Haryana to set up panel to suggest ways for improving medical education

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said his government would constitute a high-level committee comprising renowned doctors for suggesting ways to bring about improvement in the field of medical education and research in the state.

Notices to 316 students who cleared PMT exams by unfair means

Government Medical Colleges in Madhya Pradesh will be sending notices to over 300 students facing charges of adopting unfair means including impersonation during the Pre-Medical Test exams between 2006-2012.

Dozens of Nepal doctors resign in strike over medical reforms

More than 100 Nepalese doctors resigned as part of an ongoing strike to push for reform of medical education.

Punjab govt releases Rs 280.81 crore for scholarships

The Punjab government has released Rs 280.81 crore for scholarships for scheduled castes students studying in degree courses, medical education, engineering courses and diploma and certificate courses.

3,000 more MBBS seats to be created

Government is set to create 3,000 new MBBS seats across the country taking the total number to over 48,000 in a move aimed at attaining the optimum doctor- population ratio.

Doctors want quality in medical education

Condemning the alleged casual approach of the Medical Council of India (MCI) in regulating medical education, a group of doctors said Wednesday the country is facing a deep quality crisis.

Lok Sabha passes bill for AIIMS-like institutes

The Lok Sabha Thursday passed a bill to set up more AIIMS-like institutes in states.

Lok Sabha passes bill for AIIMS-like institutes

The Lok Sabha Thursday passed a bill to set up more AIIMS-like institutes in states.

PM voices concern over quality of medical education

Expressing concern over the quality of medical education, PM said a "credible regulatory" mechanism should be put in place.

PM concerned over quality of medical education

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said a "credible regulatory" mechanism should be put in place and a "serious look" given at the curriculum.

Bonanza: Over 5,000 new medical seats created

Aspiring medical students can now look forward to an expanded medical education sector.

PM concerned over quality of medical education

Expressing concern over the quality of medical education, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said a a "serious look" given at the curriculum.

JIPMER to introduce a redesigned curriculum

The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) has evolved steps to redesign the medical education curriculum both at the undergraduate and postgraduate level of studies.

`Efforts made to strengthen medical education`

In order to overcome the human resource shortage in the health sector, the government has increased the number of medical seats at the post-graduate level in the past three years.

`Efforts made to strengthen medical education`

In order to overcome the human resource shortage in the health sector, the government has increased the number of medical seats at the post-graduate level in the past three years.

`Inclusion of med education under NCHER resolved`

HRD Minister Kapil Sibal has
said the contentious issue of inclusion of medical education
under the proposed National Commission of Higher Education and
Research (NCHER) has been "resolved".

PM backs Health Ministry on medical education

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said the health ministry`s proposed bill for a separate council to look after medical education in India will be introduced in parliament soon.

HRD, health ministries agree on medical education

A council will be formed to identify medical colleges in tandem with Health Ministry.

Reform of medical education required: Azad

Medical education in the country needs to be reformed to enable its regulator to function in a "fair and objective manner", Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Tuesday.

UP Govt sanctions Rs 91 crore to strengthen medical education

In a bid to strengthen the medical education department in the state, the Uttar Pradesh government has sanctioned additional Rs 91.91 crore.