The Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh was proposed in 1960 as a center of excellence which would effort to formulate rules of teaching in postgraduate medical education in as many branches as potential and undertake to develop medicos in various disciplines of medicine. Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh is substantially outfitted with all the modern facilities, and provides education in a variety of disciplines at different degree levels. PGI Chandigarh is also a fellow member of the tie-up of Indian Universities (AIU). The PGIMER was also given the responsibility to extend the horizons of medical cognition by intensive research in the area of health.
Ph.d. programmes :- Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Comm Medicine, Cytology, Cardiology, ENT, Exp Medicine & Biotechnology, Immunopathology, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Haematology, Medical Microbiology, Nuclear Medicine, Nephrology, Neurosurgery, Orthosurgery, Parasitology, Pharmacollogy, Psychiatry, Pediatric Surgery, Transfusion Medicine, Transplant Surgery, Virology, Urology.