Chittagong Medical College

About Chittagong Medical College

Chittagong Medical College (CMC) is situated in the port city of ChittagongBangladesh and is the oldest medical college in the south-eastern part of the country. It is affiliated with a tertiary level hospital where clinical students are trained in medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology and other sub-specialties.

Currently, students from BhutanIndiaIranMalaysiaNepalPalestinePakistan, and Sri Lanka are studying in various phases of MBBS course alongside the native students.

Type Public medical college
Established 1957
Academic affiliation University of Chittagong
Director Brigadier General Mohsen Uddin
Principal Mohaamad Shameem Hasan
Location Chittagong
Language English

Facilities in Chittagong Medical College


The classrooms are big, air-conditioned and spacious. On the college campus, there are restaurants that add as a benefit to both tourists and students.

The Library is well stocked with books from all branches of medicine.The college library has a collection of over 26000 volumes of text books – about 2800 titles. Besides, there is a collection of about 1000 slides used as teaching aid by the teachers. Our Library is also providing modern internet access facilities, library has WiFi and a separate internet browsing room equipped with adequate number of computers. It has a computer laboratory and facilities for playing video cassettes and CD’s. The Library remains open from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM in all work days. It has a collection of over 5000 text books, references and monographs. It also has national and foreign journals on medical and allied subjects. The reading rooms can accommodate up to 100 students at a time.


Medical Skill Centre

The centre is located at the 5th floor of the Hospital beside the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. It offers excellent facilities to the students to practice skills on different clinical activities. Among the facilities available are mannequins, dummies, a variety of equipments and instruments, electronic audio-visual training aids like closed circuit television connected to the operation-theater rooms, video cassette recording and replaying facilities, public address system movies, still cameras, slide and movie projectors and so on. Tastefully decorated and richly equipped, this centre is a pride addition to the repertoire of the teachers to the teachers to impart effective practical teaching to their students.


We have well decorated accommodation facilities for the national and International students.

Two female hostels, two male hostels, and two internee hostels are in the campus & also Resident hostel for post graduate students.


Inside the college, there is an embedded lake that adds additional beauty to the campus. For the advantage of the learners, there are playground areas, cafeteria areas and a big library.

The library is a broad area of Elsevier, Science Direct, Scopus, Health Source, Academic Search Elite, Medline, Green File, Eric, Sage, eDuke, etc.