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College Focus
Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital, New Delhi


         Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital is one of the premier and reputed homoeopathic colleges of India. The institution was founded by Late Dr. Yudhvir Singh, a great freedom fighter, social worker and pioneer Homoeopath of India. The foundation stone of the college building was laid by the then Hon'ble Dr. Sushila Nayyar, Minister of Health and Family Welfare on August 22nd, 1963.

        NHMC&H is located in defence colony in New Delhi. The main objective of the institution is to provide and promote homoeopathic education, training and to collate and disseminate the potentiality of Homoeopathic System of Medicine.

        The classes in the college were started from 1967 for DHMS Course, upgraded to BHMS course under Board of Homoeopathic System of Medicine. On 1st September 1972 this institution was handed over by Dr. Yudhvir Singh Charitable Trust to Delhi administration. The college is affiliated to University of Delhi for award of B. H. M. S. Degree since 1992. The institution has commenced the PG course affiliated to University of Delhi with effect from 2009.

        The institution is attached with a hospital functioning under the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi. It provides all OPD services at free of cost. It has a 100-bedded IPD comprising of Male Ward, Female Ward and Labour Wards. The hospital provides round-the-clock services to the IPD patients.

        The college library has sufficient books on various subjects and the students may borrow books from the library as per library rules. College library also provides facilities for issue of textbooks for one year under the Book Bank Scheme.

        The journey of the college started with the excellence of Dr.Jugal Kishore, Founder Director of the college. Previous principals of the college have been Dr.B.K.Bhatnagar (1 Sep 1967 to 24 April 1975), Dr.D.P.Rastogi (25 April 1975 to 15 April 1984), Dr.V.K.Gupta (16 April 1984 to 31 March 1995) and Dr.V.K.Khanna(1 April 1995 to 31 July 2007). Now Dr. (Mrs.) Anil K Malhotra serves as the principal since 1st August, 2007.

Address for Correspondence

Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital
'B'-Block, Defence Colony,
New Delhi-110024
Phone: +91-11- 24334225 / 24334228
FAX - +91-11-24330803
Email: principalnhmc@gmail.com

Dr. Anil K Malhotra, Principal