Established in 1966, Indira Gandhi Medical College was set up in Shimla to provide education in the field of medicine to local students, eventually, the college grew and now it admits nearly 300+ students in its various undergraduate and postgraduate courses with nearly 20 specializations for the students. The college is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University and all the admissions are carried out under its guidelines. The college welcomes students based on their performance in NEET UG and NEET PG examinations.
|Established in | Institution type||1966 | Government|
|Affiliated to||Himachal Pradesh University|
|Admissions through||Merit-based list|
|Entrance exam||NEET U.G, NEET P.G|
|Courses offered||MBBS, MD, MS, DM, Nursing|
|Facilities||Hostel, library, and sports clubs|
IGMC Shimla provides assistance in 3 undergraduate courses and 5 postgraduate courses with nearly 20 specializations in the field of medicine and surgery. Some of the courses are tabulated below:
|B.Sc Paramedical courses||Anesthesia and OT techniques Laboratory Radiology and imaging Renal Dialysis techniques||Eligibility: Intermediate graduate and CET merit rank|
Duration: 3 years
|MBBS||Medical||Eligibility: Intermediate graduate and NEET U.G. merit rank|
Duration: 5.5 years
|MD/MS||Anesthesiology Anatomy Community medicine||Eligibility: MBBS and NEET P.G merit rank|
Duration: 3 years
|M.Sc Nursing||Nursing||Eligibility: B.Sc Nursing|
Duration: 2 years
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Indira Gandhi Medical College at Shimla offers an array of courses to help students specialize in the medical fraternity. The college offers B.Sc and M.Sc. in Nursing, MBBS, MD, MS, and DNB courses in medical courses. There are also technical courses Anesthesia, Operation Theatre, and Laboratory Science.
To apply for the courses at IGMC, the following steps should be followed:
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Indira Gandhi Medical College does not have placement facilities. But the college provides a lot of opportunities for a paid internship and higher education with a stipend. And yet, there are a lot of hospitals and places where there is a good demand for doctors in the field. Thus doctors would usually get medical jobs quite easily.
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The college has a scholarship for its finest students. The top three scorers of each batch, each year get the stipend of INR 200 per month which is INR 2400 per annum. The college also assists in gaining government scholarships. There are scholarships for economically weaker students and scholarships for SC, ST and OBC candidates. The state government also has meritorious students scholarships.
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The college has a number of facilities to aid learning in the institution:
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The college is run by 207 doctors from 20 departments of the college, each of them having a minimum experience of 5-10 years. There are numerous departments that are working for a hassle-free stay of the student by these professors like the student grievances cell and the anti-ragging cell.
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Ques. What are the hostel charges?
Ques. Is the hostel available to B.Sc students?
Ques. What is the intake of DM cardiology and MCH CTVS?
Ques. What is the intake of M.Sc Nursing?
Ques. What is the procedure for admission in M.Sc?