Government Of Karnataka

Director's Message


Mission Director

National Health Mission

Dr. Rathan Kelkar is an Indian Administrative Service officer of the 2003 Batch. With over 13 Years of experience and penchant for serving the society, he truly believes in contributing his best with an approach to cater the last man and last mile in the line of service.

He is rooted to the Kerala cadre of the IAS and is an alumnus of the Bangalore Medical College. During his stint in the State of Kerala he has held various positions and responsibility in the departments of Revenue administration, Information Technology, Tourism and Municipal Administration.

He holds the proud privilege of being the first recipient of the “Best District Collector Award” instituted by the Government of Kerala in the Year 2012. He is currently on deputation to the State of Karnataka. In his earlier assignment as the CEO, Centre for e-Governance, Govt of Karnataka he was instrumental in driving important e-Governance initiatives and aiding in bringing Governance to the fingertips of the citizens.

At present he is the Mission Director National Health Mission, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Karnataka.

Principal Message

I feel an immense pleasure as principal, to be a part in development, growth and achievement of Government Unani Medical College, Bengaluru.

The college was established in the year 1975 by Government of Karnataka and was affiliated to Bangalore University. Presently the college is governed by Directorate, Dept of Ayush, and Government of Karnataka and is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The college imparts 5 ½ year under graduate BUMS course having an intake capacity of 50 students per year. Admissions are done through entrance test (NEET/CET)).

The college has a great commitment to provide top class medical education to the students with the help of eminent and experienced faculty members. To add on, a good number of clinical material and an impressive library with thousands of relevant medical books, manuscript and journals are available.

The teaching hospital of Government Unani Medical College, Bengaluru aims at the atmost and excellent individual health care to all the patients in the hospital which has very efficient Unani physicians in all the branches of medicine. It is well equipped with a good laboratory. It has the vision and plan for making it into one of the best multispecialty teaching Unani hospital in India.

We are keen on maintaining students discipline and dedication in studies. Moral and ethical values in medical services is preached to reach the position of excellence. The students and staff enjoy rich teaching and learning experience. All academic programs are conducted regularly. Sports and extracurricular activities are encouraged.

We assure that all efforts will be taken to achieve the goal of producing the most efficient and expert Unani physicians who can live up to the challenges of the new generation medical problems and cater good, ethical and cost effective health care services to mankind.


Prof. C Jeelani MD


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Prof. Mallesh Gowda. M.N


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