Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences

Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil Pravara Rural Hospital Rahata, Loni, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India - 413736


On 29th September 2003, the Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences University was established by the Government of India, Ministry of Human Resources. Pravara Medical Trust, the parent organization was founded in Ahmednagar District in 1972. The trust was founded by Dr. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil and Dr.  Vitthalro Vikhe Patil.

In 1976, the institute started with medical care for the rural and needy populations, with a total of 100 beds. After some time the hospital grew up with 1275 beds for multi-disciplinary and super-specialty. And, at present, the hospital treats 1million patients per year. By following the rules of the Indian System of Medicine, the hospital provides the best health treatment to the tribal and rural population. The hospital receives many awards from renowned people for being the best hospital for senior citizens.

The institute offers UGPG and Diploma level programs.

The colleges under the Pravara University are 

  • Rural Dental College & Hospital, Loni
  • Dr. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil Rural Medical College & Hospital,Loni.
  • Smt. Sindhutai Eknathrao Vikhe Patil College of Nursing, Loni
  • Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam College of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Center, Loni
  • Center for Biotechnology, Loni
  • School of Public Health and Social Medicine, Loni.


The world’s proficient and well-qualified Doctors are sharing their knowledge at one professional hub, Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College.  The students are getting motivated and inspired by the inspiring words of their guide, mentors and inspiration, called the professors. The medical aspirants are gaining quality medical education by learning innovative skills, brushing up their medical knowledge. When students enter this medical institute they get the opportunity to perform their practicals under the experienced faculty during their internships and learn skills from them. 


Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College, the name that has become a brand in the medical world, is having a good placement. The students of Bharati Vidyapeeth know that they have studied at the top medical college and will get the best placement in top hospitals. This is because the institute builds talent for the country. Everyone passed out is proficient in their subjects and knows how to grab opportunities.


Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College Alumni have set the bar in the medical field. The students are now known as renowned Doctors. And, are working with national and international hospitals. The Alumni have made the college proud and taken the college’s reputation to the next level.


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