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Sep 12 2015|Sector 14,Chandigarh

PGIMER is Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research.It is India 's top medical institute.PGIMER was one of unique institute in India.Now several PGIMER has been openning in different states.

PGIMER { Post Graduate Institute Of Medical Education and Research}, Chandigarh is located at Sector-12,Chandigarh. It was inaugurated in 1962 by Prime Minister Pandit Jwaharlal Nehru. It has distance of 10 km from sector-43 bus stand, 5 km from sector-17 bus stand, 14 km from Chandigarh airport and 11 km from railway station to PGIMER.

OPD block was inaugurated on 19th March 2001 and is spacious with covered are of 274000 square fit area. It has capacity to attend 35000 patients daily. It has 90 special clinics and 6 operation theatres.

PGIMER has two research blocks i.e. block A & B with various science departments such as biochemistry, microbiology, pathology etc. It has separate Forensic Medicine Department as well. It has pediatric center, urology center, advanced eye center, bone marrow transplant center and many others.

It has a library in the name of one of its founder Dr. Tulsi Das Library. It remains open for 15 hours and serves all faculty members, residents, research fellows, staff and students.

Source :- PGI