

CourseCategoryOpening Home State rankClosing Home State rank
MD AnaesthesiologyGeneral7101280
MD BiochemistryGeneral30343320
MD Chest and TuberculosisGeneral336787
MD General MedicineGeneral33327
MD OphthalmologyGeneral136759
MD PaediatricsGeneral108456
MD PharmacologyGeneral22073780.01
MD PhysiologyGeneral30413041
MD Preventive Social MedicineGeneral16183196.01
MD PsychiatryGeneral6601030
MD RadiologyGeneral34135
MD Skin and Dermatology VenereologyGeneral5356
MS ENTGeneral3061305
MS General SurgeryGeneral158802
MS Obstetrics and GynaecologyGeneral181570
MS OrthopaedicsGeneral73635

NEET Counseling process

After the NEET 2023 result is announced, the state common entrance test cell Maharashtra, Mumbai, will issue a prospectus and schedule for admission to the state quota of MBBS, BDS, and AYUSH courses. Its website address is, where candidate can fill out the online application form and upload the respective documents.

This state has the majority of the top medical colleges. Candidates from all states are given preference for admission to the top medical colleges in their respective states through the All India Quota system.

The application fee for the state quota is Rs. 1000/-, and the fee for the institutional quota is Rs. 5,000/-, both of which are non-refundable. If you want to participate in both the state and institutional quotas, you must pay an application fee of Rs. 6000/-. This Rs. 5,000/- can also be deposited during the institutional round. Candidates who wish to participate in the institutional round must pay an application form fee of Rs. 5000/-; however, fresh registration is not permitted during the institutional round. The application fee for the institutional round of registered candidates is Rs. 5000/-.The merit list will be created based on the registered candidate’s NEET 2022 score. The State common entrance test cell Maharashtra, Mumbai provided counseling for all rounds (up to Mop Up round 6) in 2021 by allotting seats online. In Maharashtra state counseling, all rounds (up to institutional/stay vacancy round) have a one-time registration and choice filling. Registration for MBBS/BDS and AYUSH occurs concurrently, but counseling dates differ, and admission is based on merit in the NEET 2022 score.

Counseling Rules:-

1) Registration or choice filling begins with the first round.

2) If a candidate is assigned a seat in any round and does not accept it or resigns from it after accepting it, it will be assumed that the candidate is uninterested in the admissions process. If it is maintained, the candidate will not be given a seat in the subsequent rounds.

3) Candidates may upgrade their previous round seat to the next round.

First Stage Counseling :-

This counseling is done online, and seat allotment is done on the vacant seats of all government/private colleges of state quota according to the provisional merit list by computer. If participants get seat allotment, they must go to the allotted college to have all their documents verified. Formalities must be completed. 

In the second round, candidate seat will be upgraded based on the higher option they selected during choice filling. If they are satisfied with this allotment and do not want to upgrade this seat further, they must fill out a status retention form in the college at the time of admission; otherwise, he/she will not be considered for upgrade in subsequent rounds. If they do not receive a seat allotment in the first round, he/she will have to wait until the second round.

Second Stage Counseling :-

Following the first round of counseling, the second round of MCC is held to fill the vacant seats and the seats transferred to the state. This counseling is also available online. In this case, the first-round seat can also be upgraded. If he/she joined the seat in the second round of MCC, they will be unable to participate in the second round. If they do not receive a seat allotment in this round, they will have to wait until the Mop Up round.

Counseling for Mop Up round 1,2 :-

This counseling is done after the second round to fill the vacant seats. This counseling is available online. Mop up round 2 is held for all vacant seats in government and private colleges from Mop up round 1. This is the final round for private medical colleges. Following this round, all vacant Private MBBS seats are transferred to the concerned college, and these seats are filled by the college through the Institutional round. Following this round, these seats are filled by the counseling authority conducting Mop up round 3,4, 5,6,7……… to fill the vacant seats of MBBS in government colleges.

Eligible candidates for Mop up round counseling:-

1) All candidates who participated in the first and second rounds but did not complete the status retention form are eligible for an upgrade in this round.

2) All candidates who did not receive a seat in the first or second round and are still waiting are eligible.

Not eligible candidates for mop up round counseling:-

1) Candidates who did not join or resigned after receiving a seat allotment in the first and second rounds are ineligible.

2) Candidates who participated in the first and second rounds and completed the status retention form are ineligible.

Document Required

These documents must be sent/submitted in person to the college office, and the originals must be brought to the college along with the prescribed tuition fees for final approval for admission process.

1) Online downloaded Application form of State NEET-UG 2022.

2) Copy of downloaded NEET-UG 2022 Admit Card.

3) Any Photo ID proof (Aadhar Card/Driving License, PAN Card, Pass port)

4) Copy of downloaded NEET-UG 2022 result/Marksheet.

5) Nationality Certificate issued by District Magistrate/Addl. District Magistrate or Metropolitan Magistrate (Competent Authority for issuing such certificate)/valid Indian Passport or School Leaving Certificate of HSC/12th Std indicating the candidate’s nationality as ‘Indian’

6) Domicile Certificate issued by a District Magistrate/Metropolitan Magistrate/Addl. District Magistrate or Competent Authority.

