Government Medical College, Haldwani(formerly known as Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust Medical College) is a medical college in Haldwani, Uttarakhand, India. It was established in 1997. The college is affiliated with hemvati nandan bahuguna medical University. Also known as GMC Haldwani, it is one of the fast-growing residential and co-educational medical colleges in India. The foundation of the medical college was laid on 19 March 1997, by Shri Romesh Bhandari, the then governor of Uttar Pradesh. In May 2004, the college started its first intake of 100 MBBS students.By April 2010, Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust had been dissolved. All of the five institutions operational under the trust had been taken over by Department of Medical Education (Government of Uttarakhand) to operate under the name of Government Medical College, Haldwani from 1 May 2010As on November 2013, the college conducted MBBS and MD/M.S. courses with a student intake of 100 and 65 respectively.Undergraduate coursesEditMBBS - 5 ½ years (including one year compulsory rotating internship training)1st Professional (2 semesters): subjects taught are anatomy, physiology, biochemistry and community medicine.2nd Professional (3 semesters): subjects taught are pharmacology, pathology, microbiology and forensic medicine, community medicine, surgery, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, dermatology, psychiatry, and radiology.3rd Professional Part - I (2 semesters), subjects taught - community medicine, ENT, ophthalmology, medicine, surgery, orthopaedics, ostetrics and gynaecology, otolaryngology, paediatrics, ophthalmology, medicine, anaesthesiology, dentistry, radiology, and radiotherapy.3rd Professional Part - II (2 semesters), covers medicine, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, and surgery including orthopaedics.