Department of Microbiology
Acres of Green Campus
Bed tertiary care hospital
The Department of Microbiology was established in the year 2000, March. It is involved in the teaching and training of undergraduate & PG medical students , PhD, BPT, BMLT, MSc (Medical Microbiology & Biotechnology). The diagnostic laboratory for the patient care service is provided in the central laboratory in CRH as well as in the department.
The laboratory is equipped with modern technology for advance study and diagnosis such as, ELISA, ViteK, BacteK, Turbicon and RTPCR etc. The department has been the center for research for faculty and students. A number of research grants have been obtained from ICMR and several research papers were published in the indexed journals.
Several workshops and CME/Seminars were conducted by the department. The parasitology section has been registered for EQAS under IATP.
One of the first departments to be established for teaching/training and laboratory diagnosis in Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences.
To train undergraduate and postgraduate students to acquire up to date knowledge on various pathogenic micro-organisms, especially of public health importance."
Dr Luna Adhikari
HOD, Department of Microbiology
It has world class facilities for training undergraduate and postgraduate students.
The campus has first-rate facilities like laboratories, workshops and practice school for hands-on learning. There are also cafeterias, and transport facility for students' ease.
SMIMS is definitely a good college for the medical students. It is situated in a calm place with all possible infrastructure facilities and follows students to make use of their talents.
SMIMS provides adequate facilities and good environment for studies and safe surroundings. Its central library has loads of books & Journals.
Sikkim itself is said to be home of gods. Its beauty and peace cannot be just explained in words. To study in a SMIMS itself is a great joy & pride with lot of learning and practicals.
It is an esteemed private institute for medical sciences which though just a decade old has created a niche for itself in the wide arena of medical schools.
DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR