The Medical College is affiliated to the Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS), approved by the Government of Kerala and Government of India Medical Council of India and permission granted for starting MBBS course from 2016-17. The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India/ Medical Council of India has permitted to conduct MBBS course for 100 admissions annually at SRMCRC, Varkala. The permission is received as per order No. U- 12011/ 13/ 2016- ME-1 dated 20.08.2016. SRMCRC, Varkala admits students as per the rules and regulations framed by the Government of Kerala/ Government of India/ Medical Council of India for admission to seats in self-financing Colleges.