Department of Medical Education and Research, Directorate of Research and Medical Education, Punjab has released a latest corrigendum for the aspirants of MBBS and BDS courses for Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot and Guru Ravidas Ayurvedic University, Hoshiarpur.
As per the latest notification by DMER Punjab, a candidate who has not passed his Class X examination from a school situated in Punjab can now appear for the examination provided the attach an affidavit that they do originally belong to the state of Punjab and have not he/she has not obtained admission to Medical/Dental College of any other State except Punjab and All India Quota nor has applied for/obtained benefit of bonafide residence in any other State except State of Punjab.
The Directorate of Research and Medical Education, Punjab was established in 1973. The main aim of this directorate is development of Medical Manpower, quality education in the field of medicine and preparation of specialist and super specialist doctors in the state to improve the health facilities and to give satisfactory facilities in the hospitals linked with the medical and dental colleges. To achieve this aim three Govt. Medical Colleges, two Govt. Dental Colleges, one Govt. Ayurvedic College, two Nursing Colleges and six hospitals Government Institutes are established in the State of Punjab.
Besides, 10 Medical Colleges, 16 Dental Colleges, 12 Ayurvedic, 4 Homeopathic, 9 Physiotherapy and a number of Nursing Colleges and schools are being run by the various welfare societies and trusts in private sector after getting NOC of Punjab Government.
All Government and Private Institutes are inspected and recognized/affiliated by Medical Council of India, Dental Council of India, Central Council of Indian Medicine System and Indian Nursing Council as well as Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot / Guru Ravidas Ayurvedic University, Hoshiarpur and various State Council concerned.