The All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) are a group of public medical institutes of higher education. These institutes are considered to be the most coveted ones for which the number of aspirants taking part goes up to 3 lakhs. AIIMS has been declared as the Institutes of National importance by an Act of the Parliament. Established in 1956, AIIMS Delhi is the fore-runner parent institution which is responsible for holding the admission processes each year. As of now, AIIMS offers admission to 807 seats which is available across nine functional institutions that include – New Delhi, Rishikesh, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur, Guntur, and Nagpur.
To know more about the details of each AIIMS read below.
AIIMS – New Delhi
Situated in the country capital, AIIMS Delhi conducts research and teaching in 42 disciplines. AIIMS Delhi was ranked first among the medical colleges in India by the Week, Outlook India and India Today. Created as an autonomous institution, AIIMS Delhi was established in 1956. It serves as a nucleus for nurturing excellence in all aspect of healthcare. There are twenty-five clinical departments including four super speciality centres in AIIMS Delhi. It has a main campus located in Ansari Nagar in Delhi. Apart from that, AIIMS Delhi has another campus in Jhajjar or Badsa. The other campuses include AIIMS Ballabhgarh campus and AIIMS Ghaziabad campus. The institute manages a 60 bedded hospital Comprehensive Rural Health Centre at Ballabgarh in Haryana through which it provides a health cover to about 2.5 lakh population.
AIIMS Delhi runs a college of Nursing and trains students for B.Sc.(Hons.) Nursing post-certificate) degrees. The institute is renowned for providing speciality and super-speciality tertiary care services in more than 50 areas. With a well-equipped library, hostels, gym, swimming pool, basketball, volleyball, squash, soccer and tennis courts, AIIMS Delhi offers several undergraduates, post-graduate, and super-specialization courses. It also offers a doctorate degree. The class size is limited to 73 (MBBS) + 10 (MTR) + 19 (OPH) per year.
AIIMS – Bhopal
AIIMS Bhopal is one of the seven All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) which were established in 2012 under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY) by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. It is a medical research public institution located in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. AIIMS Bhopal offers graduation and post-graduation courses to students. Apart from Medical college, AIIMS Bhopal too has a hospital and Nursing college. The college employs an academic staff of around 550 people. As of 2016, 450 medical students were pursuing MBBS courses, 240 students were pursuing nursing degrees. The institute started the PG courses in 2017. AIIMS Bhopal takes 100 students for MBBS, and 60 for nursing every year.
AIIMS – Bhubaneswar
AIMS Bhubaneswar operates under the aegis of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Established in 2012, this institution is situated outside the city of Bhubaneswar. It is divided into three sections – a hospital, a medical college and student housing area which is under construction. The hospital has 978 beds and is expected to get 350-bed satellite location in Kalama village. The medical college has 41 departments while the residential complex consists of three Boys hostels and two girls Hostels for Undergraduate Students of MBBS, Nursing, and Allied Sciences.
AIIMS – Jodhpur
AIIMS Jodhpur is situated in the outskirts of Jodhpur city. The foundation stone of the AIIMS Jodhpur was laid back in 2004 by then Finance Minister Jaswant Singh while the institute became operational in 2012. From 2013, AIIMS Jodhpur started admitting 100 MBBS and 60 B.Sc Nursing (Hons) students. It began OPD services in 2013, MD courses in 2016 and postgraduate courses in 2017 with 20 departments and 56 seats.
AIIMS Patna is also one of the six AIIMS which the government decided to set up in 2004. Officially known as Jayaprakash Narayan All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS Patna is a medical college and medical research public university which is based in Patna, Bihar. After a series of observations by Patna High Court, AIIMS Patna started operating on 25 December 2012. The first batch had 50 students; however, the intake was doubled in the following year. Currently, the institute has nearly 108 faculty members and also BSc. nursing students. The total bed strength procured by AIIMS – P is nearly 400.
AIIMS – Raipur
AIIMS Raipur is situated in Raipur, Chattisgarh, at an accessible location. The campus comprises of a medical college, nursing institute, mortuary, hostels and a 930 hospital which is operational since February 2014. It also provides other facilities like low-cost medical care and treatment, IPD services, emergency services, and AYUSH services. The AIIMS Raipur is well equipped with Open Gymnasium, Volleyball Court, Badminton Court, Cricket Ground etc.
AIIMS – Rishikesh
AIIMS Rishikesh started its academic session in 2012 with 50 MBBS students. As of now, there are 100 MBBS seats available for the students. Post-graduation in various fields is available in AIIMS Rishikesh.
AIIMS – Mangalagiri
AIIMS Mangalagiri is one of the phase IV AIIMS which were announced in July 2014. The academic session of AIIMS Mangalagiri began in 2018 from a temporary campus at Government Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada. It is expected that the campus will remain temporary for two more years. The necessary faculty has been appointed in AIIMS Vijayawada for all eight departments. One lecture hall has also been refurbished with modern amenities.
AIIMS – Nagpur
Located in Nagpur city of Maharashtra, AIIMS Nagpur got approved in 2014 and commenced its academic session in 2018. Currently, operations have started in a temporary campus at Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur. Construction work on the permanent campus began in 2017 and is expected to be completed in 2021.
The Government has approved 11 more AIIMS in June 2018 which will be Present in the following Cities.
|AIIMS Gorakhpur||Gorakhpur||Uttar Pradesh||Phase IV|
|AIIMS Kalyani||Kalyani||West Bengal|
|AIIMS Kamrup||Changsari||Assam||Phase V|
|AIIMS Jammu||Vijay Pur||Jammu and Kashmir|
|AIIMS Kashmir||Awantipora||Jammu and Kashmir|
|AIIMS Bilaspur||Bilaspur||Himachal Pradesh|
|AIIMS Deoghar||Deoghar||Jharkhand||Phase VI|
Location Map of All India Institutes of Medical Sciences