GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences And Research, Visakhapatnam

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GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

Name of the Institute GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam
Also Known As GIMSR Visakhapatnam
Year Of Establishment 2015
Location (State/City) Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Institute Type Private
Affiliated With Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM University) Deemed, Visakhapatnam
Approved By NMC
Course Offered MBBS

B.Sc Paramedical Courses

PG programmes (MD / MS)

Total Intake 150
Official Website
Address GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (GIMSR), GITAM (Deemed to be Univerrsity), Gandhi Nagar Campus, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam-530045 (Andhra Pradesh)  Visakhapatnam
Contact Details 0891-2972062, 2866450,, 

About GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, popularly known as GIMSR, was established in the year 2015. It is the first deemed medical college in the private sector in Andhra Pradesh, established beside the picturesque GITAM University in Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, with all modern amenities conducive to student learning. Today, GIMSR is a name synonymous with quality medical education which attracts people not only from Andhra Pradesh and neighbouring Telangana but also from other states across India.

GIMSR has one of the most pleasing learning environments in Andhra Pradesh with infrastructure and faculty that support students to hone their skills to become outstanding medical professionals. True to its mission that states that “To impart futuristic and comprehensive education of global standards with a high sense of discipline and social relevance in a serene and invigorating environment”.

GIMSR has strong academic and research linkages supported by multidisciplinary colleges in the GITAM University across the three campuses in Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad and Bengaluru. It gives our students and faculty incredible opportunities to learn and do research, true to the vision statement of the institute “To become a global leader in higher education”.

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Going by the quality policy of the college “To achieve global standards and excellence in teaching, research and consultancy by creating an environment in which the faculty and students share a passion for creating, sharing, and applying knowledge to continuously improve the quality of education”, GITAM (Deemed to be) University, including GIMSR is spread on sprawling campus. It offers all the facilities to the students and the faculty that is conducive to learning, including museums, library, skill labs, sports grounds, gymnasium and international level indoor multi-purpose sports complex, Wi-Fi facilities on the entire campus, e-learning facilities, online library access, hospital and emergency care facilities, counselling for students, teacher-guardians and inter and intradisciplinary research facilities to hone the research skills.

Department / Specialties in GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Bio-chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathology
  • Micro-biology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Community Medicine
  • Medical Education Unit

Facilities / Infrastructure in GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

  • Medical education unit
  • Library
  • Student disciplinary
  • Sports Club

The GIMSR Sports Club mission is to provide students with a unique opportunity to develop sporting and leadership opportunities, organizational and fiscal management skills in a fun and safe sporting environment where participants can build a sense of community and camaraderie.

  • Anti-ragging
  • Skill lab

The skill lab houses basic and advanced skill trainer mannequins. The focus is on developing technical and communication skills and team work. All the sessions are conducted by a team of dedicated trainers who are not only very experienced but also very passionate about continuously upgrading the facility so as to make it a centre of excellence.

  • Diagnostic Laboratories

A recent addition to the Diagnostic Armamentarium of the Medical College, established in the Department of Microbiology – NABL Accredited, ICMR approved Biosafety level 2 Laboratory for detection and quantification of known and unknown viral pathogens. Infectious diseases can be diagnosed rapidly with ease and specificity especially for those which are non cultivable. Valuable tool in outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics.

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  • Lecture Halls

The desire to learn will awaken a person in a right setting. A glance at the class rooms of GIMSR will initiate the desire to learn. The 5 Lecture Theatres are air-conditioned with seating capacity of 180 each are well equipped with audio visual teaching aids and e-class facilities.

  • Bank

An extension counter of Union Bank of India is situated within the campus to cater the need of students and staff members for maintaining saving account with minimum balance. This bank offers all facilities available from any premiere standard bank of India to its customers. This fully computerized bank offers world-class services and gives the students and people in campus an ease to handle their money

  • Hostels

A majority of the students come from other cities and towns. Therefore, providing residential facilities becomes a prime task. GIMSR has laid out well demarcated hostels for boys and girls separately. Nurses too have been allotted separate hostels. The living conditions are comfortable to meet their requirements. Hygienic and nutritious food is provided in the Canteen. At all times safety and security of the people residing in the campus is ensured and assured. T.V. rooms and indoor gym facilities are provided.

