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LGBRIMH

LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health

Facilities
Sonitpur
Assam
Accredited By
Indian Nursing Council (INC), New Delhi
Established Date
1876
NA
Total Students
Public
Type
NA
Fees Range

How to reach

LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health is situated at Tezpur, Sonitpur (Assam), 784001, Post Box No: 15 in Sonitpur.

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Courses Offered

M.D. in Psychiatry
  • 3 Years
  • Doctor of Medicine-M.D.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care
D.N.B in Psychiatry
  • 3 Years
  • Diplomate of National Board-D.N.B.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care
M.Phil in Clinical Psychology
  • 2 Years
  • Master of Phillosophy-M. Phil.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care
M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work
  • 2 Years
  • Master of Phillosophy-M. Phil.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
M. Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing
  • 2 Years
  • M.Sc.
  • Medicine / Beauty / Health Care

LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health - LGBRIMH

The Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health (LGBRIMH) was initially set up as Tezpur Lunatic Asylum under the British Government in April, 1876. In 1922 the hospital was rechristened as Tezpur Mental Hospital. With the progress in the field of psychiatry across the globe, steps were also taken to develop this hospital with modern facilities. Major construction activities were started in 1926. A private firm, “Zardine Menezes Co.,” was hired from Calcutta for undertaking the upgradation works. By the end of 1932 the hospital accommodation rose up to 700 beds. Most of the existing buildings in the Indoor section are of those times. After the Independence, the hospital was brought under the Government of Assam. In 1949, Late Dr. N. C. Bordoloi became the Superintendent of the hospital. During his tenure, the hospital saw marked improvement in the administration and treatment services. Dr. Bordoloi was the first psychiatrist in the country to receive the Padmashree Award from the Government of India for his dedicated service. With the increase in patient flow, a new Out-Patient Department (OPD) was built in 1987.  In the following year, another two storied building was built to accommodate the increased number of patients. Subsequently, in 1989, the hospital was renamed as “Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Institute of Mental Health”. In 1999 the Institute was handed over to the North Eastern Council (NEC). Being the premier tertiary care psychiatric institute in the NE region, the hospital was upgraded to a regional institute with the objective of providing better mental health care and developing manpower in the region. The Institute was thereafter rechristened as “Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health.”

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Why join LGBRIMH

Facilities

The college has a well defined infra with the modern and latest facilities.

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Placement

6 Type Courses Available

  • 5 PG Courses
  • 1 Diploma Courses

LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health Placements

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Infrastructure

At Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health (LGBRIMH), the students are endowed with modern infra and convenient amenities that make their life 'go easy' in college hours, alongside make learning more interesting. Some of the facilities include well ventilated classrooms, stocked library, seamless internet connectivity, medical facilities, and many other facilities.

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