The primary aim of & objective of the department is to develop highly trained man power, curriculum & clinical techniques for under graduate & post Graduate education. To recognize to key importance of mental health in context of the health priority of the country. To identify social, economic, environmental, biological and emotional determinants of mental health and institute diagnostics, therapeutics, rehabilitative, preventive and primitive majors to provide holistic care of the patients. Plan and deliver comprehensive treatment for illness in Psychiatric patients using rational drug therapy. Acquisition of practical competency is the key stone of PG medical education. Various teaching programs are conducted in the department like seminars, clinical case discussions, PG Bedside teaching, psychosomatic rounds and consultations liaison psychiatry, journal clubs, interdepartmental meetings, guest lecturers, Clinical psychology seminars, psycho pharmacology meetings etc.

Besides regular clinics for OPD patients with neuropsychiatric disorders, super specialty clinics are organized for patients of headaches, epilepsy, child and adolescent problems, dementia , sexual dysfunction and sleep disorders. The Department is equiped with latest Neuro Psychological tests, Portable Computerised EEG and has facility of psychotherapy, counseling and biofeedback under the supervision of a trained clinical psychologist. Indoor admission facilities are also available.