Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute was established in the year 1985 to the purpose of developing as a centre of excellence in medical education, research and healthcare. It was declared as a Deemed University by the Government of India in 1994. The NAAC has reaccredited (cycle-3) of Accreditation of New Health Sciences Manual by NAAC, Bengaluru which facilitated the SRIHER(DU) with “A++” highest grade with CGPA of 3.53 on 4 point scale valid up to January 24, 2028. The University hospital is a multi-speciality tertiary care centre with 2,340 beds, with state-of-the-art medical facilities, providing quality health care to the needy rural and urban population. Many renowned physicians and surgeons treat around 5,000 patients every day in the hospital.
Area of Excellence
The WHO has designated Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute as a WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Occupational Health. The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB)
Research Capability and Focus Area
The 'Research Vision' of Sri Ramachandra is to evolve the University as an "International Centre of Excellence in Translational Medical Education & Research and Biomedical Nanotechnology''.
Notable Research / Publication
1)Developing models for estimating personalized deposited dose (PDD) for fine & ultrafine PM among adults of Southern India-GHES, University of Berkeley,USA 2)Anti-Parkinson’s effect of cayratia auriculata ethanolic extract in zebrafish model-GATE- Young Faculty Research Grant, SRIHER
Over two million square feet of constructed space houses technologically advanced, fully air-conditioned state of the art class rooms, modern laboratories and the campus spread over 150 acres.
The digital Central library is of 4000 sq m with sitting capacity of 522 having more than 700 hard copies of the journals and one lakh back issues.