Welcome to Rawalpindi Medical College. This institute offers a distinct philosophy of education and facilities to prepare you for a creative professional life. We are proud of our academic atmosphere and the success we have had with training of extremely capable and humane doctors.
Rawalpindi Medical College is committed to maintain a diverse and open community of medical students and doctors. Each year we welcome new medical students from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds from across Pakistan and many countries all over the world. This diverse mixture of talented students enriches our campus and lives of those who study here.
This brochure provides brief description of the departments and various activities at the campus. Look through it carefully. We have tried to make it as informative as possible, so that you may have a quick overview of many opportunities, available to you at your new institution.
A Medical College should be intellectually and exhilarating and challenging. You will find Medicine a fascinating field, which elicits from your passionate commitment. Medical school entails hard work and will call upon resources you may not realize you have; but it is also gateway to many paths in the preparation for action, the opportunity to utilize your creativity, to acquire self-confidence and a strong sense of self identity. The college had a lot to offer in this regard. We consider teacher student relations to be very important and rather special. Your teachers will always listen. Do not hesitate to get in touch with them should you have any more questions.
Rawalpindi Medical College is a comprehensive, state-assisted institution of approximately 1200 students that offers a diverse set of academic programs. All academic programs of the college are accredited by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.
Established in March 1974 at Faisalabad, the college was shifted to its present premises in November the same year. So far we have trained 4500 doctors who are serving both at national and international levels. We have also trained doctors from many regions of the world who are now playing an important role in the health education in their own countries.
Rawalpindi Medical College is recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council as well as by the General medical Council of U.K. Our graduates also have, temporary registration in the state of Illinois, U.S.A.
Rawalpindi Medical College provides rigorous educational programs. A string core of liberal teaching is the basis on which undergraduates develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes essential foe successful work, living and active, concerned citizenship.
The college strives to remain current and relevant through an adequate program of continuing medicine development and the exploration of innovative schedules, methods, and curricular design in keeping with then various needs of its diverse students.
The college has a distinguished record of research and scholarships. Members of teaching staff have won some of the most prestigious awards made by government agencies and private foundations. The college takes pride in the many scholarly books and articles written by members of teaching staff and in their contributions to upgrade the facilities provided to the humanity. Wherever possible, students are involved in research projects, the results of which are integrated into related course of instructions.