Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences
Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences is situated in Karnataka, it is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences,Bangalore. It is one of the top medical colleges in Bangalore and Karnataka. The Institute was established in the year 1980 by the Vokkaligara Sangha,the then Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. R Gundu Rao laid the foundation stone of the Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences and Hospital in the premises of the Sangha and announced the grant of vacant land in Banashankari to be used for the construction of college building and hostels. Thereafter, the Sangha appointed Dr M Basavaraju, professor of Physiology as the principal on 1 January 1981 and other staff by March 1981 and classes were started regularly from 16 March 1981. Since then 16 March is observed every year as KIMS Day.
Banashankari 2nd stage Bangalore-560 070
Phone: 91-80-26712791, 26712792;