KJ Somaiyya Medical College & Research Centre, Mumbai

The K. J. Somaiya Medical College is a private Medical College owned and managed by the Somaiya Medical Trust. situated in the Somaiya Ayurvihar Complex which is located on a 22.5  acre campus in the heart of city of  Mumbai at Sion on Eastern Express Highway.

The sapling of Medical College has grown over the years and now has around 129 qualified experienced teaching faculty and 78 Resident Doctors working in 21 well equipped departments. The College runs Undergraduate course of MBBS and Postgraduate Courses in Pediatrics(M.D.) , Obstetrics and Gynaecology (M.S.) and Anatomy (M.S.).


K. J. Somaiya Medical College & Research Centre is a medical college in the heart of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. The college was founded by Karamshi Jethabhai Somaiya. It has 50 undergraduate seats for MBBS matriculants. It is situated in the Somaiya Ayurvihar Complex, a 22.5 acre campus located in central Mumbai.

 K. J. Somaiya Medical College was founded in the year 1991 by Padmabhushan (late) Pujya Shri.Karamshi Jethabhai Somaiya, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and a visionary par excellence. He was a self-made man, wealthy yet simple, humble and compassionate, who dedicated his life to the service of mankind. He was committed to the ideal of “What you receive from society, give back multifold”. The establishment of this institute was the manifestation of the guiding philosophy of his life.

To be a leading provider of professional medical education in the country, integrating highest standards of academic excellence with ethics and  spirituality


Inspired by the guiding principle of the Bhagvad Gita, Padmabhushan Shri Karamshibhai J Somaiya built the Medical College and Hospital with single- minded mission

“To remove the suffering of all beings afflicted by pain or disease.”

“To train medical professionals who will imbibe this guided  principle and be the best in their chosen         profession.”

“To provide all super speciality  treatments on one campus and under one umbrella.”

To include alternative medical systems, such as Ayurveda, Yoga, Sports Medicine , along with Allopathy.”

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Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
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Annual Intake (Seats)
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"K.J.Somaiya Medical College & Research Centre Somaiya Ayurvihar Complex, Eastern Express Highway, Near Everard Nagar, Sion, Mumbai-400022 (Maharashtra)" Mumbai

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