Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

About

Overview

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences (FAHS) is a constituent unit of MAHER. It has grown from strength of 70 students in 2013 to 550 students in 2021. FAHS specifically contributes to Teaching, Learning, Research and Technology Development and Health sciences of MAHER and their extension activities. This department offers B.Sc. programs that are innovative and address the emerging areas in Health Science Professional. Well-designed multidisciplinary programs together with the advantage of diverse faculty members and state-of-the art facilities graduate highly skilled experts for healthcare industry and society. Students of FAHS are imparted critical thinking ability through passionate faculty members. In addition, students are trained to acquire interpersonal and professional communication skill and to gain awareness in professional, ethical and social responsibilities. This is one college that turn out extremely useful and well trained para medical graduates who support the clinicians in medical colleges, hospitals and clinics not only in India but all over the world.  In the hi-tech world of modern health care, the need for a team approach in curing illness and sustaining life is essential and it takes people with varying skills and expertise to make up the team. Advanced complex instrumentation and equipment require technocrats not only to operate but also to care and maintain them as well. These experts have to possess a strong scientific foundation and be able to perform at a much higher level than the traditionally trained technicians of the past. FAHS serves as a nodal centre for clinical and research activities, facilitated and coordinated by the Vice Principal & Professor through collaboration with other departments and institutes.
Thus, FAHS produces a direct impact on the outcomes of health in specific areas.

Vision & Mission
Vision

To become a global leader among organizations offering Allied Health Science Programs. The Health Science Professional graduate is an individual who has broad perspectives of health and health-care and brings innovation, critical-thinking and lifelong learning skills into health-care settings

Mission

To educate and prepare competent, compassionate and ethical allied health professionals through student centered programmes that offer robust syllabus and educate health care professionals’ from demographically diverse backgrounds in order to meet the future primary and specialty health care needs of the region and nation at large. Foster biomedical research that leads to scientific advances and the improvement of the health of the public.

Message from Dean

FAHS welcomes you all to pursue that part of your learning which is health science intensive, encourages innovation in you. Most importantly I thank all those who have come from various places, far and near in India and other countries to study at this University. I see many unprecedented opportunities in doctors working together with scientists bringing in opportunities for our teaching, for our research, and for a global connection and reach. You will be exposed to emerging, innovative and interdisciplinary environment. Our university is about broadening vistas and a gateway to possibilities may it be in Science and Technology or entrepreneurship. Having enrolled in this institution, make use of this unique opportunity to hone your talent in becoming a great citizen of this country. It is my great privilege to welcome you to work with FAHS – now and forever. As we enter the academic year 2021-22, it is my privilege to greet the students, faculty members of the FAHS and to convey my best wishes to them for success in all their endeavors towards excellence in education, health care and research. Thank you very much.