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Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences [NIMS] Hyderabad: Rankings, Courses, Fees, Admission, Cut-offs, Placements

Last updated on September 16th, 2021 by Nikita Joshi

Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) is a public hospital and an institute established in 1961 under the State Legislature Act under the Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is named after its founder- the Nizam of Hyderabad- and was inaugurated by Princess Durreshehvar. NIMS is recognized by UGC, Medical Council of India (MCI), and National Board of Examination as a territory care postgraduate medical and research Institute.

There are several courses that have been organized under different disciplines. NIMS provides UG, PG programs in pharmacy, physiotherapy, nursing, paramedicine, hospital administration, and research in the relevant disciplines of modern medicine and allied sciences, including the interdisciplinary fields of physical and biological science. The institute conducts MD, MS, MCh, DM, PhD courses in disciplines like Pathology, General Medicine, Radiotherapy, Anaesthesiology, Biochemistry, Hospital Administration, Emergency Medicine, Microbiology, Radiodiagnosis, Orthopaedics. Admission to the college is based on performance in the Entrance Test “NIMSET”.

NIMS Hyderabad Quick Facts

  • The institute is situated in the Punjagutta district, in the heart of the twin cities, and covers an area of approximately 23 acres (93,000 m2).
  • The Institute serves through 27 Departments. Out of them, 14 are Super Specialties and others are Supporting Departments.
  • Surprisingly, NIMS has historically maintained a patient-to-doctor ratio of around 3:1.
  • BSc Nursing courses at NIMS are only for female candidates.
  • The University publishes a monthly journal ‘The Clinical Proceedings of Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences for the last 20 years.
  • Trauma Hospital at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, under the Pradhan Mantri Swastha Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY).

NIMS Hyderabad Rankings

  • Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences is ranked 10984 out of 14178 in the world.
  • In Asia, NIMS ranks 4427 of 5833.
  • NIMS secures 626th rank out of 876 in India.
  • In Hyderabad, this medical institute comes in 14th place out of 16.

NIMS Hyderabad Courses & Fees

Course Course Details Selection Criteria
BPT (Bachelor of physiotherapy)
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Fees: 149,000
  • Eligibility: Intermediate Examination or it’s equivalent with optional subjects of Botany, Zoology, Physics & Chemistry.
NIMSET
BSc
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Fees: 144,200
  • Eligibility: (10+2) with Botany, Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, and English
  • Specializations: Nursing
NIMSET
MD (Doctorate of Medicine)
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: 200,000
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have qualified MBBS degree in the relevant Branch/Specialisation
  • Specializations: Pathology, General Medicine, Radiotherapy, Anaesthesiology, Biochemistry, Hospital Administration, Emergency Medicine, Microbiology, Radiodiagnosis, Orthopaedics
NEET-PG
Master of Science
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 102,500
  • Eligibility: Candidate with B.Sc in life sciences preferably degree in nursing or human genetics or human biology or medical biotechnology or molecular biology with an aggregate percentage of 55% and above or MBBS degree recognized by medical council of India.
  • Specializations: Genetic Counseling
CET
MPT (Master of Physiotherapy)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 120,000
  • Eligibility: Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy
  • Specializations: Musculoskeletal Sciences, Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Sciences, Neurosciences
Merit-based
MHM (Master in Hospital Management)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 116,000
  • Eligibility: Any Graduate in Medical / Non – Medical Courses.
Merit-based
MS (Master of Surgery)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fees: 35,000
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have qualified MBBS degree in the relevant Branch/Specialisation.
  • Specializations: Pathology, General Medicine, Radiotherapy, Anaesthesiology, Biochemistry, Hospital Administration, Emergency Medicine, Microbiology, Radiodiagnosis, Orthopaedics
NEET PG
DM
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fees: 41,000
  • Eligibility: MD / DNB in General Medicine / Paediatrics / Radiotherapy
  • Specializations: Cardiology, Neurology, Medical Oncology, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics
NEET SS
MCh (Master of Chirurgiae)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fees: 41,000
  • Eligibility: MS / DNB in General Surgery
  • Specializations: Neuro Surgery, Urology, Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery
NEET SS
PhD
  • Duration: 3-5 years
  • Eligibility: Postgraduate degree in life science with 60% aggregate from a recognized university by Medical council of India and 55% in MBBS from MCI.
Aptitude Testing
PG Diploma
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 33,100
  • Eligibility: On the basis of marks secured in the qualifying examination followed by an interview.
  • Specializations: Clinical Research, Cardiac Pulmonary Perfusion Technology, Dialysis Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Radiation Therapy Technology, Radiography and Imaging Technology, Transfusion Medicine Technology, Anesthesia
Merit-based
DMRD (Diploma in Medical Radio-Diagnosis)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fees: 26,500
  • Eligibility: On the basis of marks secured in the qualifying examination followed by an interview.
Merit-based

