The medical education of the country has been constantly improving to keep pace with the worldwide progress of medical science. Bangladesh Army also felt the necessity of possessing a group of energetic, motivated and devoted young professionals to face the global changes happening in the field of medical education and technology in 21st century. With this view; Army Medical College Cumilla (AMCC) has been established at its present location adjacent to Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Cumilla by a sanction letter from the Ministry of Health. The college was inaugurated by the honorable Prime Minister of People’s Republic of Bangladesh through a video conference on 10 January in 2015. AMCC started its academic journey on 11 January in 2015 with 50 students.
Aim of College
The aim of Army Medical College Cumilla (AMC Cumilla) is to train specially selected candidates for five academic years according to the syllabus laid down by Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC) for MBBS degree to be awarded by the Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) and to produce a group of high quality career doctors both for the Armed Forces and the nation.
a. To teach biomedical science traditionally required for medical graduates to meet the responsibilities or providing preventive as well as curative health care to the people of Bangladesh primarily.
b. To produce well disciplined, self-motivated and dedicated doctors with kindness, tolerance, patience, compassion and devotion to duty.
c. To inspire development of essential character qualities, strong sense of righteousness and a basic desire to serve the suffering humanity.
|YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT||2014|
|YEAR OF COMMENCEMENT OF SESSION OF the FIRST BATCH||2014|
|COURSE OFFERED||Bachelor Of Medicine, Bachelor Of Surgery.(MBBS)|
|CURRICULUM||Curriculum for under-graduate Medical Education in Bangladesh-Updated 2012 approved by Bangladesh University Of Professionals(BUP)|
|ACADEMIC YEAR||January to June|
|CLASS HOURS||8.00 AM to 2.30 PM with an interval between 11.00 AM and 11.30 AM. For clinical students, there are two hours of evening bedside teaching classes in the Hospital.|
|AFFILIATION OF THE COLLEGE||The College is affiliated with Bangladesh University Of Professionals(BUP)|
|RECOGNITION OF THE COLLEGE||The College is recognized by the Bangladesh University Of Professionals(BUP)|
|APPROVAL OF THE COLLEGE||Universal Medical College has been approved by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare(MOH&FW) Government of Bangladesh in the year of 2014.|