HIHT University was established under the aegis of the Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust, which is the sponsoring society of the University. The university was founded by a great yogi, scientist, philosopher, philanthropist, researcher and writer, H.H. Dr. Swami Rama.
HIHT University offers both undergraduate and post graduate courses. Today, the college has become a focus point for all those students who want to become a doctor or nurse in their distant future. HIHT University is known for providing a wide range of under graduate and post graduate medical courses that are given below:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Doctor of Medicine in General Medicine
Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing
Doctor of Medicine in Forensic Medicine
Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry
Doctor of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Doctor of Medicine in Paediatrics
Doctor of Medicine in Anasthesia
Doctor of Medicine in Dermatology
Doctor of Medicine in Radiodiagnosis & Imaging
Doctor of Medicine in Community Medicine
Doctor of Medicine in Pathology
Doctor of Medicine in Physiology
Every year in the month of January, the University conducts the all India level Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination (PGMEE). A merit list is prepared based on this examination. The candidates are called for counseling in the month of February/March. The session starts from May.
The information brochure is made available by the University sometime in the month of November/December of the year previous to the admission year. The information regarding the availability of the brochure is widely publicized through national newspapers.
Eligibility Criteria : (i) A candidate, who holds an MBBS degree from a recognized medical college or a foreign medical degree included in the schedules of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 and who has obtained full registration either from the Medical Council of India (MCI) or from any of the State Medical Councils after completing compulsory rotating internship, shall be eligible to take this examination.
(ii) A candidate, who after passing the final qualifying examination (MBBS or the foreign medical degree recognized by MCI), is undergoing a 12 month compulsory rotating internship and is likely to complete the same by 31st March of the admission year, can also take up this examination. The candidate must produce a certificate from the head of the institution that he/she will be completing internship by 31st March of the admission year. But he/she will not be eligible for admission unless he/she has completed the compulsory rotating internship and obtained full registration on or before 31st March of the admission year.
(iii) The cut-off dates for the recognition of Medical Colleges for the year of admission will be 31st October of the previous year. The colleges recognized after this date will not be considered.
HIHT is committed to the premise that all human beings have the right to health education and economic self sufficiency . The University is situated in the lush green valley of Dehradun in Uttarakhand on the Rishikesh-Dehradun highway adjacent to the Dehradun airport. The peaceful serene beauty provides ideal atmosphere for students to concentrate on their aim of becoming a doctor. The University spreads over 250 acres with all the modern facilities. The HIHT University has its own 750 bed multi-specialty tertiary care hospital for teaching and training purpose.
Swami Rama Nagar,
India - 248140