Punjab Medical College is situated in Faisalabad. Faisalabad is the third largest city of Pakistan and is know for textile industry. Faisalabad has developed a lot in past few years. It has an airport
for domestic and few international flights. City is connected to other cities via all means of transport. After the development of Motor way distance between Faisalabad, Islamabad and Lahore has decreased.
Punjab Medical College is one of medical colleges of Government of Punjab. College was established in 1973-74. Spread over on area of 158 acres, college has a beautiful campus.
Allied Hospital and DHQ Hospitals are the two hospitals that are attached with the college for clinical teachings of the students. College has separate hostels for boys and girls. Hospitals have separate hostels for male and female doctors.
Entrytest For Admission
MCAT is the mandatory entrytest for the admission in Punjab Medical College.
There are 8 basic departments in the college i.e. Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Behavioral Sciences, Pharmacology, Forensic Medicine, Pathology, and Community Medicine. Each department has separate building where they teach the students of college.
Every department has its own lecture hall where lectures are given to the students. All the basic departments are full filling the needs of Medical students. They have their tutorial rooms, museums, and practical labs.
For the clinical teachings of medical students of Punjab Medical College classes are held in the clinical departments of Allied Hospital and DHQ Hospital.
Many clinical departments have been separated as individual unit over last few years and now working as a sub specialty. There are 4 medical and 4 surgical units in whole.
Psychiatry, Chest diseases, and Dermatology departments are present in DHQ hospital while rest are present in Allied Hospital. Gynecology and ENT departments are present in both hospitals. Gynecology II is present in DHQ Hospital while Gynecology I and ENT I & II are present in Allied Hospital.