|: Group B, Group A, Group C|
|: M.Phil, M.A., Ph.D., GNM|
Central Institute of Psychiatry or CIP is a government organization situated in Ranchi. CIP is directly under the Government of India. This was established in the year 1918. This institute dates back to the British times when this was called 'Ranchi European Lunatic Asylum'. At that time this catered only to European patients. Today it is one of the most popular government organization in India.