Rajasthan University of Health Sciences

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Rajasthan University of Health Sciences
Rajasthan University of Health Sciences logo.jpg
Motto स्वास्थ्य सेवा राष्ट्र सेवा
Type Public
Established 25 February 2005[1]
Chancellor Hon'ble Governor of Rajasthan
Vice-Chancellor Dr. Raja Babu Panwar
Address Sector-18, Kumbha Marg, Pratap Nagar Tonk Road, Jaipur, India
26°47′51″N 75°49′36″E / 26.7975°N 75.8266°E / 26.7975; 75.8266Coordinates: 26°47′51″N 75°49′36″E / 26.7975°N 75.8266°E / 26.7975; 75.8266
Campus Urban , Multiple
Affiliations UGC
Website www.ruhsraj.org

Rajasthan University of Health Sciences is a State university located in Pink City Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. It was established on 25 February 2005 under The Rajasthan University of Health Sciences (Act of Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha), 2005 (Act No. 1 of 2005) and started functioning on January 2006[2].It has its own college and acts as affliating university to all Government & Society run [Also supports them in academic and research purposes][2] and some privately run medical colleges in Rajasthan.


In 2005, Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha passed the act which replaced Rajasthan University as affliating university to Government medical colleges in the western state of Rajasthan. Dr. P. P. S. Mathur, Senior Professor, Neurosurgery and Medical Superintendent, Sawai Man Singh Hospital, Jaipur served as the first Vice-Chancellor of the university. He was succeeded by Dr. Ashok Panagariya. It established its own university college in the year 2014 which goes by the same name. [3]Earlier it functioned only as affliating university.


The university runs the following undergraduate and postgraduate courses:[4]

  • Medical courses: postgraduate education in medical studies, MBBS, Diploma courses.
  • Dental courses: MDS, BDS.
  • Nursing courses: M.Sc., B.Sc. Nursing, Post basic B.Sc. nursing
  • Paramedical science courses
  • Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy courses, B.A.S.L.P.(Bachelor in Audiology & Speech Language Pathology)
  • Pharmacy courses: D. Pharm, B. Pharm and M.Pharm.

Affiliated colleges[edit]

The following are affiliated to the university:

8 Medical colleges, 10 UG Dental colleges (BDS), 4 Postgraduate dental colleges (MDS), 43 B.Sc. Nursing Colleges, 2 M.Sc. Nursing Colleges, 6 Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Colleges, 41 Pharmacy colleges (B. Pharmacy), 27 Pharmacy (D. Pharma), 30 Bachelor of Physiotherapy Colleges (BPT) and 4 M.Pharma colleges, with Bachelor of Occupational Therapy College (BOT), B.SC. Radiation Technology College, Post Basic Diploma In Oncology Nursing College, B.SC. (HONS.) ,Ophthalmic Technology College .

Medical colleges[edit]

University Medical College:

  • RUHS College Of Medical Sciences, Jaipur

Government Medical Colleges :

Society Medical Colleges :

  • Jhalawar Medical College, Jhalawar[6]
  • Rajmata Vijya Raje Scindia Medical College , Bhilwara
  • Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Medical College , Churu
  • Medical College , Pali
  • Medical College , Sikar
  • Medical College , Dungarpur
  • Medical College , Bharatpur
  • Medical College , Barmer

Private Medical College :

American Institute of Medical Sciences , Rajsamand

Pharmacy colleges[edit]

Post-basic B.Sc. nursing colleges[edit]

  • Government College of Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, Jaipur
  • Annapurana Medical Training Institute (College of Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing)

M.Sc.nursing colleges[edit]

  • Government Medical college, Jodhpur
  • Government College of Nursing, Jaipur
  • Bhagwan Mahaveer Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Jaipur
  • Government college of Nursing, Udaipur

B.Sc.Nursing Colleges[edit]

  • Institute of Medical Technology and Nursing Education, Seetapura, Jaipur.
  • S G Nursing college, Bhinmal, Jalore.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "history". rajasthan university of health sciences. Retrieved 24 November 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Rajasthan University for Health Sciences". www.ruhsraj.org. Retrieved 2018-09-24.
  3. ^ "RUHS Medical College Jaipur: Admission, Fees, Courses, NEET Cut off". Edufever. 2017-10-31. Retrieved 2018-09-24.
  4. ^ "Courses". Ruhs. Retrieved 26 November 2011.
  5. ^ "Govt. Medical Colleges". education.rajasthan.gov.in. Retrieved 2018-09-24.
  6. ^ "Society Medical Colleges (Including Raj-MES)". education.rajasthan.gov.in. Retrieved 2018-09-24.

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