Based in Tumkur, Karnataka; Sri Siddhartha Medical College (SSMC) was started in 1988 by Sri Siddhartha Educational Society (SSES). This medical college in Karnataka is located on the outskirts of Tumkur city and it is 6 km from the city amidst the green field in a vast campus of 220 acres.
Sri Siddhartha Medical College (SSMC) Tumkur was inaugurated by the then Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi. The hospital has a separate building for OPD and causality with independent departments of Surgery, Medicine, Ophthalmology, OBG, Paediatrics, Orthopedics, Dermatology, ENT, and Radiology. The hospital is 1350 bedded and is fully equipped with 12 major operation theaters addition to minor operation theaters.
The medical college in Karnataka has 21 buildings with a built-in area of about 73,875 sq. mt, which include furnished quarters for staff. There are separate buildings for Pre and Para-clinical departments, spacious information centers and libraries. The medical college in Tumkur has a lush green campus and is located at the prime location. The campus is spread over a wide area that provides the students with a perfect ambiance to study in the lap of nature. In addition to this, Sri Siddhartha Medical College Tumkur has a pool of talented and experienced professors and medical experts who always strive to provide quality education to the students. The college has a long list of successful alumni of medical experts.