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Baba Farid University of Health Sciences

Updated on: Mar 5, 2013

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS) was set up by the Government of Punjab by an Act of legislature in July 1998. The University has been named after sufi saint Baba Farid. It aims at to create an intellectual, academic and physical environment, conducive to free flow of ideas and exchange of information between various faculties of the University and between this University and other Universities of Health Sciences in the country and abroad,thereby opening a window to the world for the health professionals, health planners, health managers, biomedical and social scientists and educators in health sciences of the country .

All the degrees such as MBBS, MD/MS/PG Diploma/BDS/B.Sc (Nursing)/M.Sc (Nursing) awarded by the University has been recognized by the Government of Punjab on July first 1999.

It is a State University and member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

The university also has a well-maintained library which provide comprehensive resources and services in support of the research, teaching, and learning needs of the University community.

Number of Affiliated Colleges

  • Medical -  8
  • Dental - 14
  • Ayurvedic - 12
  • Nursing - 78
  • Physiotherapy - 11
  • Homeopathic - 4
  • Sports Medicine - 1
  • Med. Lab. Technology - 5
  • B.Sc. (Medical) - 3

The University has following six faculties

  • Faculty of Medical Sciences
  • Faculty of Dental Sciences
  • Faculty of Nursing Sciences
  • Faculty of Ayurveda
  • Faculty of Physiotherapy
  • Faculty of Homeopathy

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