Manipal Academy of Higher Education Manipal

(Deemed University)



However, it all started with the vision of Dr. TMA Pai, who is regarded as one of the founders of Modern India; and was facilitated with Padmashri and a commutative stamp by Govt. of India. The establishment of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal in 1953 set the platform for global Education in India. This was followed by many flagship institutions, like Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal College of dental Sciences and many other world class institutions.
In fact, Manipal University is recognised as the first ISO 9001:2000 certified university in India.

Some of the recent achievements of Manipal University Institutions are:

• Ranked 5th among the Best Medical* Colleges of India
• Ranked 6th Among the Best Engineering** Colleges of India
• Ranked 4th among the best Pharmaceutical ***sciences college in India
• Ranked No 1 among the best Hotel Management**** Colleges of India

1953-A medical doctor looks at a barren hilltop and visualises a bustling university. The same year he establishes the first college – Kasturba Medical College, inaugurated by the Health Minister of Madras State.
1955-Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore was established
1957-Establishment of the Manipal Institute of Technology
1959-School of Nursing is established in Manipal
1961-Kasturba General Hospital inaugurated by Shri Sanjeeva Reddy, AICC president.
1963-Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal established
1965-Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal established
1973-Dr. A. V Baliga Institute of Surgery is opened by Smt. Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister of India.
1980-TA Pai Management Institute opens its doors
1984 -Dr TMA Pai Hospital, Udupi
1986-Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration established
1987-Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore was inaugurated
1988-Dr TMA Pai Rotary Hospital, Karkala inaugurated by Shri Babubhai Patel
1990-Manipal witnesses the birth of the Manipal College of Nursing at Manipal
Manipal Hospital and Manipal Heart Foundation, Bangalore
1992 -Shirdi Sai Baba Cancer Hospital at ManipalKMC Hospital, Attavar, Mangalore
1993-The Manipal University, Manipal was established in 1993 under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956, Government of India and was awarded deemed university status
Manipal Northside Hospital, Bangalore
1994-International Centre for Applied Sciences and International Centre for Health Sciences, opened at Manipal
Manipal College of Medical Sciences established at Pokhara, Nepal
Manipal Goa Cancer & General Hospital, Goa
1995-Melaka-Manipal Medical College (Melaka Campus) was established.
1996-Sikkim-Manipal University of Health Medical and Technological Sciences, Gangtok, Sikkim
1997-Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal is launched
Melaka-Manipal Medical College (Manipal Campus) was established.
Sikkim-Manipal Institute of Technology was conceived
University Medical Centre, Mangalore
Central Referral Hospital, Sikkim
1998-Manipal Centre for Information Sciences, Manipal
Manipal Teaching Hospital, Nepal
1999-Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal
Manipal Institute of Management, Manipal
2000-Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Sikkim
2002-Manipal Education and Medical Group corporate office in Bangalore was set up.
2003-KMC Manipal and Mangalore celebrated Golden Jubilee
2004-Manipal University and constituent colleges got ISO certificates
Manipal University institutions adopt PeopleSoft ERP application
Dr TMA Pai convention center inaugurated
2005-KMC International Centre inaugurated
2006-Manipal Life Sciences Centre, Manipal established

Courses Offered


  1. MBBS
  2. MD/MS/PG Diploma
  3. MSc (Medical)
    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Microbiology
    • Biochemistry
    • Pharmacology
    • Clinical Embryology
    • Yoga Therapy
  4. DM:
    • Cardiology
    • Neurology
  5. MCh
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Neuro Surgery
    • Paediatric Surgery
    • Urology
  1. MPhil
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Psychiatric Social Work
  2. PG Certificate in Panchakarma


  1. BDS
  2. MDS
    • Community Dentistry
    • Conservative Dentistry
    • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
    • Oral Medicine & Radiology
    • Oral Pathology
    • Orthodontics
    • Pedodontics
    • Periodontics
    • Prosthodontics
  3. PG Diploma in Dental Materials
  4. Certificate Program
    • Oral Implantology
    • Aesthetic Dentistry


  1. MS
    • Embedded Systems
    • Medical Software
    • VLSI CAD
  2. MSc (Technical)
  • Digital Design & Embedded Systems
  • Information Science
  • Web Commerce


  1. BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)
  2. BOT (Bachelor of Occupational Therapy)
  3. BASLP (Bachelor of Audiology & Speech Language Pathology)
  4. BSc
    • Nuclear Medicine Technology
    • Medical Laboratory Technology
    • Respiratory Therapy
    • Medical Imaging Technology
    • Optometry
    • Medical Radiation Therapy
    • Cardiovascular Technology
    • Health Information Administration
  5. MPT (Master of Physiotherapy)
  • Cardio-pulmonary Sciences
  • Community Based Rehabilitation
  • Neurosciences
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatrics Physiotherapy
  1. MOT (Master of Occupational Therapy)
  • Child Health
  • Musculo-skeletal
  • Neurosciences
  1. MSc
  • Cardiovascular Technology
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Medical Imaging Technology
  • Optometry
  • Hospital & Health Information Administration
  • Medical Radiation Physics
  1. MSc MLT (MSc Medical Laboratory Technology)
  • Microbiology & Immunology |
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  1. MRT (Master of Respiratory Therapy)
  • Adult Respiratory Care
  • Neonatal & Paediatric Respiratory Care
  1. MASLP (Master of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology)


