We have the legacy of 25+ years of Academic Excellence
H.H. Dr. Swami Rama, a great Yogi and a scholar whose yogic feats found special mention in Encyclopedia Britannica 1973, visualized to make health and education available to the people of Uttarakhand. And Swami Rama Himalayan University (SRHU) today stands as a realization of that dream!
Promoted by Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust (HIHT) and with the legacy of Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences (HIMS), the first private medical college of the state and the first to introduce PhD in medical studies, SRHU is established under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956, enacted vide an Act of Uttarakhand No. 12 of 2013.
We transform lives
Our University is a teaching & learning center that helps the Youth transform into effective Managers, skilled Engineers, caring Doctors, expert Surgeons, compassionate Nurses, efficient Paramedics, adept Yoga Practitioners, creative Bio Technologists and true Researchers. Student academic education and proficiency is built by dissemination of knowledge through Industry driven curricula, contemporary teaching methods, and internationally recognized pedagogy.
We provide the platform
Through 62+ UG, PG and Doctoral Programs, 46+ teaching departments, 3000+ faculty & staff and a state-of-the-art infrastructure including 1200+ bed PG teaching hospital, 100+ Laboratories, Central Library stocked with over 35000 books & internet access to over 4 lakh books through World Book Library, 500 seat acoustically treated auditorium, world class sports complex, hostels & residential facilities, etc., we have dedicated ourselves in building an educated, healthy and community conscious individual.
Our holistic approach to education is aided by Yoga, Science of Joyful Living Workshops, Community Outreach programs etc. With dedicated efforts towards acquiring educational excellence we have built a strong community of 10000+ Alumni world over.
We are a vibrant community
SRHU is built on a strong tradition of student participation in co-curricular & extra-curricular activities, and SRHU staff & faculty equally contribute to creating a vibrant community. In addition, through collaborations with Industries and national & international Universities / educational institutes, such as IIT Roorkee, IBM, IBC International Business School – Denmark, Laurea University of Applied Sciences – Finand, Rostock University – Germany, AIIMS, etc., students get best support to make the most out of their university experience.
We are unique
SRHU has a rich legacy of Himalayan Hospital (HH) and Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences (HIMS), the first private hospital and medical college of Uttarakhand. Our uniqueness is attributed to being the:-
We are green
SRHU has eco-friendly & energy efficient campus spread over 200 acres. 43% of University electricity is generated through solar power plants. Through our Sewage Treatment Plan we are treating 7 lakh liters of water every day. Through rain water harvesting we are recharging ground water with 40 crore liters per annum and through waterless urinal technology toilets, we are saving more than 76 lakhs liters of water per annum. Moreover, the lush green spaces at our campus are home to variety, migratory and rare species of birds.
We reach out
SRHU has an outstanding history of community-based activities, running profound public health education programs and committed participation in national health programs. With its various peripheral health centers and collaboration with NGOS &international bodies, we have created a huge impact in the way health and education is served in the rural areas.
October 2017, a Polytechnic College was opened in service to the community in the Hill region.
Hitherto, we have provided free plastic surgery to over 9000 children with cleft lip and palate and organized over 250 free medical and health camps in the hinterlands of Uttarakhand.
Besides, covered 325 villages through water & sanitation projects, facilitated over 250 water supply schemes and constructed toilets for 14000 families, 50 schools & 10 Aganvadicentres. Till date, we have supported 200,000+ women and 19,000+ children, provided health education to 10,000+ school students, counselled 111,000+ adolescents, set up 64 disabled people’s organization at village level, etc.