Nation has a commitment to developing an equitable health care system to ensure ‘Health for All’ and sustainable quality of life for the people of Bangladesh. To translate this commitment into a reality we need caring, skilled, confident, devoted, and high-quality medical professionals. To fulfill this purpose, Ibrahim Medical College (IMC) has established at 1/1, Ibrahim Sarani, Shegunbaghicha in the year 2002 by Bangladesh Diabetic Samity (BADAS) after the name of late national professor Dr. Md. Ibrahim v/ho was a legendary physician, teacher, and social reformer. BADAS has established Ibrahim Medical College with a vision to develop it as a ‘trend-setter’ medical institution in terms of a high standard of medical education and research. IMC has large and experienced faculty members with a well-equipped college and a multi-disciplinary hospital facility. BIRDEM General Hospital which is an about 750-bed multi-disciplinary hospital complex at Shahbagh is the teaching hospital of IMC. The hospital has been recognized nationally and internationally as a center of excellence for medical services and research and has been designated as a World Health Organization (WHO) collaborating center on diabetes and endocrine disorders.
Prof. Mohammad Ibrahim’s contribution in the field of medicine in general and diabetes, in particular, has been nothing less than phenomenal. He was a successful physician, a gifted teacher, a talented organizer, and a great social reformer. Prof. Ibrahim was the founder of the Diabetic Association of Pakistan and later of Bangladesh. With his initiative Diabetic Association’s small outpatient clinic at Segunbagicha, has grown over the years into the imposing prestigious BIRDEM at Shahbagh, presently designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre on Diabetes, Endocrine, and Metabolic Disorders, only of its kind in Asia. BIRDEM’s long journey from Segunbaghicha to Shahbag is a tale of the dedication and devotion of Prof. Md. Ibrahim. He was a great physician. His humility to his patients was genuine. He used to say to his humblest of patients ‘I am grateful to you for the opportunity you have given me to serve you’. Deep empathy and compassion were characteristics of his dealing with his patients, especially those who were poor and in pain. As a teacher, he always laid emphasis on punctuality, discipline, devotion to duty, and practice rather than precept. Prof. Ibrahim instilled confidence and trust in his students and helped them to inculcate the habit of deducting reasoning, inquiry, and adherence to clinical methods.
Ibrahim always believed that an institution achieves its goal and excellence not by bricks and mortars, nor by machines or metals but by their human resources and he spent all his life in developing these human resources. Ibrahim Medical College is another Institute of The Diabetic Association of Bangladesh dedicated to his memory and committed to developing the human resources for the health of the highest order, true to the ideals of Prof. Ibrahim.
Ibrahim Medical College & BIRDEM General Hospital has been accorded:
IMC has been listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED) and Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), which will enable our graduates to appear in USMLE, PLAB, AMC, and other entrance examinations abroad.
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The College has two campuses. The main campus is located at 1/A, Ibrahim Sarani, Shegunbagicha, Dhaka-1000 and second campus is at 122, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka-1000.
The departments are well furnished, fully air conditioned and adequately equipped to accommodate class rooms, dissection hall, laboratories, museums & library. Each department has been provided with computers having internet facilities with access to Hinari, Scanner, OHP and other audiovisual aids. All the lecture rooms are equipped with audiovisual equipment including multimedia set up.
BIRDEM General Hospital is the teaching hospital of the college. It is about 750 bedded multidisciplinary Hospital Complex at Shahbagh and Shegunbagicha. It has already earned national and international reputation as a center of excellence for medical services and research, presently designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre.
The hospital is housed in two magnificent buildings, one is 15 stories & the other is 13 stories. Over 4,168 patients are attending the outpatient departments daily. The in-patient departments among 750 beds 30% beds are free. BIRDEM Academy runs 14 post-graduation courses in different disciplines. Besides postgraduate students, medical students of IMC (Ibrahim Medical College) & internee doctors of IMC are placed in all the departments of BIRDEM.
