Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences & Research is one of the best Medical Institute in Amritsar whic was established in the year 1997 and is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot.
The institute was named after the fourth Sikh Guru, Sri Guru Ram Das, the founder of holy city of Amritsar. The first batch passed out in December, 2002.
The Institute is coming up fast at the Amritsar-Mehta Road with a sprawling new campus in about 65 acres of land. An ultra modern 992-bed new hospital building has been constructed within the new campus of the Medical Institute and is expected to be functional soon with the latest facilities required of a modern hospital in various specialities and super-specialities, at an estimated cost of Rs. 50 crores.
At present clinical teaching of medical students is conducted at old Sri Guru Ram Das Charitable Hospital, which is 400 bedded hospital located in the heart of Sri Amritsar city near Sri Darbar Sahib (Golden Temple). This hospital is having all the latest equipments and facilities for 50 M.B.B.S. admissions. Electricity supply within the campus is through the Punjab State Electricity Board. In addition, the Institute has installed high power generators. There is round-the- clock uninterrupted electricity supply within the campus including the hostels and residential premises.
At the new Campus, a Cancer Hospital, named Sri Guru Ram Das Rotary Cancer Hospital has started functioning for Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy by a latest Cobalt Unit. Service of Brach therapy is going to be started very soon, equipment and building for which are already in position.