The Department of Hospital Administration at KMC Manipal was the first such department to offer an Medical Council of India (MCI)-recognised post-graduation course in Hospital Administration in 1987. Postgraduates from here have been placed in various hospitals across the country and abroad.
The department is actively involved in the administration of the KMC Hospital, a 2032-bedded tertiary care teaching hospital.
- Improvement of the quality of patient care and optimal utilisation of the resources and facilities
- Program management that includes fiscal, material and personnel administration.
- Hands-on training and involvement of students in managing the day-to-day affairs of the hospital functioning
- Conducting various workshops, seminars and CMEs.