The Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPIMS) started conducting academic sessions from the year 1983 onwards. This premier medical institute is traceable to Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh and has the recognition of the Medical Council of India. The SGPIMS has been built to honor the memory of Sanjay Gandhi. Also, the SGPIMS offers super-specialty teaching, tertiary medical care, training, and research. The official website of the SGPIMS is http://www.sgpgi.ac.in/.
At SGPIMS, students can pursue a variety of medical courses. These include BSc, MD, DM, MSc (Medical Laboratory Technology), MD, PhD, Post-Doctoral Certificate Course, Post Doctoral Fellowships, Senior Residency, among others. Also, they can choose among different specializations under the given courses.
Under the 3-year MD programs that SGPIMS offers, the different specializations are Transfusion Medicine, Microbiology, Anaesthesiology, Nuclear Medicine, Radiotherapy, Pathology, and Radio Diagnosis.
To be eligible for the MSc course, the applicant has to secure an MBBS degree from a recognized institute. However, as part of the selection process, the authorities also consider their NEET PG of the candidates to admit students.
How to apply?
The process of admitting students in SGPIMS ensues online. On the home page of the official website of the SGPIMS, the aspirants should download the ‘Online Application Form’. The next step is to fill in the mandatory particulars of the application form.
Moreover, they have to upload the requisite documents and make payment of the application fee. Then, they must submit their applications for the system to display the ‘Confirmation Page’. This acknowledgment copy is required for record purposes, so candidates should maintain a print copy of the same.
The SGPIMS campus spans 550 acres, with a host of facilities to propel the all-round progress of the pupils. Among the amenities that the institute provides are hostels, computer facilities, and a well-equipped library – to list a few.
Besides, they can avail placements and internships to get the required experience to excel in their careers in the healthcare industry.