Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences "Deemed To Be University", Karad is located in Western Maharashtra, India against the background of mountains & valleys. The green, eco-friendly campus is spread over 60 acres and is well connected by rail, road and air.
The University is accredited by NAAC 'A' grade and has been conferred with ISO 9001:2015 certification. The constituent faculties of the University include Medical, Dental, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Pharmacy and Biotechnology offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in respective faculties. It also runs Ph.D programs and Post Doctoral Fellowship in various subject.
The Medical college is about 35 years old and is recongnized by the Medical Council of India, Medical Council of Malaysia and is listed in the WHO's World Directory of Medical Schools. MBBS and Postgraduate degree/diploma courses in clinical and basic sciences in 17 disciplines are recognized by Medical Council of India. It also admits the international students from all over the globe for undergraduate courses.
It has state-of-art museums with large collection of specimens and models. The KIMS diagnostic laboratory has been accredited by National Accreditation of Board for Testing and calibration Laboratories (NABL). The Lead Referral Laboratory is the first of its kind in Maharashtra state, which was ranked the first amongst 40 such centres in india. The well equipped Molecular and Human Genetics Laboratory is a feather in the cap.
The teaching hospital is 1125 bedded multi speciality tertiary care hospital with facilities of Critical Care, Endoscopic Surgeries, Dialysis, Cardiology, Cardio-vascular-thoracic-surgery, Oncology, Urology, Neuro-surgery, Plastic-surgery, Oral and Maxillofecial Surgery and a recognized Renal Transplant Unit. It is fully equipped with major operation theaters, minor theator, Labour rooms, blood bank accrediated by NABH, radio-diagnosis and radiotherapy, computerized medical records, counseling services etc. There are separate intensive care units like Medical, Surgical, Coronary Care, Pediatric Neonatal (accredited by Neonatology Forum of India), Respiratory and Obstetrics. The Neonatal ICU is recognized by Neonatology Forum of India. The radio diagnosis department has facilities for MRI, color doppler, mammography, DSA etc. It also activly participates in national healthcare programs and various extensions & outreach community programs initiated by the institute.
The teaching hospital KH&MRC is recognised by National Accreditations Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH).
The University has been ranked 5th amongst the cleanest higher Educational Institution in the category of 'Technical Institution-Universities (Residential)' in the year 2018. The University has also received certificate for Maintaining, Promoting and Encouraging the culture of swachhta in Higher Education Institutions in the country.
Experienced faculty secure and spacious hostels, a sports complex, various extra-curricular activities have succeeded in attracting the student from all over India and from USA, UK, New Zealand, Middle East countries, Sri Lanka, Canada, Mauritius and many other countries..