Chittagong Medical College

Institution Code: 01

  • Prof. Dr. Shahena Akter
  • Principal
  • 031630180, 01819632013

Principal's Message

I welcome all the students of MBBS and BDS to Chittagong Medical College. Chittagog has been always cherished as the 'Queen of the East' which is a blessed city with natural beauty in abundance such as sea, natural hills & forests add charms to beauty & her uniqueness. I an sure all of you will enjoy and be proud to be students of Chittagong Medical College which is only Medical College blessed with the presence of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujubur Rahaman. I can assure all of you that it will be an opportunity to study in this college will enter into one of the finest and ideal Medical College of the country which will provide all of you with the best possible professional knowledge by its highly qualified faculty members. Commitment, dedication, sincerity and professionalism are the key to success in medical profession & those will be imparted by our dedicated teachers. In addition I believe our medical college will play due role in igniting the potential talents, dormant qualities and intrinsic moral values of the students, so that they can contribute to building a prosperous Bangladesh. I believe that there is immense untapped potential at Chittagong Medical College which with the proper nurturing can make Chittagong Medical College a truly global brand. Let I assure all of you that, we work with single minded determination to take the Chittagong Medical College brand to new heights globally. Finally I express my best wishes and thanks to all.

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1901- Chittagong General Hospital started functioning on the hill top of down town Anderkilla, opening the era of institutionalized practice of modern medicine. 1927- Chittagong Medical School was established in Chittagong General Hospital compound to conduct a four year Licentiate Course (LMF), to produce midlevel physicians. 1956- The government decided to establish a full-pledged medical college. 1957- Chittagong Medical College came into being. Mr. Huseyn Shaheed Suhreawardy, the Prime Minister of Pakistan along with the Health Minister Dhirendra Nath Dutta, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahaman is a member of the Council of Ministers of the provincial government inaugurated the Medical College in the present campus at Panchlaish. Dr. Altaf Uddin Ahmed was the 1st Principal of this institution. Chattogram Medical College started with only three Academic departments Anatomy Physiology and Biochemistry and with 26 teachers and 76 students. 1969- Dental Unit was established and BDS Courses started. 1992- Diploma courses in 3 Subjects. Gynecology & Obstetrics, Pediatrics and Anesthesiology introduced. 20022- i) Introduced 29 post graduate courses : MD, MS, M Phil, MPH & Diploma ii) MBBS-2022 curriculum implemented, 2007- i) MD course in Forensic Medicine introduced, ii) BDS-2007 curriculum implemented. 2012-i) MBBS-2012 curriculum implemented, 2016-i) BDS-2016 curriculum implemented. 2021-i) MBBS-2021 curriculum implemented.

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