Government Medical College, Thrissur was established in 1982, by Government of Kerala. The College is affiliated to Kerala University Of Health And Allied Sciences, and approved by Medical Council of India, New Delhi. Spread over an area of more than 250 acres, it is located in the serene surroundings of Mulagunnathukavu(M.G Kavu) 14 km away from Thrissur. The college has been offering quality education in the field of medical science, since its inception, and it has a lot of contribution in the health department of the district, as well. It offers a number of courses in a variety of disciplines of medical sciences. The medical college offers courses at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.