Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute (VPCI) New Delhi, affiliated to Delhi University, offers quality education in the field of chest diseases.

Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute

Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute was established in the year 1953. The college is affiliated to the University of Delhi and is a different one, among the colleges of the university, as it offers courses in the medical stream, at the postgraduate level. As the name suggests, VPCI Delhi is focused to the study related to chest diseases.  Located in the main campus of the University of Delhi, the main objective of VPCI is to develop the research activities that are conducted to develop new diagnostic technology, and to share this knowledge with other institutes. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute Delhi started functioning in 1953. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the then Deputy Prime Minister of India, laid the foundation stone of the Institute on 6th April 1949 and hence, the institute was named after him. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute is totally funded by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

Affiliated to: Delhi University



The college offers the following course:

Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases

Post Graduate:

The college offers folowing course:



An M.B.B.S. candidate is eligible to apply for the course.

Post Graduate:
For the admission in M.D. (Doctor of Medicine) three Year course an M.B.B.S. candidate is eligible.
Admission Procedure:

Post Graduate:
Admission is taken through an entrance test, conducted by the Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi

Admission in D.T.C.D. (Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases) is done by the Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi.
  • Sports facility
  • Laboratories
  • Seminar Rooms
  • Conference Rooms
  • Separate hostel facilities
  • Library
  • Computer facility
  • ICT Infrastructure
  • Wi Fi connectivity
  • Auditorium
  • Gymnasium
  • Health Centre
  • Common Rooms
  • Canteen
  • Transport Facility


Contact Address:
Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute
University of Delhi
P.O. Box No.2101
New Delhi - 110 007, Delhi
Phone: +91-11-27667102, 27667441,
Fax: +91-11-27667420

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