PPG Institute Of Allied Health Sciences

In Coimbatore, the City famous for its Hospitality and Culture, P.Perichi Gounder Memorial Education and Charitable Trust (PPG Trust), a renowned, benevolent, Charitable, educational trust was established in the year 1992 by Dr.L.P.Thangavelu, M.S., a leading laparoscopic surgeon. With the able support of his wife Mrs.Shanthi Thangavelu as the Trustee the institutions under the banner of PPG are making strides in achieving and accumulating accolades and laurels. The trust has established and been nurturing various educational institutions for the last 22 years in Coimbatore.

PPG Institute of Allied Health Sciences is one of the Institutions, dedicated to leadership, social welfare and excellence by quality education. Allied health professions are Nobel profession which distinct from nursing, medicine and pharmacy.


They work in health care teams to make the health care system by providing a range of diagnostic, technical, therapeutic and direct patient care and support services that are critical to the other health professionals they work with and the patients they serve.

"Allied Health Professions are a distinct group of health professionals who apply their expertise to prevent disease transmission, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate people of all ages and all specialties. Together with a range of technical and supportive staff they may deliver direct patient care, rehabilitation, treatment, diagnostics and health improvement interventions to restore and maintain optimal physical, sensory, psychological, cognitive and social functions."

With the wholehearted support of PPG management, qualified, hardworking team and infrastructure facility, we strive for the overall development of students by inculcating strong morals of compassion, care and empathy with service mind to make them excellent health care professionals. PPG Institute of Allied Health Sciences continues to strive for excellence in Allied Health Education approved under The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University. Four year of Allied Health education will not only earn you a degree but will transform your personality, empowering you to lead a successful life.

PPG Institution is one of the colleges which turn out well trained paramedical graduates who support the clinicians in medical colleges, hospitals and clinics not only in our country but all over the world.

Mission and Goals

IN the hi-tech world of modern health care the need for a team approach in curing illness and sustaining like is essential & it takes people with varying skills & expertise to make up the team. Advanced complex instrumentation and equipment require technocrats not only to operate but to care and maintain them as well. These experts have to possess a strong scientific foundations on which the technology revolves and be able to perform at a much higher level of skills that is not easily available.

Ashwin hospital focused on this issue of the tremendous need for such expert technologists in the various fields and came up with the idea of starting B.Sc Allied Health Sciences course.

Even though this concept is perhaps novel to India it is widely popular and highly successful already in many advanced countries, through this course the objective is to create an adequate number if technocrats of high level performance and skills. This four year programme was the culmination of efforts of a vast number of people qualified and interested in these areas and aboard of studies made up of eminent academics in the specialties.