Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College Sion Mumbai

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai is a full-service government medical college in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees are allotted by the college. The Medical Council of India has approved it. This is one of Mumbai’s oldest medical colleges. Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College Hospital is also known as Sion Hospital in the local community.

Lokmanya Tilak Medical College was founded on November 30, 1964, with the first batch of 60 students. LTMMC currently enrols 200 MBBS students per year and more than 150 Post Graduate students per year in a variety of subjects, making it a popular choice among students.

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai has completed 53 years of undergraduate medical education and 40 years of postgraduate medical education in various degree, diploma courses of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, including super speciality degrees like D.M & M.Ch.

The University of Mumbai has granted the college permanent affiliation, and it is currently affiliated with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik.

Every year, admission to various postgraduate degrees and diploma courses is granted.

It began with 10 beds in 1947 and has since grown to a multi-specialty hospital with over 1,400 beds. It is connected to Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College (LTMMC), a teaching institute for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in medical sciences, on the same campus. It is named after Lokmanya Tilak, a well-known Maharashtrian freedom fighter during India’s pre-independence period. Sulochana Shetty Road, near Bhau Daji Circle, and the Eastern Express Highway (National Highway Number) surround it.

Quick Summary

Let us take a summarize facts about Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai

Name of InstituteLokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai
Hospital NameLokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital
Popular NameL.T. Medical college Mumbai
Year of Establishment1964
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, DM/MCh, Ph.D
Official Websitehttp://ltmgh.com/FrontView/Index.aspx
CategoryMedical Colleges in Maharashtra
ContactAddress: Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Sion (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra- 400022
Email: deanltmg@rediffmail.com 
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

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai offers Medical course as:

Course NameTotal SeatsDuration
MBBS2005.5 [4.5+1 Year Internship]
Total SeatsAIQ 15%GOICategoryState QuotaOther Reservation
Gen HA10000110200000
Women HA00010000100000

PG Course (MD/ MS) – 3 Years Duration.

MD (15 Courses)

3 Years
MS (5 Courses)61
DM (3 Courses)11
MCh (5 Courses)19
PG Diploma (10 Courses)2 years32
Ph.D (Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology and Epilepsy)1 Year

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.

For Ph.D

Completion of PG Degree with experiences letter.

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.

For UG – MBBS:

  • 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 – MD/MS: 

  • 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 – M.Ch:

  • 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 Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai

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

PG Courses

Given here is the fee structure of PG courses at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai

M.D/ M.S.Rs. 98,550 
PG DiplomaRs. 98,550 
DM/ M.ChRs. 66,400 

Last Year’s Opening and Closing Rank 

CourseCategoryOpening Home State rankClosing Home State rank
MD AnaesthesiologyGeneral3471239
MD BiochemistryGeneral23903495
MD Community MedicineGeneral17963506
MD Dermatology Venereology and LeprosyGeneral103225
MD General MedicineGeneral18128
MD MicrobiologyGeneral18092626
MD PaediatricsGeneral78534
MD PathologyGeneral7791594
MD PharmacologyGeneral15023284
MD PhysiologyGeneral28342834
MD RadiodiagnosisGeneral1215
MD Respiratory MedicineGeneral233636
MS ENTGeneral9761154
MS General SurgeryGeneral154777
MS Obstetrics and GynecologyGeneral145423
MS OrthopaedicsGeneral47544
PG Diploma in AnesthesiologyGeneral8532057
PG Diploma in Obstetrics and GynecologyGeneral16891777
PG Diploma in Physical MedicineGeneral6371550
PG Diploma in RadiodiagnosisGeneral234387

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 http://cetcell.mahacet.org/, 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 www.mahacet.org

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


  • MD/MS or DM/ MCh completion
  • Experience letter
  • Necessary relevant document as per university.


  • Campus
  • Library
  • Hostel
  • Canteen
  • Laboratory
  • Gymkhana
  • Cultural Events
  • Hospital
  • Blood bank
  • Emergency services
  • Pharmacy

Hospital of Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion Mumbai

The present Dean of Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital and Medical College is Dr. Mohan Joshi.

This hospital is in a unique position as the first major referral hospital, serving all trauma and disasters from both major highways. 

Started as a fifty-bed hospital with a single OPD in a military hospital, it has grown to more than 1400 beds and plans to expand even more rapidly in the coming years. With 300 senior staff members and 550 postgraduate students, it currently cares for approximately 16 lakh OPD patients and more than 60000 admissions per year. 

It offers services in all specialities as well as many super-specialties. It treats complex health problems at a low cost thanks to its many intensive care units and special clinics. It has learning disability, hemato-oncology, thalassemia, and stem cell therapy clinics. It has been providing services to the underprivileged sections of society for the past 65 years.


The efficient ‘Trauma Care Centre’ and emergency Medical services centre with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities have been Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital’s main strengths. It was India’s first Trauma Service, which has been on constant ‘alert’ for disasters.

In the civic context, this hospital serves as a node centre for the medical services of the Disaster Management Plan.

The hospital houses India’s first human milk bank.

India’s first skin bank.

Here was established the first emergency coronary stenting service.


Medical institutions do not operate on the placement principle. To be admitted to MBBS, student must pass the NEET-UG exam with a high percentile. After passing the final exam, each student must complete a one-year paid internship. Following that, they can open their own clinic, work as a medical practitioner, or continue their education.

They are advised to clear their bond by performing one year of rural service, and if they fail, they must pay a bond of ten lacs. As part of their bond, students who graduate with an MBBS degree can be placed in a government service job for one year.

Although the placement rate is 100%, not everyone wants to work after graduation. Many people pursue postgraduate education, for which they are compensated as residents in their respective colleges. Residents are paid between Rs. 40,000 and Rs. 70,000 per month. The position of junior medical officer is available.

Ranking & Reputation

Name of InstituteLTM Medical College Sion Mumbai

Contact Details

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital Sion Mumbai
Location: Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Sion (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra- 400022
Email: deanltmg@rediffmail.com

Admission Helpline Number : 9667542500
Official Website: http://www.ltmgh.com/frontview/index.aspx



How many seats are there for Medical aspirants at LTMMC, Sion?

There are 200 seats available for MBBS students at LTMMC, Sion.

What are the admission requirements for medical programmes in LTMMC, Sion?

Students must perform well on the NEET exam in order to be admitted to the LTMMC, Sion

Is LTMMC, Sion a govt. or private medical college?

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital is a full-service government medical college in Mumbai, Maharashtra.The Medical Council of India has approved it.

What is the name of the dean of Sion Hospital in Mumbai?

Dr. Mohan A. Joshi

Sion Hospital has how many beds?


Total Bed Strength – 1462 (Sanctioned in 1900, to be commissioned). Approval for a 3200-bed hospital was obtained.

When was LTMCH established?

LTMCH was established in the year of 1964

Which university is affiliated with LTMCH?

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik

Does this college offer a postgraduate programme?

Yes, postgraduate courses are available at Lokmanya Tilak Medical College in Mumbai.

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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