Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, New Delhi

VPCI New Delhi - Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute

  • New Delhi, Delhi NCR
  • ESTD 1953
  • Public

Facilities available in College

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

  • Classrooms

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Doctorate of Medicine [M.D]
2Years Full Time
4.0 ₹10,000 per year Apply Now
3Years Full Time
4.0 N/A Apply Now
DM [Pulmonary Medicine]
3Years Full Time
4.0 N/A Apply Now
Diploma in Tuberuclosis & Chest Disease
2Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now

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Prof. Rajendra Prasad
Dr. Mujeeb ur Rahman
Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Prof SK Chhabra
Head of Department, Department of Cardiorespiratory Physiology
Dr. Anuradha Choudhary
Associate Professor, Department of Medical Mycology
Dr Malini Shariff
Head of the Department, Department of Microbiology
Dr Ritu Kulshrestha
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Prof. Arunabha Ray
Head of Department, Department of Pharmacology
Prof. Krishnan Ravi
Head of the Department, Department of Physiology
Prof. S. N. Gaur
Professor, Department of Respiratory Medicine

About College

Vallabh Bhai Patel Chest Institute (VPCI) was established in 1953 as one of the premier institute offering post graduate courses related to chest diseases and it is affiliated to Delhi University. The institute is located in the main north campus of Delhi and it is funded entirely by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

  • The foundation stone for the institute was laid by then deputy Prime Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in 1949
  • It operated its hospital wing in the name Viswanathan Chest Hospital in 1956.
  • It is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC)
  • Nearest Metro Station is  Delhi vishwavidhalya                             

Accreditation- it has accreditation with National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)


  • APACI Workshop on Epidemiology and Control of Influenza
  • Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) -Programme
  • Interactive Lecture on Science & Public Health
  • Workshop on Bronchial Asthma
  • International Clinical Trials Day
  • Symposium on "Personalized Therapeutics in Lung Cancer - The Path Ahead"
  • Symposium on Pulmonary Rehabilitation in COPD



  • 10038 books
  • 23157 titles
  • 150 CD’s
  • 508 Thesis
  • 105 national/international reports
  • 112 national/international journals


3 floor hostel having 10 rooms/floor for boys as well as girls


  • Main auditorium 300 siting capacity
  • Seminar hall 100 siting capacity
  • 2 seminar rooms having 50 seats each

Residential campus

95 residences in different parts of campus


  • Eugino Morelli Prize
  • Forlanini Medal, Italian Tuberculosis Association
  • Dhanwantari Prize, Indian National Science Academy
  • Silver Jubilee Award, Medical Council. Of India, 1978;
  • B.C. Roy Award, 1975 and the list continue.

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Contact Details

Phone No: 011-27666549
Po.Box No.2101 Delhi
New Delhi - 110007
Delhi NCR , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Krishi Bhawan Bus Stop bus stand 0.43Km
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