Meghna Sagathevan

KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research - Medicine

Short Bio:

Meghna is an ambitious and calm student. She shows excellent ability to set goals and be persistent in achieving them. She is interested in gaming and drawing but at the same time exhibits equal interest in academics. Her scores are always commendable. She works independently and takes pride in work done well.

College Info:

KMCH Institute of Health Sciences, Coimbatore is one of the most sought after medical colleges in the state. Established in 2019 under the aegis of Kovai Medical Centre and Hospital Ltd., it currently has an annual intake is 150 students in its MBBS degree course. Pursuing its mission of providing world class patient care, education and training, the KMCH Institute of Health Sciences And Research (KMCHIHSR) is developing highly trained, skilled and competent and compassionate medical professionals by creating an environment that provides excellent learning environments with infrastructure and facilities that support student learning and overall growth to become outstanding medical professionals.

Course Info:

The college is approved for an annual intake of 150 students for the MBBS course. The admissions for the MBBS Course at KMCHIHSR is through the Tamil Nadu State Counseling for MBBS Admission conducted by the Selection Committee, Directorate Of Medical Education, Chennai. The MBBS course starts with the basic pre and para-clinical subjects such as biochemistry, physiology, anatomy, microbiology, pathology, forensic medicine including toxicology and pharmacology. The students simultaneously obtain hands-on training in the wards and out-patient departments, where they interact with real patients for five years. The curriculum aims to inculcate standard protocols of history taking, examination, differential diagnosis and complete patient Management. The student is taught to determine what investigations will be useful for a patient and what are the best treatment options. The curriculum also contains a thorough practical knowledge and practice of performing standard clinical procedures. The course also contains a 12-month-long internship, in which an intern is rotated across various specialties. Besides standard clinical care, one also gets a thorough experience of ward management, staff management, and thorough counselling skills.