Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - PGIMER
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) is one of the medical and research institutions of Asia. Located in Chandigarh, India, it is recognized for its education, medical research and training facilities as well as for its graduates.
PGIMER was established as an institute by an Act of Parliament. PGIMER is an educational institute that imparts postgraduate medical training in several disciplines and a working hospital that provides medical care to a large number of patients.
PGIMER started in 1962 and Pt Jawahar Lal Nehru inaugurated the hospital now named "Nehru Hospital" on 7th July 1963. The Institute was originally under the Government of undivided Punjab. After the reorganization of the state, the administrative control of the institute passed on to the Union Territory of Chandigarh in November 1966. The Institute became an autonomous body under the Act of Parliament in 1967 functioning under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, with the following mandate.
|Company Type||Medical/Hospital/Health Service|
|Company Head Office||Sector-12, Chandigarh PIN- 160012, INDIA.|
|Contact Number||0091-172-2746018, 2756565, 2747585 / Fax: 0091-172-2744401, 2745078|