Army Medical College, Chittagong

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Army Medical College, Chattogram
আর্মি মেডিকেল কলেজ, চট্টগ্রাম
Campus of Army Medical College Chittagong. jpg.jpg
Temporary campus of Army Medical College Chattogram
Other name
AMC, Chattogram
MottoLearn To Serve
TypeMilitary medical college
Established2014 (2014)
Academic affiliation
Bangladesh University of Professionals
PrincipalBrig. Gen. Md Mizanur Rahman
DirectorMaj. Gen. SM Matiur Rahman (GOC 24 inf. div.)
Academic staff
35
Administrative staff
20
Students250
Location,
Open = Sunday to Thursday (8.00 to 14.30)
CampusUrban
LanguageEnglish
Websitewww.amcc.edu.bd

Army Medical College, Chattogram (AMCC) is a military medical college, established in 2014. It is located in Chattogram Cantonment, Bangladesh. It is affiliated with Bangladesh University of Professionals.[1] The College started its academic journey on 11 January 2015 with 50 students and 13 faculty members.

It offers a five-year course of study leading to a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree. A one-year internship after graduation is compulsory for all graduates. The degree is recognised by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council.[2]

Currently it has 5 batches with 50 students per batch. Its present principal is Brig Gen Md Mizanur Rahman. He is also the head of the Department of pathology here.

Every year only 50 students get chance to admit in this college.

Controlling authority[edit]

The controlling authority of Army Medical College Chattogram is shown below:

  1. Ministry of Defence (Bangladesh)
  2. Army Headquarters
  3. Bangladesh University of Professionals(BUP)
  4. Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council(BM&DC)

Campus[edit]

Location for Permanent College Campus has been selected near Military Farm. It has no permanent campus yet. Its temporary campus is inside Chittagong Combined Military Hospital (CMH). Classes are held inside tin shed rooms. It has four lecture galleries equipped with all modern teaching aids (of which two gallery is air conditioned). It has a dissection hall with attached preservation room, has a histology room and has a museum for the department of Anatomy. In addition it has well furnished laboratories for all other pre-clinical & para-clinical departments. Every departments have their own tutorial room. It has enough histology slides, cadavers, viscera and models in the department of Anatomy. Ward placement for the clinical years are held in Chittagong CMH. Medicine & Surgery ward of Chittagong CMH are now affiliated by BCPS and affiliation of BCPS for Gynae & Obstetrics ward, Eye & ENT ward are under process. Autopsy classes are held in Chittagong Medical College under special considerations.

Appearance in professional examinations[edit]

First batch of this institution appeared 1st professional MBBS examination held on May 2016. They achieved tremendous success. They secured three places - 1st (Shakib Bin Mohiuddin), 2nd (Fahmida Ferdous) and 9th (Mishkat Misho).

Clubs[edit]

Following clubs are being established:

(1) Debating club

(2) Cultural club

(3) Journal Club

(4) Computer Club

Games and sports[edit]

Facilities for following games and sports are available:

(1) Football

(2) Volleyball

(3) Badminton

(4) Table tennis

(5) Basketball

(6) Chess Cricket

Dormitory facilities[edit]

Army Medical College Chattogram is a residential institution.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Affiliated Institutes for MBBS Program". Bangladesh University of Professionals. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Army Medical College Prospectus 2014-2015" (PDF). Army Medical College Bogra. Retrieved 9 January 2017.

Coordinates: 22°24′08″N 91°48′23″E / 22.4023°N 91.8064°E / 22.4023; 91.8064