The Academic Section of SMS Medical College and Attached Hospitals, Jaipur under the esteemed and dynamic visionary and head of the Institute, The Principal and Controller oversees the dissemination of Medical Education as per the norms set by Medical Council of India (MCI), India and Rajasthan University of Health Sciences (RUHS). The section ensures the smooth administration of undergraduate, postgraduate, certificates course – work in clinical specialties and super- specialty courses in Medical Sciences as per the stipulations of MCI and RUHS. The section also oversees the execution and conduct of the ancillary undergraduate Para-medical program as per the stipulations of RUHS. All issues related to the academia of the above cited course- work including admission process, syllabi, stringent scholastic schedule, examinations, scholarships and measures to evolve the education process akin to Medical and its ancillary Para-Medical program are dealt with in commiserate with the demands and dictates of the prevailing times.
The elaborate and evolved schema of Medical Research, that forms an essential part of Medical Education, is also addressed by the Academic Section of the Institute. The research work at the undergraduate, postgraduate and super-specialty level is routed through an evolved well-developed structured screening protocol to evaluate the veracity, relevance, ethics and the benefits that a research study would give to the society. The research proposals are processed through Institutional Research Review Board (IRRB), Clinical Trial Screening Committee (CTSC) and a well- organized Institutional Ethics Committee (IEC) that ensure and promote research activity at all levels of undergraduate, postgraduate and faculty domains so as to maintain and promote patient- care. It is also ensured that inter-disciplinary research with involvement of specialists from all fields of application medical sciences and basic sciences get the right impetus and support.