All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur (AIIMS Nagpur) is a medical research public higher education institute located in the Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. It is one of the four "Phase-IV" All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) announced in July 2014. It started operation in 2018 from a temporary campus in Nagpur.

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur logo.png
MottoSwasthyam sarwarthasadhanam(Sanskrit)
Motto in English
Everything can be achieved with Good Health
TypePublic
Established2018 (2018)
PresidentP. K. Dave[1]
DirectorVibha Dutta[2]
Location, ,
21°02′19″N 79°01′26″E / 21.0386°N 79.0238°E / 21.0386; 79.0238Coordinates: 21°02′19″N 79°01′26″E / 21.0386°N 79.0238°E / 21.0386; 79.0238
CampusUrban
Websiteaiimsnagpur.edu.in

HistoryEdit

On July 2014,[3] in the budget speech for 2014-15,[4] the Minister of Finance Arun Jaitley announced a budget of 500 crore (equivalent to 597 crore or US$84 million in 2018) for setting up four new AIIMS, in Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra and the Purvanchal region in Uttar Pradesh,[3] the so called "Phase-IV" institutes.[4] In October 2015 the AIIMS at Nagpur was approved by the cabinet at a cost of 1,577 crore (equivalent to 18 billion or US$250 million in 2018).[4] Construction work on the permanent campus started in September 2017.[4] Meanwhile, AIIMS Nagpur has commenced the academic session 2018-19 from temporary campus at Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur.[5]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Administration". www.aiimsnagpur.edu.in. All India Institute of Medical Science Nagpur. Retrieved 17 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Appointment of Director, AIIMS cleared". indianmandarins.com. 5 October 2018. Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  3. ^ a b "5 more IIMs, IITs and four more AIIMS to be set up". Hindustan Times. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2017.
  4. ^ a b c d "Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)". Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  5. ^ Ganjapure, Vaibhav (3 June 2018). "AIIMS classes to begin from August at GMCH". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 June 2018.

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