Mizoram Institute of Medical College of Research, Mizoram’s first medical college, has all the necessary infrastructures as required by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and to start functioning in August. The college has got the recommendation letter of Permission for setting up the college. The Mizoram Institute of Medical College of Research is located at Falkawn, Mizoram.
"The MCI has recommended the Letter of Permission for setting up the college," Mr. L. Fimate, the Director of the college said.
Initially, the college will offer admissions to 100 students in which 85 seats will be reserved for Mizoram students. The establishment of this new medical college will help to increase the no of medical aspirants in Mizoram.
"Mizoram has been getting just 10 seats every year in the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, (RIMS), Imphal. It is a central college. The medical aspirants of Mizoram find it almost impossible to get a seat in other medical colleges in India." Mr. L. Fimate said.