Emeritus ChairpersonDr M L Swarankar MD (OBGYN - PGI), Ph.D (h.c)
Professor, Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Specialist in Reproductive Medicine & IVFEmeritus Chairperson
Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology
Dr. M. L. Swarankar is the Chairman & Managing Trustee, India Education Trust, Sponsoring Body of Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Jaipur. Currently he is Emeritus Chairperson, Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Jaipur. Earlier Dr. M. L. Swarankar has been the Chairperson for six years (from July 21, 2013 to July 10, 2019) of this University - the only residential Medical University in the State of Rajasthan, established undr the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly Act No. 22 of 2011.
Dr. Swarankar is also a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He is a Physician of International Eminence in the field of Assisted Reproductive Physiology and a Specialist in Reproductive Medicine and IVF. He graduated with a gold medal from the University of Rajasthan and completed his post graduation from Nation's Premier Medical institute PGIMER, Chandigarh in 1982.
He had his basic In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) training from the University of Liverpool, UK. He had extensive training in USA, Germany, France & Australia etc., in the field of Advance Reproductive Technology & Microsurgery. He is the founder director of Jaipur Fertility Centre (now an urban satellite centre associated with the Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Jaipur) which is the first centre of Rajasthan & North India to have successful IVF programme and delivered more than twenty thousand babies to infertile couples in the last two decades.
Ever since Dr. M. L. Swarankar became a doctor he had a dream to make a Medical Institute par excellence which could provide quality medical education & world class quality health services to the community, especially to the poor and needy, as he desires to serve them on priority.
Dr Swarankar has been inspired by Mahatma Gandhi's favourite prayer song He who understands the pain of others is one of God's own.