to Rawalpindi Medical College. This
institute offers a distinct philosophy of education and facilities to
prepare you for a creative professional life.
We are proud of our academic atmosphere and the success we have
had with training of extremely capable and humane doctors.
Medical College is committed to maintain a diverse and open community
of medical students and doctors.
Each year we welcome new medical students from a variety of
ethnic and cultural backgrounds from across Pakistan and many
countries all over the world. This
diverse mixture of talented students enriches our campus and lives of
those who study here.
brochure provides brief description of the departments and various
activities at the campus. Look
through it carefully. We
have tried to make it as informative as possible, so that you may have
a quick overview of many opportunities, available to you at your new
Medical College should be intellectually and exhilarating and
challenging. You will
find Medicine a fascinating field, which elicits from your passionate
school entails hard work and will call upon resources you may not
realize you have; but it is also gateway to many paths in the
preparation for action, the opportunity to utilize your creativity, to
acquire self-confidence and a strong sense of self identity.
The college had a lot to offer in this regard.
We consider teacher student relations to be very important and
rather special. Your
teachers will always listen. Do
not hesitate to get in touch with them should you have any more
Medical College is a comprehensive, state-assisted institution of
approximately 1200 students that offers a diverse set of academic
programs. All academic
programs of the college are accredited by the College of Physicians
and Surgeons of Pakistan and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.
in March 1974 at Faisalabad, the college was shifted to its present
premises in November the same year.
So far we have trained 4500 doctors who are serving both at
national and international levels.
We have also trained doctors from many regions of the world who
are now playing an important role in the health education in their own
Medical College is recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
as well as by the General medical Council of U.K.
Our graduates also have, temporary
registration in the state of Illinois, U.S.A.
Medical College provides rigorous educational programs.
A string core of liberal teaching is the basis on which
undergraduates develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes essential
foe successful work, living and active, concerned citizenship.
college strives to remain current and relevant through an adequate
program of continuing medicine development and the exploration of
innovative schedules, methods, and curricular design in keeping with
then various needs of its diverse students.
college has a distinguished record of research and scholarships.
Members of teaching staff have won some of the most prestigious
awards made by government agencies and private foundations.
The college takes pride in the many scholarly books and
articles written by members of teaching staff and in their
contributions to upgrade the facilities provided to the humanity.
Wherever possible, students are involved in research projects,
the results of which are integrated into related course of
Rawalpindi Medical College is committed to equality of access for all
applicants and to equal opportunities for our diverse population of
accordance with our Equal Opportunities Policy, the college aims to
attract students from a wide variety of background and to ensure that
no application or enrolled student is treated unfavorably as a result
of their genders, ethnic group, nationality, disability, age or sexual
students and staff within the college are excepted to comply with this
policy and ant breaches will be fully investigated.
emphasizes four essential ingredients for the direction of the
college: excellent and relevant instructions; high quality basis and
applied researches and scholarships; responsive and effective
public and community service; and a comprehensive schedule of
student development activities.
in the Rawalpindi Medical College offers a great opportunity to enjoy
the cultural, social and sporting activities of the region.
The Rawalpindi Medical College is based in the heart of
Rawalpindi city. It is
situated on Tipu Raod, off Murree Road, and the two roads join each
other at Moti Mahal Plaza. The
host of social cultural and intellectual activities that this
beautiful city has to offer when combined with the inner city flavor
of Rawalpindi, provides a stimulating diversion from the busy academic
Medical College is about 30 minutes drive from Islamabad city.
Different bus stands are located at Morrir Hassan and Raja
Bazar, and they are about 2Km from the college.
Theses bus stands are pick and drop points from many near by
cities. Main bus stand of
the city is located in Pirwadhai.
Rawalpindi is also located to the main railway track, G.T. Road
and Motorway-M2 to cities of the countries.
are offered admissions according to the merit list made by the
Chairman, Advisory Board, King Edward Medical College, Lahore.
admission in the college students are required to go through a medical
examination which is usually performed at side rooms of Latif
auditorium in the premises of the college.
is Professor Zafarullah Malik Kundi.
The library of the college has a major section in the campus
with a total of 21,816 books in addition to the departmental
libraries. The facilities
have been expanded by acquiring new books and international journals.
A referral center of CD-ROM has also been established.
department is headed by Prof. Tassaduq Hussain Sheikh.
It has no audio-visual libirary and arrangements for review of
medical video-programs. This
department provides audio-visual aids for teaching and clinico-pathological
College has total of four hostels, two for female and two for male
students. Prof. Imtiaz
Ali is the Chief Warden for Boys’ Hostels and Dr. Iffat Ara is the
Warden for girls’ hostels. Senior
students are accommodated in the cubicles while the juniors reside in
all the hostels are not located at the campus itself, the transport to
and from the hostels for students is arranged by the college free of
Nadeem H. Saiyid is incharge of College Transport.
The college has a fleet of buses which in addition to providing
transportation for boarding students and shutting between college and
teaching hospitals, are also available for educational and excursion
trips. Public transport
is available to and from college to nearby all points of the city, RGH
and to DHQ. While hired
conveyance is available for HFH.
include the museums of Anatomy, Pharmacology, Forensic Medicine &
Toxicology, Community Medicine and Pathology.
A vast array of specimens are available to provide the students
with a vivid and clear understanding of processes being studied.
special student affairs section exists to coordinate and facilitate
academic and extra-curricular activities of students.
It not only controls all student organizations, societies and
clubs but also provides guidance on matters related to the college.
Prof. Kalida Waheed holds the current charge.
is a spacious mosque in the college campus as well as a prayer room
for the ladies.
in the basement of the college building, the Students Bookshop caters
superbly to the demands of the students and faculty members.
With its special discount prices, the bookshop has been
providing invaluable services for many years.
believe in the sustenance of body as well as the mind.
The cafeteria located inside the college building provides
excellent food in a congenial atmosphere at a reasonable cost.
a seating capacity of more than one thousand, the college auditorium
is to host a number of academic as well as social events every year.
Public Call Office located in the college premises is a valuable
facility for students. The
Card Phones are available on the campus and the hostels.
The college Magazine
for Poor Patients
Photography / Audio
Green Task Force
Muhammad Hanif is incharge of sports.
The college offers a variety of recreational facilities for the
students. Theses include
a basketball court, a tennis court, cricket, hockey and football
grounds in addition to facilities for table tennis, a gymnasium and an
active hiking club. The
annual sports week is the culmination of all sporting events and is
symbolized by the active participants of large number of students and
the end, we hope during your stay at Rawalpindi Medical College,
Embarking upon your professional career, you will bring with you the
vigor and dynamism that will elevate the status of this prestigious
institution even the greater heights.