Manipal Academy of Higher Education

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Established about 50 years ago and presently known as Manipal University, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) was founded by a visionary Dr. T. M. A Pai.

It provides facilities of higher education to students from 52 countries across the world. Recently granted the status of a “Deemed university” by UGC, it aims to be among the top 10 universities in the world in every discipline that it pursues.

Medical Colleges

The Medical colleges under Manipal University are:

  • Kasturba Medical College, Manipal-It is recognized by the Medical Council of India, General Medical Council of Great Britain and the Malaysian Medical Council.

  • Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • KMC International center

  • Sikkim Manipal Institute of medical science, Gangtok

  • Melaka Manipal medical college, Manipal

  • Manipal college of medical sciences, Pokhara, Nepal

  • Melaka Manipal medical college, Malaysia.

  • MBBS course is offered in these colleges of Manipal University which has a duration of 4.5 years with 1 year of internship.

Allied Institutes

Institutions of Allied health under Manipal University are:

  • Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences


Few departments of this college are:

  • Department Of Physiotherapy

  • Department of Medical Lab Technology

  • Department of Occupational Therapy

  • Department of Respiratory Therapy

  • Department of Health Information Management

Nursing Colleges under Manipal Academy of Higher Education

  • Manipal college of Nursing BSc & MSc Nursing Courses available. Few Departments of this college are:

  • Fundamentals of Nursing

  • Maternity Health Nursing Department

  • Medical Surgical Department

  • Mental Health Nursing Department

Dental Colleges under Manipal University

  • Manipal College of Dental sciences, Manipal

  • Manipal College of Dental Science, Mangalore

Few Departments of this College

  • Community Dentistry

  • Conservative dentistry

  • Oral and Maxillofacial surgery

  • Orthodontics

Pharmacy Colleges under MAHE

  • Manipal College of Pharmaceutical sciences Few Departments of this college are:

  • Pharmaceutics

  • Pharmacology

  • Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance

  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

  • Diploma, Graduate, PG and PhD courses are offered for the same.

Engineering Colleges under Manipal University

  • Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal

  • Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Majitar, Rangpo

  • International Center for Applied Sciences, Manipal

Information Sciences Institutes under MAHE

  • Manipal center for Information Science, Manipal

Courses Offered

  • MS in Medical Software

  • MS in VLSI CAD

  • MS in Embedded system

Management Institutes under MAHE

  • Manipal Institute of Management, Manipal

MBA with specializations in subjects like Finance and Human resource and an integrated Management Program is offered.

Hotel Management Institutes under MAHE

  • Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration Few departments of the institute are:

  • Food & Beverage Production

  • Food & Beverage Service

  • Accommodation Management

  • Human Resource Management

  • Accounting & Financial Management

  • Financial Management

Jewelery Management Institutes under MAHE

  • Manipal Institute of Jewelery management, Manipal

Courses on jewelery designing & management are offered

Communication and Journalism Institutes under MAHE

  • Manipal Institute of Communication, Manipal Courses offered are:

  • BA in Journalism and communication studies

  • MS communication

  • PhD Communication

Contact Details of Manipal University

Manipal University

  • Manipal-576104, Karnataka
  • Phone No. 1800 − 425 − 6243 (Toll free)
  • Phone No. + 91 80 414 74392/93
  • Email:
  • Fax: + 91 820 2570062
  • Website: