DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
Mental disorders among all illnesses are considered to produce significant burden on society. It can
produce significant distress to an individual and/or to her family and/or caregivers). The Department of
Psychiatry has been functional since its inception in 2013 with a focus on teaching and training in
psychiatry. The department also provide mental health services to the adjoining region and aspires to
provide research inputs to the field of mental health and psychiatry.