Established in 1962, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Chandigarh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) is a coeducational higher education institution. Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.