Who Are we?


In the year 1871,foundation of B.J. Govt Medical School Pune was done from the generous donation of Byramjee Jeejeebhoy. In 1946,B.J.Medical School was upgraded to B.J. Medical College. Construction of present B.J. Medical College building was started in 1948 and completed in 1950. The campus has already been blessed by the presence of great personality – father of our nation, Mahatma Gandhi who was operated upon for emergency appendectomy in 1924. At any given time now 1700 students are on the campus with more than 2000 staff including 268 faculties.

sassoon hospital

Sassoon General Hospitals is a large state-run hospital in Pune, India with 1296 beds and is affiliated to the B. J. Medical College. Sassoon Hospital caters to around 95 lakh population of Pune District in the State of Maharashtra. The last two decades mark the spreading of wings. Collaborative research through funding agencies like the ICMR and DST took off in a big way. BJMC fought the outbreak of 2009 H1N1 (Swine flu) in Maharashtra. It has also promptly handled the casualties of German Bakery Bomb Blast. Super specialty courses were started and specialized treatment was made available. A building for super-specialty department is build from the donation of Infosys Foundation. UG,PG and Super-speciality courses are conducted in the college. 250 UG admissions and 145 PG admissions are made every year.


Breathing sustains life. And breathing dreams, sustains the soul that seeks. It provides not merely the oxygen that keeps one going, but the fuel that drives mankind to higher summits, and helps realise the envisioned goals. Respirare provides a platform for young minds to show their dexterity and develop flawless communication skills. it brings together ingenious minds and quench the thirst of inquisitiveness. This conference comprises of Workshops, Lectures from the finest doctor of India, Debates, Symposia, Case and Paper Presentation and Brainstorming Quizzes.