CURRICULUM

Academic Courses: MBBS & BDS

The college offers 5 years MBBS Course and 4 years BDS Course as approved by Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC) leading to MBBS and BDS degree of the University of Dhaka. The content and design of the course, subjects, lecture classes, tutorials and laboratory/practical classes are approved by University of Dhaka in accordance with the curriculum laid by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC).


Course Curriculum: MBBS

Duration: 5 years: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Examinations:

• The MBBS degree requires 5 years of academic course followed by one year of internship in the affiliated hospital.
• Four Professional Examinations are conducted by the University of Dhaka.
• The Professional MBBS Examinations (1st, 2nd, 3rd and Final Professional) occur either on first week of May or November in each year as per new curriculum.
• Each subject under the course is divided into certain number of card examinations. To appear at the professional examinations all students have to complete the assigned cards.
• Pass mark for University examination for written, oral and practical/clinical examinations is 60% individually.


University (Professional) Examination

• 10% marks of written examination of each paper for each subject is allocated for formative assessment
• 20% marks are allocated for MCQ for each paper. There are separate answer scripts for MCQ examination.
• 70% marks are allocated for SAQ (Short Answer Question) in all subjects except in Community Medicine) for each paper.
• Final professional OSPE examinations are conducted by University of Dhaka on the same date and time.


Schedule and Marks of the Professional Examination:

Examinations Timing Subjects Marks
First professional MBBS At the end of one and half a year Anatomy
Physiology
Biochemistry
500
400
400
Second professional MBBS At the end of another one year Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
Community Medicine
300
300
Third Professional MBBS At the end of another one year Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Pathology
Microbiology
300
300
300
Final professional MBBS At the end of another one and a half year Medicine (Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Psychiatry)
Surgery (General Surgery, Orthopedics, Eye, ENT)
Gynecology and Obstetrics
500
500
500
Total 4300


Internship: MBBS

Internship training is an integral part of medical education and accredited by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council. After qualifying the final MBBS examination, new doctors are provided with provisional registration from BMDC for hospital practice. After satisfactory completion of one year internship training, BMDC gives full registration.


Course Curriculum: BDS

Duration: 4 years Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Examinations:

• Four Professional Examinations are conducted by the University of Dhaka.
• The Professional BDS Examinations (1st to 4th) are held either on February or August of each year.
• Each subject under the yearly course is divided into certain number of card examinations. To appear at the professional examinations all students have to complete assigned cards in particular year.
• Pass mark for University examination for written, oral and practical/clinical examinations is 60% individually.
• Student passing in the regular BDS Examination will be eligible to obtain honors (75% marks) and place (up to 10th place) in order of merit.


Schedule and Marks of the Professional Examination:

Examinations Timing Subjects Marks
First professional BDS At the end of one and half a year Anatomy with Histology
Physiology with Biochemistry
Science of Dental Materials
200
200
200
Second professional BDS At the end of another one year General and Dental
Pharmacology
Pathology and Microbiology
Dental Public Health
Oral Anatomy and Physiology
200
200
200
200
Third Professional BDS At the end of another one year General Medicine
General Surgery
Microbiology
200
200
200
Final professional BDS At the end of another one and a half year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
Prosthodontics
Orthodontics
Pediatric Dentistry
300
300
300
300
300
Total 3500


Internship: BDS

After passing the final Professional BDS Examination of the University of Dhaka, a graduate has to undergo one year Internship in the Kumudini Women’s Medical College Hospital. Internship program will be conducted as per Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC) prescribed rules. After successful completion of Internship, all interns will be eligible to receive registration from BM&DC.