Baba Farid University of Health Sciences was established under an Act passed by the Legislature of the State of Punjab in July, 1998. The mission of the University is to create an intellectual, academic and physical environment, conducive to free flow of ideas and exchange of information between various faculties of the University and between this University and other Universities of Health Sciences in the country and abroad,thereby opening a window to the world for the health professionals, health planners, health managers, biomedical and social scientists and educators in health sciences of the country .
•Established in the memory of great Sufi Saint Baba Farid by Punjab govt. in July, 1998 by an Act of the State Legislature.
Fifth of its kind in India, First in Northern India- Punjab Govt. deserves the credit of establishing it.Due to inadequacy of health professionals(in quantity & quality) the need was imminent. Such a University is expected to be a “Pace-setter” – in developing appropriate modes & models of Health Care. University committed to providing Community oriented need based education & Training programmes for Health professionals.
No. of affiliated colleges
Sports Medicine 1
Med. Lab. Technology 5
B.Sc. (Medical) 3
The University has following six faculties:
•Faculty of Medical Sciences
•Faculty of Dental Sciences
•Faculty of Nursing Sciences
•Faculty of Ayurveda
•Faculty of Physiotherapy
•Faculty of Homoeopathy
Recognition of Degrees
a)His Excellency the Governor of Punjab has recognized all the degrees and diplomas certificates and other academic distinctions awarded by the this University w.e.f. 1st July, 1999.
The Govt. of India has recognized the MBBS, MD/MS/PG Diploma/BDS/Bsc(Nursing)/M.Sc.(Nursing) being awarded by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences
DCI/CCH/CCIM has recommended to Govt. of India for the recognition of MDS/BHMS/BAMS degrees awarded by this University
Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi
Association of Commonwealth Universities, London
University Grants Commission under Section 2(f) of its Act, 1956.
Included in the World Health Directory of Medical Schools.
Baba Farid University of Health Sciences,
Sadiq Road, Faridkot,Punjab-151 203
--- Phone Numbers---
|Reception||01639-256232, 256236 , 257883, 257884||01639 - 256234|
|Examination||01639 - 256232, 256236||01639 - 256235|
|Finance Officer||01639 - 250267|
|Dean (College Development)||01639 - 252232|
|SVC Office||01639 - 256254|
|Library||01639 - 256232||01639 - 256234|
|GGS Medical College||01639 - 251111|
|Principal Office, University College of Nursing||01639 - 251062|
|Office, University College of Nursing||01639 - 250433|
|University Institute of Pharmacy||01639 - 251232|
|MS Office, GGS Medical Hospital||01639 - 250398|
|Emergency, GGS Medical Hospital||01639 - 250068|
What is the procedure for rechecking/reevaluation?
Ans. A Student can apply for rechecking within 30 days of the declaration of results on the form available with University for Rs.10/- . After completing the form a fee of Rs.500/- per sheet (i.e. separate fee should be submitted for checking papers A and B) should also be submitted along with the form. Reevaluation of scripts is not allowed
What is the procedure for getting Degree in absentia?
Ans. Student should provide the following documents and fee for obtaining Degree in absentia
Internship completion certificate.
Recommendations from the Principal
Fee of Rs.1000/-
Degree in absentia form completely filled in should be submitted to the University along with the above mentioned documents and fees.
How can I get Duplicate DMC ?
Ans. Write an Application on plain paper and get it forwarded from the principal of your college with the photocopy of DMC. Fee for Duplicate DMC is Rs.200/-
How can I get Duplicate Degree?
Ans. Write an Application on plain paper and get it forwarded from the principal of your college with the photocopy of Degree. Fee for Duplicate DMC is Rs.400/-
What is the procedure for opening a new college?
Ans. An organization Govt./Private, Trust,
Consent of Affiliation by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences will be granted after the receipt of Essentiality Certificate from the State Govt.
The organization will approach the concerned Council for grant of permission after obtaining Essentiality Certificate from the State Govt. and Consent of the University.
The affiliation by the University will be granted on receipt of the permission by the Concerned Council for starting the course.
Admissions will be made only after obtaining the permission of the Punjab Govt. and a notification by the Govt. for the same.
As. There is no statutory Central Council for BPT/MLT courses presently. Grant of affiliation will be considered by the University as and when the Govt./Society/Trust/Mission/Volunteer applies to the University after obtaining NOC from the State Government.
What is registration No.?
Ans. After the verification of the original documents of all the students, each one is allotted a unique registration number, which is the identity of a particular student throughout his/her academic career. The student is issued a registration number card.
How can I get duplicate registration card?
Ans. In case the registration card is lost /misplaced etc. the student may apply for a duplicate registration card through his college. The student has to submit a fee for Rs.200/- along with an affidavit confirming that the registration card is misplaced/lost and if it is found at any later stage, he/she shall submit the same to the University immediately.
How can I get my registration card corrected?
Ans. In case the student finds any error or there is any change in the particulars, he/she may submit application to the University alongwith correction fee of Rs.100/- and documentary proof through the Principal of his/her College.