Directorate of Medical Education and Research - Introduction
Directorate of Medical Education and Research controls and supervises the working of 42 institutions viz; Medical and Dental Colleges, Teaching Hospitals and Health Units under its purview to achieve and maintain academic standards.
Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) Mumbai Maharashtra supervises the Medical Education i.e. Under Graduate , Post Graduate and Super Specialisation. It also co-ordinates the Research activities in Fundamental Research , Applied Research & Operational Research in the Institutions under its control and through Out-reach Services. This enables the Government to improve Health Status of the people in the society.
The Director is the head of the Department and is assisted by The Joint Directors. The Superintendent of Nursing Services is in charge of Nursing Education and works under the Director.
The Director Medical Education and Research is the competent authority for Common Entrance Test for admission to Health Science Courses (MH-CET).
Research is collaborated with national / international organizations and carried out at all institutions as a part of Postgraduate training. Independent research is also carried out by staff members of various disciplines. Research undertaken by staff members is presented in different national and international conferences and published in various journals. Conferences and Academic Workshops are regularly conducted at various institutions. Details of these for reference can be made available by the institute if required.
Entrance examinations conducted by Directorate of Medical Education & Research (DMER) Mumbai Maharashtra (Click to the Exam for details)