NIMS Hyderabad Cut-offs 

NEET PG cut off 2018: 

Courses General SC ST
MD Radiodiagnosis 16-91 1938-1938
MD General Medicine 47-388 3754-3754
MS Orthopaedics 1251-1547 6473-6473 11277-11277
MD Anaesthesiology 2251-5747 8109-10685
DMRD 2413-2413
MD Emergency Medicine 2674-2674
MD Radiotherapy 6853-6853
MD Hospital Administration 7589-7589
MD Pathology 10620-11911
MD Biochemistry 16959-16959 68879-68879
MD Microbiology 22546-22546

NIMS Hyderabad Placements

The placement cell at NIMS College Hyderabad is actively working to provide career advice and student recruitment. It has always served as a guide for students, assisting them in mastering their talents, aptitudes, abilities, and weaknesses. The Placement’s mission has always been to lead students toward enriching their lives and realizing their goals. A large number of students have been recruited by top reputed Hospitals and Healthcare chains in India.

Companies that visit Nizam’s Institute Of Medical Sciences for campus placements are WIPRO, Genpact, HGS, ADP, Wipro, and Cognizant, and National Level Companies like South India bank.

Given below are the placement statistics for the recent years

Batch Company Average Package Highest Package
2015 4 1.20 Lakh 7 Lakh
2016 5 4 Lakh 6 Lakh
2017 3 3 Lakh 8 Lakh

NIMS Hyderabad Scholarships

NIMS provides state and central scholarships to the candidates.

  • If the rank of the candidate is in the state medical university, a state scholarship will be provided.
  • If the rank of the candidate is in the central medical university, the central university provides a scholarship.
  •  Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit, and applicants must demonstrate academic consistency to continue receiving scholarships.
  • Fee reductions and exemptions are also available for people who work for low-income households.
  • Apart from this, students can also apply to National scholarship programs which are specially for medical students like Vahani Scholarship, Swami Dayanand Education Foundation Merit-cum-Means Scholarship, Dr. Shamanur Shivashankarappa Janakalyana Trust’s Scholarship Program, HDFC Bank Educational Crisis Scholarship, etc.

NIMS Hyderabad FAQs

Ques. How are the summer internships for the MHM course at NIMS Hyderabad?

Last updated on September 16th, 2021

Ans. Master in Hospital Management is a 2-year program. Students who opt for MHM at NIMS Hyderabad are required to complete an internship of 6 months.

Ques. How many seats are available in the BSc Nursing course at NIMS Hyderabad?

Last updated on September 16th, 2021

Ans. A total of 100 seats are available to students in the course B.Sc Nursing at NIMS. Also, 5 Seats are Reversed for In-Service Candidates working in NIMS who satisfies the requisite qualification one seat is reserved for the in-service candidate of NIMS who satisfies the requisite qualification and qualifies himself/herself in the entrance examination.

Ques. Does NIMS provide students with education loans? 

Last updated on September 16th, 2021

Ans. No, NIMS does not provide student loans. But, the institution provides students with fee reductions and exemptions to economically lower households. While other students can easily get education loans from government banks at lower rates of interest.

Ques. How to reach NIMS Hyderabad?

Last updated on September 16th, 2021

Ans. The Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) in Hyderabad is easily accessible by road and air from anywhere in India. Secunderabad Junction, about 9 kilometers from the institute, is the closest railway junction. The NIMS is about 6 kilometers from Sanathnagar Bus Station. The Institute is about 36 kilometers from Rajiv Gandhi International Airport.

Ques. Is there any accommodation facility at NIMS Hyderabad?

Last updated on September 16th, 2021

Ans. No, there is currently no hostel facility by NIMS. But students may find hostels and Paying Guests facilities near the institute.

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