On March 12,1992 a historic agreement was signed by the Government of Sikkim to set up the first University with a private organization - "Manipal Education & Medical Group", the pioneers in professional education in India, for setting up of a University for imparting education in Medical, Engineering and Allied Health Services.

The Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences (SMUHMTS) was established by an Act of the Sikkim State Legislature in 1995 to achieve the above objectives.


Manipal Education Consortium, (MEC), India, and Information Management Systems Inc, (IMS Inc.), USA, have developed high-quality, self-paced e-Learning courses to prepare you for careers of tomorrow. MEC-IMS offer you world-class study material using AICC (Aviation Industry CBT Committee) compliant technology.

The MEC-IMS e-Learning system is the first true open-architecture learning system and the MEC-IMS Certificate you get on successfully completing a course is verifiable online and is globally recognized.

MEC is a part of the $500 million Manipal Group - a conglomerate with interests in Education, Healthcare, Hospitality, Finance, Media, Publishing, Printing and Information Technology.