SMIMER is a self-financed medical college & hospital governed by the Surat Municipal Corporation. This institute is meeting its twin objectives (1) as tertiary health care centre to the people of Surat, South Gujarat area and also to the other places of Western India and (2) as an educational institute for under graduation as well post graduation in the field of medical science to the meritorious students Thus, the institute imparts not only quality medical education but also caters to the health care needs of the society.
SMIMER, being a Medical College, follows the rules & regulations of Medical Council of India, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University & Government of Gujarat with commitment to maintain highest standards in the field of Medical education.
The M.B.B.S degree of the Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education & Research (for 100 annual admissions) is recognized by the Medical Council of India & Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi vide letter NO. U 12012/34/99-Me(P).
- Since 2006, are running post graduate courses in eight subjects.
- In the academic year of 2009-10, is permitted to grant admissions for additional 50 under graduate students by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi vide its letter F.No.U.12012/863/2008-ME (P-II).
- SMIMER is affiliated for undergraduate and Post graduate courses with the Veer Narmad South Gujarat University.
Both college and hospital sections are placed in the same campus having a total floor area of 18426.9 sq.m and 75216.53 sq.m respectively and have been developed with a total expenditure of 4842.95 lacs by the Surat Municipal Corporation.
There are four separate blocks in the medical college and each block being a three story building. Pre & Para-clinical departments are housed in Block "A", "B" & "C", while administrative section including the office of the Dean is placed in block "D”. In the administrative block there are various sections like establishment, academic, student and accounts.
The hospital complex comprises of a separate seven story building, housing OPD Blocks, Indoor and Casualty Departments and Operation Theatres as well as having adequate space & infrastructure for teaching activities in all the departments.
There are four lecture theatres in the college building and one lecture theatre in the hospital building. All the lecture theatres are of gallery type and are provided with audiovisual aids such as LCD Projectors, Slide Projectors, Overhead Projectors, TV, VCD/VCR, etc. Besides, there is a separate examination hall, common room for girls and boys, and other ancillary facilities also available in the college.
There is a separate building for animal house having a total area 142 Sq.mts. It is well equipped with operation room with OT table for experimental work and rooms for breeding animals, as well rooms for staff.
SMIMER has adequate residential accommodations for its staff. All the staff members requiring accommodation have been provided.