Government Medical College, Amritsar was founded in 1920, and is formerly known as Glancy Medical College. In 1947 at the time of partition, it was the only medical college present in Northern India. It is now being governed by Director Research and Medical Education, Punjab. The college is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. It has a 200 bedded emergency and super speciality block.

Facts and figures of Government Medical College, Amritsar

Founding Year

1920

Governing Body

Director Research and Medical Education, Punjab

Affiliation

Baba Farid University of Health Science, Faridkot

Number of beds in emergency department

200 bedded emergency and super speciality block.

Number of beds

951 beds for training of UG and PG students

Laboratory

Clock clinical lab, radiological lab, allied diagnostic lab

How to reach

5km far from Amritsar Junction, Guru Arjun Nagar, Putli Ghar, Amritsar, Punjab

Why choose Government Medical College, Amritsar?

Excellent practice and training environment - Government Medical College in Amritsar is one of the oldest medical colleges in India, from the ara of British rule. It has a total of 951 beds for the practice and training of post graduates, under graduates and paramedical students.

Affiliation with hospitals and study environment - Government Medical College, Amritsar is affiliated with a number of hospitals including Guru Nanak Dev, Sri Guru Teg Bahadur, Sant Ram Dhall, Vidya Sagar Mental, and more. The college offers a large library and a study hall in a separate three storied building. Students get access to hundreds of free medical journals for their research needs.