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Manipal Academy of Higher Education, also colloquially referred to as MAHE – Manipal has been one of India’s pre-eminent private institutions for nearly seven decades now. An institute built to bring global excellence in professional education in India, MAHE Manipal has been accorded the status of Institute of Eminence (IoE) by the Human Research Development Ministry of India. 

Today, more than 30,000 students from more than 65 countries study on the main campus of Manipal – a University Town in the Udipi district of Karnataka. MAHE also has campuses in Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Jamshedpur, Dubai, and Malaysia. It offers offers 425+ career centric specializations in 30 disciplines and 12 Program levels, through 36 Constituent Units / Schools / Centres / departments.

Do you still need to ask the question – Why MAHE Manipal?

Why MAHE Manipal Should be Your College of Choice 

Be in medicine, engineering, business, or communications – MAHE Manipal is on top of every student in India graduating from grade 12. It offers world-class classroom facilities, pedagogy, incomparable faculty, and research opportunities. Today Manipal is nurturing one of the largest, most diverse concentrations of the talent pool in India’s unique educational township. The multi-disciplined campus facilitates inter-disciplinary research projects. With students from 65+ countries, MAHE presents a multi-cultural environment that facilitates the exchange of ideas from diverse cultures.

MAHE Manipal’s achievements are reflected in University ranking both on the national and international stage. 

MAHE Manipal Undergraduate Program

If you’re in your 11th and 12th grade and dreaming of entering one of the top universities in India, MAHE Manipal offers a plethora of undergraduate programs. You get to experience a multicultural and multinational college campus within India. Moreover, if you want to study abroad for a semester or a year, it is possible because of the collaboration of MAHE Manipal with many top international universities abroad. 

The various undergraduate courses offered by MAHE Manipal are clubbed under 3 faculties – 

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, and Management
  • Faculty of  Humanities, Liberal Arts, and Social Science 

Faculty of Health Sciences

The department of Health Sciences in MAHE Manipal is as old as the university itself. Kasturba Medical College (KMC) was one of the first private medical colleges established in India post-independence.  Since then, it has remained one of the top medical colleges in India. 

Today, KMC has three different campuses in India – Manipal, Mangalore, and Jamshedpur. MBBS degree is also offered in MAHE Manipal’s offshore campus in Melaka Manipal. Beyond MBBS, the faculty of health sciences has more than 10 different courses. 

Faculty of Health Sciences (HS)
Medicine Kasturba Medical College (KMC) Manipal

Kasturba Medical College (KMC) Mangalore

Manipal Tata Medical College (MTMC) Jamshedpur

Integrative Medicine Centre for Integrative Medicine & Research (CIMR), Manipal
Dentistry Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS), Manipal

Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS), Mangalore

Pharmacy Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS), Manipal
Allied Health Manipal College of Health Professions (MCHP) Manipal, Mangalore & Bangalore
Nursing Manipal College of Nursing (MCON), Manipal
Life Science Manipal School of Life Sciences (MSLS),  Manipal

Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) Dubai

Public Health Prasanna School of Public Health (PSPH), Manipal
Virology Manipal Institute of Virology (MIV), Manipal
Regenerative Medicine Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM), Bangalore
Biotherapeutics Manipal Centre for Biotherapeutics Research (MCBR), Manipal

Faculty of Science, Technology, and Management

MAHE Manipal houses several institutes under science, technology, and management. The Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) was established in 1957 and has now extended to the Bengaluru campus. 

Beyond B Tech, the faculty of Science, Technology, and Management offers – 

Faculty of Science, Technology & Management (STM)
Engineering Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal

Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Bengaluru

Basic Sciences Dept. of Sciences (DSc), Manipal
Information Science Manipal School of Information Sciences (MSIS), Manipal
Architecture Manipal School of Architecture & Planning (MSAP), Manipal
Design Dept. of Design (DOD), Manipal
Management T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal

Manipal Centre for Business Practice (MCBP) Bengaluru

Commerce Dept. of Commerce (DOC), Manipal
Atomic & Molecular Physics Dept. of Atomic & Molecular Physics (DAMP),  Manipal
Hotel Management Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration (WGSHA), Manipal
Natural Sciences Manipal School of Natural Sciences (MCNS), Manipal
Arts & Design Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design & Technology (SMI), Bengaluru

Faculty of Humanities, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (HLS)

While often MAHE Manipal’s name is associated with vocational studies like medicine and engineering, it also offers a range of courses in Humanities, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (HLS). 

