Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences

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Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences
इंदिरा गाँधी आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान
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Type Institute under State Legislature Act
Established 1983
Director Prof. (Dr.) N.R. Biswas
Location Patna, Bihar, India
25°36′28.77″N 85°10′03.06″E / 25.6079917°N 85.1675167°E / 25.6079917; 85.1675167
Campus Urban
Nickname IGIMS
Affiliations University Grants Commission (UGC), Medical Council of India (MCI) & Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences an Institute under State Legislature Act, was established on 19 November 1983 as an autonomous organisation on the pattern of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. The estimated budget was 1.10 billion rupees which was later revised to 133 Crores. It is one of the main health care institutions in the state of Bihar. It is the only superspecialist institute of Bihar. The institute provides education in medicine and conducts health and medicinal research.It got affiliation of medical college from MCI in September 2011. It has 100 MBBS seat. First batch started from October 2011.It is 3rd medical college in patna and 10th in bihar. It is recognised to provide degree of MBBS, MD, MS, M.Ch, DM, DNB and various paramedical degrees. On 12 July 2013, Medical Council of India (MCI) granted permission to IGIMS, Patna, to admit 100 students for its MBBS course in academic session 2013-14.[1]

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Following Clinical Departments are functional at IGIMS :

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