The Central Library has 16500 books which comprises of text and reference in all medical specialties . It has 2 separate blocks and B block works 24 hours through out the year. The library is enriched with digital facilities and computer systems. Students, Faculty, Research workers, and other staff extensively make use of the facilities.
Readers have access to audio-visual aids, Micro Film Reader, and internet facility. Electronic databases viz. MEDLINE , Proquest Medical Library are available. The Library is connected to HELINET consortium offered by RGUHS for full text online journal and E books data bases and computerized. Post graduates , graduates and researchers get the latest references through these apart from books, for their dissertation and research and publication work. Services include book bank, Photocopying, scanning for digitising purpose and laser printing too. Both Foreign and Indian medical journals are subscribed to meet the demands of learning and to keep abreast with recent literature .
Our library is an essential component of the institution which worthy serves the community enthusiastically, providing friendly environment .
Apart from the central library every department maintains its own departmental library facility for their staff and PG students.
The college runs hostels for the men and women students separately within the campus at Kadugondanahalli. The hostel buildings with spacious rooms, lounges, recreation room having colour television sets in each of the hostels, with all other modern amenities, are built to ensure comfortable stay of the inmates, and a proper atmosphere for study. The women students’ hostel, with a view to ensure absolute safety of the inmates, is fenced properly and secured.
Admission to Hostel :
Students desirous of availing of the hostel facility must apply to the concerned hostel warden. Applications will be considered by the Principal, in consultation with the warden. The names of the selected applicants will be announced on the respective hostel notice boards before the reopening of the college. The principal has the right to grant or refuse admission to the hostel to any student at his own discretion without assigning any reason for his decision.
Hostel administration :
The administration of each hostel is vested in the respective warden. A separate hostel committee for mens’ and womens’ hostel are constituted for administrative purposes. Each committee is formed by the Principal, four senior professors, the wardens and two students representatives residing in the hostel. This committee meets at frequent intervals to review and lay down necessary guidelines to run the hostel efficiently, economically and in a disciplined way.
The Student representatives run the mess in the mens’ and womens’ hostel under the supervision and guidance of the warden.
The allotment of rooms is solely at the discretion of the warden concerned. Boarders shall not change the rooms allotted, to them without the permission of the warden concerned.
Payment of hostel fees:
Every student selected for admission into the hostel will have to make a non-refundable deposit and the prescribed rent and other charges
Healthy and hygienic food for every student is provided at the mess.
Sports and Cultural Activities
Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Medical College lays great emphasis on the all round development of the student. The college campus has a spacious sports ground and materials for several outdoor and indoor activities.
A committee, headed by the Principal and comprising of Physical Director , sports secretary and talented members of the staff, and student representatives, manage the sports activities.
It is a matter of pride that many of our students have come out with flying colours in National, State , Inter-university and Inter-medical sports competitions.
Students take a keen interest in literary and cultural activities. The College Day, Graduation Day, competitions on Karnataka Rajyothsava are some of the platform for literary and cultutral activities. A college magazine is brought out with articles mostly contributed by students and staff.
College buses run in the various parts of the city for commutation of students and staff from their destination to college and back home on nominal charges.
Transport facility is also available to send students to various health centres for training purposes.
Every Department and hospital has dedicated internet connection in the campus and provide round the clock access to resources on the net.
Wireless network is also enabled in the college building, OPD block, Hospital, Library & Class rooms
There is a canteen and a Coffee shop in the campus. Canteen provide hygienic multi cuisine awesome food through out the day.
An ATM too is conveniently located in the campus