About PGIMS Pt. B.D. Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Pt. B.D.Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak is situated at a distance of about 240 km from Chandigarh and about 70 km from Delhi on Delhi-Hissar-Sirsa-Fazilka National Highway (NH-10). It is the only major Institution for Medical Education and Research and a tertiary care centre for provision of specialized health care services not only to the people of the State of Haryana, but also to those from Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi and western U.P. The Institute was started under the name of Medical College, Rohtak in the year 1960. For the first three years, the students were admitted to Medical College, Patiala which acted as a host Institution. In 1963, the students were shifted to Rohtak. In the subsequent years, multifaceted expansion measures have transformed the Institute into a fully developed center of Medical Education and research in all the major disciplines of Medicine. In the year 1994, Medical College, Rohtak was renamed as Pt. B.D.Sharma, Medical College, Rohtak and subsequently it was upgraded to a Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in the year 1995. Today Pt. B.D.Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak is a famous institution not only for medical education but also for the health care facilities both at the National as well as International level.
It is my privilege and honour to share my views on the website of PGIMS, Rohtak that our prestigious Institute Pt. B.D. Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak has glorious and illustrious history. It has grown leaps and bounds since then to become the epicentre for patient care from across Haryana as well as neighbouring States. In its nascent stage, Medical College was started as guest Institute in 1960 at Medical College, Patiala. Due to high demand for medical education and a deficient patient care services in the southern part of Haryana which was the then part of Punjab, it was shifted to Rohtak in 1963 during the tenure of Sardar Partap Singh Kairon who was then Chief Minister of Punjab. From a small guest institute to a mammoth and prestigious Institute in the country, it has been on a constant growth path and has never looked back since then.
In order to support the institution in its journey of success, now it has upgraded as Pt. B.D. Sharma, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak. The Institute is renowned throughout the country and world-wide for its impeccable patient care services and quality medical education. It is imparting Post Graduate Degree/Diploma course in all the specialities/super specialties, Under Graduate and other Para-medical education. At present, it ranks among the reputated Medical Colleges in India which proves its quality and supremacy. The institution is much sought after among students for undergoing undergraduate and postgraduate courses throughout the country. The students who graduate from the institute have carved a niche among them and have become top rated health professionals. They always vouch their success to the institution. They always praise the plethora of dedicated teachers who nurtured their dreams and were always present to guide them even today. Graduates of this institution are rendering supreme patient care services and are working in various positions in Medical Institutions not only in India but in many countries abroad as well as have brought laurels to the institution.
With its qualified, dedicated, hardworking faculty, effective administrative functioning and congenial academic environment, the institution is starving to further improve the standards of excellence in teaching and quality of research. To keep pace with the emerging challenges, the institution always reviews its performance from time to time and strives hard to upgrade to the modern standards. Great impetus is given to the research curricula along with quality medical education system. The advancements and adaptations of modern technologies are continuously pursued.
The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak offers its students, faculty and researchers excellent facilities including a world class library, ultra modern physical infrastructure, National and International linkages with reputed institutions, organizations ample avenues and opportunities for their overall development. A truly pulsating campus life is the hall mark of PGIMS, Rohtak. This institution is committed to empower its faculty, researchers and students with knowledge, skills and vision to meet the challenges and opportunities of a rapidly changing world.
This institute warmly welcomes with open arms to all those hard working young faculties and students who have a desire to pursue quality higher education and medical research. I assure them that our exquisite campus will meet all their legitimate requirements to fulfil their ambitions in life and realize their dreams. Institute is committed to provide all the facilities required to make a successful health professional.
Our institute is providing excellent facilities to the faculties, students and Para-medicals for promotion of their teaching and research work. Our hospital is also providing qualitative and excellent patient care services. The patients coming from the far off places/rural areas of Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi etc. and other neighbouring States are looked after well. There is also arrangement of comfortable stay for the attendants of patients.