Baba Farid University of Health Sciences



Overview of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences​

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences was established under an Act passed by the Legislature of the State of Punjab in July, 1998. The mission of the University is to create an intellectual, academic and physical environment, conducive to free flow of ideas and exchange of information between various faculties of the University and between this University and other Universities of Health Sciences in the country and abroad,thereby opening a window to the world for the health professionals, health planners, health managers, biomedical and social scientists and educators in health sciences of the country .

•Established in the memory of great Sufi Saint Baba Farid by Punjab Government in July, 1998 by an Act of the State Legislature.

Fifth of its kind in India, First in Northern India- Punjab Government deserves the credit of establishing it. Due to inadequacy of health professionals(in quantity & quality) the need was imminent. Such a University is expected to be a “Pace-setter” – in developing appropriate modes & models of Health Care. University committed to providing Community oriented need based education & Training programmes for Health professionals.

No. of  affiliated colleges










Sports Medicine


Para Medical


The University has following four faculties:

Faculty of Medical Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Nursing Sciences

Faculty of Physiotherapy

Our Objectives

  • 100% placements for all the students
  • Bringing out core competencies of students and making them highly scalable in their careers.
  • Training students to meet recent challenges of Industries through Career Development Programs.
  • Developing a strong pool of confident students through like skilling training.

Our Methodology

  • Upgradation of pre-placement training to keep pace with current trends.
  • Innovative approaches for professional education,
  • Proctoring, career counseling, mentoring and hand holdings by experts