  1. BArch
  2. MArch Advance Design
  3. PG Certificate in Advance Architectural Design


  1. BE
    • Aeronautical
    • Automobile
    • Biomedical
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemical
    • Civil
    • Computers
    • Electrical & Electronics
    • Electronics & Communication
    • Industrial & Production
    • Information Technology
    • Instrumentation & Control
    • Mechanical
    • Mechatronics
    • Printing Technology
  2. BSc Applied Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Electronics
  1. BE Lateral Entry – for Diploma Holders
  2. MTech
  • Biomedical Engg.
  • Computer Aided Mechanical Design & Analysis
  • Computer Science & Engg.
  • Construction Engg. & Management
  • Control Systems |
  • Digital Electronics & Advanced Communication
  • Energy Management, Auditing and Lighting
  • Geoinformatics
  • Industrial Biotechnology
  • Manufacturing Engg. & Technology
  • Microelectronics
  • Network Engineering
  • Nuclear Engg.
  • Power Electronic Systems & Control
  • Printing & Media Technology
  • Software Engineering
  • Structural Engg| Space Engg.
  1. Master of Computer Application (MCA)
  2. MSc
  • Biostatistics
  • Photonics
  1. Certificate in Biostatistics, Epidemiology & Research Methodology


  1. BSc Nursing
  1. PC BSc Nursing
  2. MPhil Nursing
  3. MSc
    • Medical Surgical Nursing
    • Psychiatric Nursing
    • Paediatric Nursing
    • Obstetrics & Gynaecologic Nursing
    • Community Health Nursing
  4. Certificate in Emergency Nursing



  1. BPharm
  2. Pharm D
  3. BPharm Lateral Entry
  4. MPharm
    • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
    • Pharmaceutics
    • Pharmacology
    • Pharmacognosy
    • Pharmaceutical Marketing
    • Pharmaceutical Administration
    • Pharmacy Practice
    • Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance
    • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  5. MSc
  • Nutraceutical & Cosmeceutical Sciences
  • Nanopharmaceuticals
  • Phytopharmacy & Phytomedicine
  • Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs
  • Pharmaceutical Intellectual Property Management
  1. Pharm D (Post Baccalaureate)


  1. BHM
  2. MSc Hospitality & Tourism Management
  3. MSc International Hospitality & Tourism Management (Sheffield Hallam University)
  4. PG Diploma in Dietetics
  5. Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology


  1. MBA
    • Finance
    • Human Resources
    • Information Systems
    • International Business
    • Marketing
    • Hospital Administration & Health Care Management
  2. BBM e-Banking & Finance
  3. BBA Jewellery Design & Management
  4. BBA Jewellery Design & Management (Lateral)


  1. BSc Biotechnology
  2. MSc (Medical)
    • Molecular Biology & Human Genetics
    • Biotechnology
  3. Bioinformatics : Certificate Course in Bioinformatics


  1. BA Journalism & Communication Studies
  2. MS Communication
  3. PG Diploma in Corporate Communication
  4. Certificate in Animation Technology
  5. MS Geopolitics & International Relations


  1. MSc Regenerative Medicine


  1. MA Cultural Studies
  2. PG Diploma
    • Indian Art & Culture
    • Marine Tourism
    • Gender Studies


  1. Master of Social Work
  2. Master of Public Health

Distance Courses

  1. BSc Animation
  2. MBA in media & Entertainment

Admission process


The salient features of ENAT are:

The candidate sits in front of the computer and the questions are presented on the monitor and the candidate submits his answers by using the mouse.The computer is connected to the server, which delivers the test, in real time through a reliable connectivity.

ENAT assumes that the candidate has basic familiarity with use of computers like use of keyboard and mouse operation. It is the responsibility of the candidate to acquire these skills before appearing in the test and the EPSI cannot take responsibility for the same.

The final score will be displayed on the test screen immediately after the completion of the test.

Important Note:

In the rare and unlikely event of a technical failure during the test, the candidate may be required to attempt for the test again.
Candidates must visit regulary to obtain latest news, information and updates on online entrance test.

Affiliated Colleges

  1. Manipal College of Nursing, Mangalore
  2. Manipal College of Nursing, Bangalore
  3. Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine, Bangalore
  4. Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Manipal
  5. Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Mangalore
  6. Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences( MCOPS) – Manipal
  7. Manipal College of Dental Sciences ( MCODS ) – Manipal
  8. Manipal College of Dental Sciences ( MCODS ) – Mangalore
  9. Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences (MCOAHS ) – Manipal
  10. Manipal College of Nursing (MCON ) – Manipal
  11. Manipal College of Nursing (MCON ) – Mangalore
  12. Manipal College of Nursing (MCON ) – Bangalore
  13. Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) –  Manipal
  14. Manipal Centre of Information Sciences (MCIS) – Manipal
  15. Manipal Institute of Communication (MIC) – Manipal
  16. Manipal Institute of Management (MIM )- Manipal
  17. Manipal Institute of Jewellery Management (MIJM) – Manipal
  18. Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administraton (WGSHA) – Manipal
  19. Manipal Life Sciences Center (MLSC) – Manipal
  20. Manipal College of Medical Sciences – Pokhara; Nepal
  21. Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) – Banglore
  22. International Centre for Applied Sciences (ICAS) – Manipal
  23. Melaka Manipal Medical College, Manipal
  24. Melaka Manipal Medical College, Melaka
  25. Manipal University, Dubai
  26. Manipal Institute of Technology-Manipal


Manipal Academy of Higher Education 
(Deemed University)

Madhav Nagar
Manipal 576 104,

Tel : 0820 – 2571911, 2571913
Fax : 08252-2570062
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
Website :

VC: Dr Rajasekharan P Warrier
Reg: Dr G K Prabhu