Sawai Man Singh Medical College, also known as SMS Medical College, is a government medical college in Jaipur. It was established in 1947 and was the 15th centre for medical education in India. The foundation stone was laid down by Lord Wavell, the Governor-General and Viceroy of India, on 13 March 1946 and Sawai Man Singh Medical College was officially opened in 1947. Initially, the college started work in the south wing of SMS Hospital and in the building of the Jaipur Medical Association. In 1952, the college was recognized by the Medical Council of India and the foundation of a new OPD block was laid in the succeeding year. 1952 also marked the beginning of P.G Courses and the first batch of M.D. and M.S. students qualified in 1955. The College is affiliated to Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, located in Rajasthan and recognized by National Medical Commission (NMC) with an annual intake of 250 MBBS seats, 432 seats in 24 disciplines of Post-Graduate studies and 89 seats in 11 Super-Specialization studies which are amongst one of the highest number of seats recognized by any Government Medical college in India. SMS medical college is ranked 27th best medical college in India in the latest Govt of India official NIRF 2020 rankings.
The Campus is located in a sprawling campus of over 28 acres with very good infrastructure. There are huge classrooms, 7 Lecture halls with 5 having a seating capacity of 300, 1 having 180 and 1 having more than 700. There are 22 Demo rooms, Common rooms, Examination halls. . Departmental museums and Skill labs. An Auditorium which accommodates more than 700. Advanced and fully-equipped laboratories continually focuses on teaching, clinical practice, and research. Excellent hostel facilities with well furnished rooms, with separate boys and girls hostel(UG, PG, SS and Interns) blocks are available on the campus. A central mess with good dining facilities is attached to the hostel. Sports and Recreational corner for UG and PG students which includes Indoor and outdoor stadiums and Gymnasium. Facilities to play Basketball, Football, Cricket, Hockey, Tennis, Volleyball Badminton and other games. Well-structured Library spread in over an area of 4000sqmt with a huge collection of Books of over 63,000+ and around 120 Journals including Indian and Foreign Journals and 18,200+ back volumes. There are Computer lab and separate reading rooms and E-Library facility. The Medical college has Pre-Clinical, Para-Clinical, Clinical and Super-Specialization departments.
The Attached Teaching Hospital
A list of hospitals attached to the SMS Medical College.
Sawai Man Singh Hospital - This hospital has 6000 beds in 43 wards and is one of the few government super speciality hospitals. The hospital has all the specialities in place with very good patient care facilities. The Hospital's general specialities include General Medicine, General Surgery, OBG, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radiodiagnosis, ENT, Ophthalmology, Anaesthesiology, Pathology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Forensic Medicine, Pain and Palliative care, Sports Injury, Physiotherapy. The Super Specialities include Urology, Nephrology, Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Maxillo-facial surgery, Plastic Surgery, Neurology, Neuro Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Endocrinology, Vascular Surgery, Gastroenterology, Pulmonary critical care and sleep medicine, Regional STD Teaching, Training and Research centre and Cardiology.
Mahila Chikitsalaya - Is a tertiary care hospital & one of the busiest hospital of Jaipur. It is an attached teaching hospital (Obstetrics &Gynaecology Department) of SMS Medical College, Jaipur to provide Obstetrics care and Gynaecological services to the patients. consultation & comprehensive treatment an average of 294 ANC patients and 197 Gynae patients are benefitted daily in the OPD. There are total no. of 90 to 108 IPD admissions /day. The Hospital has a milk bank. There are approximately 20 to 25 LSCS /day and 25 to 33 vaginal deliveries/day. There is an additional newly built modern 100 bedded mother & neonatal wing.
Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Shastri Nagar. - Specialized in treating respiratory ailments such as Tuberculosis, Lung cancer, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease etc. This 306 bedded institute has respiratory medicine and thoracic medicine departments of Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur. This institute is one of the renowned institutes in North India for chest and respiratory diseases. Patients not only from Jaipur but also from 34 districts of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Delhi etc. come here for consulting the highly qualified team of Doctors.
Psychiatric Center - At present the hospital has total bed strength of 312 including, 32 in emergency ward and 20 in de-addiction ward at SMS Hospital. It is running various specialty psychiatric services like de-addiction psychiatry, child psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, rehabilitation psychiatry etc.
Gangori Hospital - Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Hospital, Gangori is a 300-bedded hospital formed by Rajasthan Medicare Relief Society. It is fully functional hospital with specializations in Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Anesthesia, Radio-Diagnosis and a Blood Bank. There are ten modern operation theatres and eighteen-bedded labor room and the hospital registers over 7,000 surgeries and 7,000 births annually. Also, the neonatal ICU is under expansion, going from 14 to 35 beds. PDDU hospital is being the first of its kind in the State to successfully operate the generic drug store and is now smoothly implemented across the state under the name of Mukhyamantri Nishulk Dava Yojna (MNDY).
JK Lone (SPMCHI - Sir Padampad Mother and Child Health Center) - It is Paediatric Speciality centre and the Department has 8 units in SPMCHI, 2 neonatal units in Zenana Hospital and Mahila Chikitsalya and 1 pediatric unit in Gangori Hospital and has 348 indoor beds.
Zanana Hospital - Specialised in Gynaecology and the present bed strength is 534 including Neonates ICU beds (4 Gynae ICU & 4 Neonatal ICU).
Isolation Hospital (for infectious diseases) - This is one of the few active Infectious Disease Hospitals in India. It has been established to provide in Patient care and isolation for patients suspected / having infectious diseases. Situated on JLN Marg, a two storey building with a beautiful garden in front and parking facility, this hospital is well equipped( infrastructure and manpower) and prepared to provide care to patient care to patient during epidemics/outbreak like Swine-flu, Ebola, Corona etc.
HB Kanwatia Hospital - Haribux Kanwatiya Hospital is attached to SMS Medical College
S.R Goyal Government Hospital - A Satellite Hospital in Sethi colony
Govt. Satellite Hospital Banipark - It is a 50 bedded hospital with male and female ward, Operation Theatre, Neonatal Care, Labour Room with 24 Hours Delivery Facility, Multispeciality including Medicine, Surgery, ENT, Opthalmology, Paediatric Medicine, Gynaecology, Dental, Pathology, Radiology, Anaesthesia deptt. along with superspecialities in Gastroenterology.
Number of Seats in Post-Graduation and Super-Specialization
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Cardio Vascular and thoracic Surgery
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Immuno Haematology & Blood Transfusion
SMS Medical College,
Gangawal Park, Adarsh Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004.