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  • Food Courts

At present 07 food courts cater to the needs of the students and staff on the campus. These food courts are located in different places of the campus and serve different types of food to suit the divergent taste of the students and staff:

Bheemas, Annapurna, Sai Ram, Blue Bells, Sub Way, Frankie, Coca Cola Happiness Station

  • NSS

NSS GIMSR UNIT XVII has been always on their toes to serve and spread awareness. Since 2016 we have whole heartedly and proudly served the needy, organized events, awareness camps and medical camps free of cost and have taken a pledge to do so in future. We also have adopted a few schools (primary school at Marikavalasa, Mangamarpeta High School, Balasadan a Government run Girls orphanage at Bheemili).

Affiliated Hospitals for GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Hospital

GITAM Hospital was started in the year 2010 in an unitary campus of 29.9 acres. Students at GIMSR will get an opportunity to interact with, and learn from, some of the best professionals in their field of specialisation. The academic team is selected as much for their professional competence as for their passion to teaching. We believe that learning should be mutually rewarding and enjoyable; and students will find a congenial atmosphere to open up and access to their teachers. Our focus on universal healthcare translates to unmatched opportunities for students and researchers to work on public health issues and understand the challenges.

Our 29-acre area includes sophisticated learning resources such as e libraries, labs and museums. It also has a full range of student amenities such as hostels, cafeteria, gyms and recreation facilities. Our ultra modern infrastructural facilities motivate the Staff & Students alike, to scale greater heights. The State-of-the-art facilities include 11 Operation Theatres(9 major, 2 minor), a Post Operative Ward, Acute Medical Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Burns Intensive Care Unit (BURNS ICU).

GIMSR is endowed 24 hours Central Laboratory under the supervision of qualified Pathologist, Micro-biologist and Biochemist for all routine and special Hematological, Serological, Micro Biological and Bio-chemical tests. The Radiology department is provided with X-ray machines of 600 MA, 400 MA and two mobile x-rays (100 MA and 60 MA) supported by two Ultrasound Machines. Ambulance services (2 Nos.) are made available at Hospital premises round the clock (24 x 7).

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Hospital Facilities

  1. Regular General/Speciality Medical Services
  • General Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Chest & TB
  • DVL
  • Psychiatry
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • ENT
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dental
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Infertility Clinic
  • Cancer Detection Clinic
  1. Operation Theatres – 11 nos.(9 major, 2 minor)
  2. Blood Bank facilities
  • Components and whole blood
  1. Components available:
  • Packed RBC
  • FFP
  • Single donor -platelets (SDP)
  • Cryoprecipitate
  1. Central Laboratories / Radiology Diagnostic Services
  • Pathology
  • Hematology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Cytology
  • Histopathology
  • Histo Chemistry
  1. Bio – Chemistry
  • Blood Analysis
  • Hormone Assays
  • Body Fluids

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  1. Microbiology
  • Bacteriology
  • Serology
  • Virology
  • Parasitology
  • Mycology
  • Immunology
  • Tuberculosis
  1. Radiology Diagnostic Services
  • Digital / Conventional X – Ray
  • Ultrasound
  • ECG (4 Channel)
  1. ICU’s
  • ICU
  • SICU
  • NICU
  • PICU
  1. Emergency OT nearby Casualty
  • Labour Block
  • Separate Septic / Non Septic
  • Facilities for Painless Deliveries
  • Eclampsia
  • Nursery
  • Pre Labour Beds
  • Post Labour Beds
  1. Ancillary Services
  • Registration
  • Out Patient
  • In Patient
  • MRD
  1. Physiotherapy

Eligibility & Admission Process for GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam

Eligibility MBBS

– Pass with minimum 50 % marks in Intermediate (Bi.P.C)

– Must Qualify in NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test)

Admission Process

Admission to the MBBS programme is based on candidates’ performance in NEET. Once the NEET results are declared, then the eligible candidates are called for counselling process.

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