|It is a great privilege for me to welcome you all in this excellent educational institution Medical College for Women & Hospital, Uttara, Dhaka. This is one of the oldest medical college in the private sector in Bangladesh. This medical college was established in 1992. MCW&H is recognized as a centre of excellence in teaching. Many students of this college are now renowned physicians at home and abroad. Our faculty members are highly qualified, efficient and dedicated. Its mission is to provide quality medical education, research and service to the people of Bangladesh and others at reasonable cost. The college & the 500 bedded hospital with the modern facilities are run by “The Medical & Health Welfare Trust”, a non-political, non profitable organization.
The students are selected strictly on merit basis through govt. procedure. In this medical college the academic programme is well organized. In addition to the academic program, faculty members are available to the students to counsel and give guidance to solve their problems. Sincere efforts are made to attract the students to their learning. Modern teaching methods are extensively used by the teachers for imparting lesson. Those students are found week, our teachers are providing extra attention. Our good results are reflecting the devotion and all out efforts of our students and teachers. We have a well organized library with books of most recent addition. Our library is well equipped, we are getting all types of recent medical information regularly. We have another library which is kept open 24 hours for students. Our medical education unit is helping for our faculty development concerned with teaching and learning. We have well organized Medical Research Unit which is providing various kinds of research facilities for our doctors and students.
We have two well secured hostels where almost 100% students residing including foreign students. They are getting all types of facilities including a gym inside the hostel. More over the college organize annual picnic, study tour, pohela boishakh celebration, post eid get together, etc. To recognize the academic success we are organizing award giving ceremony. Our medical college has a half yearly peer reviewed medical journal, published regularly from 2003. It is recognized by BMDC and is recorded in the international standard serial number (ISSN) register. This institute is recognized by WHO (World Health organization), MCI (Medical Council of India), Medical Board of California, USA and enlisted to the World Directory of Medical school, ECFMG (Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduate) so that our students are eligible to pursue their higher education and other objectives all over the world.
By the grace of almighty Allah, Medical College for Women & Hospital (MCW&H) has successfully completed 25 years with excellent results. I am grateful to the respective authorities of the Ministry of Health and Family welfare, University of Dhaka as well as Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BMDC) for their kind support and guidance. Our aim is to create a conductive learning environment and guide students to acquire the appropriate knowledge and skills. We always try to imbue our students with high ideals, so they try to maintain their veracity. I am very much confident and it is my proud feeling that Medical College for Women & Hospital is now one of the most renowned private Medical College of the country. May Allah bless us all and give us the capacity to develop our institute to more glorious position in the coming days.
Prof. Dr. K.G.M. Iqbal