The Department of Medical Education takes pride in upholding its Motto to provide holistic medical education and excellence in research of the state of the art nature. "QUALITY, EQUITY, and INTEGRITY IN HEALTHCARE SERVICES"
Bharat Ratna Dr. B.C. RoyDoctor's Day is celebrated on 1st July every year, commemorating the birthday of the renowned Indian physicianDr B C Roy who also made his mark as on educationist and a freedom fighter honored with the Bharat Ratna.
Sivasailam N, IAS i/c Secretary to Government Dept. of Medical Education
Dr.S.S. Harsoor M.D.D.A Incharge Director of Medical Education
The foundation stone of Victoria Hospital, the century old premier Medical Institutions of India was laid on 22nd June 1897 by Her Highness Kempananjammani avaru, the then maharani regent of Mysore to commemorate the completion of 60 years of reign of Queen Victoria. The Hospital was then formally inaugurated on 8th December 1900 by Lord Curzon the then Viceroy of India.
Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital Bangalore
Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital is a multispeciality hospital, located in the heart of Bangalore City, at Shivajinagar. The hospital is over 100 years old, approx 2 kms towards east of Vidhana Soudha. The architecture of the buildings are of modern as well as that of the yester years. Bowring Hospital was established in 1867 for men and Lady Curzon Hospital was established in 1890 for women and children.