Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

New PMSSY Road, Raibareli Road, Lucknow, U.P, India - 226014


Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) is a well-established medical institute located in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The institute laid its foundation back in the year 1983 under the provision of the state Act. The institute is named after one of the popular personalities of the Indian parliament, Sanjay Gandhi. The institute is approved by the top organization, MCI (Medical Council of India), and got its recognition by the UGC (University Grants Commission). SGPGIMS, Lucknow is proud to rank 5th in the top medical institute category. The institute offers super-specialty teaching, tertiary medical care and training and research.

The renowned institute offers top medical courses like DM, MD, Ph.D. MCh, postdoctoral certificate courses and postdoctoral fellowships, B.Sc Nursing and senior residency.


ParticularsDetails of the institute
Year of establishment1983
The institute is also known asSGPIMS
Type of Instituteprivate
Location of the instituteLucknow, Uttar Pradesh
The entrance exam for the institute



Official website of the institutewww.sgpgi.ac.in

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Name of Institute / UniversityIIRF Ranking 2023
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences# 8


SGPGIM, the top medical college of Lucknow is proud to have a specialized and qualified team of professionals. The institute has been providing medical knowledge to medical aspirants for more than 24 years. 


The institute has changed the lives of lakhs of medical aspirants. The institute is a home to talented minds; many top Indian and International Doctors have studied from SGPGIMS.

Some of the top Alumni are: 

  • Amita Aggarwal
  • Ashutosh Tewari
  • Kanneboyina Nagaraju

Courses and Eligibility

Courses OfferedEligibility criteria for the institute


-Operation Theatre



- Imaging Technology

Aspirants must have got a minimum of 50% marks in their 12th class with PCBE as the main subjects


Medical Virology


Medical Laboratory Technology



Candidates are eligible who have got at least 50% marks in BSc and passed out from recognized universities.


Nuclear Medicine



The candidate must have qualified NEET PG from a recognized university.





NEET SS is the examination that a candidate must clear. The candidate must have a degree from the Medical Council of India.



Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

Surgical Gastroenterology

The candidate must have a qualifying degree in MS Surgery and must have qualified for the NEET SS exam.
Ph.D. and PDCCThe candidate must have a degree in MD, MS, Mch, and must have got at least 55% marks in any science stream

 Admission Process

  • The admission process of the institute includes all the details about varied courses proffered by the institute and their eligibility. Candidates who want to take admission to this institute can check out the below-mentioned details.
  • The application procedure of SGPGIMS is organized in the online mode.
  • Candidates for BPT and BSc get selected after they qualify for the entrance test, followed by counseling.
  • SGPGIMS conducted the entrance examination for MSc, BSc, PDCC, MHA, and Ph.D.
  • For MHA, you must have passed BDS/MBBS.
  • Candidates seeking admission in the MD program must get good marks in NEET PG.
  • Those aspirants who want to apply for admission in MD, have to register themself for NEET PG counseling after they qualify for the NEET exam.

Internships and Placements

Students, who have taken admission to MCh, DM, and PDCC courses are appointed as Senior Residents in renowned Hospitals, will get a salary in different rounds of the internship.

Students who have taken admission in MD courses are appointed as Junior Residents and will get a salary in the first, second and last year of college as per the college salary chart.


    • Medicine & Allied Health Sciences
    • Medicine

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