Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s two Government medical colleges – SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack and Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) in Sambalpur’s Burla – have been ranked in the India Today’s list of best medicine colleges in the country.
While SCB have been placed in Rank-31, VIMSAR has been ranked- 37 in the India’s Best Medicine Colleges- 2018.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi is the topper of the list. Christian Medical College in Vellore and Armed Forces Medical College in Pune were placed in 2nd and 3rd position of the list.
According to sources, 100 out of the 450 Government medical colleges across the country were included in the survey.
Likewise, Bhubaneswar-based Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has been enlisted in rank-10 of India’s best engineering Government colleges-2018 while the National Institute of Information and Technology (NIIT) in Rourkela has landed at 17th position.