Education in India

Institute of Medical Sciences - IMS BHU Varanasi India

Quite prominent and reputed nationwide is the Institute of medical Sciences runs by the BHU of Varanasi. This institute of medical sciences is one of the three well-established institutions of this prestigious and central-funded Banaras Hindu University. Thus, this institute of medical sciences varanasi, is not administered directly under the DGHS of the Ministry of Health and Family welfare, the Government of India. The internationally reputed BHU is an autonomous central university established under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) of the Govt. of India. Now, in this article, we are providing comprehensive and highly profitable information about this ims bhu, the the various medical courses offered by this institute of medical sciences india. This visionary institute of medical sciences was set up in the year 1960, as the college of medical sciences under the management of BHU.

Now, ims varanasi india, is a well-developed medical institute and hospital, with 33 departments of Modern Medicine, 4 departments of Dentistry, a large school of Nursing, and eleven big departments of Ayurveda. The spacious and glamorous campus of ims bhu is located in front part of the massive university, and like other institutes of BHU, this IMS is also residential and co-educational. The residential section of the campus of this IMS is trim and placid, punctuated with small and beautiful parks; while its hospital section is often found quite busy and crowded. The main and ultimate roles of this institute of medical sciences varanasi, are to provide world-class medical education at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, to be a trendsetter in constructive and fruitful medical research, and to provide medical care and service of high order to patients.

The academic section of IMS has the following three major faculties:

  • Faculty of Medicine - This offers courses of MBBS, B. Sc (Nursing), MD, MS, M. Sc (Health Statistics), a variety of postgraduate diploma courses, PhD, and super-specialty courses of DM and MCh. These courses are offered in a rather wide-range of medical disciplines.
  • Faculty of Dental Sciences - This provides courses of BDS and MDS.
  • Faculty of Ayurveda - This faulty department conducts a broad range of courses in Ayurveda, like BAMS, MD (Ay), MS (Ay), B. Pharma (Ay), and an array of PhD and postgraduate Diploma courses.

Every year this renowned medical center of the country provides admissions to about 85 MBBS students, 80 MD and MS candidates, 60 BDS students, 60 B. Sc (Nursing) students, 50 students for BAMS, 20 MD (Ay)/MS (Ay) students, and 04 candidates for MDS course, and a great many students for its post-graduate diploma and certificate courses, B. Pharma (Ay) course, and the M. Sc course. Bright and meritorious students for its illustrious MBBS courses are chosen on the basis of its highly competitive BHU-PMT medical entrance examination, and also on the basis of the All India Medical Entrance test conducted every year by the Govt. of India. And, highly competent candidates for its various courses in medicine, dentistry, and ayurveda at undergraduate and post graduate levels, are chosen on the basis of BHU's national-level common entrance test conducted in varanasi and other cities of the whole country. For acquiring the latest information about its courses and other necessary things, visitors are advised to visit its website (