Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry

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Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry
ہمدرد طبی اور دندان سازی کالج
Logo of Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry.
Former names
Hamdard Medical College
Motto In Pursuit of Excellence
Type Private
Established 1994
Founder Shaheed Hakim Mohammad Said
Affiliation Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
Endowment Grants
Officer in charge
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Furqan
Chancellor Mrs. Sadia Rashid
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hakim Abdul Hannan
Principal Prof. Dr. Muhammad Furqan
Dean Prof. Dr. Muhammad Javed
Students ~500
Location Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Campus Madinat ul Hikmah, 10 km away from Karachi
Affiliations Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
Sports Annual Sports week
Website Official website

Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry (Urdu: ہمدرد طبی اور دندان سازی کالج‎ or HCM&D) trains students for the degree of Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of Dental Surgery. These degrees will be awarded to candidates who successfully complete all requirements set out in the rules and regulations specified by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC). The college is located at the main campus of Hamdard University located in the northern part of Karachi, the largest city in Pakistan.


The college admitted its first M.B B.S batch in 1994 and first B.D.S. batch in 1999 and since then numerous students have graduated. The College has been granted Permanent registration by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council. HCM&D is included in the list of permanent members of PMDC under council’s ordinance 1962 (Schedule I, III-A and V).[1] The college has been granted recognition by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan for fellowship training in department of General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Operative Dentistry. The college is also included in the WHO directory for accredited medical institutes.[2]

Basic Medical Sciences Campus

Clinical training[edit]

The clinical training is an integral and important aspect of medical education.[3]

Hamdard University Hospital at M.A Jinnah Road

Hamdard University Hospital[edit]

Hamdard University Hospital (also referred to as, Taj Medical Complex), a 300-bedded teaching hospital, has Department of Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Otorthinolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Anesthesiology, Radiology, Orthopedics, Dermatology and Psychiatry.

The hospital is a recognized institution for clinical internship(House Job)[4] offered in Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, ENT and Psychiatry.It is also recognized by College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) for Fellowship training in General Surgery and Obstetrics & Gynaecology.[5]

Hamdard University Dental Hospital[edit]

Hamdard University Dental Hospital is situated in North Nazimabad, Karachi, Pakistan which imparts theoretical and clinical training to students of dentistry.[citation needed]