Veer Surendra Sai Medical College (VSS Medical College) is located in Burla, Orissa. It was established in 1959 with a 900 bedded hospital. It is an MCI recognized medical college with MBBS, Post Graduation and super-specialty departments.
The growth of this premier institution is the outcome of sound traditions established by the leadership in the formative period of the institution. The students invariably excelled both in academic as well as in extra curricular activities. Their performance in MBBS and MD/MS examinations has been remarkable. Students trained in this institution also enjoy respect and recognition abroad. The faculty provides expert help to such apex institutions as UNICEF, WHO, UNAIDS, World Bank, ICMR, DST and CSIR.
The college offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses for medical students. The undergraduate course for medical students, MBBS, is taught here. Some of the postgraduate disciplines are: Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Forensic Medicine, ENT, Surgery, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Preventive and Social Medicine, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, and Psychiatry. Admissions to the various courses are based on a written objective type entrance test.
The institute campus has separate hostels for boys and girls. The library is fully computerized and provides bibliographic and reference services. The library has a separate computerized CD-ROM section. Internet facilities are also provided for students. There are ample facilities for sports and recreation also. All the hostels have adequate availability of visitors’ room, reading room, TV room and indoor games. The college has a qualified Physical Director.