Vir Chandra Singh Garhwali Government Institute Of Medical Science and Research, Srinagar, Pauri Garhwal is first government college of Uttrakhand. Medical Council of India has given permission for admission of 100 M.B.B. S students in June 2008.
Situated in scenic environs on the banks of river Alaknanda in Srinagar , Pauri Garhwal , a state of art medical college providing latest medical teachings. Medical college aims to house well equipped facilities like laboratories for various departments like Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology etc. Every department has latest equipments in laboratories, research labs, and departmental libraries along with latest audio visual teaching aids. The three lecture theatres have sitting capacity of more than 140 students each and are equipped with latest teaching aids. The computerized central library which is spread over three floors stocks more than 1400 latest books on all walks of medicines. It also has internet facility along with multimedia teaching aid. The faculties of college, with rich experience in teaching, have been invited from across the country.The college aims to achieve the status of a premier medical college of India in near future.
The Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna (HNB) teaching hospital associated with medical college has been catering to the wide section of population of and around Srinagar. The 300 bedded hospital is poised to be upgraded to 500 bedded hospital shortly. The hospital is providing best of medical facilities to local and remote population including OPD; Indoor Patients; Operation theatres; Emergency Services; CT Scans; Ultrasound and pathology testing facility. Vir Chandra Singh Garhwali Government Institute Of Medical Science and Research, Srinagar, Pauri Garhwal is 104 Km from Rishikesh which is well connected by road, rail and air from rest of the country.