Pt J.N.M. Medical College Raipur came in to existence on 9th September 1963 when the college was started with 60 students in a small OPD block of Ayurvedic College. The college
received recognition from Medical Council of India in 1969. MBBS seats were increased from 60 to 100 in the year 1976. The college has applied for increase in MBBS seats to 150 and awaiting for permission. P.G. courses were started in the year 1971-72.