Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry
The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, under the Government of India since the year 1956, is one of the leading Medical Institutions of India. JIPMER aims to provide high quality learning environment for those undertaking taught and research degrees awarded by JIPMER in the Faculty of Medicine. Teaching and Training for M.B.B.S. Education at JIPMER focuses on health improvement, disease prevention and cure as well as fundamental understanding.
JIPMER imparts Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG) and Super speciality Medical Training through a working hospital (JIPMER Hospital) with a bed strength of 1500 and a Nursing College.
Apart from Undergraduate and Postgraduate medical courses, Postdoctoral courses such as M.Ch. in CTVS, DM (Cardiology) and paramedical courses such as M.Sc. (Medical Biochemistry), BSC Neurotechnology, B.Sc. (Medical Laboratory Technology) B.Sc. (Nursing), B.M.R.Sc., short term Medical Records Technician training, and Ph.D. programmes in basic sciences departments like Anatomy, Microbiology, Physiology and Pharmacology are presently conducted in this Institute. Fellowship courses are available in four disciplines. Full-time Ph.D. Programmes are available in six disciplines.