Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences (SIMS) , Shimoga was established in the year 2007. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences , Karnataka. Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences,Dr. McGann, the Darbar surgeon, Government of Mysore submitted a proposal for the establishment of medical college at Shimoga on 1906. The college is driven by greater aspirations to provide the finest quality of Pharmacy Education. The institute has a highly qualified and experienced teaching staff.