Universal College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) was established in the year 1998 with the affiliation of T.U and recognized by Nepal Medical Council (NMC) & is considered as the pioneer institute in Nepal in the field of Medicine & dentistry. This college was established for training eminent medical professionals from all over the world. As on today, more than 500 doctors have passed out from the college & are practicing all over the world.
The college is located at Bhairahawa in Rupandehi district, Lumbini Zone which is one of the education & business hubs of Nepal, and is near Indo-Nepal boarder town Sonauli (2 km). The college is situated just 15 km away from Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha, which is considered as the main attraction of tourism in Nepal.
At present, college is offering various programs like MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. Nursing, B.N, B.MLT & B. Pharmacy. College has also started post graduation (PG) program from 2009/10 & at present it is offering MD/MS degrees in 16 specialities. It also offers post graduate degree in dentistry in 5 specialities. At present, UCMS is having 750 bedded multi speciality hospital with ultra modern equipments & renowned faculties from both Nepal & India. The college has always given importance towards the health care of the people of Nepal & their well being. It has always been in the forefront to provide the best medical care.
With the history of more than 15 years of excellence in the field of medical education, UCMS aims to maintain the philosphy of imparting quality education & health service for a healthy tomorrow.