AJ Institute of Medical Sciences is a medical college in Mangalore. The college is an off shoot of A J Hospital and Research centre. The college is promoted by industralist Mr.A.J.Shetty. The college was established on 21 October 2002. This college is situated at Kuntikana junction on NH-17. The medical college is currently affiliated with RGUHS and recognised by Medical Council of India. The first batch passed out of final MBBS in February 2007 and completed internship on 15 April 2008.
The AJ Institute of Medical Sciences started postgraduation courses i.e. M.D. and M.S. degrees in various departments like Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology, Community Medicine, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, PTCD, Anaesthesiology, Radiology, General Medicine, General Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology in the year 2009. Mr.Prashanth Shetty is the Director of A.J.I.M.S. In a very short span of time,this college has gained a lot of reputation.