Maharani Laxmibai Medical College
This Medical college is named after the “Jhansi ki Rani” Maha
Rani Laxmi Bai.
This medical college came into existence in 1968 to provide
medical care to poor people of this region, Bundelkhand. Dr. Sushila Nayar, the
then Union Health Manister and a Member of the Lok Sabha from Jhansi, Who
executed the idea of opening of Medical Collage in this region of Uttar Predesh
and she laid down the foundation stone on 16 December 1965 Jhansi –Kanpur road.
The first batch of 50 MBBS Student was admitted for Jhansi.
L.L.R.M. Medical College, Meerut in 1968 as the construction of college building
was still in progress.
In 1970 Professor S.K.Saxena, took over as the Head of the department of anatomy
at the college, to co-ordinate the activities if this institution, that the
regular admissions of students admitted in past two years Meerut for Jhansi were
transferred to this place. On September 1st, 1971 Professor S.R.Kapoor took over
as the first Principal at the college.
The college building spread over a walled area of 380 acres,
and this is perhaps the biggest medical college campus in the country. The
building grouped into 3 blocks namely administration & teaching block, hospital
block, residential block.
Near the hospital block & close to old private wards, there
are newly formed 24 new private wards. Behind the training center of health and
family welfare building, there is an oncology wing. In the hospital block there
is also a newly formed Burn unit.
The hospital of medical college provides comprehensive
medical care, services to the people of Bundelkhand division of Uttar Pradesh
the four adjoining districts of Madhya Pradesh.The hospital provides the
teaching and training facilities to undergraduate and post graduate students.
The college admits 50 students each year in MBBS course and
nearly 54 post graduate student in various specialties. College is actively
involved in various national health Programmes, e.g. Maternal and Child health,
Integrated Child Development Scheme, Family Welfare, Pulse Polio Immunization
About Hospital :
Location: The Hospitalis located on Kanpur road about a kilometer
beyond Bundelkhand University.Patient should enter through gate no.1 of the
The college is having undergraduate course of 4.5 years duration plus one
year compulsary rotating internship leading to the degree of MBBS.The MBBS
degree of this medical college is recognised by the Medical Counsil Of
India(MCI).The Post Graduate course in different subjects of 3 years duration
for MD/MS and 2 years duration for Diploma are also running.Presently MD is
being awarded in Anaesthesia, Paediatrics, Pharmacology, Physiology,
Radiodiognosis and DPM and MS in Anatomy, ENT, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, General
Surgery, Opthalmology and Orthopaedic Surgery and Diplomas in Paediatrics,
Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Radiodiagnosis, Orthopaedics and ENT.Out of the above
MD/MS in Anaesthesia, Medicine, Surgery and Paediatrics and DCH are recognised
by the MCI. Efforts are being made to get other degrees recognised as well. For
academic purposes, this college is affiliated with Bundelkhand University,
Jhansi and the degree of this University is awarde to the students.
Besides undergraduate and postgraduate medical courses, paramedical course,
Paramedical courses for nursing staff, laboratory technicians, Opthalmic
assistants and dental hygienists are also run.
Ms. Vijay Laxmi
Public Relation Officer
Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical college Hospital Jhansi