Karachi Medical & Dental College (KMDC) is honored to be Pakistan’s foremost mental and dental college that is owned and run by the Municipal Corporation. The prestigious institution is affiliated with some of the top institutions of Pakistan like Abbassi Shaheed Hospital (the largest public sector hospital).The College was established in 1991 with the objectives of upgrading the standards of medical and dental education in Pakistan. Among many other steps taken by the University to improve the standards of Medical and Allied Education in Pakistan: the introduction of test based admission is the most distinctive one. KMDC is the pioneer university who set the trends of a fair entrance test policy for admissions to the Medical Schools.
The Medical School which is situated in M Block of North Nazimabad (spread over 10.4 acres) was built to cater the educational needs of Pakistan’s largest industrial hub ‘Karachi.’ The state of the art built campus is equipped with modern and latest facilities, tools and techniques that can meet the teaching and demonstrating requirements. Basic Medical Science, Dental Science and Hospital Provisions are available at the KMDC in order to provide hands on learning experience to the students. Many other facilities like seminars, libraries and resource centers are provided to the students to enrich their educational experience at the KMDC. Other facilities include transportation, hostel, residence, gymnasium, prayer rooms and common rooms.
In two decades of time the College has set remarkable standards in education. The University has shown expansion and development in order to cater a larger number of students.
The campus currently has two phases: Phase I and Phase II. The phase II which was constructed in June 2002 houses all major faculties and departments. The various departments of Pharmacy, Physiology, Pathology, Bio-Chemistry and Forensics are all present under one roof at the Phase II KMDC.
The University started off with only 50 students enrolled in the MBBS and 25 enrolled in the BDS Program. The University currently enrolls 250 medical and 100 dental students per annum. Despite the spur of numerous Medical Schools and Colleges, KMDC remains a top preference for the students when it comes to medical and dental education. KMDC has carved its niche and developed a strong repute of being a highly-esteemed and prestigious institution that offers Medical and Dental Education.
KMDC is a Health Education Institution that has committed itself to yield finest graduates who can contribute to the field of medicine and allied sciences. It offers a very dynamic and stimulating environment to its students so that they can grow and flourish into high quality Medical technologist, Doctors and Scientists.
KMDC is a practical step towards provision of quality medical and health education and research. It envisions to be the first choice for students when deciding which medical school to choose to pursue medicine.