Ibrahim Medical College

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Ibrahim Medical College
ইব্রাহিম মেডিকেল কলেজ
Type Private medical school
Established 2002 (2002)
Academic affiliation
University of Dhaka
Principal Jalaluddin Ashraful Haq
Academic staff
Location Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
23°44′19″N 90°23′47″E / 23.7385°N 90.3965°E / 23.7385; 90.3965Coordinates: 23°44′19″N 90°23′47″E / 23.7385°N 90.3965°E / 23.7385; 90.3965
Campus Urban
Language English
Website imc.ac.bd

Ibrahim Medical College (IMC) (Bengali: ইব্রাহিম মেডিকেল কলেজ) is a private medical school in Bangladesh, established in 2002. It is located in the Shahbag neighborhood of Dhaka. It is affiliated with University of Dhaka as a constituent college.[1][2]

It offers a five-year course of study leading to a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.) degree.[1] A one-year internship after graduation is compulsory for all graduates. The degree is recognized by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council.[3]

The college is associated with Bangladesh Institute of Research and Rehabilitation for Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders (BIRDEM), a 600-bed multidisciplinary teaching hospital founded by national professor Muhammad Ibrahim.[4]

Ibrahim Medical College Journal (NLM ID: 101494255), which is Index Medicus/MEDLINE listed, is the official journal of Ibrahim Medical College.[5]


Ibrahim Medical College offers a five-year Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.) course as approved by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council, leading to M.B.B.S. degree of the University of Dhaka and one year's internship training at BIRDEM Hospital. The academic session runs from July to June each year.

Ibrahim Medical College has been accorded:

  • Permission by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh Affiliation by the University of Dhaka
  • Recognition by the Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC).
  • Listing in International Medical Education Directory (IMED), FAIMER, which will enable its graduates to appear at ECFMG and other entrance examinations abroad.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "IIbrahim Medical College". World Directory of Medical Schools. 
  2. ^ "List of Constituent Colleges/Institutes under the University of Dhaka". University of Dhaka. Archived from the original on 2015-08-30. 
  3. ^ "List of Recognized medical and dental colleges". Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council. 
  4. ^ "BIRDEM". Diabetic Association of Bangladesh. 
  5. ^ "Journals". Ibrahim Medical College. 

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