Rangpur Community Medical College is one of the best medical colleges in Bangladesh. The college was established with the constant efforts of Dr. Md. Mofizuddin Sarker who dreamt of providing the high standard of medical education and services to the poor & deprived rural people of North Bengal. Dr. Md. Mofizuddin Sarker started a private clinic in Rangpur in 1975 with the name Nazimuddin Poly Clinic.
This clinic was the first clinic in north bengal. After Dr. Md. Mofizuddin Sarker’s death, his family members and some other enthusiastic persons of Rangpur established 100 bedded Doctors Community Hospital (Pvt.) Ltd. in the year 2000. The hospital was headed by his son Mr. Md. Nazmul Ahasan Sarker.
With the increase in demand of dental surgeons in the country and abroad, Rangpur Dental College was started as the first and only private dental college in North Bengal in 2001 and was run under the management of Doctor Community Hospital (Pvt) Ltd. Students from various countries like India, Nepal etc. joined the hospital. Rangpur dental College was named as “The Best private Dental College” by the ministry of Health, Govt. of Bangladesh.
The significant efforts of the doctors and staff of Rangpur Dental College and Doctors Community Hospital (Pvt) Ltd. insisted the the Ministry of Health to start Rangpur Community Medical College in the year 2008. The first batch of 50 students was started in the year 2008. RCMC is dedicated to make quality doctors both by medical knowledge and ethical standards.
The curriculum of the MBBS course of Rangpur Community Medical College is designed according to the curriculum of Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council Act 2002 and the rules & regulations followed by the Rajshahi University. The duration of MBBS in Rangpur Community medical College is five years including one year internship training at RCMC Hospital. The college strictly follows the guidelines and norms set by the Ministry of Health; Government of Bangladesh.
The students from many countries like India, Nepal, Sri Lanka apply every year to get admission in Rangpur Community Medical College. The campus of the college provides a healthy environment. The hostels are equipped with all the basic facilities and needs like water supply, heating, air conditioning etc. There are many other activity centres in the campus like a gym, sports complex, activity centres and many more.
The students are encouraged to participate in various activities, sports, seminars and projects. The hostels are well secured with 24X7 guards.