Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University, Uttarakhand

Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University(HIHT University)

The HIHT University established under the aegis of the Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust, is founded by H.H. Dr. Swami Rama, who was a great yogi, scientist, philosopher, philanthropist, researcher and writer. The Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University is spread over 200 acres of land that is divided into three major functional zones: patient care zone, academic zone and residential zone. The patient care zone includes various treatment centres. The academic zone has various educational institutions, while the residential zone has residences for faculty, staff and students; the campus is situated in the picturesque surroundings of foothills of Himalayas in Garhwal region. Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University offers graduate and post graduate courses in medical and paramedical fields under the guidance of a proficient faculty committed to academic and professional excellence. It is a unique model of education in the country. Emphasis is on community oriented medical education focusing on preventive, curative health care, evolving a new pattern of medical education and health and modern technology and training students in the science and art of medicine, matching with international standards. The University is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas on the Dehradun – Rishikesh Highway, 25 kms from Dehradun and 18 kms from Rishikesh. The Institute presently has a multi-specialty Hospital along with residences for Doctors and Staff.

Departments of the Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University

Pre- Clinical

  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Physiology


  • Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology


  • Medicine & allied branches
  • Radiology
  • Community Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Surgery & allied branches
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • ENT
  • Orthopaedics


There is a separate Department of Medical Education in the University which ensures that the faculty is up to date on creative and innovative trends in medical education. DME workshops focus on Structured Interactive Session (SIS), Clinical Posting (CLIP) Small Group Discussion (SGD), Case Based Learning (CBL), Laboratory Exercise (LABEX), Objective Structured Practical Examination (OSPE), Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), learning in Field (LIF), etc.

Courses offered at Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)


Doctor of Medicine

  • MD (Anatomy)
  • MD (Physiology)
  • MD (Biochemistry)
  • MD (Pathology)
  • MD (Microbiology)
  • MD ( Pharmacology)
  • MD (Community Medicine)
  • MD (General Medicine)
  • MD (Paediatrics)
  • MD (Radio Diagnosis)
  • MD (Anesthesiology)

Master of Surgery

  • MS (General Surgery)
  • MS (Orthopaedics)
  • MS (E.N.T)
  • MS (Ophthalmology)
  • MS (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Postgraduate Diploma

  • DGO (Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynecology)
  • DMRD (Diploma in Medical Radio Diagnosis)
  • DCH (Diploma in Child Health)
  • DA (Diploma in Anesthesiology)
  • D. Ortho. ( Diploma in Orthopaedics)
  • DCP (Diploma in Clinical Pathology)


Graduate Courses

  • B.Sc. in Operation Theatre Technology (BOT)
  • Bachelor in Audiology Speech language and Pathology (BASLP)
  • B.Sc. Optometry (B. Opto.)
  • B.Sc. in Medical Laboratory Technology (BMLT)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
  • B.Sc. Radiography and Imaging Technology (BRIT)
  • B.Sc. in Radiotherapy Technology (BRT)

Post Graduate Courses

  • Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)


  • Diploma in Cardiac Technology (DCT)
  • Diploma in Hearing Language and Speech (DHLS)
  • Certificate Course in Plaster Technology (CCPT)
  • Diploma in Neurological Laboratory Technician (DNT)

Himalayan Institute Hospital

The Himalayan Institute Hospital is a 750 bed multi-specialty world class teaching hospital. The hospital has of almost 80% bed occupancy throughout the year. The judicious blend of clinical expertise aided with latest medical facilities and personalized care at Hospital puts us at a higher pedestal than others in the area. Each specialty has leading full-time consultants, backed by skilled and highly qualified nursing and para-medical staff to provide world class services including 24/7 emergency services. The ultra-modern Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Care Unit (CCU), Neonatal ICU, Peadiatric ICU and an Operation Theatre complex with 10 operating rooms are the pride of this region. Apart from providing comprehensive health services the hospital focuses on super specialty services like cardiology/cardiac surgery, urology/nephrology, neuroscience, plastic surgery, orthopaedics, Sleep Clinic, epilepsy clinic, diabetic foot care clinic, glaucoma clinic, 3 Vitreoretinal Services. Hospital has a dedicated cancer care centre, kidney transplant unit, blood bank, eye bank, artificial limb centre, and Integrated Counseling and Testing Center (ICTC). The hospital pharmacy provides an easy access of drugs to the OPD and IPD patients at a price lower than the market price.

Contact Details
Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust University
HIHT University
Swami Rama Nagar, Doiwala.
Dehradun – 248 140, Uttarakhand
Phone: +91-135-2471150
Fax: +91-135-2471122

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