Dean’s Message

Prof. Dr. Mahmood Yousuf

The Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry (HCM&D) enjoys a high ranking amongst the medical institutions of the country. It is located in Madinat al-Hikmah, the city of Education, Science and Culture on the northern suburbs of Karachi in a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere. The clinical training is imparted at the sister concern teaching institutions of Hamdard University – Hamdard University Hospital on M.A. Jinnah Road while the dental students attend Hamdard University Dental Hospital in North Nazimabad, Karachi.
The Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes – Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS); Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS); FCPS Part-II training in Surgery Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Operative Dentistry under recognized supervisors, M.Phil. and Ph.D. under the supervision of leading Ph.D. Scholars. Our students enjoy a congenial atmosphere with one another along with our highly qualified and experienced faculty who have a missionary zeal for producing an excellent academic atmosphere. Faculty development is also given importance to update faculty with the latest developments and to improve their qualifications. The students are encouraged and exposed to research methodology after which they conduct a research project, the findings of which are presented in the Annual Students Research Day Programme. Extracurricular activities and sports are given due importance, a whole week is organized for such activities under the supervision of faculty members. Annual Functions are regularly organized by the departing final year MBBS and BDS classes.
HCM&D offers a congenial environment for students to develop into confident and highly competent medical practitioners, ready to meet the challenges and rewards of medical practice. The college is proud of its graduates for gaining excellence in the various fields of medicine and dentistry, inland and across the world. The graduates have scored significantly and won citations in the examinations like FCPS, USMLE, Board Certification Examination, M.Sc. (Dentistry). Hamdard University offers a truly unique and a rewarding educational experience that provides the academic base for lifelong learning against a background of ever evolving knowledge in medical sciences. I wish you every success in your studies at Hamdard University.