In the year 1999, under the dynamic leadership of Dr. M.L. Swarankar, a renowned Gynecologist and Specialist in IVF & Microsurgery, India Education Trust (IET) was established as a Public Charitable Trust. IET is the sponsoring body of Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology (MGUMST). The Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital was formerly inaugurated on the Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in 2002. MGUMST was established under Rajasthan Legislative Assembly Act in 2011, Recognized by UGC, All the courses of the University are recognized by the respective Statutory bodies of the Government of India, MCI, DCI, INC & Govt. of Rajasthan.
MGUMST is an epitome of quality healthcare and medical education through continuous research and development. The university has more than 1500 bedded Mahatma Gandhi Hospital, fully fledged institutes of Medical, Dental, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Paramedical and Health Informatics. A state of the art Sri Ram Cancer and Super Specialty Medical Hospital located in the same campus. The teaching Hospitals, besides having the training facilities for MBBS & BDS, PG courses of MD/MS, MDS and super specialty courses of DM/MCH, PhD in almost all the disciplines. The university holds the distinction of performing the first heart transplant and the first cadaveric renal transplant successfully in the State of Rajasthan. It is also the first hospital in Rajasthan to be accredited by NABH, NABL and NABH for blood bank.
Mahatma Gandhi Dental College & Hospital was established in 2003, and the Institute has come a long way since its inception. The institute provides outstanding and affordable dental care in a patient-friendly environment in the spirit of compassion for all. The institute also provides ideal conductive academic environment for undergraduate and postgraduate studies. Institute also runs University Advanced Post Graduate Certificate Courses in Oral Implantology, Esthetics and Preventive Dentistry.