Kasturba Medical College Manipal has a College Council comprising of the Heads of departments as members and Principal/Dean as Chairperson. The council also includes Medical Superintendent, Asst. medical Superintendent and various coordinators under the college. The Council meets regularly on the 3rd Thursday of every month to discuss important issues related to curriculum, training programs, policy changes, etc. During this meetings issues related to NMC inspections, accreditations, research, and event calendar for the year also will be discussed. The meeting is also attended by representatives from students and postgraduates.
The Student Council of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal consists of the Executive Council and seven Committee Secretaries.
The Executive Council comprises the President, Vice President, General Secretary, Joint Secretary, and Judicial Secretary. The Executive Council works together to act as a bridge between the college office and the student body and conveys the requests of one to the other. They function to ensure that the academic and extracurricular needs of the students are met expeditiously for the complete development of the college.
President - Gautham Bonny Natesan
Vice president - Shashank Tomer
General secretary - Varun Suresh
Joint secretary - Shreyash Singh
Judicial secretary - Ayush Agarwal
The Cultural Committee brings out a vibrant bouquet of inter and intra college cultural fests like Verve, Utsav, Invictus, and many more providing students a stage to showcase and discover their hidden talents.
The committee works in collaboration with other committees and clubs to bring out various events throughout the year.
We believe in celebrating and educating people about the cultural diversity of not only our own country but of the world too.
Cultural secretary – Ankita Dhanuka
The Literary Committee stands not only for literature and its aspects but for arts, quizzing, and photography as well. To bring awareness about their allure, we conduct various formal and informal events throughout the year and organize events for Intra and inter collegiate fests namely Verve, Utsav, and Invictus.
Literary secretary – Aastha Agrawal
The Sports Committee is one of the pillars that constitute the core of KMC. We aim at creating an ardor amongst the students towards sports by organizing several completions and events to enhance the interest of the students in sports and inculcate qualities of sportsmanship, endurance, and teamwork. Some of the events conducted by us are Verve, Invictus & Sportsquake.
We believe that when passion comes first, everything else will fall into place.
Sports secretary – Vatsalya Choudhary
Social welfare committee:
The Social Welfare Committee of KMC functions to serve and support the underprivileged sector of our society. We host many engaging fundraisers like our annual sports bonanza, Sportzquake, C'est La Vie, and our latest multi-faceted online event Allons-Y. The proceeds are mainly directed towards Udaan, the scholarship fund, and Samskriti, the child welfare fund. We have previously undertaken activities such as medical camps, teaching sessions, rehabilitation center visits, and painting an orphanage mural. A little family with big hearts, SWC works diligently with the sole aim of lending a helping hand and spreading hope and happiness.
SWC secretary – Kavya Raghavendra
The editorial board:
KMC'S college media organization, the Editorial Board is an amalgamation of creative minds. The Board consists of writers, artists, photographers as well as a PR department. Responsibilities include reporting the various events occurring on campus, organizing the Festival of Ideas, and publishing Signum Vitalis, the Board's annual magazine. With many more endeavors and ventures on the way, the Editorial Board is dedicated to cultivating a deeper appreciation of the arts into the life of all medical students.
Editor-in-chief – Vartika Singh
The finance committee is devoted to handling the financial matters related to the student activities held in our college. The team works to ensure that all the student-run clubs and committees are provided with adequate financial resources to pursue their activities. The committee also handles the sponsorship needs for all the college fests and events. The committee has a finance club - Networth functioning under it with the objective of enhancing the financial literacy of the students.
Finance secretary – Athul Aby
Student research forum:
The Student Research Forum (SRF) endeavors to elevate research in our institute to a level par excellence by organizing frequent seminars, workshops, and interactive sessions to learn, educate and inspire budding researchers.
SRF secretary – Aditij Dhamija