IMC was established to create an environment and culture that is conducive to achieving excellence in not only academic and research fields but also in creativity and innovativeness. Since its inception, the institution has successfully contributed towards excellence in medical education and research. A few of these are mentioned below:
At the end of clinical postings in Medicine, the undergraduate medical students will be able to:
♦ acquire appropriate knowledge, attitude and skill to become an effective doctor for the society
♦ elicit an appropriate clinical history, and physical findings, elucidate the clinical problems based on these, and identify the means of solving the problems
♦ write requisition form for relevant laboratory tests and perform common bedside lab procedures, justify
♦ outline the principles of management of various diseases considering the patient’s socio-economic
♦ diagnose and manage medical emergencies
♦ recognize or provide competent initial care and refer complicated cases to secondary and tertiary care centers at an appropriate time
♦ perform clinical procedures
♦ possess the knowledge to consider the ethical and social implications of his/ her decision
♦ demonstrate the art of medicine involving communication, empathy, and reassurance with patients
♦ develop an interest in care for all patients and evaluate each patient as a person in society
♦ have an open attitude to the newer developments in medicine to keep abreast of new knowledge
♦ learn how to adapt new ideas in situations where necessary
♦ learn to keep the clinical records for future references
♦ make them oriented to carry out clinical research in future
At the end of the course of Medicine the undergraduate medical students will be able to:
♦ diagnose and manage various common medical conditions prevalent in the community and give proper counseling to patients and relatives
♦ recognize & provide competent initial care and refer complicated cases to secondary and tertiary care centers at the appropriate time
♦ diagnose and manage medical emergencies commonly encountered in hospital practice
♦ demonstrate the awareness of the need to keep abreast to new knowledge and techniques in medicine
To achieve and maintain excellence in medical education by
ELIGIBILITY (FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS)
Students must qualify for the MBBS admission test conducted by the Director-General of Health Services (DGHS).
Eligible candidates need to apply in the prescribed form available from the Principal’s Office of Ibrahim Medical College. Merit positions of all applicants will be prepared and the top listed candidates will be selected.
The full merit list will be posted on the Notice board and our College website.
PROSPECTUS & APPLICATION FORMS
Dates of availability are advertised in national dailies and posted on our website.
For Foreign/International/Indian Students total Fees for Ibrahim Medical College are US$45,000.00
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EXPENSE OF THE STUDY
Development, Tuition, and other fees payable at the time of admission have been fixed at taka Eighteen lacs only. All payments are to be made in full at the time of admission.
Monthly tuition fees have been fixed at Tk eight thousand only. Tuition fees for one month shall be payable at the time of admission. Subsequently, tuition fees are payable on a monthly basis. But one can pay in advance for any number of months. Students who fail to pass their final professional examination will not have to pay the prescribed tuition fees for the period beyond five years. Except for University fees (payable to Dhaka University), no other fees in whatever form will be claimed by the College.
A foreign applicant must fulfill the following conditions and requirements in order to be considered for admission at Ibrahim Medical College (IMC) or in other medical colleges (government & private) of Bangladesh:
Dhaka is the capital and the largest city of Bangladesh, as well as the largest city in the Bengal region. It is the eighth-largest and the fourth-most densely populous city in the world with, as of 2011, a population of 8.9 million residents within the city limits, and a population of over 21.7 million residents in the Greater Dhaka Area. Dhaka is the economic, political, and cultural center of Bangladesh, and is one of the major cities in South Asia, the largest city in Eastern South Asia and among the Bay of Bengal countries; and one of the largest cities among OIC countries. As part of the Bengal plain, the city is bounded by the Buriganga River, Turag River, Dhaleshwari River, and Shitalakshya River. The area of Dhaka has been inhabited since the first millennium. The city rose to prominence in the 17th century as a provincial capital and commercial center of the Mughal Empire. Dhaka was the capital of the proto-industrialized Mughal Bengal for 75 years (1608–39 and 1660–1704). As the center of the muslin trade in Bengal, it was one of the most prosperous cities in the world. The medieval city was named Jahangirabad in honour of the Mughal Emperor Jahangir. It hosted the seat of the Mughal Subahdar, Naib Nazims, Dhaka Nawabs, and Dewans. Medieval Dhaka’s glory peaked in the 17th and 18th centuries when it was home to merchants from across Eurasia. It was the center of a flourishing sea trade attracting European traders. The Mughals decorated the city with well-laid gardens, tombs, mosques, palaces, and forts. The city was once called the Venice of the East. Under British rule, the city saw the introduction of electricity, railways, cinemas, Western-style universities and colleges, and a modern water supply. It became an important administrative and educational center in British Raj, as the capital of Eastern Bengal and Assam province after 1905. In 1947, after the end of British rule, the city became the administrative capital of East Pakistan. It was declared as the legislative capital of Pakistan in 1962. In 1971, after the Liberation War, it became the capital of independent Bangladesh.