Banaras Hindu University Institute of Medical Sciences


As the name implies, Institute of Medical Sciences is a constituent unit of Banaras Hindu University and it was established as an Ayurvedic institution in the year 1924. The college was converted as Institute of Medical Sciences in the year 1960.

Courses offered:

Banaras Hindu University’s Institute of Medical Sciences is offering the following courses under the faculties of medicine, ayurveda, nursing and dental sciences:

Faculty of Medicine:




Faculty of Ayurveda:



Ph. D in all Ayurvedic subjects

Faculty of Dental Sciences:


MDS in

o Operative Dentistry

o Prosthodontics

Faculty of Nursing:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

In addition to the above-mentioned courses, the college is also offering several other short-term diploma and certificate courses.

Eligibility for admission:

For the MBBS and BAMS course, candidates must have completed their pre-medical/intermediate/10+2 or equivalent course with not less than 50% of aggregate marks (40% of marks for candidates falling under SC/ST candidates) in biology, chemistry, physics and English. For MD/MS courses, candidates who have completed their MBBS from an institution recognized by the Medical Council of India with one-year internship can apply for the entrance examination. For MDS course, candidates must have completed their BDS course from an institution approved by Dental Council of India with one-year internship to apply for the entrance examination. For the entrance examination of the MD/MS in Ayurveda, they must have completed their BAMS from a recognized institution. As far as DM/M.Ch courses are concerned, candidates with MD/MS can appear for the entrance examination.

Infrastructural Facilities:

The infrastructural facilities of the institution is augmented with the construction an auditorium located just next to the institution with the objective of meeting the demand of offering an inspiring and ambient space for international and national group discussions, public extension lectures, seminars, workshops, conferences, etc… A hospital is attached with the institution with a capacity of admitting 1200 in-patients.

Contact Information:

Institute of Medical Sciences,

Banaras Hindu University,

Varanasi- 221005

Phone: 0542-2367568




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9 Responses to “Banaras Hindu University Institute of Medical Sciences”

  1. 9
    prashant verma:

    can i change the college after 1 year in bams digree.

  2. 8

    Dear Sir,

    Where shall I get the Application for MBBS 2012 entrance examination.

  3. 7

    i hav completed my B.A.M.S. cource & i wnt to do MS in ayurved from BHU ples suggest me the details like eligibility, details of entrance exam, minimum marks required in UG

  4. 6

    stupids it won’t suit u come to the local college like MIT…………

  5. 5

    ser i want my appliction number of mbbs

  6. 4
    dr reeti yadav:

    Hello sir, i hav completed my BAMS course in 2010 and i am preparing for pg mainly for BHU. In which part i should concentrate more. How i should read.

  7. 3
    sushovan sarkar:

    Number of attemts a student can get for entrance test for mbbs in bhu banaras university

  8. 2
    rajat rastogi:

    from where could i get the application form for BHU PMT 2011?

  9. 1
    Murli Tolani:

    Which are the centers of MBBS entrance sreening exam conducted by BHU in 2011