Sylhet Women’s Medical College is a situated in the heart of Sylhet City. Sylhet city is divisional headquarters of Sylhet, it is about 350 KM from Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh. Sylhet is the land of saints and sufis & regarded as the spiritual city of Bangladesh. It has excellent rail, Road, air and river communication linked with the capital city of Dhaka as well as the port city of Chittagong. It takes only 35 minutes by air from Dhaka to Sylhet and 5 hours by road.
Information about College:
Year of establishment: 2005
Course offered: M.B.B.S.
Curriculum: Approved curriculum of Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC) and Sylhet Medical University.
Academic Session: January – December
Class Hours: 7.00 A.M to 2.30 P.M
For clinical students clinical teaching in the Evening.
Permission of the Government: Regular
Recognition: Recognized by BM&DC
Affiliation: Sylhet Medical University
BCPS recognition for Training.
Eligibility for the admission of foreign students: Eligible
Approved by: WHO (World health Organization) & IMED
The mission of Sylhet Women’s Medical College & Hospital ( SWMCH) is to provide high –quality, Medical education to all students and to be the primary teaching hospital in sylhet. Our goals include offering training opportunities to nurses and allied health professionals, as well as to provide the setting for ongoing clinical research that helps bring medical advances from the laboratory to the patients beside. We endeavor to serve the community as a public health advocate, to provide support and services which response to the area’s healthcare needs through health education, health promotion and access to care.
At a Glance Sylhet Women’s Medical College
Sylhet Women’s Medical College and hospital is a state of the art teaching and medical facility with a unique architectural design throughout its 3 high rise buildings built on 130000 square feet of land in the heart of sylhet city.
Relaying on the kill and expertise of approximately 250 college based and community physicians, Sylhet Women’s Medical College and Hospital ( SWMCH) provides comprehensive multidisciplinary, family-focused care in more than 100 medical specialty areas. Presently, we treat approximately at 22000 patients in emergency department and 25000 discharges from Sylhet Women’s Medical College annually. At Sylhet Women’s Medical College and hospital ( SWMCH) we have students, physicians, supporting our medical staff by providing around the clock coverage and insightful patient care.
The library’s mission is to acquire, organize and facilitate access to knowledge base biomedical information resources that enable Sylhet Women’s Medical College students, faculty, Physicians and other health care providers to advance their education, research, or patient care activities at the Sylhet Women’s Medical College.
SWMCH library is fully air contained. It is enriched with a good collection of the most up to date editions of books to meet the needs of the students and teachers. It is a gigantic collection that includes text books, reference books, and medical journal of varied disciplines as well as access to internet resources.
The college consists of a number of modern multistoried building in its own picturesque campus which accommodates all the departments required for the MBBS course. There are sufficient amenities for lectures, tutorial and practical classes of the varied subjects. In symposiums as well as other activities.
The medium of teaching is English. Teaching will be imparted to the students through lectures, demonstrations, tutorials, ward clinics, practical classes and field visits periodic clinical meetings, seminars are held on specific topics regularly.
Weekly Journal Club/ Scientific Seminar: Every Tuesday.
Integrated Teaching Programme: Every Thursday.
Monthly Phase Coordination Group Meeting.
Observing different National and International days.
Seminars by different National and International Organizations.
Annual Sports and Cultural Week..
Participation in Inter-Year and National Debate.
Residential field site training program (RFST) and Day visit by 4th year students.
Facilities available in the college:
1. Medical Education Unit
2. Well- Equipped lecture galleries of international Standard
3. Two large lecture galleries
4. Adequate classroom for all departments compatible for small group teaching
5. Well- Equipped laboratories for different department.
6. Library with Number of quality books and IT facilities for students
7. Library with research facilities for teachers
8. Auditorium and Common room for the students.
9. Students hostel
10. Debate club
11. Journal club
12. Games Room
14. TV room
15. Quarterly Newsletter
16. prayer Room
18. Snake Shop
20. Nurse hostel
21. Teachers and doctors refreshment
22. HSNL Chairman’s Office Free plastic surgery project
23. HSHL Managing Director’s office with Administrative units for the under privileged
24. Principal’s office with Administrative unit
25. Hospital Director’s office with Administrative unit
26. All head of department office with admin staff
27. Deputy Director’s office
28. All unit head’s office
29. Assistant director’s office
30. Diagnostic Coordinator’s office with Administrative unit
32. EMO’s Office
33. Duty Officers/ Patient care officers office
34. MO/IMO/OMOS office
35. Nursing supervisor office and MLSS supervisors office
Students of the hostel must reside in their allotted seats at the hostel. The Hostel is situated within the campus. Hostels have the facilities such as dining room, common room with arrangements for games, TV etc.
Students are asked to maintain proper cleanliness of their rooms. Waste materials from rooms are to be kept in wastebasket / plastic bin in each floor. It is expected that every student will be well disciplined and behave properly both in hostel and in the campus and must not be involved in anything unbecoming and unwanted.
The college authority will bear no responsibility for any activity or traveling outside the campus by the students. The college authority will provide accommodation for a student during the 5 year MBBS course.
Course and departments:
Sylhet Women’s Medical College offer 5 years MBBS course approved by BM & DC leading to MBBS degree of the Sylhet Medical university. The college has been permitted by the Ministry of health and family welfare, Govt. of the people’s republic of Bangladesh and affilited with Sylhet medical university.
There will be:
4 professional examinations during the MBBS Courses
2 terms final examinationss in one year on first week of januray & on first week of july.
card final examination on completion of each card
Item examniation on completion of each topic through lectures and tutorials classes.
Student must attend at least 75% of classes and appear in each form of examnition with successful result
Department of Anatomy
Department of Physiology
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Community Medicine
Department of Forensic Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
Department of Pathology
Department of Microbiology
Department of Radiology & Imaging
Department of Internal Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Department of Dermatology
Department of Physical Medicine
Department of OPD
Department of Cardiology with CCU
Department of Nephrology
Department of General Surgery
Department of Orthopaedics Surgery
Department of Ophthalmology
Department of Paediatrics
Department of Anesthesiology
Department of Dental Surgery
Department of Obstetrics & Gynae
Department of Otolaryngology & Head Neck surgery & Dentistry
Selection of the Students:
Candidates for admission are selected through admission test conducted by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Bangladesh. Notice for admission of students into the first-year class is advertises in the daily newspapers and website.
Selection is made on the basis of merit score/position of admission test which is conducted by DGHS
The Following Documents are to be submitted with the application:
1. Copy of HSC/ A’level or equivalent examination certificate and marks sheet
2. Copy of SSC / O’level or Equivalent examination certificate and marks sheet
3. Testimonial from college principal
4. Testimonial from school Headmaster
5. Photos-colored passport size 4 copies
6. Money receipt / Bank draft for application fee
7. Certificate of character from a class 1 gazette officer
8. Certificate regarding financial solvency of parents guardians from financial institution or person.
For Admission/Seat Confirmation & others processing Contact:
(Authorized Representative of Medical Colleges in Bangladesh)
Head Office: Dhaka, Bangladesh
House # 21/1, Zigatola, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209, Bangladesh.
Mobile & WhatsApp: +880-1995529533, +880-1971314056, +91-9007862991
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