Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences

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Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
ರಾಜೀವ್ ಗಾಂಧಿ ಆರೋಗ್ಯ ವಿಜ್ಞಾನಗಳ ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯ
Logo of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.png
Logo of RGUHS
Motto Right For Rightful Health Science Education
Type Public
Established 1996
Chancellor Honorable Governor of Karnataka
Vice-Chancellor Dr.K S Ravindranath
Undergraduates 33,270
Postgraduates 6,217
Location Bangalore, Karnataka, India
12°55′34.04″N 77°35′33.15″E / 12.9261222°N 77.5925417°E / 12.9261222; 77.5925417
Campus Urban
Affiliations UGC
Website www.rguhs.ac.in

Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences also known as RGUHS, centered in Bangalore, India, is a public, unitary university set up in 1996 by the government of Karnataka, India, for the regulation and promotion of higher education in health sciences throughout the state of Karnataka. RGUHS is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities, UK.[1]

Colleges affiliated to RGUHS has been consistently ranked as top medical, dental and paramedical colleges of India.[2][3]


  1. ^ https://www.acu.ac.uk/membership/acu-members/asia-central-south?country_id=102&items_perpage=20&pageID=6
  2. ^ http://www.dpu.edu.in/Forms/Dental-Colleges-First-Rank.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.successcds.net/Top-Colleges/Medicine-MBBS-Top-25.htm

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