At a glance
Mymensingh Medical College
Medical College is a government medical college in
was established as an institution of national
importance. It is located in the eastern part of the
town beside Mymensingh Dhaka highway.
It started in 1924 in Baghmara as “Lytton Medical
School”, according to the name of the then Governor of
Bengal Mr. Lytton. The medical school had conducted
Licentiate of Medical Faculty (LMF) till 1962.
Mymensingh Medical College was named in 1962 that
started conducting MBBS course with 32 students as the
1st batch (M 01).
Mymensingh Medical Journal is the official journal of
Mymensingh Medical College which is an Index Medicus /
MEDLINE enlisted journal.
The campus shifted to Charpara in 1972 on a total of 84
acres land. A four storied College building with 18,000
sq. m. floor space. The Hospital building is adjacent to
the college building. The hospital is spread over an
area of 58 acres of land (additional 5.7 acres for S. K.
The total floor space in the hospital is 50300 square
meters with capacity of 910 beds. Preclinical &
Para-clinical disciplines are in College building and
clinical disciplines are in Hospital building. Gallery
I, II & III, Tutorial rooms, Dissection Hall, Practical
classroom, Laboratories, Museums, Medical Education
Unit. Medical Skill Centre, Autopsy Morgue, Seminar'
Rooms, Library (Air conditioned), Computer Lab are In
the college building.
Centre for Nuclear Medicine and Ultrasound, Model Family
Planning Clinic, Medical central mosque, Agrani Bank,
Female student’s hostel, Internee hostels, Nurses
training institute, residential building for teachers
and staffs, auditorium, Morgue 2 are all in the charpara
campus. Residential buildings for (MLSS) staff at
Mashkanda. infectious disease section is located about
half a kilometer away from college premises in SK
hospital. The male student hostels are located about
half a kilometer away in the old Lytton medical school
In addition to MBBS course there are also Postgraduate
courses such as MD; MS, Diploma & MPH courses. Gross
eligibility for candidature: Bangladeshi national passed
HSC examination within immediate two passed session with
total GPA 7.0 (SSC+HSC) with Biology in HSC. Written
examinations are MCQ type on the basis of HSC syllabus
on Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and General
Knowledge. Answer scripts are examined centrally by OMR
machine and final selection are given by DGHS as per
merit and quota.
All the post-graduate courses are approved by The
Faculty of Postgraduate Medicine and Research,
University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. After Completion of 2
years after Graduation (MBBS), Two years of service for
government candidate, Govt. candidate who completed
another postgraduate degree al least before2 years,
Non-government candidate after 1 year of completing
internship, One year training on the respective subject
for Diploma degree. Admission Test conducted at least 2
months before commencing the session, MCQ true false
completion type on the basic concepts of overall medical
science, Answer sheets are examined by OMR machine,
Selection is given as per merit and quota (Government
50% Non- Government 50%).
Dr Md Motiur Rahman
Mymensingh Medical College, Mymensingh