The first medical college in the state of Uttarakhand, and the first to introduce Ph.D. program in medical sciences in the state, Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences (HIMS) has a unique environment oriented towards ‘learning’. We pride ourselves in having the most competent faculty from the best medical colleges of India and abroad with academic and professional excellence.
Our institute provides excellent facilities to the students so that they can excel in the field of medicine. The learner and teacher are equally essential in the process of learning, thus it is a matter of pride that we have able & experienced faculty to guide and mentor our students.
With a 1200-bed Himalayan Hospital – the largest super-specialty post graduate teaching hospital in the state covering all specialties and super-specialties, we give the students ample opportunities to learn clinical medicine. The departments are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art equipment/ machines and all our labs are NABL accredited.
SHIMS with lush green Wi-Fi enabled campus provides conducive environment for the students, so that they remain focused on learning. Library is open on all working days with latest books and has free access to more than ten thousand national & international journals.
The Department of Medical Education is a unique feature of this institute and has the distinction of being recognized as a Regional Centre for Faculty Development by National Medical Commission of India, to train medical faculty of 19 Medical Colleges of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir.
Apart from MBBS, HIMS runs Postgraduate (M.D., / M.S., Diploma and Certificate) programs duly recognized by MCI NMC in all clinical, pre-clinical and para-clinical branches in addition to Postdoctoral/ Ph.D. and fellowship programs.
It is our endeavor to make the Medical students at the end of their training, competent clinicians health care practitioners who are compassionate, committed to ethical practices and accountable to patients, community & their profession.
Teaching & Training
Student-centric pedagogy that stimulates learning and deep understanding of the subject.
Our academic activities are recognized as progressive and clinically relevant with a focus on practical learning, innovation, skill development, and exposure to the latest advancements in Medical Sciences.
Students receive knowledge and skills through lessons in laboratories, guest lectures from industry experts, tutorials, visits to companies, workshops, seminars, inter-disciplinary programs & projects, small group activities and individual discussions, selectively utilizing multimedia and digital platforms.
Students also get extensive exposure in specialist labs, conferences, seminars, special workshops, research-based projects, and assignments/field projects.
Besides theoretical knowledge students are empowered with applied skills such as field postings, patient interactions, training in a simulated environments to deal with treatment procedures and exposure critical to patient management and rehabilitation
Institute of Medical Sciences has a highly competent team of experienced & dedicated faculty with a combination of academia and clinical. Entire HIMS teaching faculty has doctoral degrees and are research experts who help render quality education to undergraduate and postgraduate students assisting them in developing expertise and in-depth understanding of the paramedical sciences.
Our Placement Cell has exceptional links with healthcare industry and leading research institutions, besides providing ‘Summer Internship’ and 100% placement support.
Highest package INR 25 Lakhs p.a.
Our students have been placed at Himalayan Hospital, AIIMS, Apollo Hospitals, Max Healthcare, Fortis Healthcare, Medanta Hospital, etc.