SGPGI Lucknow

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Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) is one among the best medical institutes of the country, and is situated in Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh, having been set up in 1983 and was Christened after Sanjay Gandhi.

It is an institute that is found over an area of 550 acres, with a residential complex on the Road to Raebareli at a distance from main city about 15 kms. Many degrees in post graduation are provided by the institute in a variety of subjects under the recognition by the Medical Council of India. The SGPGIMS is involved in providing training and research, super specialty teaching and medical care for the people. Degrees provided by the institute are MCh, DM, MD, Post doctoral fellowships, Ph.D, senior residency, and Post doctoral certificate courses or PDCC.


Anaesthesiology           Nephrology
Biostatistics & Health Informatics  Neurology
Cardiology  Neurosurgery
Critical Care Medicine  Hematology
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery  Nuclear Medicine
Endocrinology  Pathology
Endocrine Surgery  Pediatric Gastroenterology
Gastroenterology   Radiodiagnosis
Immunology   Radiotherapy
Medical Genetics  Surgical Gastroenterology
Microbiology   Transfusion Medicine

Academic Courses And Facilities:

There are MCh (Magister Chirugi) DM (doctorate of Medicine) and those of the MD (Doctor of Medicine) degrees, as well as trains residents in the fields of surgery, medicine and other specialties. A number of basic science research programs are also found in the Ph.D courses.

Other training programs included in the curriculum of the institute are PDF, PDCC, senior residency, etc in different departments.

The institute has a large library stocked with about 16,000 books and scientific journals numbering 450, a network of computers of about 230 and equipped with internet connectivity, emails and other facilities. Computerized system of patient care if found in SGPGIMS.

Two auditoriums, one small and one large are also found along with plenty of seminar rooms

Included in the teaching schedules are many basic science topics, surgery and medical subjects where there are optional as well as compulsory courses in different aspects of medicine. Research and a variety of training schedules are required to be followed during the post graduate studies.

All the students are required to have two compulsory courses in their studies such as Basic course and course on biostatistics and options courses number two  from the topics like Clinical Decision analysis, Scientific communication, laboratory instrumentation, research methodology, biomedical literature search, computer applications, basic immunology, bioinformatics, molecular biology and medical physics, etc for the final examination eligibility.

For entering into the DM or the MCh programs, people will need to have publications in the national or international journals which are indexed and submission of thesis is an integral part of the programs in MD. People from all over the country pursue their residencies in SGPGI.

Adress of SGPGI Lucknow:

SGPGI Hospital
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226014
Contact : 0522 266 8800