To date, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) has built 16 colleges under Tribhuvan University’s affiliation, as well as 7 constituent colleges. The institute was founded in 1972 and is based in Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal. Pharmacy, ANM, CMA, Radiology, Proficiency Certificate Course in General Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Laboratory, Traditional Medicine, and Physiotherapy were among the first programs offered by the institute. The MBBS program began in 1978 with 22 students enrolled, however, the number of students enrolled has since expanded. IOM’s current Dean is Prof. Dr. Jagdish Prasad Agrawal, and its Director is Prof. Deepak Mahara.