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PGIMER Chandigarh

Updated on: Mar 26, 2013

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) is one of the premier medical colleges of India. It is known as both, PGI Chandigarh as well as PGIMER Chandigarh. the Institute is known as the “Gateway to Health”.

The Institute was founded in the year 1962. The Institute was founded wth the strong efforts of the late Sardar Partap Singh Kairon, the then Chief Minister of Punjab. The other founders of this Institute are Prof. Tulsi Das, Prof. Santokh Singh Anand, Prof. PN Chuttani, Prof. BN Aikat, Prof. Sant Ram Dhall and Prof. Bala Krishna. It became an autonomous body under the Act of Parliament and came under the control of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

The Institute possesses all the modern facilities. It imparts education in varied disciplines at different degree levels. The institute has semi-furnished Hostel for Boys & Girls, and Fully equipped Labs. The institute has one of the best Faculty for its MBA Programs.

PGI Chandigarh is a member of The Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Mandates of the Institute

  • To provide high quality patient care.
  • To attain self-sufficiency in postgraduate medical education and to meet the country’s need for highly qualified medical teachers in all medical and surgical fields.
  • To provide educational facilities for the training of personnel in all-important branches of health activity.
  • To undertake basic community based research.

PGIMER Infrastructure

  • Nehru Hospital
  • Advanced Paediatric Centre
  • Advanced Paediatric Centre
  • OPD Block
  • OPD Block
  • Research Blocks
  • Research Blocks
  • Advanced Eye Centre
  • Advanced Eye Centre
  • Drug De-addiction Centre

PGIMER Facilities

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Classrooms
  • Hostel
  • Computing facility
  • Guest House
  • Sports & Game
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