HEALTH

Health Hamdard College of Medicine and Dentistry (HCM&D) trains students for the degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) and Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS). The programme of studies for the award of MBBS degree has been so designed as to produce well disciplined, knowledgeable, motivated and hardworking graduates with emphasis on community orientation, especially rural communities. The purpose of this programme is to equip the graduates with theoretical knowledge, psychomotor skills and clinical understanding so that they are able to compete with the best available human resource in the field. Fourteen batches of MBBS students and 10 batches of BDS students have passed since the inception of the college. Many of them have won laurels for this institution by earning name in the examinations like FCPS, FDS, FRDS, USMLE and M.Sc. in dental subjects locally and from abroad with high scores. Total graduates till to date in MBBS are 1273 and in BDS 337. Presently 578 students are enrolled in MBBS programme and 194 in BDS program. Foreign students from Canada, Saudi Arabia, Iran, India, Germany, Bahrain, Malaysia and Nepal are studying at the college. The college has excellent and secure hostel facilities for boys and girls. HCM&D is included in the list of permanent members of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council under section of PMDC Ordinance 1962 and hence in WHO Directory of Accredited Medical Colleges.