Patan Academy of Health Sciences situated in Lalitpur was established in 2008. It is a public, not-for-profit institution of higher education. This is an autonomous institution.
Patan Academy of Health Sciences is located in the Patan region of Nepal adjoining Kathmandu. It is a public college dedicated to production of doctors who are ready to serve the needy people of the country. The academy is based at the major teaching hospital for the academy which is Patan Hospital.