The Institute of Medicine (IoM) offers a large number of academic courses in different disciplines of health sciences. At present, it has 7 constituent campuses and 16 affiliated colleges.
Maharajgunj Medical Campus
Majority of courses, ranging from Bachelor to Ph.D,
Nursing Campus, Maharajgunj in Kathmandu offers Bachelor to Ph.D level courses. BSc. Nursing (Bachelor of Nursing Science) in 4 tracks; i. Adult Nursing, ii. Child Health Nursing,
iii. Community Nursing, and iv. Psychiatry Nursing, and 3 programmes in Master in Nursing; i. Women’s Health Development, ii. Paediatric Nursing, iii. Adult Nursing, and Ph.D in Nursing.
Nursing Campus Pokhara runs certificate level in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Adult Nursing and Community Nursing are 3 years programmes and a two year Master in Adult Nursing course. The nursing campuses in Biratnagar, Birgunj and Nepalgunj have Certificate Level and Bachelor in Adult Nursing (3 years programme).
This campus conducts BAMS (Bachelor Level in Ayurvedic Medicine) and MD Ayurved (Kaya Chikitsa) in its building at Kirtipur. 50 beds Ayurved Teaching Hospital has been brought into operation within the TU premises. This campus is running as an autonomous body under the university since 2012.
TU Teaching Hospital
In addition to various academic programmes, the Institute of Medicine is running the most advanced tertiary health care facility, the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) in Maharajgunj. This hospital has 577 beds including Intensive Care Unit and neurological units. In the new Emergency building within the premises of the hospital, 90 beds Ambulatory Unit including Emergency services has also been started. This Emergency building has all the facilities related to emergency and mass casualty care to the patients.
Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular and Transplant Centre
Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular & Transplant Centre is providing health care services to the public since 2065 B.S. In addition to the health care services MCVTC is providing high skilled training programme to the IoM medical & paramedic students, conducting researches in the fi of cardiology, cardiothoracic vascular surgery, serving the underprivileged people by organizing various cardiac health camp in different rural part of country. MCVTC is providing the health care services through out-patient department, in- patient department, non invasive cardiac services like Echocardiography (Echo), Treadmill test (TMT), Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM), Electrocardiogram (ECG) Holter. MCVTC is providing invasive cardiac services after installation of Catherization lab in full fl way since
2069 B.S. Catherization lab is providing different services like angiogram, Percutaneous Transvenous Mitral Commisurotomy (PTMC), Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA), pace maker insertion (temporary and permanent) etc. MCVTC is conducting cardiothoracic and vascular surgeries by 3 modular operation theatres. Open Heart Surgery and Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) are the important services of MCVTC. Laser treatment for Vascular patients has started and many patients have benefi from this service.
B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies
In addition to the campuses and the TU Teaching Hospital, the IoM runs B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies. The centre offers the most advanced eye care services in the country. Besides supporting and training the undergraduate and post graduate students of IoM, it also conducts B.Optom course in the Centre. It is in the forefront of research in eye health.
Centre for Public Health Development
The Centre aims to strengthen public health academic programmes of Institute and to support government of Nepal to develop and implement National Health Policy to improve health status of Nepalese people.
Other Centres and Departments
Programmes of IoM
Prof. Dr. Bimal Kumar Sinha
Institute of Medicine, TU P.O.Box 1524
Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone (977-1) 4410911, Fax (977-1) 4418186