Government Medical College, Haldwani, Uttarakhand

Government Medical College, Haldwani, Uttarakhand

  • India
Name of the College Government Medical College (Prev.Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust Med.Col.), Haldwani
Also Known As GMC Haldwani
Year Of Establishment 2001
Location (State/City) Haldwani, Uttarakhand
College Type Government
Affiliated With Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Uttarakhand Medical Education University, Dehradun
Approved By NMC
Course Offered MBBS
Total Intake 125
Official Website
Address Government Medical College, Rampur Road, Haldwani (Nainital) -263139 (Uttarakhand) Haldwani
Contact Details 05946-255255, 255926, 234104, 234397, 234761, 05946-235677, 282578

About Government Medical College, Haldwani

The foundation of Medical College laid by Shri Romesh Bhandari, the then Hon’ble Governor of U.P. on 19th March 1997.  Approximately 90 acres of land have acquired for this purpose.

With this background the UFHT Medical College started in 2004-05 with its first intake of 100 MBBS students. Since then, its journey has been continuous and in the span of just five years it has bloomed up into a full-fledged recognized College. It manned and managed by highly qualified and dedicated senior professors and professionals of repute in their respective fields providing medical services of excellence to the people of Uttarakhand.

By the Notification No. 487 /XXVIII (1)/2010-08(3)/2009 dated April 30, 2010 of Govt. of Uttarakhand “Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust” has been dissolved & all the five Institutions operational under the Trust have taken over by Department of Medical Education, Govt. of Uttarakhand to work as Government Medical College, Haldwani from May 1, 2010.

  • MBBS (100 seats)
  • MD / MS (70 seats)

Government Medical College, Haldwani is the First Post Graduate college in Uttarakhand, recognised by Medical Council of India & Government of India. The Medical college houses the departments (Pre & Para Clinical) of Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Social & Preventive Medicine and Biochemistry and the laboratories for under graduate students are on par with international standards.

In addition to this the College has 600-bedded teaching Hospital under its gamut, which is a referral Hospital for the Kumaon region. The Hospital provides facility for Clinical Departments. The Hospital provides Quality Health Care Services at govt. prescribed rates and provides free treatment to the BPL patients of the state.

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Department / Specialities is Government Medical College, Haldwani

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Microbiology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Community Medicine
  • General Medicine
  • B & Chest
  • Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
  • Psychiatry
  • Paediatrics
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Ophthalmology
  • N.T
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Radio-Diagnosis
  • Dentistry
  • Animal House

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Facilities / Infrastructure Government Medical College, Haldwani

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Affiliated Hospitals for Government Medical College, Haldwani

Dr. Susheela Tiwari Government Hospital

The current levels of investment in the Forest Hospital project valued more than Rs. 95 Crores. The Hospital became functional on 26th December 1995. However, it was formally inaugurated by Shri H.D. Deve Gowda Ji, the then Hon’ble Prime Minister of India on 28th of July 1996. The Hospital is continuously expanded and upgraded to keep pace with both the ever-increasing dependence of the local and regional populace on its services as well as to keep in tandem with the advancements in the medical field. The Hospital has a capacity of 600 beds.

The Hospital has been equipped with: Both outdoor and indoor services are operational.

  • MRI
  • Cardiac-Monitoring systems
  • Defibrillators
  • C-Arm
  • Echo machine with Colour Doppler
  • Image Intensifier TV
  • Dialysis machine
  • X-ray machines
  • Ultra sound machine
  • Endoscope
  • Spiral CT, etc
  • TMT
  • Holter
  • Echo-Cardiography are available in Cardiology.
  • A fully equipped 11 (Eleven) Bedded I.C.C.U. / I.C.U. has also been established.

Latest Notifications:

The quality of health-care services provided in the Hospital is perhaps the best available in the region. Presently,

  • This Hospital has been made the Referral Centre for all Government Hospitals in the Kumaon region, which reflects the recognition given by the Govt. for the services being provided by the Hospital in such a short span of time.
  • It has also been declared the Teaching Hospital for the Medical College at Haldwani which is coming up under the auspices of Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust.
  • The Hospital charges Rs.5/- as a registration charge per patient (Valid for 15 days).
  • Rate for General ward is Rs.5/- per bed per day (first 3 days, no bed charges).
  • X-Ray is being done at Rs.30/- per X-ray.
  • Surgeries, Procedures, Investigations etc. are being carried out at Uttarakhand Government rates.
  • A medical store has been started in the Hospital for the benefit of the patients. From this medical store, the patients are provided good quality medicines at ‘concessional’ rates.
  • The Hospital is having its independent and fully equipped engineering services, kitchen, laundry, central sterilization unit etc.
  • Some of the most reputed organizations of the region such as the Hindustan Machine Tools (HMT), Pantnagar University, T.D.C., N.H.P.C., Indian Veterinary Research Institute (I.V.R.I.), and Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited has empanelled the Uttarakhand Forest Trust Hospital to provide medical care to their employees and several others are considering the same.
  • This Hospital has approx. 200 doctors at present. Most of the services of the Hospital like-security, cleaning, general maintenance etc, have been arranged on contractual basis.

Eligibility & Admission Process for Government Medical College, Haldwani

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.