About the institute -
At a Glance
A Super-specialty Teaching and Referral Institute with State-of-the-Art-Technology. Registered as an Autonomous Institute under Meghalaya Societies Act 1983.
A Postgraduate Tertiary Care Medical Institute under the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare - The First in North East established by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, in 1987.
An Institute of National Importance -Declared by the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India on January 22, 2000.
Center of Excellence for Medical Education and Human Health Resource Development- Only medical institute of the country to be declared 'Centre of Excellence' on January 3, 2007, by Parliament.
The Hospital started in the Interim Hospital Facility (IHF) in Polo on 20th August 1998 with OPD Services and was shifted to the Permanent Campus in Mawdiangdiang in the year 2007.
Permanent Campus at Mawdiangdiang, Shillong is spread over a lush green area measuring about 273 Acres.
Presently it offers several professional courses at Graduate, Postgraduate & Post Doctoral levels that are affiliated to the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), a Central University. The Institute has a Medical College and also a Nursing College running undergraduate courses recognised by Medical Council of India and Indian Nursing Council.
Awaiting Autonomous status as "Deemed University" by an Act of Parliament.
The Institute has –
Doctors : 205
Nurses : 389
Paramedical and other staffs : 518
Group C and D Outsourced Staff : 769
Security Personnel Outsorced : 205
The hospital has 531 beds at present with Hospital User-Friendly and Eco-Friendly patient care system.
Address of Old Campus:
Interim Hospital Facility, Lawmali Polo Hills, Shillong.
Number of Beds at old campus :
30 (18 Beds Gastroenterology, 12 Beds Cardiology)
Address of the Permanent Campus
North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health & Medical Sciences, (NEIGRIHMS), Mawdiangdiang, Shillong - 793018, Meghalaya.
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Expansion projects in the pipeline:
Buildings for Medical College and Hostels
Buildings for Nursing College and Hostels
Regional Cancer Center
Institute of Paramedical Sciences and Technology
College of Dental Sciences
Separate Super Specialty Blocks for Cardiac Sciences and Neuro Sciences
Separate Block for Maternal and Child Health
Department of Genetic and Molecular Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center
Department of Geratric Medicine
Emergency Medicine/ Regional Trauma Center with Helipad and State-of-the-Art Air Ambulance and Command and Control Room
Medical Education and Human Resource
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery ( MBBS)
The MBBS Programme has been designed taking into account all aspects of health care, patient care, teaching and research. The goal of the programme is to produce Physicians & Surgeons sensitive to the health needs of the country, capable of ministering to those needs and be aware of the necessity of continuing their own education. More emphasis will be towards imparting education to socially responsible persons seeking the knowledge and skills required for the prevention and treatment of disease.
Accident & Emergency
Allied Health Sciences
Chest & T
Obstetrics & Gynecology
M E U
MBBS Fees Structure
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