An Introduction of
Directorate of Medical Education
The Directorate of Medical Education, Training and
Research, Assam was established in the year 1984 under the control of
Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Assam.
The Directorate of Medical Education, Assam is
entrusted with the task of generating human resources like Doctors,
Nurses, Technicians, Physiotherapists, Pharmacists and other Health
personnel to meet the growing needs of not only the state but the
entire North Eastern Region.
Medical and Para-Medical Education are important
components of the Health Department. It is entrusted with the task of
generating Human Resources like Doctors, Nurses, Technicians,
Physiotherapists, Pharmacists and other Health personnel to meet the
growing needs of the state including the entire North Eastern region.
The hospitals and the colleges provide necessary services to the ailing
people of the State and the neighboring North Eastern State.
Address of Directorate of Medical Education:
Khanapara, Six Mile,
Guwahati, Assam 781022
An Introduction of
university of health sciences
“Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences”
is a full-fledged Government University of Assam. “Srimanta Sankaradeva
University of Health Sciences” was established by Government of Assam in
2009 as per Act "The Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences,
Act, 2007". The Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences is
the first Health University in the North-East Region. As the University
is located in the heart of Guwahati city (Assam, India), it is well
connected by Air, Rail and Surface Transport.
All medical Colleges of Assam including Gauhati
Medical College (GMC), Assam Medical College (AMC) , Silchar Medical College (SMC), Jorhat
Medical College (JMC), Tezpur Medical College (TMC) and
Barpeta Medical College (FAAMC) are running their courses under this University only. In one
line, the entire medical education (99%) of our state (Assam) is now
running under this University only.
Narakasur Hill Top,
Prof. (Dr.) Dhruba Jyoti Borah
Dr. Sujit Bordhan (Ph.D)
M.A., MBA, M. Phil., SLET (N.E. Region)
Prof. (Dr.) Mansi Mondol
A picture of 2nd convocation of Srimanta
Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences (SSUHS) dated 19th June 2019 in the presence of
(from left) Prof. Dipika Deka (Vice Chancellor, SSUHS), Dr. Himanta
Biswa Sarma (Minister, Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of Assam), Sri
Sarbananda Sonowal (Chief Minister, Assam), Prof. Randeep Guleria
(Director, AIIMS, New Delhi), Prof. Anku Moni Saikia (Registrar, SSUHS)