The Government of India established the All India Institute of Mental Health in 1954 in association with the then existing Mental Hospital of the Government of Karnataka.
Founded in 1974, the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience is a medical institution in Bangalore, India.NIMHANS is the center of excellence for mental health and neuroscience education in the country.NIMHANS has five campuses in the city, spread over 174 acres of urban settlements.
National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences approved by UGC. Ranked 4th best medical institution in the country by NIRF Ranking 2020.
NIMHANS offers a variety of courses for UG, Diploma, PG, PGDM, Super Specialty Medicine Courses, Fellowship, Ph.D., and Post-Doctoral Fellowship in various specializations.
Accommodation is for girl college students from non-clinical streams doing their Ph.D., MSc, or Diploma courses. Female trainees from different institutes who're journeying NIMHANS for a quick duration (one month or more) can follow for hostel stay, primarily based totally on availability. accredited withinside the hostel in keeping with the supply of beds.
The hostel has one hundred ten rooms of various sizes, each unmarried and double occupancy, and may accommodate 179 trainees. Most rooms have connected bathrooms. Mess facility to be had for all meals. There is a refrigerator and TV to be had withinside the mess corridor for the common use of college students.
Study corridor for using college students and round-the-clock net facility. Housekeeping staff for room cleaning. The hostels have many facilities like a Laundry facility and Hot water facility. Water cleaner with RO technology. and 24-hour security staff. Hostel subscription to 2 newspapers as well as men's or women's daily passes on request. Parking for vehicles. Elected pupil representatives feature for the welfare of citizens of the hostel.
Library and Information Center become commenced at the erstwhile All India Institute of Mental Health (AIIMH) withinside the yr 1954, with a preliminary collection of 3775 volumes and subscription to eighty-five journals. The NIMHANS library and the information center offering the OPAC are looking for service providers for their users. Users can use the OPAC hyperlink to view paper books, theses, and dissertations within the library.
The campus has state-of-the-art facilities and equipment for sports and physical activities as well as recreation.NIMHANS Gymkhana is a facility created for the social and physical well-being of the NIMHANS family, for example., Staff, Students, and their children.
The campus provided sports facilities for play in the badminton, basketball and table tennis courts, chess and carom, practice yoga, and other similar fitness activities. It is also a place where staff can leave their children in the crèche under the able supervision of teachers and attendants. It provides space for conducting religious functions and get-togethers in the community hall. This is the place where the staff and students showcase their talents.
The internship and placement cell of our university may be very lively and produce new agencies each yr for campus recruitment. The university affords some opportunities for the scholars through organizing fairs and diverse different activities and consequently is one of the first-class medical colleges.
Admission is based on merit in the admission test conducted by NIMHANS.
To be a world leader in the area of Mental Health and Neurosciences and evolve state-of-the-art approaches to patient care through translational research.
To establish the highest standards of evidence-based care for psychiatric and neurological disorders and rehabilitation. Develop expertise and set standards of care for diseases of public health relevance in the developing world.