Welcome to K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College, Tiruchirapalli. K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College is situated in the heart of Rockfort City. The College is named in the memory of K.A.P.Viswanatham, who is a well-known Tamil scholar. K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College was started in the year of 1997 to accommodate 100 Under graduate students(both State and All India Quota). Since the year 2007, Post graduate courses were also started. Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital is attached to K.A.P.V Medical College. It is situated 2 km away from the college campus. This hospital has been named after the Father of our Nation. Its now being called as Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital, which is situated in Puthur, one of the busiest and prominent locations in Tiruchirapalli.
K.A.P. Viswanatham Medical College is a medical college started in 1997 and named after famous Tamil scholar K.A.P. Viswanatham. It started with a capacity to accommodate 100 Under graduate students. Since the year 2007, Post graduate courses were also started. Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital is attached to K.A.P.V Medical College. It is situated 2 km away from the college campus. It run by the state government of Tamil Nadu, which is recognized by the National Medical Commission. It is located in the city of Trichy, in Tamil Nadu. The college was ranked third by students in counselling in 2010.
The college has more than 30 departments. There are three men’s hostels and two women’s hostels on campus. It has a stadium that seats 750. There are four lecture halls with over 150 seats. The Central Library is home to over 7,000 books and national and international journals. It has two reading halls, one for masters and the other for professors. There are two indoor and outdoor sports facilities, including a gymnasium, a basketball court, a feather ball stadium, a badminton and two volleyball courts. It also has the ability to play round ball, golf ball, table tennis, soccer and foot ball.