Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College
LOCATION AND COMMUNICATION
Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet is situated in divisional headquarter of Sylhet Division and located at Ragib-Rabeya Medical College Road, Pathantula, Sylhet, Bangladesh. Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet which is about 225 km from Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Sylhet is the land of saints and sufis and may be termed as the spiritual centre of Bangladesh. It is surrounded by lush tea gardens, hills and valleys in a picturesque landscape. It has an excellent rail, road, air and river communications linking with capital City Dhaka as well as Port City Chittagong. It takes only 22 minutes by air from Dhaka to Sylhet and 41/2 hours by road.
The college has two 10 storied twin tower near the hospital building. Six floors of each building are now completed and the remaining four floors of each building are to be completed very soon. At present, the college is having 3,64,600 sft. After completion of the 10 storied twin tower the total floor space of the college will be 5,13,300 sft.
YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT
Janab Dr. Ragib Ali – A renowned Philanthropist
PERMISSION OF THE GOVERNMENT
RECOGNITION OF THE COLLEGE
Recognized by Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC).
Affiliated with Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet (A renowned public university).
ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ADMISSION OF FOREIGN STUDENTS
ENLISTMENT OF MEDICAL COLLEGE IN THE WORLD DIRECTORY OF MEDICAL SCHOOLS:
Enlisted in the World Directory of Medical Schools, published by WHO.
ENLISTMENT OF MEDICAL COLLEGE IN THE INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL EDUCATION DIRECTORY (IMED)
Enlisted in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED). Required to apply for USMLE examination by ECFMG, USA for job/post-graduate training in the USA and North American countries.
RECOGNITION OF THE POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:
Postgraduate training in the hospital is recognized by Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons (BCPS) in the following departments; which is required for postgraduate study:
|1. Medicine||6. Otolaryngology||11. Dermatology|
|2. Surgery||7. Psychiatry||12. Physical Medicine|
|3. Obs. & Gynae||8. Pathology||13. Radiology & Imaging|
|4. Paediatric||9. Orthopedics|
|5. Ophthalmology||10. Cardiology.|
Medical Education Unit with modern equipment
Common rooms for male and female students
Annual Magazines and wall magazines
Debates and Seminars
Games and Sports (indoor & outdoor)
An incentive for teachers for their research works and publications.
Study tour facilities:
The hostel is available both for boy’s & ladies students and also for international students.
Audio-visual types of equipment:
Classrooms are well equipped with modern audio-visual appliances. The college has its own computer, internet, e-mail, website and intercom facilities.
Cafeteria and canteen:
College possess a nice cafeteria students may avail cafeteria canteen facilities in cheaper rate.
The student’s attendance is recorded. The guardians have informed of their wards attendance periodically.
Student assessed through periodic class examinations (Written, Oral and Practical, card completion and clinical examinations OSCE & OSPE) as per BMDC course curriculum.
Dormitory facilities available for male and female students.
Guardians advice on college affair is welcome.
Academic division is responsible for teaching medical students in accordance with the curriculum laid down by Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council for MBBS degree from Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Sylhet. The teaching doctrine employed by the college is based on the principle that provides a structured process of institutional teaching, which combines continuity and candor with an absolute obsession for perfection. The aim is to turn each and every medical student into medical men and women of advanced knowledge and expertise capable of matching the challenge of the 21st century in terms of handling suffering humanity.
1. Bangladeshi students: To take part in admission test the candidate must have Physics Chemistry and Biology in HSC course. Eligibility for admission will be determined as per rules laid by Ministry of health & family welfare.
2. Foreign students: They will be selected on viva-voce examination on the fulfillment of prerequisite, i.e. qualification equivalent to SSC & HSC and equivalence in conformity with the rules of Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh.
B. Admission procedure : (for Bangladeshi students)
• Candidates for admission are selected through admission test conducted by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Bangladesh.
• Notice for admission of students into the first-year class is advertised in the daily newspapers and website.
• Selection is made on the basis of merit score/position of admission test which conducted by DGHS.
A foreign student who desires to get admission in Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet Bangladesh following documents will be needed:
a. A person who has passed the secondary school certificate examination before the year 2011 will not be eligible and who has passed the higher secondary certificate examination (A level – I.Sc.) in the year 2013 and 2014 will be eligible for admission in the 1st year MBBS course for the session 2014-2015.
b. As per instruction of our government, the foreign students who desire admission in medical & dental colleges in Bangladesh are required to submit photocopy of SSC & HSC/equivalent certificates and mark sheets duly attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of their own country to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh through the High Commission/Embassy of their own country at Dhaka for onward submission to DGHS mentioning the name of the college where the student wishes to get admission. The High Commission/Embassy will submit these certificates and mark sheets to the directorate general of health services (DGHS), Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh for determination of equivalence with that of the local students.
Selection will be confirmed after receiving equivalence certificate from Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
A student is required to pay the following amount at the time of admission:
FEES (FOR BANGLADESHI STUDENTS )
|1)||Following amount to be paid at the time of admission:|
|a) Admission fee||Tk. 13,90,000.00|
|b) Intern allowance||Tk. 1,80,000.00|
|c) Tuition fee (3 months advance)||Tk. 24,000.00|
|2)||Fees structure (Tuition fee) will be as follows:|
|a.Tuition fee: Tk. 8,000.00 Per month (for all Phases).|
Bangladeshi students will have to pay a total amount of Tk.15,94,000.00 (Fifteen lac ninety-four thousand only) at the time of admission.
All the financial transaction with this college is to be made through TT to Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College & Hospital, Sylhet, Bangladesh, Account No. 0021-0320000249, Swift Code No- TTBLBDDH021 maintained with Trust Bank Limited, Sylhet Corporate Branch, Chowhatta, Sylhet, Bangladesh mentioning the name, batch and roll number of the student for whom the payment is made.