Ayub Medical College was founded in 1978. It is named after Late Field Marshal Muhammad Ayub Khan. Its first academic year started on 15th May, 1979 with enrollment of 100 students.
Ayub Medical College is located on Karakorum Highway. The College building is one of the most beautiful of all medical colleges of the country.
Admission and Entrytest
Like other medical colleges in Pakistan, combined entrytest is mandatory for admission in AMC.
www.entrytest.com offers free preparation of the test required for the admission in Ayub Medical College.
At present the Medical College comprises of modern buildings, 1,000 bedded Teaching Hospital, a School of Nursing, a Paramedical School, hostels, play grounds and other supporting amenities for the students and staff.
More than 3000 doctors have graduated from Ayub Medical College so far who are holding high positions not only in the country but abroad as well, including UK and USA.
Affiliation and Recognition
The college is affiliated to University of Peshawar and Khyber Medical University, Peshawar. It is recognised by the PMDC, General Medical Council of UK, WHO and many reputed Medical Councils of the world. The College of Physicians & Surgeons of Pakistan has recognized many of its Departments for postgraduate training. The Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of UK has granted recognition to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology for the clinical training of the MRCOG candidates. With commissioning of INOR (Institute
of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy) at the campus, Ayub Medical College has joined nuclear medicine club where most modern techniques for diagnostic and radiation therapy are available.