Medvarsity, India's first virtual medical university was established in April 2000, to provide complementary medical education using information technology.
Medvarsity has already entered into MOUs with four medical colleges and has nearly 1400 medical students and doctors registered on its platform. Medvarsity courses are even recognized by the Royal College of General Practitioners, U.K. Medvarsity has about 5000 hrs of quality content and is in the process of acquiring more. The content is organized, structured and web enabled in the form of audiovisual lectures, multimedia textbooks, procedural videos, interactive learning tools, clinical case reviews, clinical updates, journal club, Virtual Medical Library, guidelines and protocols, online conferences and CME, live/recorded workshops, expert interactions & discussion fora etc. Its nearly 200 consultants contribute to the above content and also conduct administration skills training, leadership, interpersonal skills, clinical skills training modules, teacher training modules and objective testing training.