7) SSC i.e. 10th Standard or equivalent examination certificate, school leaving certificate or Birth certificate indicating name of the candidate (for DOB).

8) HSC i.e. 12th Standard or equivalent examination Statement of Marks

9) Medical fitness certificate (Annexure-H)

10) Online Application Form as filled on

11) Aadhar Card

12) Orphan Certificate from appropriate authority. If applicable

13) Religions Minority certificate / reservation claim certificate (if applicable)

14) Caste Certificate.

15) Caste Validity Certificate.

16) Non Creamy layer Certificate valid upto 31/03/2020

(For VJ, NT1, NT2, NT3, SEBC & OBC including SBC)

17) D1/D2/D3 : Ex-servicemen Certificate /actual service certificate

18) D1/D2 : Domicile of Maharashtra Certificate of Defence person.

19) D3 : Transfer certificate

20) Eligibility Certificate for EWS category issued by Competent Authority.

21) MKB : Disputed area certificate, Mother tongue certificate, SSC/HSC from MKB area.

22) HA : Parent Domicile certificate, SSC/HSC of candidate from hilly area

22) Person with disability (PWD) Candidates – Medical Fitness Certificate of Authorized Medical Board.

23) For Orphan – respective certificate from appropriate authority

PG course

  • 10th Passing Certificate/Birth Certificate
  • 12th Mark Sheet
  • Statement of Mark Sheet of I, II, III MBBS Examination
  • MBBS Degree / Passing Certificate
  • Medical Registration Certificate.
  • Internship Completion Certificate.
  • Photo identity proof in the form of Certificate with an attested photo from Head of Institution last studied/Copy of Passport/Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Driving License (Self-attested photocopy after verifying with the original documents).
  • Copy of: Birth Certificate for proof of age (if the date of birth not given in the HSC mark sheet/ certificate).
  • NEET Score Card.
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of Online Counseling Registration Certificate
  • Passport size Photographs 8 copies.

SS Course

  • NEET SS Exam certificate, Score card
  • ID Proof
  • Medical certificate
  • Passport size photo
  • All necessary/ essential certificate/ MD/MS degree of examination taken.
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of Online Counseling Registration Certificate


  • Guest lectures
  • Library
  • Hostel
  • Laboratory
  • Human Milk Bank 
  • Hospital
  • OPD services
  • Blood bank
  • Emergency services
  • Clinic

Hospital of B.J. Medical College

Sassoon General Hospitals is a large state-run hospital with 1296 beds in Pune, India. It is associated with the B. J. Medical College as well as a Nurses Training School. Sassoon Hospital serves the 9,426,959 residents of Pune District, Maharashtra’s second most populated district.

In 1867, the Jewish philanthropist David Sassoon of Mumbai provided a large grant that enabled the hospital to be built. Initially, the hospital could accommodate 144 patients.

The hospital treats patients from both urban and rural Pune. It also serves as a significant referral centre for many of the surrounding communities. A cardiac catheterization laboratory, CT imaging, upper gastrointestinal tract endoscopy, and other medical specialities are available at the facility. Medical and surgical superspecialties have weekly clinics.


As a medical officer, students will receive 100% placement support. Following this programme, they will be able to pursue a postgraduate degree. Alternatively, a private hospital can be established. 

After the MBBS exam, post-graduate admission is dependent on the NEET exam and a one-year internship. After completing their MBBS, they may be hired by a private hospital or by a firm. 

A pharmaceutical officer can potentially join the armed forces. It is not only the top college in Maharashtra, but also in India. Many pupils are now among the best doctors.

Ranking & Reputation

Name of InstituteBJ Medical College Pune

Contact Details

Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Government Medical College (BJMC Pune)
Address: Jai Prakash Narayan Road, Near Pune Railway Station, Pune – 411001
Email Address:

Admission Helpline Number : 9667542500
Official Website:


What is the official website for BJMC Pune?

How many seats are there for Medical aspirants at BJMC Pune?

There are 250 seats available for MBBS students at BJMC Pune.

What are the admission requirements for medical programmes in BJMC Pune?

Students must perform well on the NEET exam in order to be admitted to the BJMC Pune

How many NEET scores are required for admission to BJ Medical College Pune?

The cut off scores for bj medical college,pune for SC category in NEET 2020 maharashtra state counselling were Air 55684 and 540 marks.

What is the history of BJ Medical College Pune?

On June 23, 1946, the Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Government Medical College was established. Shri. B.J Kher, the Head of the Bombay Government, founded B.J Medical College, which was previously known as B.J Medical School. B.J Medical School was established in 1871.

When was BJ Medical College launched?

BJ Medical College was launched in the year of June 23, 1946

What is the eligibility criteria for PG Medical Course?

A candidate must have earned an MBBS degree from an institute recognised by the Medical Council of India (MCI) to be eligible for NEET PG 2022. At the time of admission, such candidates must have an MBBS degree or a Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate.

Is NEET PG a requirement for PG?

NEET-PG certification is required for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma programmes at various universities and institutions across the country. Even foreign nationals seeking admission to medical schools in India must take the NEET-PG exam.

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