Universal College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) was established in 1998 AD as a privately owned medical educational institution situated at Bhairahawa. The Universal College of Medical Sciences affiliated with Tribhuvan University (TU0 to conducts the MBBS & BDS courses.
UCMS campus has been equipped with all modern amenities required for certification and clearance from the Tribhuvan University, Nepal, Medical Council & Ministry of Education of Nepal. UCMS admits 100 students in MBBS each academic year Facilities for running the Medical College like well-equipped Laboratories, a modern Library, separate Hostels for boys and girls under the strict guidance of Wardens and 24 hours Security, availability of UCMS Teaching Hospital to the Students for Clinical teaching, etc. have been effectively implemented by the Management, well in advance.
The Administrative Office of the College at Kathmandu supervises all travel requirements and other facilities for the students and also their visitors. Lumbini, with its international reputation as a pilgrim center, has excellent hotel facilities that will ensure a comfortable stay for the visitors. Indian, Chinese, Nepalese, Continental, and a variety of other cuisines are served. Lumbini is geographically located in the Terai region that comprises plain lands and the climate is comparable to that of the North Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi.
During summer, the temperature could reach up to 400C and in winter it falls to a minimum of 10o C. The management has made adequate arrangements in the College and Hostels to reckon with the climate conditions, including the provision of air-cooled and heated hostel rooms.
Universal College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) is considered the pioneer institute in Nepal in the field of Medicine. It offers courses such as MBBS, BDS, MD, MS, MDS, and B.Sc. in Nursing. At present, UCMS is having 750-bedded multi-specialty hospital with ultra-modern equipment & renowned faculties from both Nepal & India. With a history of more than 15 years of excellence in the field of medical education, UCMS aims to maintain the philosophy of imparting quality education & health service for a healthy tomorrow.
Courses Offer by UCMS: B.Sc Nursing, Bachelor of Nursing (BN), B.Sc in Medical Laboratory Technology (B.Sc MLT), Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Public Health (BPH), B.Sc. in Medical Imaging Technology (B.Sc MIT), M.Sc. Clinical Microbiology, MD in Biochemistry, MD in Clinical Pharmacology, MD in Clinical Physiology, MD in Dermatology, MD in Internal Medicine, MD in Paediatrics, MD in Anesthesiology, MD in General Practice (MDGP), MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MD in Ophthalmology, MD in Pathology, MD in Psychiatry, MD in Radiodiagnosis, MS in Clinical Anatomy, MS in Clinical Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, MS in General Surgery, MS in Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), MDS Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MDS in Orthodontics and Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm).