Maharashtra University of Health Sciences

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) is a higher education institution in Nashik, Maharashtra, India.

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
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TypeGovernment university
Established3 June 1998
(23 years ago)
ChancellorBhagat Singh Koshyari
Vice-ChancellorLt. Gen. Madhuri Kanitkar[1]
DeanSachin Mumbare (Medical)
RegistrarKalidas D. Chavan
Location, ,


The university was established on 3 June 1998 by the state Government of Maharashtra through an ordinance. The State Legislature passed the ordinance and the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences was declared open by the governor of Maharashtra on June 10, 1998. All colleges and institutions imparting education in health science in the state of Maharashtra have been affiliated to this new university under Section 6(3) of the Act.[2]

The university was established to ensure proper and systematic instruction, teaching, training and research in modern medicine and Indian systems of medicine in the State of Maharashtra. A committee was formed in 2000 by the Government Of Maharashtra to review the progress of the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and to recommend measures for modifying its functions and responsibilities in the light of the new challenges faced by the university


MUHS offers undergraduate and postgraduate studies including Ph.D. in all branches of health sciences. Undergraduate programmes of five and a half years (such as, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS),Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) and Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS)) are conducted by MUHS. Dental and nursing degrees are offered.

Postgraduate courses awarded are versatile including Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in various areas, Master of Surgery (M.S.), as well as Master of Science (M.Sc.) courses and other PG diplomas.[3]

Affiliated medical collegesEdit

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)Edit

Medical colleges affiliated with the university, as of July 2019:[4]

  1. Government Medical College,Gondia
  2. Grant Medical College, Mumbai
  3. Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
  4. ACPM Medical College, Dhule
  5. B J Medical College, Pune
  6. Ashwini rural medical college and hospital, Solapur
  7. Dr. Shankarrao Chavan Government Medical College, Nanded
  8. Dr. V. M. Government Medical College, Solapur
  9. Dr. Ulhas Patil Medical College and Hospital, Jalgaon
  10. Cooper Hospital and H.B.T. Medical College, Juhu
  11. Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Memorial Medical College, Amravati
  12. Grant Medical College, Mumbai
  13. Government Medical College, Akola
  14. Government Medical College, Aurangabad
  15. Government Medical College, Baramati
  16. Government Medical College, Chandrapur
  17. Government Medical College, Jalgaon
  18. Government Medical College, Latur District
  19. Government Medical college, Nagpur
  20. Government Medical College, Miraj, Sangli
  21. Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur
  22. Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai
  23. K J Somaiya medical college, Chunabhatti, Sion, Mumbai
  24. Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai
  25. MIMER Medical College, Talegaon Dabhade
  26. Maharashtra Institute of Medical Science and Research, Latur, Latur
  27. Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha
  28. Dr. Vasantrao Pawar Medical College Hospital and Research Center, Nashik
  29. S.M.B.T Institute Of Medical Science And Research Centre, Igatpuri, Nashik
  30. N.K.P. Salve Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur
  31. DVVP’s Medical College, A’nagar
  32. Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, Kalwa, Thane
  33. R.C.S.M. Govt Medical College and CPR Hospital, Kolhapur
  34. Shri Bhausaheb Hire Government Medical College, Dhule
  35. Shri Vasantrao Naik Government Medical College, Yavatmal
  36. Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College, Pune
  37. Swami Ramanand Teerth Rural Medical College, Ambejogai, Beed
  38. Terna Medical College, Navi Mumbai
  39. Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai
  40. B.K.L. Walawalkar Rural Medical College, Sawarde, Ratnagiri
  41. Prakash Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Urun-Islampur, Sangli
  42. Vedantaa Institute Of Medical Sciences, Dahanu
  43. IIMSR Warudi Taluka- Badnapur District, Jalna

Affiliated Ayurved collegesEdit

Bhau Mulak Ayurvedic college Nagpur

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)Edit

28. Hon. Shri Annasaheb Dange Ayurved Medical College, Ashta Sangli

29. M.E.S Ayurved Mahavidyalaya, Khed, Ratnagiri 30. Bhaisaheb Sawant Ayurvedic Mahavidyalay, Sawantwadi, Sindhudurg

Affiliated dental collegesEdit

Government-run colleges:

  • Government Dental College and Hospital & St. George Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Government Dental College and Hospital, Nagpur
  • Nair Hospital & Dental College, Mumbai
  • Government Dental College & Hospital, Aurangabad.

Private dental colleges:

  • Vasantdada Patil Dental College & Hospital, Sangli
  • S.M.B.T. Dental College & Hospital, Sangamner
  • M.A. Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, Pune
  • Swargiya Dadasaheb Kalmegh Smruti Dental College & Hospital, Nagpur
  • V.S.P.M Dental College, Nagpur
  • Terna Dental College, Navi Mumbai
  • Y.M.T Dental College, Kharghar
  • Padmashree Dr D.Y. Patil Dental College, Pimpri
  • Mahatma Gandhi Vidyamandir's KBH Dental College Hospital, Nashik
  • Annasaheb Chudaman Patil Memorial Dental College, Dhule
  • Guardian college of Dental Sciences, Thane
  • Mahatma Gandhi Missions' Dental College, Navi Mumbai
  • Sinhagad Dental College & Hospital

VSPM dental college and research centre, nagpur

  • Late Shri Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial Medical & Rural Development Foundation's Dental College, Ahmednagar
  • Vidarbha Youth Welfare Societys Dental College Hospital, Amravati
  • Yogita Dental College & Hospital, Khed, District Ratnagiri.
  • Saraswati Dhanwantari Dental College


  1. ^ "Lt Gen Madhuri Kanitkar named MUHS vice-chancellor". The Indian Express. 2021-07-07. Retrieved 2021-07-09.
  2. ^ MUHS Act, 1998 Archived 2008-10-07 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^
  4. ^ "Important Notice Regarding Affiliation Status of Health Sciences Colleges for the Academic Year 2011-12" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-05-11. Retrieved 2012-02-27.

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