University Grants Commission (UGC), Medical Council of India (MCI)
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, widely known as AIIMS Delhi is an Autonomous Medical University located in New Delhi duly recognized by the UGC and Medical Council of India. There is a total of 7 AIIMS located at different locations all over India. These branches are famous as AIIMS hospital or AIIMS University as they provide world-class medical facilities & uses advanced medical techniques & treatments. AIIMS offers its own medical degrees & distinctions in UG, PG & Doctoral programs.
Objectives of AIIMS
To develop a pattern of teaching in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education in all its branches so as to demonstrate high standard of medical education to all medical colleges and other allied institutions in India.
To bring together in one place educational facilities of the highest order for the training of the personnel in all important branches of the health activity.
to attain self sufficiency in postgraduate in medical education.
Functions of AIIMS
Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in medical and related physical biological sciences.
Nursing and dental education
Innovations in education.
Producing medical teachers for the country.
Research in medical and related sciences.
Health care : preventive, promotive and curative; primary, secondary & tertiary.
Community based teaching and research