Faculty of Humanities, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (HLS)
Media & Communication Manipal Institute of Communication (MIC), Manipal
Humanities Manipal Centre for Humanities (MCH), Manipal
European Studies Manipal Centre for European Studies (MCES), Manipal
Languages Dept of Languages (DOL), Manipal
Philosophy Dept of Philosophy (DOP), Manipal
Geopolitics Dept of Geopolitics & International Relations (DGIR), Manipal
Philosophical Arts Gandhian Centre for Philosophical Arts & Sciences (GCPAS), Manipal
Library Science Dept of Library & Information Sciences (DLIS), Manipal


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MAHE Manipal – New Campuses in Bengaluru and Jamshedpur

Beyond the university town of Manipal, the MAHE Campus is now extended to the silicon valley of India – Bengaluru and Steel city – Jamshedpur. Both campuses are thriving centres of educational excellence, world-class infrastructure, and diverse and contemporary campus life. 

MAHE Bengaluru

Manipal BengaluruMAHE Bengaluru is a new off-campus of MAHE Manipal that thrives in providing holistic education to students. The programmes offered at MAHE, Bengaluru are diverse and contemporary. Engineering to Art, Design and Technology, Commerce and Management, Law, Public Policy, and Liberal Arts. 

The institutions in MAHE Bengaluru include MIT – Bengaluru, TAPMI-Bengaluru and Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bengaluru.

MIT – Bengaluru or MIT-B

Located in the silicon valley of India, Bengaluru, MIT-B offers advanced practical training, technical education and career growth. A B-Tech degree from MIT-B, from one of India’s leading universities Manipal Academy of Higher Education, will open up exciting employment opportunities for students. MIT-B’s presence in Bangalore is going to be the Industry Partnership. In addition to providing students with essential technical knowledge in their respective branches, MIT-B aims to make all the students industry ready from day one.

It offers courses in –

  • B Tech in Computer Science and Engineering
  • B Tech in Computer Science and Engineering –Cyber Security
  • B Tech in Computer Science and Engineering –Artificial Intelligence
  • B Tech in Information Technology
  • B Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering

MTMC JamshedpurManipal Jamshedpur

Manipal Tata Medical College was established under a consortium initiative between TATA Steel and MAHE Manipal as a premier institute of medical education. Under this consortium initiative, MAHE Manipal has created the necessary infrastructure for a medical college at Ardeshir Dalal Memorial Hospital (ADMH) Campus in Baridih, spread over 20 acres. A total of 150 seats will be made available for MBBS students annually and the Tata Main Hospital (TMH), Jamshedpur, is the attached teaching hospital of MTMC Jamshedpur.

Manipal Medical CollegeWith only three medical colleges in Jharkhand, the establishment of MTMC has helped with the availability of trained doctors, improve healthcare facilities, and thereby contribute to the well-being of the local populace. This initiative also contributed to the increase in medical seats for aspirants for medical education in the State.

Choose Excellence, MAHE Manipal

Since its inception, MAHE Manipal has brought excellence in higher education to its students. Today it is recognised as one of the most prestigious institutes. With alumni like Satya Nadella (CEO – Microsoft) and Vikas Khanna (Michelin Starred Chef), the quality of students Manipal creates speaks for themselves. If you want a transformative, multicultural campus and excellent professional education – your choice is clear. 


Payal is an avid reader and compulsive writer who thinks being able to pen words is her primary life skill. She loves giving her blogs a quirky spin that sets them apart from the rest. After all, who would mind a bit of Sherlock or Jack Sparrow in a blog on career counselling!

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